US History 1st Semester Exam

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  1. What did the Homestead Act Promise?
    That Residents Could gain the title to their home by staying there for 5 Years.
  2. What did Congress believe in the early days of industrialization?
    Protective Tariffs were necessary to help the new american industries compete with the big european ones.
  3. What was the first nation wide protest?
    The Great Railroad Strike of 1877.
  4. What did railroads do for america?
    Helped increase the size of markets, and provided greater opportunities for many industries.
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