Quiz: The Gilded Age


Resource ID#: 166893 Primary Type: Assessment


General Information

Subject(s): Social Studies
Grade Level(s): 11
Intended Audience: Students
Suggested Technology: Computers for Students, Internet Connection, Speakers/Headphones
Instructional Time: 10 Minute(s)
Keywords: U.S. History, grade 11, Gilded Age, Second Industrial Revolution, industrialization, Social Darwinism, urbanization, labor union, captains of industry, Knights of Labor, Haymarket Square Riot, Populist, Panic of 1873, Homestead Strike of 1892, JP Morgan, Andrew Carnegie, John D. Rockefeller, American Federation of Labor
Instructional Component Type(s): Assessment Video/Audio/Animation Text Resource Tutorial
Resource Collection: Social Studies - U.S. History Existing Student Tutorials

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Captains of Industry: The Second Industrial Revolution:

Learn some of the differences between the First and Second Industrial Revolutions, as well as key developments that drove the Second Industrial Revolution with this interactive tutorial. You will also learn about some of the leaders of industry during this era, including John D. Rockefeller, Andrew Carnegie, and J.P. Morgan, and examine how their development of major industries and business practices affected America’s economy during the Second Industrial Revolution.

Check out the related tutorial: The Power of Innovation: Inventors of the Industrial Revolution

Type: Original Student Tutorial

The Populist Revolt:

Discover the Populist movement of the 1890s, which channeled the frustrations of American farmers into a new political party:  The People's Party.  In this interactive tutorial, you'll also learn about the gold vs. silver debate that angered so many Populists and about the legacy of Populism in U.S. History.  

Type: Original Student Tutorial