How did the Triangle Shirtwaist Factory fire affect industrial reforms?.
Question 1. Question : (TCO 4) The Spanish who settled in Florida and New Mexico were primarily
Student Answer: conquistadors.
Question 2. Question : (TCO 1) The Jamestown colony was established by
Student Answer: a joint-stock company.
an aristocratic explorer.
Question 3. Question : (TCO 1) What made Rhode Island unique?
Student Answer: Religious dissenters founded the colony.
Colonists bought the land from Native Americans.
Suspected witches were tried and executed there.
Colonists agreed to separate church and state.
Question 4. Question : (TCO 4) Slave traders from the colonies
Student Answer: supported the kidnapping of Africans.
directly seized Africans for enslavement.
worked to remedy the poor conditions of the Middle Passage.
profited from the poor conditions of the Middle Passage.
Question 5. Question : (TCO 2) The French and Indian War was also called
Student Answer: King Georges War.
Seven Years War.
Question 6. Question : (TCO 2) At the First Continental Congress, delegates represented every colony except
Student Answer: Georgia.
Question 7. Question : (TCO 2) The Battle of Lexington was part of a strategy by the British to suppress the colonists by
Student Answer: disarming the militia.
capturing Patrick Henry.
laying siege to Boston.
Question 8. Question : (TCO 2) General Washington won the Battle of Trenton primarily because
Student Answer: the enemy troops did not speak English.
the weather was cold.
his troops outnumbered enemy troops.
he surprised the enemy.
Question 9. Question : (TCO 9) Congress called a convention to revise the Articles of Confederation because
Student Answer: states wanted the power to regulate commerce.
state governments called for a new constitution.
the federal government wanted states to collect taxes.
the federal government needed to be made stronger.
Question 10. Question : (TCO 1) The Constitution divides government power
Student Answer: among many different states.
among multiple branches of national government.
among representatives of the people.
between state and national government.
Question 11. Question : (TCOs 1 and 2) Identify and describe the main provisions of the Constitution of 1787. Make sure you analyze the compromises made at the convention to ensure the passage of the new federal constitution. Then discuss the formation of Americas first two political parties, the Democratic-Republicans and the Federalists. What were the major differences, and who were the best-known members of each party? Make sure you use enough details to support your answer.
Grade Details – All Questions
Question 1. Question : (TCO 10) Which group discouraged immigrants from joining American culture?
Student Answer: Settlement houses
Question 2. Question : (TCO 2) The primary reason that people moved to cities was to
Student Answer: learn English.
find a job.
open a store.
join a settlement house.
Question 3. Question : (TCO 6) Under the spoils system, politicians
Student Answer: lowered tariffs to increase profits.
investigated corrupt practices among officials.
instituted civil service reforms.
awarded government jobs to party loyalists.
Question 4. Question : (TCO 10) How did the Triangle Shirtwaist Factory fire affect industrial reforms?
Student Answer: Managers began locking the exits of factories.
Progressives began to focus on other areas for reforms.
Congress passed laws that increased the work day to 12 hours.
Cities and states began passing laws to make workplaces safer.
Question 5. Question : (TCO 6) Most U.S. casualties during the Spanish-American War were caused by
Student Answer: disease.
Question 6. Question : (TCO 7) What nation informed American authorities about the Zimmermann note?
Student Answer: Germany
Question 7. Question : (TCO 7) Which nation was forced to pay reparations after World War I?
Student Answer: France
The United States
Question 8. Question : (TCO 11) During the 1920s, the stock market
Student Answer: rose sharply.
Question 9. Question : (TCO 11) Which President was named Silent Cal?
Student Answer: Herbert Hoover
Warren G. Harding
Question 10. Question : (TCO 11) Which economic factors led to the Great Depression?
Student Answer: Underproduction, disparity of wealth, low interest rates, and low stock speculation
Underproduction, high consumption, low interest rates, and high stock speculation
Overproduction, disparity of wealth, limited money supply, and high stock speculation
Overproduction, high consumption, limited money supply, and low stock speculation
Instructor Explanation: Chapter 22
Question 11. Question : (TCOs 6 and 7) Identify and explain at least two causes of World War II. Then analyze Americas foreign policy before the war, and describe how that policy changed as the war progressed. Be sure to include a discussion of how the Battle of Britain influenced American opinion. Make sure you use enough details to support your answer.