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The new industrial revolution was based on power supplied by
the electric engine
light.
which resourse was least important to the new age?
wood
house.
which invention was intoduced at the Philly Contennial Exposition of 1876?
the telephone
ring..
what 3 things did Tom Edison invent?
phonograph, motion pic cam, incandescent light bulb
phone. snap. bright
what occupation was open to immagrent women in the late 1800's?
factory worker.
workers hard
who delveloped the concept of social darwinism ?
Herbert Spencer
..
who drilled the first oil well
edwin l drake
&& josh.
introduce railroad sleeping cars
geo m pullman
pull it mannn!
invented the electric telegraph
sam F. B. moorse
mooooo.
ivented more efficient steel production
henry bessemer
bless.
name givin to buisness people of the new age
mergers
stock
negetive label givin by critics
robber baron
robbbed.
refuns that railroad companies were forved to give to Rockefeller ir wanted his buisness
rebates
refunds.
business organization in which two companies are managed by a group of ppl
interlocking directorate
two companies INTER -
buisness org that uses its made stock to buy control of other companies
holding company
holdd up
unified group. specially when vote is taken
block
legoos
a farmer who favored decreasing railroad rates and rural isolation
Granger
hermione
org responciple for building of the Union Pacific Railroad
Credit Mobilier
cards. baddd
the application of scientific discoveries to industry
technology
computers.
with the invention of electricity came improved communication through
telegraphs
not telephone. but tele -
the telephone was responsible for
more women entering the work force
women.
Chris Sholes invented the
typewriter
woooooo keyboard.
what was Dakes Folly?
oil
car energy.
by 1900 the largest industry was
railroads
chooo chooo
who developed the plan for uniform time?
C F Dowde
downnnn.
the union pacific built tracks westward from where?
westward from omaha
yamaha.
the RR industry received a boost in its labor force from
war vets
military
the central pacific RR hired
chinese immagrants
chinkkk
the transcontinental railroad was completed
in 1890
like poppops fathers birth yera ?
company that built the Union Pacific Railroad was
credit mobilier
cardss badd
the original purpose for the Grange was to help farmerrs
have social and educational opportunities
the interstate commerce act was on attempt to profide
federal regulation of RR rates
regulation of ..
Carnegie built an empire in the ____ industry
oil industry
roooooooom rooom
which is one was businesses grew?
merger
stockss.. starts with M
Rockefeller founded
standard oil
roooooom rooooom