Type
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Description

paid holidays
strength
insurance
equality
support
negotiations
bargaining
training
job protection
paid vacation
voice
fairness
rights
middle class
public schools
social security
weekends
representation
contract
job safety
solidarity
benefits
pensions
security

New Deal Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Abbreviation for the act which attempted to reduce crop surpluses through governmental pay to farmers. AAA
The Farm Credit Act created an agency which would _______ the mortgages of farmers refinance
The _________ Banking Act forced commercial banks out of the investment business Glass-Steagall
Abbreviation for the corporation which developed the Tennessee Valley through flood control, conservation, and by selling electricity TVA
Getting a system that has been destroyed rebuilt (one of the three R’s). Recovery
The ______ Act increased tax rates for wealthy individuals, as well as powerful corporations. Revenue
Abbreviation for the relief program providing the unemployed with manual labor jobs, mostly fixing bridges and buildings. CWA
A period of time in which American citizens were instructed to not use banks. Bank Holiday
Immediate assistance to those in need (one of the three R’s). Relief
The Fair Labor Standards Act outlawed child labor, created a maximum work week, and established the first federal minimum _______ wage
The “Truth In Securities” Act established the ______ (abbreviation) which enforced that all sellers of securities must make public the important, accurate information about securities SEC
The _______ ________ Administration was to provide the unemployed with jobs on public works projects Works Progress
Act which stated that the Treasury Department could decide when banks should reopen, among other things. Emergency Banking Act
As a revision of a section of the NIRA which had been declared unconstitutional, the ______ Act guaranteed the right of unions to bargain as a group for their members, as well as forming the National Labor Relations Board, which settled arguments between unions and employers Wagner
Abbreviation for the program which provided men with jobs building infrastructure, planting trees, and restoring historical sites, among many other tasks. CCC
Preventing the Great Depression from ever happening again (one of the three R’s). Reform
The ______ Security Act ensured insurance to the elderly, unemployed, and survivors. Social
The Home Owners’ Loan Act formed the ________ (abbreviation), which refinanced home mortgages and was modeled after the Farm Credit Act HOLC
The Federal Emergency Relief Act provided ______ relief to the unemployed. Direct
Through the National Industrial Recovery Act, Roosevelt established the ________ (abbreviation), which stimulated private business through encouraging businesses to work both with other businesses and with unions NRA

Industrial Revolution Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Not wanting of a new technology Luddite
The Revolution for rapid development Industrial Revolution
The first convention for Womens rights Seneca Falls
lower classes Proletariat
The German philosopher that found the Marxist theory with Karl Marx Frederich Engels
middle class Bourgeoisie
A system in which the country's trade and industry are controlled by private owners for profit Capitalism
A theory that all property is publicly owned communsim
an organization of workers formed to protect and further their rights labor union
a machine used to separate cotton from seeds cotton gin
a piece of land held by an owner tentment
a place like paradise Utopia
this process is often linked to industrialization and modernization Urbanization
a theory of advocates that mean production, distribution, and exchange socialism
negotiation of wages by an organized body of employees collective bargaining
A principle that all people are equal and deserve equal rights and opportunities Egalitarian
A theory that diseases are caused by microorganisms Germ theory
A promoter in the entertainment industry Entrepreneur
the class between the high and the low Middle class
A policy letting things go their own way Laissez faire
A forcibly hit with a weapon strike
A German scholar that was the founder of Marxism Karl Marx
The transformation of a society from primarily agricultural to one based on manufacturing goods and services Industrialization
to keep merchandise stock
synonyms with organization corporation
A doctrine that states that actions are right if they are useful for a benefit Utilitarianism
A person that uses a chart for financial data to predict future trends Chartist Movement
The right to vote Suffrage

Industrial Revolution Crossword Puzzle

Type
Crossword
Description

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

Contract LAw Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

All contracts begin when a person or a company proposes a deal. It might involve buying something, selling something, doing a job or anything else. But only proposals made in certain ways amount to a legally recognized offer. Offer
Certain kinds of trickery and force can prevent the formation of a contract. Consent
The Parties must be adults of sound mind Capacity
A contract where both parties make a promise Bilateral contract
An agreement that neither party may legally enforce. Void agreement
A agreement with all important terms explicitly stated Express contract
A doctrine in which a court may enforce a promise made by the defendant even when there is no contract. Promissory estoppel
The party in contract negotiations who receives the first offer. Offeree
When something is sought by the promisor and given by the promisees in exchange for their promises. Bargained for
To give notice of refusal to be bound by an agreement. Disaffirm
Requires certain contracts to be writing Statute of Frauds
Contracts can not be a one-way street; both sides must receive some measurable benefits. Consideration
The contract must be for a lawful purpose. Legality
A contract that satisfies all the law's requirements Valid Contract
Things that are movable, other than money and investment securities. Goods
Cancellation of the offer. Revocation

Choosing Your Manufacturing Job Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

A student worker learning skills intern
Planning to get more done in one day time management
Angry about work? Call them! labor union
Working 6 to 3 is mine shift
The person in charge of a job supervisor
Money paid for working compensation
Group that protects workers union
Unskilled person paid for on job training apprentice
Regular changes - when work begins and ends shiftwork
My compensation includes this too insurance
The day supervisor is also my _______. boss

chapter 9 vocab Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

all nonmilitary people who are employed or unemployed labor force
the theory that education increases productivity and results in higher wages learning effect
the theory that the completion of college indicates to employers that a job applicant is intellegent and hard-working screening effect
a temporary or part-time job contingent employment
demand that is determined by demand for another good or service derived demand
value of output productivity
the wage rate that produces neither an excess supply of workers nor an excess demand for workers in the labor market equilibrium wage
labor that requires no specialized skills, education, or training unskilled labor
labor that requires minimal specialized skills and education semi-skilled labor
labor that requires minimal specialized skills and training skilled labor
labor that requires advanced skills and education professional labor
an unofficial, invisible barrier that prevents women and minorities from advancing in businesses dominated by white men glass ceiling
an organization of workers that tries to improve working conditions, wages, benefits for its members labor union
the practice of negotiating labor contracts that keep unnecessary workers on a company's payroll featherbedding
an organized work stoppage intended to force an employer to address union demands strike
a measure that bans mandatory union membership right-to-work law
someone who works in an industrial job, often in manufacturing, and who receives wages blue-collar worker
someone in a professional or clerical job who earns a salary white-collar worker
the process in which union and company representatives meet to negotiate a new labor contract collective bargaining
a settlement technique in which a neutral mediator meets with each side to try to find a solution that both sides will accept mediation

Chapter 9 Vocabulary Economics Crossword

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Crossword
Description

A nonmilitary person who is employed or unemployed Labor force
The theory that education increases productivity is? Learning effect
The theory that the completion of college indicates to employers that a job applicant is intelligent Screening effect
A temporary or part time job Contingent employment
A demand that is determined by demand for another good or service Derived demand
A value of output Productivity
Who made this ? Damonya Cornelius
Labor that requires minimal specialized skills Semi-skilled labor
Labor that requires specialized skills Skilled labor
Labor that requires advanced skills Professional labor
The wage rate that produces neither an excess supply of workers Equilibrium wage
An unofficial, invisible Barrier Glass ceiling
An organization of workers that tries to improve working conditions Labor union
The practice of negotiating labor contracts Featherbedding
A organized work stoppage Strike
A measure that bans mandatory union Right-to-work law
Someone who works in an industrial job Blue-collar worker
Someone in a professional or clerical job White-collar worker
The process in which union and company reps meet to negotiate a labor contract Collective bargaining
A settlement technique which a neutral mediator meets with each side to try to find a solution Mediation
A settlement technique which a third party reviews the case and imposes a decision Arbitration

Career Vocabulary Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

a person who works for a more experienced person in order to learn a trade apprentice
vacation time, insurance, sick time received with employment benefit
an occupation requiring special training career
a person who works for another person employee
a person who creates and manages a business entrepreneur
a beginning level job that requires little training entrylevel
reward offered as motivation incentive
the amount of money received in exchange for work income
a person who controls a portion of a business and employees manager
a yearly amount of money earned in a job position salary
an hourly amount of money earn in a job position wage
an increase in job status promotion
a form completed by a person who wants to apply for a job application
a document that contains information about an employee resume
a face to face conversation between an employer and an applicant interview
people an employer can contact for information about a person references
people at the same job level that one works with coworkers
talking with other people about possible job opportunities networking

Employee Training, Development, and Performance Appraisal Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Is the evaluation of employees’ current and potential levels of performance for managers to make objective human resources decisions Performance appraisal
Objective appraisal methods use __________ as the basis for assessing performance measurable quantity
Require that the manager, judge or estimate the employee’s performance level Judgmental Methods
_____________is used when the manager ranks subordinates from best to worst Ranking
_______________ is most popular judgemental appraisal technique Rating Scale
____________ Feedback: Information and opinions provided to employees based on how they work Performance
Tell and ______ : superior tells employees how good or bad the employee’s performance has been and the attempts to persuade the employee to accept the evaluation sell
Tell and ________: supervisor tells employees what has been right and wrong with the employee’s performance and then gives employee chance to respond listen
employee evaluate their own performance and set their own goals for future performance Problem solving
National Labor Relations Act and Labor- Management relations Act: These laws are concerned with dealings between ________ and labor unions firms
Fair Labor Standards Act: Established minimum wages and _____________ pay rate overtime
Equal Pay Act: Specifies men & women who are doing same jobs must be payed same _________ wages
Civil Right Act: Ensures that employers do personnel decisions on the basis of employee _____________ qualification
Occupational Safety and Health Act: Mainly concerned with issues of employee ____________ and safety health
Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) was created to make sure employers were providing their employees __________________ and tools for safety and health information
Employee Retirement Income Security Act: Protects ____________ benefits of employees retirement
Affirmative Action: Series of _____________ orders by the President executive
American Disabilities Act (ADA) requires businesses to make reasonable ___________________ for applicants and employees with disabilities accommodations
_______________ accommodation is any modification or adjustment to a job or work environment that will enable a qualified employee with a disability to perform a central job function Reasonable

Financial Terms Crossword Puzzle

Type
Crossword
Description

When you’re investing or saving, this is the interest that you earn on the amount you deposit, plus any interest you’ve accumulated over time. Compoundinterest
A number used by banks and other financial institutions to measure a borrower’s credit worthiness. FICOscore
The difference between your assets and liabilities. networth
The process by which you choose what proportion of your portfolio you’d like to dedicate to various asset classes, based on your goals, personal risk tolerance and time horizon. Assetallocation
Commonly referred to as fixed-income securities. Bonds
The increase in the value of an asset or investment — like a stock or real estate — above its original purchase price. Capitalgains
The process of buying or selling securities over time in order to maintain your desired asset allocation. Rebalancing
Also called equities or shares. Stocks
This is the process of paying off your debt in regular installments over a fixed period of time. Amortization
A type of mortgage in which the interest you pay on your outstanding balance rises and falls based on a specific benchmark. ARM
An account held by an impartial third party on behalf of two parties in a transaction. Escrow
A mortgage that carries a fixed interest rate for the entire life of the loan. Fixed-rate mortgage
Employer-sponsored retirement plans, such as pensions, in which the employer promises a specified retirement benefit based on a formula that may include an employee’s earnings history, length of employment and age. Defined-benefit plans
Companies often use these as management incentives. stockoptions
The payments you make to an insurance company in return for protection from financial losses within the scope of your policy. Premium
Used to determine your taxable income, minus any additional IRS-qualified deductions that you’re eligible to take. AGI
A person who is financially dependent on your income, typically a child or an adult relative you may support. Dependent
A standard amount that can be used to reduce your taxable income if you decide not to itemize your deductions. Standarddeduction
A qualified expense that the IRS allows you to subtract from your adjusted gross income, which further reduces your taxable income. Itemizeddeduction
A type of policy that provides additional liability coverage beyond what your home, auto or boat insurance may provide. Umbrellainsurance