Quiz Me! - Era: Progressive Era Test your knowledge about the Progressive Era! 1 / 10 Which of the following resulted from the ratification of the 18th Amendment? Congress failed to pass legislation necessary to enforce the 18th Amendment. People like Carrie Nation conducted marches to destroy bars and saloons across the nation. Places called “speakeasies” where illegal alcoholic beverages were sold sprang up around the nation. Congress realized immediately that the 18th Amendment would be impossible to enforce and repealed it. 2 / 10 The Federal Reserve System today is supervised by which of the following? A 7-member Board of Governors appointed by the President w/Senate approval The United States Senate Commerce committee The Interstate Commerce Commission The U. S. House of Representatives Ways and Means committee 3 / 10 Which of the following laws was the 1st consumer protection law? Federal Reserve Act Clean Air Act Meat Inspection Act Pure Food & Drug Act 4 / 10 Women’s suffrage was granted in 1920 with the ratification of the Nineteenth Amendment during this president’s administration. Warren G. Harding Franklin Delano Roosevelt Woodrow Wilson Theodore Roosevelt 5 / 10 Creating national parks, expanding eminent domain, fighting for a “square deal” for Americans, this president was known for using the “bully pulpit” to make his ideas happen. William Howard Taft Grover Cleveland William McKinley Theodore Roosevelt 6 / 10 After working hard to pass the Nineteenth Amendment, Carrie Chapman Catt then founded the - League of Women Voters settlement house, Hull House NWSA (National Woman Suffrage Association) Children’s Bureau 7 / 10 Which third-party’s ideas for reforms are listed above? Agrarian Party Prohibition Party Populist Party Green Party 8 / 10 Who is this past president whose motto “Speak softly and carry a big stick. ” described his philosophy on foreign policy? Warren G. Harding Franklin Delano Roosevelt Woodrow Wilson Theodore Roosevelt 9 / 10 Who did the Populist Party represent? Farmers Women Labor Investors 10 / 10 The Pure Food and Drug Act was adopted in which time period? Post-Civil War Period Anti-Trusr Period Progressive Era Gilded Age Your score is Try another 10!