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Montgomery Ward and Sears Roebuck were the first to: include

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Montgomery Ward and Sears Roebuck were the first to:

include sporting goods departments.

allow immigrants to purchase their goods.

provide mail-order catalogs to satisfy consumer needs in rural areas.

provide credit for customers.
Under the leadership of Emilio Aguinaldo, Filipinos began fighting in 1899 for their independence from __________.


the United States

Great Britain

In its efforts to help workers, the American Federation of Labor sought:

the acceptance of women into the labor force on an equal basis with men.

national legislation regarding collective bargaining.

to include racial minorities, immigrants, and unskilled laborers as part of the organization.

pay increases, improved working conditions, and shortened hours.
In a prime example of nativism, Congress passed the Chinese Exclusion Act in 1882. This legislative act did all of the following EXCEPT:

restrict Chinese immigration.

deport all Chinese currently in the nation.

limited the civil rights of resident Chinese.

forbade the naturalization of Chinese residents.
The Grange attempted to counteract economic hardships by:

forming third political party.

demanding the destruction of the national bank.

persuading the federal government to lower the tariff on agricultural goods.

forming market cooperative and fighting the monopolistic practices of grain wholesalers.
During the Gilded Age, all of the following factors contributed to the stagnation of the southern economy EXCEPT:

a dependence on northern capital.

reliance on cotton.

high wages demanded by southern laborers.

the legacy of slavery.
In the 1896 case of Plessy v. Ferguson, the U.S. Supreme Court upheld the practice of:

separate but equal public facilities.

disenfranchisement on the basis of race.

use of the "grandfather clause."

separation of powers within the state governments.
The Populist party recognized the Democratic coup in 1892 when:

the Republicans defeated it.

it nominated William Jennings Bryan for president.

it formed an alliance with the Republican party.

it failed to garner popular support for its own presidential nominee.
When it was first created in 1887, the Interstate Commerce Commission was designed to regulate:



all interstate companies.

Which of the following became a national holiday in 1894?


Veteran's Day

President's Day

Labor Day
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