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Populism Open Notes Quiz

  1. Who were the two Presidential candidates in the Election of 1896? (CS)


  1. Name the group started by farmers to address social isolation, also known as the Patrons of Husbandry.


  1. True or False. The wealthy favored the Gold Standard and the Populists favored free silver.


  1. True or False. The Patrons of Husbandry, or The Grange, was led by Oliver Kelley


  1. True or false. Farmers did not want to create inflation.


  1. What was it about William Jennings Bryan’s speech style and substance that were so persuasive? (CS)


  1. What two catalogs could Western Farmers mail-order products from?


  1. What were William Jennings Bryan’s two nicknames?


  1. Who was the wealthy Cleveland industrialist that wanted to see William McKinley elected?


  1. True or false. Farmers had great political power.