Quiz Me! - Era: Progressive Era Test your knowledge about the Progressive Era! 1 / 10 This notable woman was the first woman awarded the Nobel Peace Prize for her work promoting the rights of children, African Americans, and women and her work in the peace movement during World War I. Carrie Chapman Catt Ida B. Wells Jane Addams Alice Paul 2 / 10 What was the significance of the 18th Amendment? Women received the right to vote in national elections. The Senate approved a graduated income tax for the first time. The manufacture, transportation, and sale of alcohol except for medicinal purposes was prohibited in the United States. The nation ratified the amendment which allowed citizens to directly elect U.S. Senators. 3 / 10 After working hard to pass the Nineteenth Amendment, Carrie Chapman Catt then founded the - League of Women Voters NWSA (National Woman Suffrage Association) settlement house, Hull House Children’s Bureau 4 / 10 Which of the following resulted from the ratification of the 18th Amendment? People like Carrie Nation conducted marches to destroy bars and saloons across the nation. Congress realized immediately that the 18th Amendment would be impossible to enforce and repealed it. Places called “speakeasies” where illegal alcoholic beverages were sold sprang up around the nation. Congress failed to pass legislation necessary to enforce the 18th Amendment. 5 / 10 Which of the following laws was the 1st consumer protection law? Meat Inspection Act Clean Air Act Federal Reserve Act Pure Food & Drug Act 6 / 10 This militant suffragist alienated some suffragists with more moderate views by actions such as burning President Woodrow Wilson’s speeches, a daily picket in front of the White House and beginning a H unger strike while she was in jail for a peaceful march for Women’s suffrage. Elizabeth Cady Stanton Alice Paul Carrie Chapman Catt Susan B. Anthony 7 / 10 Which of the following are supervised by the National Park Service? Yellowstone National Park The White House The National Mall in Washington D.C. All of the above 8 / 10 Women’s suffrage was granted in 1920 with the ratification of the Nineteenth Amendment during this president’s administration. Theodore Roosevelt Warren G. Harding Franklin Delano Roosevelt Woodrow Wilson 9 / 10 The Meat Inspection Act applied to which of the following? Only products processed in the United States Only products processed by intra-state meat processing plants Products processed in the U. S. and products imported from other countries Only products processed imported from other countries 10 / 10 Who is this past president whose motto “Speak softly and carry a big stick. ” described his philosophy on foreign policy? Theodore Roosevelt Warren G. Harding Franklin Delano Roosevelt Woodrow Wilson Your score is Try another 10!