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9. How did Woodrow Wilson's reform platform during the 1912 campaign differ from that of Theodore Roosevelt?
a. Wilson supported federal regulation of business
b. Wilson promised to preserve free economic competition
c. Wilson supported tariff reduction
d. Wilson promised to enforce antitrust laws
C? ..Not sure..
14. What connection was made between imperialism and the American frontier?
a. Imperialism would help close the frontier
b. Closing the frontier would spur competition
c. Imperialism would offer Americans a new frontier
d. Imperialism would make the world more like the United States
18. The American dream of rising from "rags to riches" was reflected in
a. Mark Twain's novel The Gilded Age
b. novels of social protest
c. Horatio Alger's Ragged Dick stories
d. minstrel shows
14. Think about what the American Frontier was in the late 19th and early 20th century.
Still don't know about #14...
Imperialism: "the policy of extending the rule or authority of an empire or nation over foreign countries, or of acquiring and holding colonies and dependencies." -- Dictionary.com
By taking over land and resources that belonged to well-established groups of people, the U.S. was practicing imperialism.