8th grade SS Progressive Era vocabulary

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  1. Meat Inspection Act
    law passed by Roosevelt after dirty (unsanitary) practices exposed in the Jungle.Image Upload
  2. Pure Food and Drug Act
    a law prohibiting sale of mislabeled and contaminated food and drugsImage Upload
  3. Conservation
    protection of natureImage Upload
  4. Income Tax
    16th Amendment - Government tax on citizen's income Image Upload
  5. Temperance
    Avoidance of alcoholImage Upload
  6. Prohibition
    18th Amendment - banned alcohol in the USAImage Upload
  7. NAACP
    organization for equality of African Americans (NAACP two AA's for African Americans)Image Upload
  8. Suffrage
    The right to vote.  Suffering if can't vote. Image Upload
  9. National American Woman Suffrage Association
    promoted Women's suffrage (right to vote) founded by Susan B Anthony and Elizabeth Cady StantonImage Upload
  10. 17th Amendment
    allowed citizens to vote for Senators Image Upload
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8th grade SS Progressive Era vocabulary
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8th grade Social Studies Progressive Era vocabulary
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