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Many of the immigrants who came to the United States at the tur…

  • Question 8a of 12 - Immigration

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  • Question: Many of the immigrants who came to the United States at the turn of the 20th century were called "birds of passage" because:
  • Answers:
  1. they "flew" away from persecution in their native land.
  2. they came with the intention of returning to the Old World.
  3. they believed that the voyage would be an easy one.
  4. they wanted to save money to send to their families at home.

The correct answer is: they came with the intention of returning to the Old World. Many of the immigrants who came to the United States in the early 20th century did so with the aim of returning to their villages in the Old World.

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