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level of material comfort standard of living
The system in which the government owns almost all the means of production and controls economic planning communism
socialist who declared that if capitalism grew, people would sink. Wrote the Das Kapital. He thought there should be a direct connection between one's work and pay Karl Marx
theory that the good of all, society or the government, instead of individuals, should own property and control industry socialism
born in Scotland, "rags to riches". Became a famous entrepreneur who led the expansion of the American steel industry Andrew Carnegie
someone who starts a new bussiness. entrepreneur
concerned about the population growth and concluded that population growth is faster that crop growth. He concluded that misery and poverty would never go away. Thomas Malthus
leading advocate of the laissez-faire economics. He published The Wealth of Nations Adam Smith
system were governments don't interfere in private business laissez-faire
product moves from worker to worker, as each of them performs a specific step in the manufacturing process. assembly line
identical machine-made parts interchangeable parts
the system of manufacturing large numbers of identical items mass production
work stoppages strike
organizations representing worker's interest labor union
business partnerships and co-partnerships. joint ventures
the private ownership of industries as opposed to government control privatization
Irish born American inventor who developed a steam ship called the Clermont Robert Futton
Inventor who made crucial innovations and made his own steam engine that was faster and more efficient at driving machinery than any other one made James Watt
And inventor who solves the problem of the spinning frame Richard Arkwright
Invented the seed drill Jethro Tull
The process of changing to power driven machinery Industrialization
A building that A building that houses industrial machines Factory
A craft occupation performed in the home Cottage industry
Movement that allowed for more efficient farming methods and therefore, further increased the food supply Enclosure Movement
Era when the power driven machinery was developed, which began in great Britain Industrial revolution

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Industrial Revolution Vocabulary Crossword

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the era when the use of power-driven machinery was developed Industrial Revolution
a process in Europe from 1700's to the mid 1800's where landowners fenced small fields to create large farms, allowing for more efficient farming enclosure movement
the basic resources for industrialization, such as labor, land and capital factors of production
a usually small-scale industry carried on at home by family members using their own equipment cottage industry
developing industries for the production of goods industrialization
a place where goods are manufactured in mass quantity factory
an organization representing worker's interests labor unions
a work stoppage strike
the system of manufacturing large numbers of identical items mass production
identical machine-made parts that can be substituted for each other in manufacturing interchangeable parts
a mass-production process in which a product is moved fowrd through many work stations where workers perform specific tasks assembly line
a buisness system where companies are allowed to conduct a buisness without interference by the government laissez-faire
a risk taker who starts a buisness system within the economic system of capitalism entrepreneur
a political and economic system in which society, usually in the form of government, owns the means of prodution socialism
economic and political system in which government owns the means of production and controls economic planning communism
a meausure of the quality of living standard of living

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The Industrial Revolution Crossword

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the time when the development of production machinery was booming industrial revolution
when landowners combined small fields to create large, fenced ones enclosure movement
essential elements needed to achieve economic success factors of production
weaving, a craft occupation performed at home cottage industry
a building or group of buildings where goods are manufactured or assembled factory
Who invented the seed drill? Jethro Tull
who invented a spinning frame which spun stronger and thinner thread? Richard Arkwright
who invented a faster and more-efficient-at driving machinery engine James Watt
Who developed the steamship? Robert Fulton
organizations representing workers' interests labor unions
protests organized by unions for higher pay and better work hours strikes
manufacturing large numbers of identical items mass production
a system where the product moves from worker to worker assembly line
idea that governments should not interfere in business laissez-faire
some one who is self-made through starting their own business entrepreneur
society or the government, not individual, should own property/control industry socialism
the government should own all means of production and economic planning; a system in which everyone is financially equal communism
level of material comfort for people in industrialized cities standard of living
Who published "The wealth of Nations Adam Smith
Who was it that said population growth through development of industry would cause a food shortage? Thomas Malthus
who lead the expansion of the American steel industry? Hint: he went from "rags to riches" with hard work, creativity, and intelligence Andrew Carnegie
who wrote "The Communist Manifesto"? Karl Marx

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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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The Industrial Revolution Crossword

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Increased output of machine made goods. Industrial Revolution
Wealthy landowners enclosed farms with hedges and fences and conducted experiments Enclosure
Farmers planted crops to restore the nutrients to soil. Crop Rotation
The development of industries for the machine production of goods. Industrialization
A large building in which machinery is used to manufacture goods Factory
A person who manages, organizes and takes on risk of a business. Entrepreneur
The growth of cities and the migration of people into them Urbanization
A social class made up of skilled workers, professionals, business people, and wealthy farmers. Middle Class
Selling away ownership of company or parts for money. Stock
Is a business owned by stockholders. Corporation
Is an economic system in which the factors of production are privately owned Capitalism
Workers joined together in voluntary labor associations. Union

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Industrial Revolution Crossword Puzzle

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the totality of the changes in economic and social organization that began about 1760 in England and later in other countries, characterized chiefly by the replacement of hand tools with power-driven machines, as the power loom and the steam engine, and by the concentration of industry in large establishments Industrial Revolution
a supply of goods kept on hand for sale to customers by a merchant, distributor, manufacturer, etc.; inventory Stock
a tract of land surrounded by a fence enclosure
an association of individuals, created by law or under authority of law, having a continuous existence independent of the existences of its members, and powers and liabilities distinct from those of its members corporation
Crop rotation is the practice of growing a series of dissimilar or different types of crops in the same area in sequenced seasons. It helps in reducing soil erosion and increases soil fertility and crop yield croprotation
Adam Smith was a Scottish moral philosopher, pioneer of political economy, and a key figure in the Scottish Enlightenment. Smith is best known for two classic works: The Theory of Moral Sentiments, and An Inquiry into the Nature and Causes of the Wealth of Nations adamsmith
the large-scale introduction of manufacturing, advanced technical enterprises, and other productive economic activity into an area, society, country, etc industrialization
an economic system in which investment in and ownership of the means of production, distribution, and exchange of wealth is made and maintained chiefly by private individuals or corporations, especially as contrasted to cooperatively or state-owned means of wealth capitalism
a building or group of buildings with facilities for the manufacture of goods factory
a theory or system of social organization that advocates the vesting of the ownership and control of the means of production and distribution, of capital, land, etc., in the community as a whole socialism
Karl Marx was a German philosopher, economist, sociologist, journalist and revolutionary socialist karlmarx
a person who organizes and manages any enterprise, especially a business, usually with considerable initiative and risk entrepreneur
a group of states or nations united into one political body union
to deal a blow or stroke to (a person or thing), as with the fist, a weapon, or a hammer; hit strike
of, relating to, or characteristic of the middle class; bourgeois middleclass

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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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Industrial Revolution Vocabulary Crossword

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The era when the use of power-driven machinery was developed. industrial revolution
a process in Europe from 1700s to the mid-1800s where landownersfemced small fields to create large farms, allowing for more efficient farming enclosure movement
a usually small-scale industry carried by family members using their own equipment cottage industry
developing industries or the production of goods industrialization
a place where goods are manufactured in mass quantity factory
an organization representing worker's interests labor unions
a work stoppage strike
the system of manufacturing large numbers of identical items mass production
identical machine-made parts that can be substituted for each other in manufacturing interchangeable parts
a mass production process in which a product is moved foward through many work stations where workers perform specific tasks assembly line
a buisness system where companies are allowed to conduct a buisness without interference by government lassiez-faire
a risk taker who starts a new buisness within the economic system of capitalism entrepreneur
a political and economic system in which society, ususally in the form of a government, owns the means of production socialism
economic and political systewm in whichgovernment own the means of production and economic planning communism
a measure of the quality of life standard of living

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Economics Chapter 2 Vocabulary Part 1 Crossword

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occurs when individual workers focus on single tasks, enabling each worker to become more efficient and productive specialization
the worker, firm, region, or country with the lowest opportunity cost of producing an output should specialize in that output law of comparative advantage
the ability to make something using fewer resources than other producers require absolute advantage
the laws, customs, manners, conventions, and other institutional underpinnings that encourage people to pursue productive activity rules of the game
an expansion of the economy's production possibilities, or ability to produce economic growth
each additional increment of one good requires the economy to give up successively larger increments of the other good law of increasing opportunity cost
producing the maximum possible output from available resources, meaning the economy cannot produce more of one good without producing less of the other good efficiency
an economic system shaped largely by custom or religion production possibilities frontier- shows the possible combinations of two types of goods that can be produced when available resources are employed efficiently traditional economy
an economic system in the process of shifting from central planning to competitive markets transitional economy
describes the U.S. economic system, where markets play a relatively large role market economy
an economic system that mixes central planning with competitive markets mixed economy
an economic system in which all resources are government-owned and all production is directed by the central plans of government pure command economy
an economic system with no government so that private firms account for all production pure market economy
the set of mechanisms and institutions that resolves the what, how, and for whom questions for an economy economic system
the doctrine that states that government generally should not intervene in the marketplace "let them do as they please" laissez faire
property owned by individuals or companies, not by the government or the people as a whole private property
an economic system characterized by private or corporate ownership of capital goods; investments that are determined by private decision rather than by state control; and determined in a free market free enterprise
to sell state-run firms to idividuals privatize
large farm leased from the state to groups of peasant farmers collective
requiring strict obedience to an authority, such as a dictator authoritarian
a political system characterized by a centrally planned economy with all economic and political power resting in the hands of the central government communism
a social and political philosophy based on the belief that democratic means should be used to evenly distribute wealth throughout a society socialism
the powers of the consumers to decide what gets produced consumer sovereignty
term economists use to describe the self-regulating nature of the marketplace invisible hand
the struggle among producers for the dollars of consumers competition
an expectation that encourages people to behave in a certain way incentive

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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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an economic system in which individuals are free to compete and earn a living Market
an economic system in which buyers and sellers are free to exchange goods and services free
a desire to make a profit Profit motive
when you put money into a business invest
The exclusive right granted by law, to publish or sell a written, musical, or artistic work copywright
Gives a person the exclusive right to make and sell an invention patent
limited resources scarcity
law that states businesses will provide more products when they can sell them at higher prices law of supply
law that states buyers will demand more products when they can buy them at lower prices law of demand
Money invested in buildings, machines, and other property used to produce goods capital
Businesses owned by one person sole proprietorships
organizations that provide goods and services without seeking a profit nonprofit
Businesses where two or more people share responsibilities partnerships
Corperation profits paid to stockholders dividends
Another form of business organization corporation
people who buy corporate stocks stockholders
money a person pays to use something rent
Total amount of money made after deductions net
total amount of money made before deductions gross
human effort used to produce goods and services labor
The amount of work produced by a worker per hour productivity
The decision makers of a business entrepreneurs
An economic system based on private ownership of the meens of production capitalism
Companies that control all production of a good or service monopolies
this occurs when two or more companies combine to form one company merger
A form of business organization in which several companies create a board of trustees so they no longer compete with eachother trust
An economic system that combines elements of free and command economies mixed
production is based on customs and traditions usually passed down traditional
government owns almost all of the capital, tools, and equipment command

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