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Chapter 7 Quiz

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1.

In 1900, the largest numbers of immigrants came from

 

(A)

Central America

 

(B)

Africa

 

(C)

Europe

 

(D)

Asia

  

2.

New immigrants settled in cities for all these reasons EXCEPT

 

(A)

lower costs of living

 

(B)

convenience

 

(C)

ethnic communities

 

(D)

better housing

  

3.

Jane Addams is known for helping immigrants and others through

 

(A)

settlement houses

 

(B)

dumbbell tenements

 

(C)

row houses

 

(D)

boardinghouses

  

4.

An organized group that traded favors for political and financial support was the

 

(A)

social reformers

 

(B)

political party

 

(C)

political machine

 

(D)

union activists

  

5.

The merit system countered the spoils system and awarded jobs in

 

(A)

city hall

 

(B)

civil service

 

(C)

foreign service

 

(D)

the military

  
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