Students compare and contrast Teddy Roosevelt's New Nationalism and Woodrow Wilson's New Freedom speeches. In the file you get both speeches, 16 questions for the speeches, plus 5 questions to compare and contrast the speeches for a total of 21 questions of varying difficulty. The answer key is included where appropriate. This would be great for a sub!
Sample questions include:
-What does TR stand for in the Square Deal?
-Inferring from the text, what could these special interests be that TR refers to?
-Based on that, how do you think TR feels about monopolies?
-Explain the duty that Americans have to cleanse their society.
-What does Wilson believe it takes for there to be equality of opportunity?
-Summarize the last paragraph in your own words. What is Wilson’s message?
-Which of the two do you think would have more rallied the American public and why?
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