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Became president of the United states when he was only 43 years old. He gained the reputation of smart energetic, and opinionated. Theodore Roosevelt
Roosevelt created a program that he used office and its powers convince americans of the need for change and to push through his reform proposals. The goals of the programmer to keep the wealthy and powerful from taking advantage of small business owners and the poor. Square Deal
It provided federal agents to inspect any meat sold across state lines, and required federal inspection of meat processing plants. Meat Inspection Act
Placed the same controls on other foods and on medicines. Also banned the interstate shipment of impure food and the mislabeling of food and drugs. Pure Food And Drug Act
A california naturalist whose efforts had led to congress to create yosemite national park in 1890. John Muir
Roosevelt drew on the ideas of the "rational use" ideas of this person, who led to the Division of Forestry in the U.S. department of Agriculture. Gifford Pinchot
(acronym) Congress passed this in 1902, which gave the federal government the power to divide where and how water would be distributed. NRA
Roosevelt traveled around the country speaking about this. A program to restore the government's trustbusting power. New Nationalism
The taft-Roosevelt battle split the republican party as an election neared. Progressives bolted from the republican party and set up this party. Progressive Party
In 1906, Roosevelt got congress to pass this, which gave the ICC strong enforcement powers. Hepburn Act
Democrats gained an opportunity for this candidate to win. Woodrow Wilson
William shaped his ideas into this program. New Freedom
gave congress the power to do. sixteenth amendment
acronym that made wilson push the congress to pass. FRA
In 1914 william persuaded congress to create this. FTC
acronym congress passed which strengthened earlier antitrust laws. CAA
due to the gilded age this emerged in the 1890s. progressivism
a community center that provided social services to the urban poor. Settlement house
an election which citizens themselves vote to elect nominees for upcoming elections. Direct primary
gave citizens the power to remove public servants from the office before their terms ended. Recall
she belived that women were hurt by the unfair prices of goods they had to buy to run their homes. Florence Kelley
She thought that family life and womens health would improve if mothers had less children. Margaret Sanger
acronym for people trying to get the voting rights of women. NAWSA
to make america great again. Americanization
separate but equal acronym. PVF
groups that made loans and provided legal assistance. Mutualistas

Progressive Era Review Crossword

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The banning of alcoholic beverages Prohibition
Journalists who wrote about the corrupt side of business and public life in mass circulation magazines during the 20th Century muckrakers
Book written by Sinclair focusing on the conditions of the meatpacking industry The Jungle
Dictated strict cleanliness for meatpackers and created the program of federal meat inspection Meat Inspection Act
The National Association for the Advancement of Colored People. Wanted Equality for All Races NAACP
Another name for the Progressive Party and name used for when Roosevelt ran again against Taft Bull Moose Party
Strictly limited the distribution of free passes, a common form of bribery, Also ICC Power to set maximum railroad rates Hepburn Act
Granted Women the Right to Vote in 1919 Nineteenth Amendment
What became, by 1911, the largest women’s group in the nation’s history? (abbrev) WCTU
The Seventeenth amendment called for the direct, popular election of____ Senators
One of the co – founders of the National Women Suffrage Association Susan B Anthony
Who promised, during the presidential election of 1908. to lower tariffs, then raised them once taking office? William Taft
European war that brought an end to the Progressive movement World War I
Became the president as a result of the Election of 1912? Woodrow Wilson
Progressive women's reformer who led the settlement house movement Jane Addams
Supreme Court decision that allowed Jim Crow segregation in the south Plessy v Ferguson
African American reformer who stressed self-improvement for blacks and is known for his "Atlanta Compromise" speech Booker T Washington
Aggressive African American Reformer who led the 1905 Niagra Movement WEB DuBois
Low-cost multi family housing often associated with the urban problems of the Gilded Age Tenmenet
Established a graduated income tax Sixteenth Amendment
Heavily regulated big business; supported unions Clayton Anti-Trust Act
The various reform goals of Roosevelt's presidency are also known as the Square Deal
Movement that stressed to honor God, people must put aside their own desires & help other people, especially the poor Social Gospel Movement

Progressives Crossword

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writer who uncovers and exposes misconduct in politics or business muckraker
a photographer who exposed the crowded, unsafe, and unsanitary conditions of tenement living Jacob Riis
reform movement that emerged in the late 19th century that sought to improve society by applying Christian principles Social Gospel
community center organized at the turn of the 20th century to provide social services to the urban poor settlement house
leading figure in the settlement house movement who opened Hull House Jane Addams
process by which voters can remove elected officials from office before their terms end recall
movement aimed at stopping alcohol abuse and the problems created by it temperance movement
a nurse who thought that family life and women's health would improve if mothers had fewer children, so she opened the first birth control clinic Margaret Sanger
the right to vote suffrage
helped form the National Association of Colored Women to help families in need Ida Wells
amendment that gave women the right to vote Nineteenth Amendment
told blacks to move slowly toward racial progress by working hard Booker Washington
urged African Americans to demand all the rights guaranteed by the Constitution immediately WEB DuBois
war hero who became President in 1901 when Mckinley was killed Teddy Roosevelt
President Roosevelt's program of reforms to keep the wealthy and powerful from taking advantage of small business owners and the poor Square Deal
law that allowed the government to inspect meat sold across state lines and required federal inspection of meat processing plants Meat Inspection Act
law that gave the government the power to decide where and how water would be distributed through the building and management of dams and irrigation projects National Reclamation Act
became President in 1912 because of the split in the Republican Party Woodrow Wilson
President Wilson's program to place government controls on corporations in order to benefit small businesses New Freedom
amendment that gave Congress the authority to levy an income tax Sixteenth Amendment
law that placed national banks under the control of the Federal Reserve Board Federal Reserve Act
government agency established to identify monopolistic business practices, false advertising, and dishonest labeling Federal Trade Commission
law that strengthened the Sherman Antitrust Act Clayton Antitrust Act
limited railroad employees' workday to eight hours Adamson Act
gave wages to temporarily disabled employees Workingman's Compensation Act

Progressive and Imperialism Vocabulary Crossword

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Description by President Roosevelt of his personal approach to current social problems. Square Deal
A landmark federal statue passed by Congress in 1890. Sherman Anti-trust Act
Further its aims in Latin America and East Asia through use of its economic power. Dollar Diplomacy
Refers to negotiating peacefully with other nations. Big Stick Policy
Convinced that all of Latin America was vulnerable to European attack. Roosevelt Corollary
Canal across the Isthmus of Panama, connecting the Atlantic and Pacific Oceans. Panama Canal
System in which support is given only to countries whose beliefs are analogous. Moral Diplomacy
Protection of equal privileges among countries trading with China. Open Door Policy
Style of newspaper reporting that emphasized sensationalism over facts. Yellow Journalism
Political party formed primarily to express the agrarian protest of the late 19th century. Populist Party
Applied to a variety of responses to the economic and social problems rapid industrialization introduced to America. Progressive
An action that involves a country extending its power by the acquisition of territories. Imperialism
Indicated complete abstinence, meaning no drinking of alcohol. Temperance Movement
The origin of the income tax. 16th Amendment
Senators were elected by state legislatures. 17th Amendment
Caused by the widespread belief that the consumption of alcohol was deteriorating America's health. 18th Amendment
Granted women the right to vote. 19th Amendment
Ratified into the U.S. Constitution on January 23,1933. 20th Amendment
Result of the failed prohibition of alcohol in the United States. 21st Amendment
All citizens vote to select nominees for upcoming elections. Direct Primary
A petition signed by a certain minimum number of registered voters can force a public vote. Initiative
Voters can remove an elected official from office through a direct vote before the term has ended. Recall
Direct vote in which an entire electorate is asked to vote on a particular proposal. Referendum
An act signed by President Roosevelt that prohibited the sale of adulterated or misbranded livestock and derived products. Meat Inspection Act
Legislation that would prevent" the manufacture, sale, or transportation of adulterated or misbranded or poisonous or deleterious foods, drugs or medicines, and liquors. Pure Food And Drug Act

Congress Crossword

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Powers of the government described in the constitution Delegated powers
Powers not specifically stated in the constitution Implied Powers
Removal of federal officers impeachment
Review, monitoring, and supervision over federal programs oversight
2 house congress bicameral
Number of members each state sends to the house of reps based on population apportionment
Divide into new political districts redistricting
population count every 10 years cencus
Group of people elected to serve or act upon a particular matter committee
Meeting of members of a legislative body that belong to a political party caucus
Legislative leader elected by the party members holding the majority of seats in the House of Reps majorityleader
Party leader elected by the minority party in the house minorityleader
Leader of a party in a legislative assembly floorleader
Member of congress who aids minority/majority leaders of congress whip
Manipulate the boundaries to favor one party gerrymandering
permanent committee that oversees bils that deal with specifc issues standingcommittee
Temporary committee established for a limited time and for a special purpose selectcommittee
Meeting of committees to settles arguments between two branches conferencecommittee
Powers not directly elated to the making of new laws nonlegislativepowers
a draft of a proposed law bill

U.S. Government Crossword

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a politically organized body of people usually occupying a definite territory state
the powers shared by the federal and state governments concurrent powers
the powers that the constitution neither gives to congress nor denies to the states reserved powers
the powers given to Congress rather than to the states delegated powers
people who are chosen to speak and act for their fellow citizens;elected by a state Senators
people who are chosen to speak and act for their fellow citizens; elected by a district Representatives
relating to a crime criminal cases
advisors to the President cabinet
two house legislature bicameral
a case relating to the rights of citizens civil case
interprets laws to see what they mean and whether they are constitutional Judicial Branch
a system that allows each branch of government to limit the powers of the other two checks and balances
a trial where a group of tweleve people listens to the evidence and decides who wins the case jury trial
listed powers for Congress; the great laundry list of congressional chores enumerated powers
the House of Representatives accusing the President of wrongdoing impeach
a group of lawmakers which is divided into 2 smaller groups Congress
action by a President refusing to approve a bill passed by Congress veto
law making branch Legislative Branch
an idea for a law that has been written down bill
more than half majority
executes or carries out laws Executive Branch
less than half minority
there is no jury so the judge gives the verdict bench trial
asking an appellate court to review a case appeal

US History Crossword Puzzle

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major ideas found in the US Constitution of limiting the power to tax and right to a fair trial Magna Carta
foundation for American government for freedoms such as freedom of speech and a trial by jury English Bill of Rights
written mostly by Jefferson to list the grievances against Great Britain and to declare independence from Great Britain DOI
Gave freedom to the slaves in all of the states 13th Amendment
required states to give citizenship to all citizens born in the US 14th Amendment
gave African American men the right to vote 15th Amendment
created a graduated income tax 16th Amendment
provided a direct election of senators 17th Amendment
gave women the right to vote 19th Amendment
ended poll taxes 24th Amendment
the right of 18 years old to vote 26th Amendment
document, which formed the first government of the US near the end of the American Revolution. States had more power than the national government. AOC
a document outlining the basic form and rules of the US government US Constitution
essays written by James Madison, Alexander Hamilton, and John Jay to support the ratification of the Constitution Federalist Papers
first 10 amendments to the Constitution guaranteeing individual liberties and due process Bill of Rights
peace plan issued by Wilson that called for freedom of the seas, reduction of armaments, and end to secret diplomacy. Important part was the creation of the League of Nations a national peaces organiz Fourteen Points
treaty that ended WW2. Was extremely harsh on Germany Treaty of Versailles
Declaration by Truman to economically assist any country fighting communism after WW2. The declaration marked the beginning of the Containment Policy Truman Doctrine

The Constitution and American Government Crossword

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set of fundamental principles and established precedents for the states and national government to follow Constitution
the government does not have absolute power over the people Constitutionalism
non-elected officials that make decisions unlike elected representatives Bureaucracy
first ten amendments added to the constitution Bill of Rights
when the people rule over the government and its power Democracy
thought of one’s own belief/actions cannot be controlled by another force-unless said actions hinder or hurt another Liberty
representation based off of population of a state and are elected House of Representatives
where each branch of government is separated Separation of Powers
where branches of government are divided and share power to keep the other in check and balance Checks and Balances
when the courts see if an act is constitutional or not Judicial Review
natural rights of life, liberty, and property that the government cannot impede or take away Inalienable Rights
when the states remained sovereign and independent, and the national government had little to no power over the states. Gov could make treaties and alliances, but could not tax Articles of Confederation
idea of devolution, to give back power from the federal gov to the state gov New Federalism
separation of power between the state and national government Federalism
powers shared by the federal and state government Concurrent Powers
Article 8 in the Constitution, limited Congress powers (i.e: lay and collect taxes, to establishing post offices) and created the criteria of laws to be “necessary and proper” Enumerated Powers
laid the groundwork for Judicial review, where the judicial branch reprimanded Congress and created a structurally sound power in the courts Marbury vs Madison
Congress can regulate anything relating to commerce (imports/exports of goods and services) Commerce Clause

Chapter 17: Reconstruction Crossword

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A process that took place from 1865 till 1877. Reconstruction
It offered an official pardon to those who formerly supported the rebellion. Ten Percent Plan
A group that provided food, education, and legal help to certain poor southerners and freed-people. Freedmen's Bureau
This required African Americans to sign work contracts, creating working conditions to be very similar to ones as slaves. Black Codes
This made the south be divided into 5 districts and to be controlled by U.S. military commanders. Reconstruction Acts
This caused all remaining federal troops to be removed from the south. Compromise of 1877
These enforced segregation. Jim Crow Laws
This ruling allowed segregation in "separate-but-equal" facilities. Plessy v. Ferguson
When landowners provide land and materials for farming, and sharecroppers provide the labor. Sharecropping
A special payment people had to pay before voting. poll tax
Democrats who brought their party back to power in the south. Redeemers
Northern-born Republicans who had moved to the south after the war. Carpetbaggers
A change to the constitution that allowed male African Americans to vote. Fifteenth Amendment
Gave African Americans the same legal rights as white Americans. Civil Rights Act of 1866
It made slavery illegal throughout the United States. Thirteenth Amendment

The Progressive Era (1890-1920) Crossword

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The Progressive Era was period of widespread social activism and political______. REFORM
________ addressed major issues and problems in American society such as urbanization, industrialization and child labor. Progressivism
______ were journalists and novelists of the Progressive Era who sought to expose corruption in big business and government. MUCKRAKERS
________ antitrust act was the first measure passed by the U.S. Congress to prohibit monopolies. SHERMAN
In 1902 President ________ took J.P. Morgan’s Northern Securities Company to court for violating the Sherman Antitrust Act. ROOSEVELT
_______ Roosevelt served as the 26th president from 1901-1909. THEODORE
The National Child Labor __________ was established with the goal of abolishing all child labor COMMITTEE
The Pure Food and Drug Act and the Meat ______ Act were passed to protect the public’s health and welfare. INSPECTION
The ______ Act prohibited discrimination against railroad workers because of union membership and provided for mediation of railway labor disputes. ERDMAN
The Anthracite ______ Strike of 1902 was one of America's largest industrial strikes and saw President Roosevelt act as a mediator. COAL
The 1913 ______ Reserve Act established the Federal Reserve System FEDERAL
The _____ Antitrust Act revises the 1890 Sherman Antitrust Act and bans monopolistic and unfair business practices and affirms the right to go on strike. CLAYTON
The 19th Amendment is passed giving women the right to _____. VOTE

The Reconstruction Era Crossword

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A term that describes a former slave who was released from slavery. Freedmen
Amendment that abolished slavery. Thirteenth
Amendment that assured the rights of anyone, including African Americans, who were born in America. Fourteenth
This system of agriculture eventually led to legal slavery. his is when a tenant could use land in exchange for a portion of the crop harvested. Sharecropping
This Amendment gave African Americans the right to vote. Fifteenth
Northern whites who moved to the South and served as republican leaders during reconstruction for profit. Usually carried there belongings in a carpet bag. Carpetbaggers
Southern whites who supported republican policy throughout reconstruction. Scalawags
To kill by hanging without due process of the law. Lynch
To attempt to take a president out of office for high crimes. would be to ______ him/her. Impeach
Laws designed to enforce segregation of blacks from whites. Jim Crow Laws
Vice President to Lincoln; President after Lincoln's assassination. Johnson
Presidential power to keep congress from passing a law. President Johnson did this the most, using this power twenty-nine times. Veto
A clan started by ex confederate soldiers that used violence to try to restore democratic control to the South, and to keep white supremacy. Ku Klux Klan
Financial panic during Grant’s presidency which caused a market crash and many banks to close down. Panic of 1873
President after Johnson; Union general; Often refered to as a "Great General, Lousy President". Grant
A set of laws limiting the rights of freedmen in the South. Black Codes
A social system used to keep blacks separate from whites. Segregation
The period after the Civil War in which the South was rebuilt and reorganized before being readmitted to the Union. Reconstruction
Act/Law passed in 1866 intended to protect the right of African American. This act was vetoed by Johnson, but still passed by Congress. Civil Rights Act
An agency set of to aid former slaves in adjusting themselves to freedom. It provided food, clothing and work for them. FreedmensBureau