Ch.7 Study guide

Ch.7 Study guide

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What are charitable aid organizations that helped immigrants cope with problems? Churches provided financial and spiritual help
What tried to impose literacy tests on all immigrants? Immigration Restriction league impose the tests
What helped the creation of suburbs? The rise of mass transit
What made up the middle class in the late 1800's? Factory workers and office workers
What made city life worse for the poor? low paying jobs and poor housing
What were the goals of the Social Gospel? To apply christian teachings too society
What laws required parents to send their children to school? Compulsory education laws
What is Yellow Journalism? Comic strips reflected news of the world
What sport in the Victorian era encouraged women to participate? Basket ball
Were there any immigrants deported? If so, Why? yes usually because of background sickness,and mental disorders
Were there any government assistant programs set up for the poor in the late 1800's? yes mostly through charitable organzations

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