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Transcontinental Railroad Word Search

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central pacific
eighteen-sixty-nine
golden spike
promontory utah
regional lines
thirty-thousand miles
transcontinental lines
transcontinental railroad
union pacific railroad
united states

TRANSCONTINENTAL RAILROAD Word Search

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telegraph
canvas
Utah
immigrants
interstate
mochila
steamboat
flatboat
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judah
theodore
spike
golden
wagon
conestoga
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Transcontinental Railroad Crossword

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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

Utah Crossword puzzle

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Utah state Cooking Pot Dutch Oven
State Bird Seagull
Non-Fresh water lake Great Salt Lake
Name for a beehive Deseret
Island in Great Salt Lake Antelope Island
Symbol of Industry Beehive
Utah dipping sauce Fry sauce
Where the Transcontinental Railroad met Promontory Point
National Park with Hoodoos Bryce Canyon
Led Mormon Pioneers to Utah Brigham Young
Mountain Range in Utah Wasatch
State Flower Sego Lily

Crossword puzzle answer key

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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

Section 2 Chapter 6 Word Search

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Mountain zone
Pacific zone
Central zone
Eastern zone
Leland Stanford
Promontory
Sacramento
Union Pacific
Golden Spike
Track layers
Ah Goong
Central Pacific
Standard time
Time zones
Casey Jones
Transcontinental Railroad

GENERAL CONFERENCE WORD SEARCH

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Industry Crossword

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Description

developed sleeper cars George Pullman
invented the typewriter Christopher Sholes
removal of carbon from iron to produce steel steelmaking
railroad company coming from Nebraska union pacific
railroad company coming from California central pacific
where the railroad met in Utah Promontory Summit
who invented the telephone Alexander Graham Bell
who invented the incandescent light bulb Thomas Edison
who invented the barbed wire Joseph Glidden
regulated the railroad Interstate Commerce Act
bridge 1,595 feet in length Brooklyn Bridge
made urban travel possible automobiles
farmers organization that was upset with the railroad grangers
scandal involving the sale of stock to Congress and the Vice President Credit Mobiler

Transcontinental Railroad Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Judah headed here to convince congressional leaders Washington
congressional leader/president who signed The Pacific Railroad Act Abraham Lincoln
which state did the railroad pass through in the mountains Nevada
what border did they build near the Missouri River Nebraska
who would dominate the central pacific big four
what disease did Judah get while crossing the Isthmus of Panama yellow fever
hotbeds of drinking, gambling, prostitution, and violence Wild West
person in charge of construction for the central pacific charles Crocker
inferior race chinese
newly inaugurated president grant
Union Pacific was here the summer of 1867 Wyoming

Westward Expansion Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Where was Custer's Last stand? Little Big Horn
What group of immigrants from Asia came to work on the railroads? Chinese
What large Plains mammal was almost completely killed off for sport and fun? Buffalo
What famous red-haired general started his military career during the Civil War? General George Armstrong Custer
What rule or law meant that America was going to get as big as it could, because it could? Manifest Destiny
Some of the people that moved out west. immigrants and ex slaves
Where did the two major railroad lines meet up in the west? Promontory, UTAH
A tribe of Native Americans involved in Custer's Last Stand? Sioux
What types of precious metal was found in the west and caused boom towns to develop? Gold and silver
The name of one powerful influential Native American Chief Crazy Horse
A famous African American cowboy? Nat Love
The machine used to transport heavy materials, equipment and people out west? Steam Engine
These were created by the railroad companies to keep trains running on time. Time Zones
Was one of two railroad companies active in the American West. Union Pacific
One of two railroad companies active in the American West. Central Pacific
What partly caused industry in the US to flourish? Resources and investments.
What type of work ethic impacted industrialization? Puritan Work Ethic
Dakota and Cheyenne people experienced a rush of settlers trying to get at the **** in their territories. GOLD
Indian ******* Act of 1830 gave much of the land west of the Mississippi River to American Indians. Removal
Robbery and ****** were common in boom towns where there was no government of law enforcement. MURDER
The Homestead Act gave *** ***** of federal land free to settlers who keep it farmed for 5 years. 160 acres
Transcontinental Railroad was completed in **** 1869
A commemorative ****** spike was used to complete the 2,000 miles of track for the transcontinental railroad. golden
***** Chinese cleared trees, shoveled dirt, blasted tunnels and laid track for ******* ******* of the Central Pacific Railroad. Charles Crocker