(Q001) The poem by Emma Lazarus including "huddled masses yearning to breathe free" is located on which American landmark?
Statue of Liberty
FEEDBACK: See Complete page 591; See Seagull page 604; Focus Question - "What factors combined to make the United States a mature industrial society after the Civil War?"; Difficulty - Moderate; Topic - Political history/Introduction
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(Q003) Founded in 1867, this group claimed more than 700,000 members in the mid-1870s, who called on state governments to establish fair freight rates and warehouse charges.
Railroad Workers United
the Greenback-Labor Party
the Union of Freight Workers
FEEDBACK: See Complete page 635; See Seagull page 646; Focus Question - "Was the Gilded Age political system effective in meeting its goals?"; Difficulty - Easy; Topic - Economic history/Political Conflict in the States
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(Q004) Elk v. Wilkins (1884) stated that
the rights guaranteed by the Fourteenth and Fifteenth Amendments did not apply to American Indians.
"greenback" money was to be taken out of circulation to benefit U.S. trading relationships with European nations.
a state board was to be established to eliminate railroad rate discrimination.
only the federal government could regulate interstate commerce.
FEEDBACK: See Complete page 627; See Seagull page 638; Focus Question - "How was the West transformed economically and socially in this period?"; Difficulty - Easy; Topic - Cultural history/Are Native Americans American?