AP U.S. History: Population and Effects on Middle Class

At the same time that immigration was increasing and cities were becoming more populous, what was happening to the middle class?

AP U.S. HistoryPeriod 6: 1865-1898
LanguageEnglish Language
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U.S. HistoryAP U.S. History

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needed people to run them which fell to the middle

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class The middle class took the jobs that required some

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form of education meaning they dealt with the money oversaw

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the factory's kept records and well basically designed new technologies

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So answer is B middle class was growing His middle

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income jobs like accountants and engineers and clerk became more

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available and necessary to industry Loser bowl Wealthy middle class

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was not competing for the same jobs as immigrants get

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rid of a while Wages for the middle class were

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growing Membership in unions well was mainly to attract lower

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class laborers So get rid of C and some members

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of the middle class were able to climb the social

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ladder to the upper class But it was not a

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majority and the middle class did not shrink because of

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its okay rid of desire The answer here its be

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The middle class was growing And well if you could

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read and do arithmetic well then maybe there was a

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career for you young man and woman