What was the result of the 1902 anthracite coal strike?
a. workers were fired by the mine owners.
b. workers joined the united mine owners.
c. workers received a raise and reduced work hours.
d. workers benefited from safer working conditions.
which of the following reforms was made during william howard taft’s presidency?
a. the nineteenth amendment was passed and ratified.
b. work hours for federal workers were limited to eight hours.
c. the meat packing act of 1906 was passed by congress.
d. standard oils trust was dissolved by the supreme court.
The correct answer is C) Workers received a raise and reduced work hours.
The result of the 1902 anthracite coal strike was "Workers received a raise and reduced work hours.
Commonly known as the Coal Strike of 1902, the 1902 anthracite coal strike, was organized by the United Mine Workers of America in Pennsylvania. Asa result of the strike, workers received a reduction in working hours, from ten to nine. They also received an increase of 10% in their salaries.
The correct answer is D) Standard Oils trust was dissolved by the supreme court.
The reform made during William Howard Taft’s presidency was "Standard Oils trust was dissolved by the supreme court."
The Supreme Court of the United States ordered the dissolution of the monopoly created by the Standard Oil Company owned by John D. Rockefeller, on May 15, 1911. The company violated the Sherman Antitrust Act.
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