Which innovation extended the number of hours in a day that Americans could work and play?
A. Bessemer process
B. telegraph technology
The answer is : D. electricityAuto answered|Score 1|sujaysen|Points 2203|User:
As farms became mechanized,
A. immigrants bought more land.
B. more people became farmers.
C. farmers moved to urban areas.
D. farm workers became rural entrepreneurs.Weegy:
d. Farm workers became rural entrepreneurs.Auto answered|Score 1|shifa saleheen|Points 9809|User:
Corporations had the important advantage of
A. being run by an individual or a family.
B. developing into monopolies.
C. reducing the financial risk for individual investors.
D. keeping prices highWeegy:
Corporations had the important advantage of C. reducing the financial risk for individual investors.Auto answered|Score 1|patmarone|Points 5442|User:
The ICC was formed to
A. oversee railroad operations.
B. control interstate commerce.
C. make new transportation laws.
D. regulate communications across state lines.Weegy:
It was formed to b.) control interstate commerce.Auto answered|Score 1|wedekind|Points 1112|User:
Traditionally, immigrants had come to America for economic opportunity and
A. social equality.
B. religious freedom.
C. superior education.
D. police protection.Weegy:
Traditionally, immigrants had come to America for economic opportunity and B. religious freedom. Auto answered|Score 1|debnjerry|Points 32994|User:
“The foreigner coming to these shores is more impressed at first by our skyscrapers. . . . In the daylight they are ugly. . . . But at night, seen from the river where they are columns towering against the sky, all sparkling with light, they are fairylike; they are beauty more satisfactory to the soul than anything man has dreamed since the Arabian nights.” —Mark Twain
Which statement indicates how Twain feels about what he is describing?
A. They are small and insignificant.
B. They are ugly at night.
C. They are beautiful at night.
D. They make the river look smalWeegy:
C. They are beautiful at night.Auto answered|Score .8721|patrick_hustla|Points 90|User:
How did mass culture signify a change in American life?
A. A class of trendsetters emerged from the middle class.
B. Americans became more alike in their purchasing.
C. The new middle-class strove to create a completely independent identity.
D. Rich and poor people used the exact same goods.Weegy:
B. Americans became more alike in their purchasing. Auto answered|Score 1|dwight bonnie|Points 120|User:
After the Civil War, the cost of living decreased because
A. consumers wanted imported goods.
B. sanitation and medical care improved.
C. men took public transportation to work.
D. technology made manufacturing more efficient.Weegy:
After the civil war, the cost of living decreased because D technology made manufacturing more efficient.Auto answered|Score 1|KuroNeko|Points 10|User:
How did Southern blacks lose rights in the years after the Thirteenth, Fourteenth, and Fifteenth amendments?
A. New amendments later limited black Southerners’ legal status.
B. Few black Southerners took advantage of their newfound freedoms.
C. Some white Southerners used state legislation, segregation, and violence to limit the freedoms of blacks.
D. Black Southerners did not lose any rights during these years.Weegy:
Some white southerners used various methods to limit the freedoms of blacksAuto answered|Score 1|KuroNeko|Points 10|User:
The Ku Klux Klan
A. supported black farmers.
B. helped freed slaves.
C. encouraged cooperation among farmers.
D. used violence and intimidation.Weegy:
... activity had grown among the hard-pressed farmers of the hill ... the aid of such organizations as the Ku Klux Klan ... [ dominated export agriculture and used black slaves. www.answers.com/topic/the-south
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The first great boom in the West was spurred by
A. the railroad.
Around 300 B.C., the culture of the ... decrease, but a revival of the mining industry, spurred by ... [ completion of the transcontinental railroad caused another boom. www.answers.com/topic/nevada
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Which of the following best describes Native Americans’ situation at the end of the Indian Wars?
A. They held onto their traditional homelands.
B. They were forced to move west or north or to live on reservations.
C. They lived traditional lives on reservations throughout the North.
D. They assimilated into American culture.Weegy:
Native Americans situation at the end of the Indian wars was B. They were forced to move west or north or to live on reservations
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Starting in the mid-1800s, hoards of people traveled to the West out of a desire to
A. live in urban environments.
B. strike it rich by finding gold or silver.
C. see the Pacific Ocean.
D. hunt buffalo.Weegy:
Starting in the mid-1800s, hoards of people traveled to the West out of a desire to B. strike it rich by finding gold or silver. Auto answered|Score 1|debnjerry|Points 32996|User:
How did the U.S. government respond to attacks by Sioux Indians in eastern Minnesota?
A. ignored the Sioux
B. negotiated treaties
C. occupied Minnesota
D. pushed the Sioux into the Dakotas Weegy:
... in Utah was the U.S. government ... Mass hanging of Sioux warriors in Mankato, Minnesota ... reported no armed attacks at all. [ However many did report harassment by Indians ... www.answers.com/topic/west-american
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How did railroads influence the growth of western territories?
A. The ability to bring in goods deterred industrial development.
B. Railroads spurred the foundation and expansion of towns along the western rail route.
C. Towns at the ends of railroad lines became ghost towns when the lines were extended.
D. Settlers moved away from Native American lands to follow the railroad routes.Weegy:
B. Railroads spurred the foundation and expansion of towns along the western rail route. Auto answered|Score 1|Butterflybaby|Points 215|
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