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growth of oil industry resulted in increase in production of ______________ automobiles
City of Galveston built this to protect the city from future storms seawall
region where the LEAST number of oil fields are located MountainsandBasins
these grew up quickly when new oil fields were discovered boomtowns
Women filled these help ECONOMICALLY during WWI jobs
This event started the oil industry in Texas Spindletop
Era that includes Progressivism, growth of cities and Galveston Hurricane AgeofOilandReform
the right to vore suffrage
movement that included improving conditions in factories Progressive
member of Petticoat Lobby and worked for women's suffrage JaneMcCallum
Location of Spindletop Beaumont
oil towns were ________________ instead of agricultural industrial
people migrated to cities seeking _______________________ employment
During a BUST low market prices result in low ____________ profits
Which amendment granted women's suffrage? 19th
In which year was oil discovered at Spindletop? 1901
movement for the ban of alcohol which led to Prohibition Temperance
Which industry had the MOST impact on the Transportation industry? oil
Where did many industries move as a result of the Galveston Hurricane? Houston
Economic cycle where economy grows & jobs are plentiful but the economy shrinks & people lose their jobs. boomandbust
When did Prohibition end? 1933
When did America join in World War I? 1917
More of a product on the market will cause a drop in price and less will cause an increase in price. This is supply and __________. demand
America joining this global event caused an increased demand for petroleum WorldWarI

Economics Supply and Demand Crossword

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a move along a demand curve to the left contraction
the amount a customer is willing to pay for a good price
given by government to encourage more production of a good and lower price subsidy
determinant of supply weather
quantity a producer is willing and able to produce at a given price in a given period supply
this occurs when firms leave the industry supply decreases
customers become concerned about the production effects of a product on the ........... environment
this occurs as a result of improved productivity increase in supply
the amount a person is willing and able to pay for a good effective demand
government imposes an ........ ... which is then used to educate people about the dangers of the good indirect tax
price achieved in market increases (from producer's point of view) extension in supply
tastes shift towards the good concerned demand increase
mathematical relationship between price and quantity demanded inverse
determinant that increases demand when it increases income
type of good when increase in price of one good (A) causes demand for another good (B) to increase substitute
should interest rates on credit cards increase, demand for holidays ..... falls
a firm stops paying overtime leading to lowered ..... .. .......... costs of production
coffee with cream is example of these goods complementary
customers buy more of these goods when their income decreases inferior
innovation in computers - supply determinant technology

Supply and Demand Crossword

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The amount of goods available. Supply
When producers offer more of a good as its price increases. law of supply
The amount that a supplier is willing and able to supply at a specific price. Quantity supplied
A cost that rices or falls depending on the quantity produced. Variable cost
A cost that does not change. fixed cost
A tax on the production or sale of a good. Excise tax
The sum of fixed costs plus variable costs. Total cost
The cost of producing one more unit of a good. marginal cost
The total cost divided by the quantity produced. Average cost
The cost of operating a facility such as a factory or a store. Operation cost
The desire to own something and the ability to pay for it. Demand
To buy more of a good when its price is lower. law of demand
when consumers react to an increase in a goods price by consuming less. Substitution effect
The change in consumption that results when a price increases causes real income to decline. income effect
A table that lists the quantity of a good a person will buy at various prices in a market. Demand schedule
A table that lists the quantity of a good all consumers in a market will buy at various prices. market demand
a graphic representation of a demand schedule. demand curve
A good that consumers demand more when their incomes increases. normal good
A good that consumers demand less of what their incomes increase. Inferior good
The statistical characteristics of population and population segments. demographics
A measure of how consumers respond to price change. Elasticity of demand
The total amount of money a company receives by selling goods or services. total revenue

Supply and Demand Crossword

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economic rule stating that price and quantity supplied more in the same direction law of supply
the amount of goods that a producer is willing and able to supply at a specific price quantity supplied
price does not shift demand, increase demand= more quantity changes in demand
the effect it has on demand is it refers on what people like and don't like. changes when item is more or less popular fad
as the amount of people in one place increases the demand increases, and vice versa population
higher or more taxes on supplies that is need to produce a product mean it is not able to supply because of cost production. taxes
improvement or use of science to make new methods to help something old work faster and or better technology
people wanting to make money; incentive of living in a market economy profit incentive
when the price, supply and demand all meet at one point of the graph equilibrium
price of imput, number of firms in industry, taxes and technology are called this determinants of supply
what equals a shift determinants
similar product of more or less price substitute good
two goods that people buy one of and feel obligated to buy the other complementary goods
quantity demand is greater than the quantity supply shortage
quantity supply is greater than the quantity demand at current price surplus
legal minimum price below which a good or service may not be sold price floors
legal maximum price that may be charged for a particular good or service price ceilings
chart shown in the law of demand demand schedule
shows relationships between price and quantity demand demand curve
population increases demand increases, and vice versa. population and demand are directly related changes in pop
a producer can supply more at a lower production cost. raw materials and wages are examples. price of input
more firms in a industry, more quantities supplied at every price. num of firms
if a price increases, then Qd decreases and vice versa. law of demand
how much will someone buy at a specific price. Qd
market relies on interactions between buyers and sellers voluntary exchange

Progressive Era Crossword

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Face of the Women's Suffrage movement. SusanBAnthony
1st President during the Progressive Era (1901-1909) Theodore Roosevelt
2nd President during the Progressive Era (1909-1913) William Howard Taft
President during World War I (1913-1921) Woodrow Wilson
Started investigative journalism Ida Tarbell
Wrote, "The Jungle". Upton Sinclair
The 16th Amendment pertains to the _____ tax. Income
The 17th Amendment allows for the direct election of _____. Senators
The 18th Amendment prohibited the consumption of _____. Alcohol
The 19th Amendment allowed for ______ to vote. Women
When voters add an item to the ballot. This is called an _______. Initiative
The actual vote that takes place during the initiative is called _____? Referendum
The ability for voters to have a new election to replace a local official already in office is called? Recall
To search for or expose real or alleged corruption, especially in business and politics. Muckraker
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People NAACP
Women's Christian Temperance Union WCTU
Founded the NAACP WEB Dubois
Founded the Hull House Jane Addams
Outdoor Enthusiast John Muir

The Industry and Gilded Age Crossword

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Who drilled the first successful oil well in Pennsylvania? Edwin Drake
Won the election in 1896, and he is a Republican candidate William McKinley
This system allowed government politicians to reward loyal party workers with government jobs. Spoils
It's an economic and political philosophy that favors public, instead of private. Socialism
Invented light bulb Thomas Edison
What integration system consolidated firms in the same business? Horizontal
He is a Stalwart turned reformer upon becoming president; initiated Pendleton Civil Service Act. Arthur
Earned the nickname "captains of industry" Andrew Carnegie
Which act outlawed any trust that operated in restraint of trade or commerce among the several states. Sherman Antitrust
This is a policy which allowed businesses to operate under minimal government regulation. Laissez faire
fueled industrialization, and invest money in a product in order to make profit. Entrepreneurs
Who were pushed from their homelands due to religious discrimination, and crop failures? Immigrants
What did Samuel Morse invented? telegraph
Investors developed a form of group ownership known as a corporation
What market riot had ended deadly violence in Chicago? Hay
This is where workers strike against the pullman palace Car Company Pullman
The law which kept blacks and whites segregated? Jim Crow
This Act prohibited Chinese laborers from entering the country. Chinese Exclusion
The amendment which granted women's right to vote nineteen
He argued that blacks should earn an education and established the Tuskegee insitiute Booker T Washington
This act reversed the government policy of making both gold and silver coins. Coinage
Created an invention which made skyscrapers practical, and invented safety elevator. Elisha Otis
American Federation of labor founded by Samuel Gompers
In 1990, how many college students in the U.S. were women? one third
This is a process for purifying iron resulting in strong, but light weight, steel. Bessemer

The Progressive Era Word Search

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Description

WILSON
UPTON SINCLAIR
ROOSEVELT
HOOVER
PROGRESSIVE
TEMPERANCE
SOCIAL REFORMERS
WOMENS RIGHTS
CIVIL RIGHTS
SENECA FALLS
NEW YORK CITY
ROARING TWENTIES
WORKING CONDITIONS
CHILD LABOR
YWCA
SUFFRAGE
CARRIE NATION
JANE ADDAMS
INDUSTRIALIZATION
LABOR UNIONS
IMMIGRANTS

fundamentals of economics Crossword

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a steady long term increase in real GDP economic growth
the loss of potential gain from other alternatives when one alternative is chosen opportunity cost
goods used to produce more goods capital goods
a person who uses a good or service consumers
another name for a centrally planned govt. comand economy
there is no such thing as a free lunch TINSTAAFL
give up one benefit to gain another trade-off
the rivalry among sellers trying to achieve such goals as increasing profits competition
a general increase in prices across an economy inflation
a risk-taker in search of profits entrepreneur
a income that does not increase even when prices go up fixed income
study of how people satisfy unlimited wants through careful use of realtive scarce resource economics
physical objects that somone produces goods
the power of consumers to decide what gets producded consumer sovereignty
a financial gain profit
economic system that relies on habit traditional economy
any government system that provides monetary assistance to people with an inadequate or no income. social security
gross domestic product GDP
how much it is worth in money value
the accumulation of products that are tangible, scarce, useful, and transferable from one person to another wealth
mental/physical work or production labor
shortage scarcity
an economy in which prices and wages are determined mainly by supply and demand market economy

Progressive Era Review Crossword

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The banning of alcoholic beverages Prohibition
Journalists who wrote about the corrupt side of business and public life in mass circulation magazines during the 20th Century muckrakers
Book written by Sinclair focusing on the conditions of the meatpacking industry The Jungle
Dictated strict cleanliness for meatpackers and created the program of federal meat inspection Meat Inspection Act
The National Association for the Advancement of Colored People. Wanted Equality for All Races NAACP
Another name for the Progressive Party and name used for when Roosevelt ran again against Taft Bull Moose Party
Strictly limited the distribution of free passes, a common form of bribery, Also ICC Power to set maximum railroad rates Hepburn Act
Granted Women the Right to Vote in 1919 Nineteenth Amendment
What became, by 1911, the largest women’s group in the nation’s history? (abbrev) WCTU
The Seventeenth amendment called for the direct, popular election of____ Senators
One of the co – founders of the National Women Suffrage Association Susan B Anthony
Who promised, during the presidential election of 1908. to lower tariffs, then raised them once taking office? William Taft
European war that brought an end to the Progressive movement World War I
Became the president as a result of the Election of 1912? Woodrow Wilson
Progressive women's reformer who led the settlement house movement Jane Addams
Supreme Court decision that allowed Jim Crow segregation in the south Plessy v Ferguson
African American reformer who stressed self-improvement for blacks and is known for his "Atlanta Compromise" speech Booker T Washington
Aggressive African American Reformer who led the 1905 Niagra Movement WEB DuBois
Low-cost multi family housing often associated with the urban problems of the Gilded Age Tenmenet
Established a graduated income tax Sixteenth Amendment
Heavily regulated big business; supported unions Clayton Anti-Trust Act
The various reform goals of Roosevelt's presidency are also known as the Square Deal
Movement that stressed to honor God, people must put aside their own desires & help other people, especially the poor Social Gospel Movement

Unemployment and Inflation Crossword

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When someone of working age is not able to get a job but would like to be in full-time employment Unemployment
Refers to people who are jobless but official figures do not include them Hidden unemployment
The unemployment which exists in any economy due to people being in the process of moving from one job to another Frictional unemployment
Form of unemployment caused by a mismatch between the skills that workers in the economy can offer, and the skills demanded of workers by employers structural unemployment
When workers lose their jobs because of downturns in the business cycle. cyclical unemployment
The total demand for goods and services within a particular market aggregate demand
The monetary value of all the finished goods and services produced within a country's borders in a specific time period GDP
Tax levied directly on personal income income tax
A compulsory contribution to state revenue, levied by the government on workers' income and business profits, or added to the cost of some goods, services, and transactions. tax
A general increase in prices and fall in the purchasing value of money inflation
A fall in the inflation rate disinflation
Reduction of the general level of prices in an economy deflation
Measurement of the change in prices of a basket of goods and services consumed by the average household consumer price index
Measurement of the change in prices of factors of production producer price index
When a person or business cannot repay their outstanding debts Bankruptcy

The Industrial Revolution and Westward Expansion Crossword

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Memorized the plans of the British spinning machine and brought it to America Samuel Slater
Inventor of the cotton gin Eli Whitney
Built the first American power loom and began textile factories Francis Lowell
This invention helped American industry but also caused an increase in slavery Cotton gin
This inventor made a new plow using an old steel saw John Deere
________________ parts made repairs to machinery much easier Interchangeable
In 1811, this linked the East with the West National Road
Travel over land or water became easier with the _______ engine Steam
The first steam boat was invented by ______ Robert Fulton
Clinton's Ditch was a nickname for this Erie Canal
The Erie Canal brought great growth to this city New York City
The steam locomotive was nicknamed _________ Iron Horse
In 1834 this man made himself president of Mexico Santa Anna
A main reason American settlers wanted to separate from Mexico was the issue of Slavery
The Texas army took over this fort, but was then badly defeated by theMexican Army Alamo
A successful Texas general and first president of the Republic of Texas Sam Houston
Texas became a U.S. state under this president James Polk
The U.S. claimed that the Mexican-American border should be here Rio Grande
This war lasted from 1846-1848 Mexican War
The treaty of ___________ ended the war Guadalupe Hidalgo
Many people traveled this route to the west Oregon Trail
One religious group that moved West to avoid persecution Mormons
Many people moved to Oregon Territory for this Land
The 1948/49 movement west is often called this California Gold Rush
Person to discover gold in California James Marshall
Prices of goods and services are determined by supply and Demand
Women's skills such as ____________ were in high demand Cooking
Mrs. Vander Ploeg's favorite student You