Chapter 7 Guide

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What are charitable aid organizations that helped immigrants cope with problems? Benevolent Societies
What tried to impose literacy tests on all immigrants? The immigration restriction league, they did it to see if they would be able to comprehend different languages.
What helped the creation of suburbs? It helped with population growth, mass transit.
What made up the middle class in the late 1800's? Five jobs that made up the middle class were accounting, store clerks, engineers, salespeople, and managers.
What made city life worse for the poor? Housing limitations, which brought up the prices on rent.
What were the goals of the Social Gospel? They wanted to apply christian religious principles.
What laws required parents to send their children to school? Compulsory education laws, they had no government support.
What is Yellow Journalism? Sensationalistic journalism
What sport in the Victorian era encouraged women to participate? Basketball
Were there any immigrants deported? If so, Why? Yes, if they had criminal backgrounds, health problems, or contagious diseases.
Were there any government assistant programs set up for the poor in the late 1800's? No

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