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runs a small business and assumes all the risk and reward of a given business venture, idea, or good or service offered for sale. Entrepreneurs
an economic system in which private business operates in competition and largely free of state control. Free enterprise
. A duty imposed on imports to raise their price, making them less attractive to consumers and thus protecting domestic industries from foreign competition. Protective tariffs
a steel-making process, now largely superseded, in which carbon, silicon, and other impurities are removed from molten pig iron by oxidation in a blast of air in a special tilting retort Bessemer process
the exclusive possession or control of the supply or trade in a commodity or service. Monopoly
firm belief in the reliability, truth, ability, or strength of someone or something Trust
the theory that individuals, groups, and peoples are subject to the same Darwinian laws of natural selection as plants and animals Social darwinism
a political and economic theory of social organization that advocates that the means of production, distribution, and exchange should be owned or regulated by the community as a whole Socialism
a room or a set of rooms forming a separate residence within a house or block of apartments Tenement
the international movement of people into a destination country of which they are not natives or where they do not possess citizenship in order to settle or reside there, Immigration
act of leaving one's resident country with the intent to settle elsewhere emigration
take in (information, ideas, or culture) and understand fully. Assimilate
an organized association of workers, often in a trade or profession, formed to protect and further their rights and interests. Labor union
a refusal to work organized by a body of employees as a form of protest, typically in an attempt to gain a concession or concessions from their employer. Strike
the combination in one company of two or more stages of production normally operated by separate companies Vertical integration

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Industrial Revolution Crossword Puzzle

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the totality of the changes in economic and social organization that began about 1760 in England and later in other countries, characterized chiefly by the replacement of hand tools with power-driven machines, as the power loom and the steam engine, and by the concentration of industry in large establishments Industrial Revolution
a supply of goods kept on hand for sale to customers by a merchant, distributor, manufacturer, etc.; inventory Stock
a tract of land surrounded by a fence enclosure
an association of individuals, created by law or under authority of law, having a continuous existence independent of the existences of its members, and powers and liabilities distinct from those of its members corporation
Crop rotation is the practice of growing a series of dissimilar or different types of crops in the same area in sequenced seasons. It helps in reducing soil erosion and increases soil fertility and crop yield croprotation
Adam Smith was a Scottish moral philosopher, pioneer of political economy, and a key figure in the Scottish Enlightenment. Smith is best known for two classic works: The Theory of Moral Sentiments, and An Inquiry into the Nature and Causes of the Wealth of Nations adamsmith
the large-scale introduction of manufacturing, advanced technical enterprises, and other productive economic activity into an area, society, country, etc industrialization
an economic system in which investment in and ownership of the means of production, distribution, and exchange of wealth is made and maintained chiefly by private individuals or corporations, especially as contrasted to cooperatively or state-owned means of wealth capitalism
a building or group of buildings with facilities for the manufacture of goods factory
a theory or system of social organization that advocates the vesting of the ownership and control of the means of production and distribution, of capital, land, etc., in the community as a whole socialism
Karl Marx was a German philosopher, economist, sociologist, journalist and revolutionary socialist karlmarx
a person who organizes and manages any enterprise, especially a business, usually with considerable initiative and risk entrepreneur
a group of states or nations united into one political body union
to deal a blow or stroke to (a person or thing), as with the fist, a weapon, or a hammer; hit strike
of, relating to, or characteristic of the middle class; bourgeois middleclass

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Industrial Revolution Crossword Puzzle

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person apposed to new technology luddite
time where machines replaced the human workers industrial revolution
a fictional island coined from Greek by Sir Thomas Moore utopia
workers regarded collectively proletariant
to refuse to do something strike
operates or owns a business entrepreneur
term for middle class workers bourgeoisie
movement made in order to get equal rights for all men chartist movement
term used when mentioning an industry that is developing industrialization
name of the first women's rights convention seneca falls
famous figure who was a philosopher, scientist and a journalist Frederich engels
when people get paid according to their abilities communism
when private owners controlled the trade for profit capitalism
association of workers formed to further their rights labor union
multi-occupant building of any sort tenement
separates cotton from its seeds cotton gin
theory that states micro organisms cause diseases germ theory
goods or merchandise put up for sale stock
revolutionary socialist who published various works Karl Marx
between the upper and working classes middle class
company or group that is chosen to govern a city corporation
theory that states the best action is the one that maximizes utility utilitarianism
also known as political franchise suffrage
the thought that everybody is equal and should have the same rights egalitarian
wages and other conditions of employment collective bargaining
the attitude of letting things happen on their own laissez faire
population movements that happened from rural to urban areas urbanization
theory that the exchange should be owned or not by the community as a whole socialism

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Cold War Crossword Puzzle

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struggle for power that took place between the united states and the soviet union after WW2 Cold War
a very extremely powerful and dominant nations United Nations, international organization founded in 1945 to promote peace, security, and cooperation among nations Superpower
ideological barrier that divided eastern and western Europe during the cold war Iron Curtain
international organization founded in 1945 to promote peace, security, and cooperation among nations United Nations
the U.S policy of attempting to restrict soviet power and influence around the world by preventing the spread of communism Containment
U.S aid plan designed to promote economic recovery in Europe after WW2 Marshall Plan
mutual defense pact formed by the U.S, Canada, and Western Europe nations in 1949 nato
a competition between nations to achieve weapons superiority Cultural Revolution, a period of revolutionary upheaval and political persecution in China arms race
first major battle of the Cold War fought by communist and non-communist korean war
communist insurgents in South Vietnam Viet Cong
war between North and South Vietnam vietnamwar
belief that if Vietnam fell to the communists, the rest of Asia would fall domino theory
a secret political, economic, or military operation sponsored by a gov't and designed to support a foreign policy covertaction
easing of Cold War tensions and hostility between the east and west during 1970s detente
policy of building a weapon arsenal so deadly that no other nation will dare to attack Deterrence
person who allowed the USSR to build nuclear missile bases in Cuba Fidel Castro
military pact for the Soviet Union and their allies Warsaw Pact
Chinese communist leader maozedong
head and dictator of the Soviet Communists from 1928-1953 Josephstalin
40th president of the United States and helped end the Cold War ronaldreagan
operation that moved supplies into West Berlin by american and British Planes during Soviet blockade berlinairlift
meeting between Churchill, Stalin, and Roosevelt yaltaconference
prime minister of Great Britain that invented the "Iron Curtain" winstonchurchill
system of social organization based on the holding of all property in common communism
policy of Soviet leader, Mikhail Gorbachev glasnost
small groups of soldiers, often volunteers, who make surprise attacks guerillas
communist leader of North Vietnam; used guerilla warfare to fight hochiminh
competition of space exploration between United States and Soviet Union space race
period of revolutionary upheaval and political persecution in China Cultural Revolution

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Industry and Immigration Crossword

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the idea of survival of the fittest and applying it to the society social darwinism
tax placed on imported goods in the hopes of it becoming more popular in the U.S. protective tariffs
a person who organizes and manages any enterprise, especially a business entrepreuner
an economic and political belief holding that a capitalist economy can regulate itself in a freely competitive market through the relationship of supply and demand with a minimum of governmental interference Free enterprise
a process of producing steel Bessemer process
exclusive control of a commodity or service in a particular market Monopoly
system of social organization that advocates the right of the ownership and control of the means of production and distribution Socialism
Whatever realm your in you would buy out your competion horizontalintegratio
buying different types of companies so the can make parts of your product for you verticalintegratio
an organization of wage earners or salaried employees for mutual aid and protection and for dealing collectively with employers labor union
to take in and incorporate like its your own assimilate
to leave ones country or region for another and settle emigration
to come to a country of which one is not a native, usually for permanent residence. immigration
any type of permanent property, land, houses, rents, an office, or a franchise, that may be held of another tenement
a fiduciary relationship where one person holds the title to property for the benefit of another trust
considerable amount of the labor force in a city, region, or country participates. strike

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Industrial Crossword

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the right to vote in political elections. suffrage
a working-class movement for political reform in Britain which existed from 1838 to 1858 chartist movement
the doctrine that actions are right if they are useful or for the benefit of a majority utilitarianism
of, relating to, or believing in the principle that all people are equal and deserve equal rights and opportunities. egalitarian
a company or group of people authorized to act as a single entity corporation
the goods or merchandise kept on the premises of a business or warehouse and available for sale or distribution stock
the process in which a society or country transforms itself industrialization
a philosopher and economist famous for his ideas about capitalism and communism karl marx
hit forcibly and deliberately with one's hand or a weapon or other implement. strike
a policy or attitude of letting things take their own course, without interfering laissez faire
the social group between the upper and working classes, including professional and business workers and their families middle class
a person who organizes and operates a business or businesses, taking on greater than normal financial risks in order to do so. entrepreneur
disease states that some diseases are caused by microorganisms. germ theory
negotiation of wages and other conditions of employment by an organized body of employees. collective bargaining
the process where an increasing percentage of a population lives in cities and suburbs urbanization
a political and economic theory of social organization that advocates that the means of production socialism
an imagined place or state of things in which everything is perfect utopia
a machine for separating cotton from its seeds cotton gin
a room or a set of rooms forming a separate residence within a house or block of apartments. tenement
an organized association of workers labor union
an economic and political system in which a country's trade and industry are controlled by private owners for profit, rather than by the state. capitalism
a political theory derived from Karl Marx, communism
German socialist leader and political philosopher, in England from 1849. frederich engels
the middle class, typically with reference to its perceived materialistic values or conventional attitudes. bourgeoisie
workers or working-class people, regarded collectively proletariat
was a period of major industrialization that took place during the 1700s industrial revolution
convention in america devoted women's rights seneca falls
opposes technical change luddite

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U.S History Unit 2 Review Crossword

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American oil industry tycoon and philanthropist , started the standard oil company Rockefeller
the exclusive possession or control of the supply or trade in a company Monopoly
which claim to apply biological concepts of natural selection and survival of the fittest to sociology and politics Social Darwinism
a person who seeks to promote the welfare of others, especially by the generous donation of money to good causes. Philanthropist
Scottish American industrialist who led the enormous expansion of the American steel industry in the late 19th century. Carnegie
came to America from areas that had not traditionally supplied settlers to the US. New Immigrants
was an attack by the Colorado National Guard and Colorado Fuel & Iron Company camp guards on a tent colony of 1,200 striking coal miners and their families Ludlow
was a nationwide railroad strike in the United States on May 11, 1894. It pitted the American Railway Union (ARU) Pullman Strike
, sometimes referred to as the Great Upheaval, began on July 14 in Martinsburg, West Virginia, United States after the Baltimore & Ohio Railroad (B&O) cut wages for the third time in a year. Great Railroad Strike
was an Irish-born American schoolteacher and dressmaker who became a prominent labor and community organizer. Mother Jones
a part of a city, especially a slum area, occupied by a minority group or groups. Ghetto
was a philosopher and economist famous for his ideas about capitalism and communism. Marx, in conjunction Karl Marx

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Imperialism Crossword

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A policy of extending a country's power and influence trough diplomacy or military force Imperialism
A state that is controlled and protected by another Protectorate
a policy acquiring all power over politics of another country Colonialism
A system of government wherein the central government controls states Direct Rule
A theory that people are a subject to natural selection Social Darwinism
The alleged duty of white colonizers to take care of nonwhite indigenous subjects in their colonial possessions White Mans Burden
A system of government to help control other nations without being there through pre-existing power structures Indirect Rule
Eliminated most existing forms of African autonomy and self-governance Berlin Conference
A revolt for independence Sepoy
Formed to pursue trades with East-Indie.'s East India Company

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Globalization Crossword

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strategy in which firm allows foreign country to produce its products for a fee licensing
selling products to another country exporting
arrangement whereby someone with a good idea for a business sells the right to use business name franchising
a system of trade between nations in which there are no special taxes placed on imports freetrade
a business entity created by two or more parties, generally characterized by shared ownership, shared returns and risks, and shared governance jointventure
long-term partnership between companies to help each company build competitive market advantages strategicalliance
simply the import and export of goods and services across international boundaries globaltrade
the value of one currency for the purpose of conversion to another exchangerate
the reduction or underestimation of the worth or importance of something devaluation
a schedule of duties imposed by a government on imported or in some countries exported goods tariff
belief in the benefits of profitable trading; commercialism mercantilism
obtain (goods or a service) from an outside or foreign supplier, especially in place of an internal source outsourcing
bringing goods or services into a country importing
the amount by which the cost of a country's imports exceeds the value of its exports tradedeficit
the amount by which the value of a country's exports exceeds the cost of its imports tradesurplus
an official ban on trade or other commercial activity with a particular country embargo
trade restriction that sets a physical limit on the quantity of a good that can be imported into a country in a given period of time importquota
the difference in value between a country's imports and exports balanceoftrade
the difference in total value between payments into and out of a country over a period balanceofpayments
an economic association (as of nations) formed to remove trade barriers among its members commonmarket

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the Great Depression and the New Deal Crossword

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forming of a theory or conjecture without firm evidence. Speculation
the economic crisis and period of low business activity in the U.S. and other countries Great depression
raised import duties to protect American businesses and farmers Hawley-smoot tariff
a collection of huts and shacks, as at the edge of a city, housing the unemployed during the 1930s. hooverville
the region in the S central U.S. that suffered from dust storms in the 1930s. dust bowl
to send back to one's own country repatriation
the domestic program of the Franklin D. Roosevelt administration new deal
an informal address by a political leader over radio or television, give by presdient rossevelt in the beginning of 1933 fireside chats
independent agency of the federal government responsible for insuring deposits made by individuals and companies in banks FDI
an association of individuals, created by law or under authority of law corporation
was a public work relief program that operated from 1933 to 1942 in the United States for unemployed CCC
goal was to eliminate "cut-throat competition" by bringing industry, labor, and government together to create codes of "fair practices" and set prices NRA
law passed in 1935 providing old-age retirement insurance, a federal-state program of unemployment compensation, and federal grants for state welfare programs. socialsecurityact
instituting and administering public works in order to relieve national unemployment. WPA
that instituted and administered projects for the construction of public works PWA
October 29, 1929, share prices on the New York Stock Exchange completely collapsed, becoming a pivotal factor in the emergence of the Great Depression Black Tuesday

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Industrial Revolution Crossword

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The city-like town Urbanization
Organized of association workers, often a trade or profession laborunions
Movement of the arts and literature in the late 18th century Romanticism
Social system of government achieved my democratic meansMovement of the arts and literature in the late 18th century Social democracy
Economy bein transformed industrialization
Political and economic theory of social organization socialism
Multiple rooms setting up a separate residence with house of apartments tenements
Political theory by Karl Marx advocating class war and leading to a society in which all property is publicy owned communism
Materials or substances from the forest, out of nature; not man made natural resources
An English philosopher and political radical jeremy bentham
Phonograph and incandescent electric light and the microphone thomas edison
Workers or workin class people, regarded collectively proletariat
Economic and political system and trade industry controlled by private owners capatilism
Powered rail vehicle used for pulling trains loco motive
Scottish inventor, mechanical engineer james watt

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