The development of the railroads during the 1800s dramatically changed life for all in America. In which of the following ways did the railroads impact the lives of European immigrants? A. They forced immigrants to give up their cultural practices. B. They alienated immigrants from the Americans. C. They allowed immigrants a new way to easily reach the U.S. D. They provided jobs for many immigrants.
"D. They provided jobs for many immigrants" is the best option from the list, since the railroads expanded communication and allowed people to work on assembling the railroads all over the US.