SS unit 8
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SS unit 8
social studies chapt
The Northwest territory included lands north of the _____________ River and south of the ____________________.
* Ohio (River)
* Great Lakes
____________ caused the Great Lakes to form.
Steel mills were built along the Great Lakes because both ______ ________
and _________ were found in nearby states.
* iron ore
Most manufactured goods today are made on an _________ __________.
travel upstream against a river's current.
Marquete and Joliet explored the Great Lake region to find and explore the _________ region.
Fightin over who owned the Ohio River Valley led to the __________ and ________ War.
French and Indian
After the ________ __________ War, the United States gained control of most of the Great Lakes Region.
The Northwest Territory includes lands west of __________ and east of the __________ River.
The Northwest Territory was divided into __________ and sold to settlers.
Goods shipped on rivers are often called __________.
A flat-bottomed boat used mostly on rivers and other inland waterways.
In the Northwest territory, one section in each ________ was set aside for a school.
A set of laws
Settlers on the ______ were often surrounded by wilderness.
rock that contains one or more kinds of materials.
The world's first _______________ was built in Chicago in 1885.
Automobile manufacturers decided to use ___________ _______________
in their factories because cars can be made quicker and cheaper.
a partner in an alliance, a friend, especially in times of war
a flat-bottomed boat with pointed ends and sometimes a sail, which can be pulled or sailed up a river against the current.
boat powered by a steam engine that turns a paddle wheel
to measure, especially land
name the major uses of the Mississippi River.
* migration route for settlers traveling west
* site of many large cities and industries