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Rest Well: It's Labor Day!

As you enjoy your three-day weekend, take this quiz to find out what you are celebrating!

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As you enjoy your three-day weekend, take this quiz to find out what you are celebrating!

1. Labor Day was first established as a holiday honoring:

  • The President of the United States.
  • The end of summer.
  • Working people.
  • Childbirth.

2. Which movement or event most influenced the creation of labor unions?

  • American Revolution.
  • Industrial Revolution.
  • Civil Rights movement.

3. Under which President was legislation passed making Labor Day a national holiday?

  • Grover Cleveland.
  • Abraham Lincoln.
  • Theodore Roosevelt.

4. Which of the following refers to a contract between employers and their employees?

  • Wobblie.
  • Yellow dog.
  • Pinkerton.

5. What other holiday is sometimes called the "original" Labor Day?

  • Memorial Day.
  • Easter.
  • May Day.

6. Which of the following people was not a member of a labor union?

  • Samuel Gompers.
  • "Mother" Jones.
  • John D. Rockefeller.
  • Joe Hill.

1. Labor Day was first established as a holiday honoring:
Working people.

2. Which movement or event most influenced the creation of labor unions?
Industrial Revolution.

3. Under which President was legislation passed making Labor Day a national holiday?
Grover Cleveland.

4. Which of the following refers to a contract between employers and their employees?
Yellow dog.

5. What other holiday is sometimes called the "original" Labor Day?
May Day.

6. Which of the following people was not a member of a labor union?
John D. Rockefeller.

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