Type
Crossword
Description

One of the railroad companies that built the transcontinental railroad starting at sacramento. CentralPacific
The owner of the largest american steel producer. Carnegie
The man who had a monopoly on railroads. Vanderbilt
Invention that allowed people to communicate by tapping a message through a wire. Telegraph
The owner of one of one of the biggest oil companies in america. Rockefeller
The inventor of the cotton gin. Eli Whitney
One of the railroad companies that built the Transcontinental starting from Omaha UnionPacific
A device that removed the seeds from cotton. Cotton gin
An engine that runs off steam Steam engine
A machine that allowed people to fly. Airplane
A communication device invented by Alexander Graham Bell Telephone
Inventor of the lightbulb Thomas Edison
Inventor of the Tesla coil Nikola Tesla
Inventor of the assembly line. HenryFord
First man to use the steam engine to drill for oil. EdwinDrake
Inventor of the steam engine. JamesWatt
Inventor of the Bessemer process. HenryBessemer
Groups that allowed workers to unite so they could have more of a say in government. Trade Unions
Inventor of the kodak camera GeorgeEastman
Inventor of the Steam locomotive GeorgeStephenson

Industrial Revolution Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

A Scottish inventor who invented the steam engine James Watt
An American inventor who created the cotton gin Eli Whitney
One of the primary inventors of the telephone Alexander Graham Bell
Created the electric light bulb and phonograph Thomas Edison
Invented and built the worlds first successful airplane Wright Brothers
An engine that uses the expansion or rapid condensation of steam to generate power Steam Engine
A machine that quickly and easily separates cotton fibers from their seeds Cotton Gin
A glass bulb Light Bulb
A powered flying vehicle with fixed wings and a weight greater than that of the air it displaces Airplane
He invented the telegraph Samuel Morse
He invented the Kodak camera George Eastman
He invented the steamboat Robert Fulton
He invented the diesel engine Rudolph Diesel
He developed and manufactured the first automobile Henry Ford
Best known for his contributions to the design of the modern alternating current Nikola Tesla
Patented the first practical sewing machine Elias Howe
created the Atlantic Telegraph Company and laid the first telegraph cable across the Atlantic Ocean in 1858 Cyrus Field
He invented a new process for building roads John MacAdam
He was instrumental in bringing the Industrial Revolution to the U.S Francis Lowell
He was a co-developer of the Morse code Samuel Morse
Invented coke smelting Abraham Darby
A British inventor who developed a successful wet spinning process for flax in 1824 James Kay
He funded the design and construction of some of the first factory houses for spinning machines during the American industrial revolution Moses Brown
He built the first public inter-city railway line in the world to use steam locomotives George Stephenson

Industrial revolution Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

This person invented the light bulb Thomas Edison
This person invented the telephone Alexander graham bell
Trains like to go choo choo on this Railroads
Inventor of the steam engine James watt
Developer of the assembly line Henry ford
This person designed the steamboat Robert Fulton
This invention helped people talk with each other from very far away Telephone
These people invented the airplane Wright brothers
Fastest way to get around right now Airplane
This person invented the cotton gin Eli Whitney
This person invented photography George Eastman
This person invented the first process for mass producing steel Henry Bessemer
Birthplace of the industrial revolution Britain
This machine mechanized the process of weaving clothes Power loom
During the 1800's people used this to talk long distance Telegraph
Separated raw cotton from the seeds Cotton gin
This invention used the waterpower from rapid streams to drive spinning wheels Water frame
First industry to be industrialized Textile
Inventor of morse code Samual morse
Inventor of dynamite Alfred Nobel
Inventor of machine gun Richard Gatling
Inventor of the vacuum cleaner Hubert booth
Inventor of air conditioner Willis carrier
Inventor of helicopter Paul Cornu
Inventor of the military tank De la mole

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

Crossword puzzle answer key

Type
Crossword
Description

was designed to free lands for pioneer settlement and to prevent violence between americans and indians by seperating them. indianremoval
this act was quite sucessful in oregon itself and as a result the territory became a state in1859. donationland
this act offered land to any pioneer willing to move to the american west homesteadact
it was one of the first pioneers to settle north of the Columbia River in Chehalis River Valley. ewingyoung
there was a trail named after him. jameslongmire
he was considered to be one of the orginal founders of the United States. georgebush
she arrived in Seattle in 1864 , she was part of a group called Mercer Girls. lizzieordway
he crossed the Oregon trail with his family on the way to Puyallup in 1853. ezrameeker
he was one of Washingtons earliest and most famous pioneers. bensnipes
it is where ships returned to unload their catch. cannery
this object made it possible to buy salmon for consumption. mechanicalrefrigeration
this object made it possible to buy fresh salmon for comsumption. mechanicalrefrigeration
the raising of crops without the benifit of irrigation of water. drylandfarming
this person built, owned,and operated first salmon cannery. williamhume
in 1853 he constructed washingtons territorys first steam powered sawmill in Seattle henryyesler
the meaning of the word is a change in the way goods produced. industrialization
it chartered approved the construction of the United States first two transcontinetal railroads the central pacific and union pacific. railroadact
one of the first two transcontinental railroads unionpacific
this person reorganized his railroad and shipping companies. henryvillard
he finaced the construction of a railroad from wallula on the columbia river to the city of walla walla. drdorseybaker
he was to build the railroad tycoon. jaycooke

The Industrial Revolution and Westward Expansion Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

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

Transcontinental Railroad Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Father of the Central Pacific Railroad Theodore Judah
_______ laborers made up over 90 percent of Central Pacific's workforce. Chinese
Which act provided the federal government support for the building of the very first transcontinental railroad Railway Act
Who was president while the Transcontinental Railroad was being built Abraham Lincoln
The 1850s were a time of _______ expansion for the United States. westward
Where was the meeting point of the Transcontinental Railroad Promontory
8 ________ tracklayers put down 3,520 rails of the railroad Irish
Who had lost a lot of land in the building of the railroad Native Americans
The amount of years it took to build the Transcontinental Railroad six
This state was connected to the east coast through the first railroad California
How many private companies were involved in the building of the railroad three
Governor that drove the Golden Spike that symbolized the completion of the railroad Stanford
Where did the Union Pacific's tracks start Iowa
Judah headed here to convince congressional leaders Washington
Who was in charge of the building of the Central Pacific Crocker
The railroad had to pass through mountains, in which state was this Nevada
the ceremonial spike driven by Leland Stanford to join the rails for the first time golden Spike
Amount of days it would take to travel from San Francisco to New York by railroad ten
total control of a type of industry by a single company or person monopoly
Transcontinental Railroad was also called the ______ _______ Overland Route

Crossword puzzle for chapter 6

Type
Crossword
Description

Used steam engine to drill oil and made it practical Edwin Drake
Used to remove carbons from iron to make steel Bessemer Process
Created the light bulb Thomas Edison
Invented the typewriter Christopher Sholes
Invented the telephone in collaboration with Thomas Watson Alexander Bell
A railroad that crossed the nation from the Atlantic to the Pacific Transcontinental Railroad
Built a factory for manufacturing sleepers George Pullmann
A construction company formed by stockholders in union Pacific Railroad Crédit Mobilier
Supreme court upheld the Granger laws by a vote of seven to two Munn v. Illinois
Act established the right of the federal government to supervise railroad activities Interstate Commerce Act
Private Secretary to the local superintendent of the Pennsylvania Railroad Andrew Carnegie
2 types of Integration Vertical and Horizontal
A theory in which Darwin discribs his own observations Social Darwinism
Established the standard oil company John Rockefeller
Made it illegal to form a trust that interfered with free trade between states or other countries Shermani Antitrust Act
Led the Cigar Marker's international Union to join with other craft unions Samuel Gompers
Negation between representatives of labor and management to reach written agreements The American Federation of labor
Attempted to form such an industrial Union Eugene v. Debs
Also called "wobblies" Industrial workers of the world
Supported the Great Strike of 1877, Organized for the for the UMW Marry Jones

Chapter 6 Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

First drill oil maker EdwinLDrake
1st process of making steel Bessemerprocess
Inventor of the incandescent bulb ThomasEdison
Invented typewriter, and QWERTY ChristopherSholes
Known for his work on the invention of the telephone AlexanderGrahamBell
Railway that connected the East and West coasts Transcontinental Railroad
Invented sleeping cars and has a city after him GeorgePullman
A company made by Union Pacific Railroad CreditMobilier
A court case that upheld the power of government to regulate private industries MunnVIllinois
States could no longer regulate rail tax IntersateCommerceAct
Monopolist of the steel industry, Carnegie Steel AndrewCarnegie
______ Integration, buying out suppliers Vertical
_______ Integration, stopping similar companies Horizontal
A term for change in american capitalism and america m'sarket business SocialDarwinism
Oil Monopolist, of the company Standard Oil JohnDRockefeller
allowed certain business activities that federal government regulators deem to be competitive, and recommended the federal government to investigate and pursue trusts. ShermanAntitrustFund
American Labor Leader SamuelGompers

Automotive Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Someone who help design cars Automotive engineer
a thing used for transporting people or goods, especially on land Vehicle
a viscous liquid derived from petroleum, especially for use as a fuel or lubricant. Oil
the hinged cover over the engine of motor vehicles that allows access to the engine compartment Hood
a car is the vehicle's main storage compartment. Trunk
a gauge that measures and displays the speed of a vehicle. Speedometer
someone who provides guidance, instruction, direction to a group Team leader
material such as coal, gas, or oil that is burned to produce heat or power. Fuel
join together by heating the surfaces to the point of melting using a blowtorch Weld
wheel drive cars and trucks, the engine turns a driveshaft Producing power to the rear of the vehicle Rear axle
A senior engineer is somebody who can lead small teams, knows what they are doing Senior engineer
the management, development, operation and maintenance of IT systems Quality engineer
an engine-cooling device in a motor vehicle Radiator
a device for firing the explosive mixture in an internal combustion engine. Spark plug
the engineering discipline that applies control theory to design systems with desired behaviors. Control engineer
a part of a machine that bears friction, especially between a rotating part and its housing. Bearing
the mechanism by which power is transmitted from an engine to the wheels of a motor vehicle. Transmission
a device for slowing or stopping a moving vehicle, typically by applying pressure to the wheels. Brake
a mechanism for connecting and disconnecting a vehicle engine from its transmission system. Clutch
a machine, especially one powered by electricity or internal combustion, that supplies motive power for a vehicle or for some other device with moving parts. Motor

Industrilization and Urbanization in America Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

the political machine that William Tweed owned TAMMANY HALL
the Scottish immigrant who ended up owning a steel mill and a bridge company CARNEGIE
money you get when you work (pay) WAGES
owned an oil company (Standard Oil) ROCKEFELLER
an organization of workers that helps protect jobs and get better wages and working conditions LABORUNION
a person who wants to do away with all government ANARCHIST
a person who lends or uses money in a business deal in order to make more money INVESTOR
extending across a continent TRANSCONTINENTAL
an agreement (of similar companies) formed with the intention of controlling an industry POOL
to bring under control of the law REGULATE
he *built* and standardized the gauge of the railroad VANDERBILT
he created the AFL and was a cigar maker SAMUEL GOMPERS
inventor, invented the electric light bulb, the phonograph, and many others THOMASEDISON
the main transportation system in the 1800's TRAINS
used to make kareseen OIL
a new form of transportation that allowed cities to spread out farther (starts with an S) SUBWAY
a machine used to play sound recordings PHONOGRAPH
a person who buys and sells goods to make money MERCHANT
a group of people who have joined together to (buy stock) operate as one "legal unit" for busniess purposes CORPORATION
a payment given back to a person or company that purchases a good or service REBATE
a crowded apartment biulding TENEMENT
an organization of companies formed with the intention of controlling an industry TRUST
cloth or fabric made by weaving threads together TEXTILE
a machine that uses code to send messages by wires over long distances TELEGRAPH
a place where people work for low pay and in uncomfortable conditions SWEATSHOP