United States History Quiz Lesson 60-63                                            Name: ________________________________
Teacher : Mr. Cap   

Lesson # 60 Taft and the Presidency:

1.  Roosevelt did not seek election in 1908. He supported ___________________________ for president.

2.   Big Bill Taft  6' tall and weighing over 300 lbs.  He had a reputation for _____________ and ______________ above reproach.

3.  Taft continued Roosevelt's policy of " _____________________"

4.  Taft's foreign policy centered around "Dollar _____________________________________ " 

5.  Election of 1912 Progressive Party split from the Republicans and became the ____________ with Roosevelt as their leader.

6.  With the Republican Party split, Democratic nominee ________________________________________ became President

7.  Taft retired and served as the only man in history to serve first as President and then as ___________ of the Supreme Court.

Lesson # 61 Wilson and "New Freedom":

8.  President Woodrow Wilson  never lost his deep respect for the ________________________ and value of _________________.

9. President Wilson became the first President since John Adams to make a personal appearance before ___________________.

10.  Underwood-Simmons Bill  one of the most significant  __________________________ acts in American history.

11.  Income Tax was levied by the 16th Amendment. How does a Graduated income tax work? ________________________

Lesson # 62 Progressive Society:

12.  The ___________________________ was the center of life @ the turn of the century.  What replaced wood stoves and

      kerosene  lanterns?  ______________________________
                        
13.  In 1900 what was the life expectancy for males   and females?  _____________ yrs males, __________________ yrs females

14.  3.  What are X-rays and inoculations? _________________________________________________________________________

15.  Henry Ford started the assembly line and made cars so the average ______________________________ could afford one.

16. What name was given to the most famous automobile ever built. ____

17.    How did Henry Ford cut costs?__________________________________

18.  What other industries were stimulated?____________________________

19.  What did he establish near Detroit, Michigan? _______________________

20.  Wilbur and Orville ____________   made the first successful powered
       flight @ Kitty Hawk, North Carolina, on December 17, 1903.

21.  Who set important example for freemen, and discovered over 100 different uses for the peanut and sweet potato? _____________
 

22.  John ______________________ influenced progressive education "what ever works is right"

23.  Billy Sunday  AKA "_______________  __________________ " got many saved by "hitting the sawdust trail"

24.  Guglielmo Marconi  devised a _____________  ______________ system in 1896,  First commercial_____________station KDKA.

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Lesson # 63 Progressivism Evaluated:

Progressivism was a highly influential force in American history. Was it beneficial or harmful to the nation? 

Beneficial
Harmful
1. _______________________________________________


1. _______________________________________________

2. _______________________________________________

 

2.  _______________________________________________ 3. _______________________________________________
Conclusion: