social studies chapter 5

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  1. workers refusing to work until employers meet their demands.
  2. a person who sets up and runs a business
  3. very tall buildings
    Sky scrapers
  4. a group of workers who join together to improve working conditions
    labor unions
  5. an economic system where people are free to start and run their own business with limited government control
    free enterprise
  6. poorly built apartment buildings
  7. government controls that were placed to limit imagration
  8. this allows workers and employers to discuss and agree on working conditions
    collective barganing
  9. a public announcement that tells people of a product or oppertunity
  10.  immagrant who wrote 'stars and stripes forever'
    Jhon phillip sousa
  11. Enganeer who belived in the idea of building the transcontinental railroad
    Theodore judah
  12. Stanford, Huntington, Hopkins, and Crocher
    the big 4
  13. built oil refineries and owned standerd oil company
    Jhon D.Rockfeller
  14. used steel cabels and beams to build suspended briges
    jhon roebling
  15. labor leader who helped start the AFL
    Samuel Gompers
  16. invented the telephone
    alexander grambell
  17. built steel mills and became very wealthy
    Andrew carnigie
  18. used steel frames to construct much taller buildings
    William jenney
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