United States History Question of the Day

©Greg Feldmeth 2013

Age of Reform

Juvenile detention centers such as the House of Refuge in New York
were one example of reform activity in the 1830s
(Source: Library of Congress)

Question 131463:

While a number of reform movements gained strength during the 1830s, the one that gained the most influence by the end of the decade was

A) temperance
B) education
C) abolition of slavery
D) Sunday Schools
E) women's rights

Answer & Explanation

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