Type
Word Search
Description

working class
industry
labor violence
unemployment
hunger
stormy
destruction
toolmakers
brawls
butcher
robberies
knifefights
railroads
slaughter
corruption

The Jungle Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

American Dream
Cattle
Chicago
Contamination
Corrupt
Democracy
Disease
Egotism
Exploitation
Filth
Greed
Hunger
Immigrant
Jurgis Rudkus
Labor
Lithuania
Marija Berczynskas
Monopoly
Muckraker
Packingtown
Politicians
Poverty
Profit
Progressive Era
Rats
Revolution
Sawdust
Slums
Social Change
Socialism
Stockyard
Strike
The Jungle
Theodore Roosevelt
Unsanitary
Uproar
Upton Sinclair
Urban
Violence
Workingmen

U.S History Chapter 5 Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Railroad joined in 1869 that linked the nation by railway from the east to the west. Transcontinental Railroad
The last notable armed conflict between US troops and Native Americans, it resulted from an attempt by US soldiers to arrest Chief Sitting Bull. Wounded Knee
Law passed in an attempt to assimilate Native Americans to US society by abolishing tribal organizations and dividing up reservations for the purpose of allotting land to individual Native American families. Dawes Act
Invention by Thomas Edison that enabled factories to remain open longer and helped increase US production. Light Bulb
the process of producing goods in large numbers so as to sell more, thereby charging less and still making profit. Mass Production
Innovative industrialist who revolutionized the auto industry with a more efficient assembly line and mass production techniques that made automobiles more affordable. Henry Ford
Names used to describe businessmen who dominated the railroad industry Robber barons
Capitalist who made his fortune in oil and founded the nation's first trust in the form of the Standard Oil Company. John d. Rockefeller
A business arrangement under which a number of companies unite into one system, effectively creating a monopoly as it destroys competition. Trust
Markets in which there are only one supplier of a product and no market competition. Monopolies
Taxes on imports to protect US business. Protective Tarrifs
Producing so much of a product that the prices fall and producers often go bankrupt. Overproduction
Process of children working as part of the work force. Child Labor
A tiny island near the Statue of Liberty, it opened in 1892 and became a well known reception center for immigrants arriving by ship. Ellis Island
People coming to the US immigration
RR industry when he extended his New York Central railroad to reach Chicago, Illinois allowing travel from New York to Chicago without changing trains several times. Cornelius Vanderbilt
The first federation of labor unions in the United States American Federation Of Labor
An American union leader and leader of the pullman strike of 1894. Eugene V Debs
A nationwide conflict between labor unions and railroads that began in 1894 Pullman Strike of 1894
He was the creator of the American Federation of Labor from 1886-1924 Samuel Gompers

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

A New Industrial Age Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Scottish immigrant who made his riches in the steel industry Carnegie
Type of integration in which a company buys out all its suppliers vertical
Type of integration in which companies producing similar products merge horizontal
theory that taught only the strong survived social darwinism
Head of the Standard Oil Company rockefeller
Act that made it illegal for corporations to interfere with free interstate or international trade sherman antitrust
Formed the American Federation of Labor Gompers
Acronym of the union that focused on collective bargaining and used strikes as a major tactic AFL
Formed the American Railway Union Debs
Acronym for the union of radicals and socialists nicknamed the Wobblies IWW
Organizer of the United Mine Workers of America Jones
Kind of railroad that crosses the entire country transcontinental
Inventor of the sleeping car, who built a factory outside of Chicago to produce his railroad cars Pullman
Company created to steal railroad money credit mobilier
Court case that gave government right to regulate private industry munn v illinois
First person to use a steam engine to drill for oil Drake
Process used to make steel from iron bessemer
Inventor of the light bulb and a system of producing and distributing electricity Edison
Inventor of the typerwriter Sholes
Inventor of the telephone Graham Bell
Buildings that extended upwards instead of outwards skyscrapers
Complete control over an industry's production, wages, and prices monopoly
1877 strike by protesters upset over their second wage cut in two months great strike
Refusals to work strikes
People who believed in government control over business and property, as well as equal distribution of wealth socialists
Negotiations to reach agreements on wages, hours, and working conditions collective bargaining

USH industrialization Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

UNION
DISCRIMINATION
BOSS TWEED
CORRUPTION
ENVIRONMENT
URBANIZATION
RAILROADS
LABOR LAWS
INDUSTRY
SLAVERY
NAACP
PROGRESSIVISM
IMMIGRATION
EDUCATION
CHALLENGES

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

Chapter 9 Vocabulary Economics Crossword

Type
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

NRA Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

Great Depression
congress
Supreme Court
rates
industry
child labor
law
program
cooperation
BLUE EAGLE
recovery
deflation
prices
economy
new deal
Roosevelt
Franklin
working hours
unemployement
wages
recover
relief
reform

History Final Exam Review Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

The railroad, the telephone, electricity, the light bulb, the phonograph and moving pictures INNOVATIONS
An intentional action with the goal of bringing about social change Social Activism
People who had goals to reduce power, improve social conditions, and clean up political corruption Progressives
The right to vote Suffrage
Improving what is politically corrupt Political reform
The growth of businesses, the manufacturing of goods and services, the main cause of more jobs in cities Industrialization
Natives Americans were left without food, clothing and shelter after their destruction Buffalo
One President, many jobs Head of State
People migrating to the West after the Civil War Immigrants
Led his people in wars against government troops Geronimo
Set aside land for conservation and regulated food products and medicine Roosevelt
Land set aside for Native Americans Reservations
A company that dominates an industry Monopoly
Reason cities grew rapidly after the Civil War New Opportunities
A document signed in 1862 that allowed settlers to claim land in the West. Homestead Act
Being restricted to the reservations left Native Americans without this Traditions
The ban of the manufacturing and sale of alcohol Prohibition
The movement that was responsible for improving work conditions, receiving higher pay with less hours, and developing Child Labor Laws Labor Union
Wovoka's spiritual vision Ghost Dance
The Primary is held in June, the General is held in November Elections
One of the Progressive Presidents Taft
Time off from school Summer
Eighth grade field Trip Cliffs
A public disagreement, or argument, usually continued over many years Controversy

the Great Depression and the New Deal Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

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