Gilded Age Assignment The sources needed to complete this assignment are attached. In 300-500 words answer the following, It was an era of spectacular wealth, incredible inventions in engineering and chemistry, and tremendous population growth in the U.S. It was also an era of monopoly corporations, extreme poverty, weak federal government and violent labor conflict. What is to be learned from studying the Gilded Age? Use the primary and secondary sources in this unit to answer the question. Make sure to use quotation marks around direct quotes and cite your sources.