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An alliance of skilled workers in craft unions; concentrated on brea-and-butter issues such as higher wages, shorter hours, and better working conditions. American Federation of Labor
The use of an arbitrator to settle a dispute. Arbitration
Negotiation of wages and other conditions of employment by an organized body of employees. Collective Bargaining
A labor union of people of the same skilled craft. Craft Union
A series of laws passed in western states of the United States after the American Civil War to regulate grain elevator and railroad freight rates and rebates and to address long- and short-haul discrimination and other railroad abuses against farmers. Granger Laws
The process of a company increasing production of goods or services at the same part of the supply chain. Horizontal Integration
a labor union composed of workers in various trades and crafts within one industry. Industrial Union
The labor union of the late 1800s composed mostly of highly skilled craft unions unwilling to sacrifice for unskilled workers easily replaced by scabs during a strike National Labor Union
A theory that individuals, groups, and peoples are subject to the same Darwinian laws of natural selection as plants and animals. Social Darwinism
A person who works or is employed in place of others who are on strike, thereby making the strike ineffectual. Strikebreakers
On March 25, 1911 was the deadliest industrial disaster in the history of the city, and one of the deadliest in US history. Triangle Factory Fire
The combination in one company of two or more stages of production normally operated by separate companies. Vertical Integration
A contract between a worker and an employer in which the worker agrees not to remain in or join a union. Yellow Dog Contract

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Chapter 9 Vocabulary Economics Crossword

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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

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A New Industrial Age Crossword

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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

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chapter 9 vocab Crossword

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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

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Labor and Wages Crossword

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union-organized work stoppage designed to gain concessions from an employer Strike
protest in the form of refusal to buy, including attempts to convince others to take their business elsewhere Boycott
worst period of economic decline in U.S. history, lasting from approximately 1929 to 1939 Great Depression
arrangement under which workers must join a union after being hired Union shop
length of time a person has been on a job seniority
process of resolving a dispute by bringing in a neutral third party to help both sides reach a compromise mediation
agreement by two parties to place a dispute before a third party for a binding settlement; also called binding arbitration arbitration
court order issued to prevent a company or union from taking or not taking action during a labor dispute injunction
temporary government takeover of a company to keep it running during a labor-management dispute seizure
wage, fringe benefit, or work rule given up when renegotiating a contract give back
lowest legal wage that can be paid to most workers minimum wage
dollar amounts or prices that are not adjusted for inflation current dollar
prevented or forbade prohibited
year serving as a point of comparison for other years in a price index or other statistical measure base year
labor union whose members perform the same kind of work; same as trade union craft union
demonstrate or march before a place of business to protest a company’s actions or policies picket
wage rate leaving neither a surplus nor a shortage of workers in the market equilibrium wage rate
theory that employers are willing to pay more for people with certificates, diplomas, degrees, and other indicators of superior ability signaling theory
theory that employers are willing to pay more for people with certificates, diplomas, degrees, and other indicators of superior ability signaling theory
provision in a contract outlining the way future disputes and grievance issues will be resolved grievance procedure
seemingly invisible barrier hindering advancement of women and minorities in a white male-dominated organization glass ceiling

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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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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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Industrialization Vocabulary Crossword

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Successfully used a steam engine to drill for oil near Titusville, Pennsylvania, that removing oil from beneath the surface became practical. Edwin L. Drake
Developed independently by the British manufacturer Henry Bessemer and American ironman William Kelly around 1850, soon became widely used. Bessemer process
Became a pioneer on the new industrial frontier when he established the world’s first research laboratory in Menlo Park, New Jersey. Thomas Alva Edison
Invented the typewriter in 1867 and changed the world of work. Christopher Sholes
Invented the telephone which opened the way that the world communicated. Alexander Graham Bell
Railroad that spanned across the whole country. Transcontinental railroad
Built a factory for manufacturing sleepers and other railroad cars on the Illinois prairie. George M. Pullman
Stockholders gave this company a contract to lay tracks two to three times the actual cost—and pocketed the profits. Credit Mobilier
The Supreme Court upheld the Granger laws by a vote of seven to two. Munn v. Illinois
Established the right of the federal government to supervise railroad activities and established a five-member Interstate Commerce Commission for that purpose. Interstate Commerce Act
rocess in which Carnegie bought out his suppliers. Vertical integration
Companies producing similar products merged. Horizontal integration
Grew out of the English naturalist Charles Darwin’s theory of biological evolution. Social Darwinism
Established the Standard Oil Company. John D. Rockefeller
made it illegal to form a trust that interfered with free trade between state of with other countries. Sherman Antitrust Act
Led the Cigar Makers’ International Union to join with other craft unions in 1886. Samuel Gompers
Focused on collective bargaining, or negotiation between representatives of labor and management, to reach written agreements on wages, hours, and working conditions. American Federation of Labor
Attempted to form an industrial union—the American Railway Union. Eugene V. Debs
Created by a group of socialists in Chicago, unlike the ARU it included African Americans, but membership never topped 100,000, its only major strike victory occurred in 1912. Industrial Workers of the World
Supported the Great Strike of 1877 and later organized for the United Mine Workers of America. Mary Harris Jones

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The Gilded Age Crossword

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Completed in 1869 Transcontinental
Invented the telephone and the metal detector Alexander
The negative look on big buisness Robber Barons
sold steel furnaces and is from scottland Carnegie
Created his own trust Rockefeller
When one company controls all aspects of one company Vertical Integration
The positive look on big buisness Captains of Industry
Workers protested in Chicago Hay Market
Man who almost got assasinated Frick
12 workers were killed and wages were cut by 25% to 40% Pulman Strike
Name of contract worker were forced to sign Yellow Dog
Blacks who were moving out west Exodusters
Name of tribe that got placed on a reservation Apache
Name of tribe that got placed on a reservation Cheyenne
Name of chief the led the Nez Perce Tribe Joseph
name of battle were Indians were captured and put back on the reservation Big Hole Basin
People that started to live on native land squatters
A group of people that started to pressure congress to give them free land Boomers
Name of event where 2 million acres were for free Oklahoma Land Rush
People who arrived at the Oklahoma land rush early Sooners
Group that wanted deflation Goldbugs

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Employment and Labor law Crossword

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Judge Made Laws Common Law
Contract where terms are stated verbally Express Contract
Employee and employer and fire or quit at anytime Employment At Will
Requirements to choose 1 out of 2 means offered for the redress of injury Election of Remedies
An abbreviation for a federal law to penalize a criminal organization RICO
Written or spoken agreement Contract
An act that provides remedies for injured sailors Merchant Marine Act
Jury Duty is a example of? PublicPolicyException
Employee who reports the employer wrongdoing WhistleBlower
Provides pensions to retired workers Social Security
Merging national economies Globalization
An act that implements minimum wage FairLaborStandardsAct
Abbreviation for the act that sets rules for the give and take between unions and corporate NLRA
Private or civil wrong or injury, form one to another party Tort
Both parties agree on the contract or conditions Implied Contract

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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

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