Social studies chapter 5

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Social studies chapter 5
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  1. Workers refusing to work until employers meet their demands.
    Strike
  2. The person who sets up and runs the business
    Entrepreneur
  3. Very tall buildings
    Skyscraper
  4. A group of workers who join together to improve working conditions
    Union
  5. An economic system in which people are free to stop and run that own businesses with limited government control
    Free enterprise
  6. Poorly built apartment buildings
    Tenements
  7. Government controls that web place to limit immigration
    Regulations
  8. This allows workers and employers to discuss and agree on the working conditions
    Collective bargaining
  9. A public announcement that tells people about a product or opportunity
    Advertisement
  10. Immigrant who wrote "The stars and stripes forever"
    John Philip Sousa
  11. An engineer who believed in the idea of building the transcontinental railroad
    Theodore Judah
  12. Stanford, Huntington,hopkins,and Crocker
    The big four
  13. Built oil refineries and owned standard oil Company
    John D.Rockefeller
  14. Used steel cables and beams to build suspended bridges
    John roebling
  15. Labor leader who helped start the AFL  - American Federation of Labor
    Samuel Gompers
  16. Invented the telephone
    Alexander Graham Bell
  17. Built steel mills and became very wealthy
    Andrew Carnegie
  18. Used steel frames to construct much taller buildings
    William Jenny

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