Multiple Time Frames / Multiple Topics   (3)

Click on the correct answer

1 The best evidence that third or minor political parties have had a significant influence on United States history is that frequently?:
minor political parties have succeeded in dominating most state governments even though they could not control the federal government.
the membership of Congress has been so divided among several political parties that Congress could take no effective action.
many of the proposals of third parties have been adopted by a major party and some have been passed into law.
a minor party was replaced one of the two major parties in the 20c.

2 Thomas Jefferson, Andrew Jackson, and Andrew Johnson had which of the following in common?:
a plantation background.
a preference for a federal policy of laissez-faire toward economic growth.
a lifelong dislike of slavery.
a classical education.
an extensive admiration for European culture.

3                     We think the enforced separation of the races, as applied to the
                    internal commerce of the state, neither abridges the privileges
                    and immunities of the colored man, deprives him of his property
                    without due process of the law, nor denies him the equal
                    protection of the laws, within the meaning of the Fourteenth
                   Amendment . . . .

This statement is from the Supreme Court decision in which of the following cases?:
Dred Scott v. Sanford.
Brown v. Board of Education of Topeka, KS.
United States v. Cruikshank.
United States v. Peters.
Plessy v. Ferguson.

4 Which of the following did NOT occur between 1866 and 1900?:
the first federal anti-trust act was passed.
the Sioux Indians were subdued.
the Fourteenth Amendment was used by the courts to protect the rights and privileges of corporations.
the Federal Reserve Banking system was established.
William Jennings Bryan gave his famous "Cross of Gold" speech.

5 The Alliance for Progress in Latin America was most similar in purpose to the?:
NATO Alliance.
Eisenhower Doctrine.
Truman Doctrine.
creation of the OAU.
Marshall Plan.

6 The President whose election depended upon the decision of an Electoral Commission was?:
Rutherford B. Hayes.
Richard Nixon.
Benjamin Harrison.
Andrew Jackson.
Grover Cleveland.

7 Which of the following was intended to provide a more elastic currency?:
Independent Treasury Act.
Second Bank of the United States.
National Bank Act.
Federal Reserve Act.
Glass-Steagall Act.

8 Which famous American woman is NOT correctly matched to her accomplishments?:
Jane Addams founded Hull House, the first settlement house in America.
Mary Lyon, pioneering woman educator, founded Mount Holyoke College.
Susan B. Anthony advocated women's suffrage.
Frances Willard advocated better treatment of the insane before the Civil War.
Frances Perkins was the first woman cabinet member, Secretary of Labor under FDR.

9 Keynesian economic are commonly associated with the?:
election of 1896.
Nixon administration.
Roaring Twenties.
Wilson administration.
New Deal era.

10 The principle of implied powers in the Constitution was established in the case of?:
Marbury v. Madison.
McCulloch v. Maryland.
Fletcher v. Peck.
Korematsu v. United States.
Roe v. Wade.