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1.

All of these increased the pace of industrialization EXCEPT

 

(A)

high rates of immigration

 

(B)

the business cycle

 

(C)

a growing population

 

(D)

new inventions

  

2.

A key economic change brought about by the transcontinental railroad was

 

(A)

higher transportation costs

 

(B)

linking of East and West economies

 

(C)

less pressure on Native American land

 

(D)

the Centennial Exhibition

  

3.

A robber baron would form a trust to

 

(A)

increase philanthropy

 

(B)

break the unions

 

(C)

end competition

 

(D)

create a corporation

  

4.

The Gilded Age is best described as a time of

 

(A)

prosperity for all

 

(B)

fun and entertainment

 

(C)

gold booms

 

(D)

the rich getting richer

  

5.

Early strikes, such as the Pullman strike, often resulted in

 

(A)

violence against workers

 

(B)

pay raises for workers

 

(C)

better conditions

 

(D)

closing of sweatshops

  
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