Purifying Iron, Resulting In Strong, Lightweight Steel Chapter 6 Quiz

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A method for purifying iron, resulting in strong, lightweight steel

Bessemer Process

Iron to Steel Method

Fordification

Iron Smelting

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  • 1. 
    A method for purifying iron, resulting in strong, lightweight steel
    • A. 

      Bessemer Process

    • B. 

      Iron to Steel Method

    • C. 

      Fordification

    • D. 

      Iron Smelting

  • 2. 
    Inventor of the Light Bulb
    • A. 

      Thomas Edison

    • B. 

      Orville Wright

    • C. 

      Thomas Morse

    • D. 

      Mark Twain

  • 3. 
    A person who invests money in a product or enterprise to make a profit
    • A. 

      Entrepreneur

    • B. 

      Carpetbagger

    • C. 

      Lone Ranger

    • D. 

      Capitalist

  • 4. 
    A system for turning out large numbers of products quickly and inexpensively
    • A. 

      Mass Production

    • B. 

      Assistance Line

    • C. 

      Micro Management

    • D. 

      Over Load Working

  • 5. 
    A tax that makes imported goods more costly than those made locally
    • A. 

      Protective Tariff

    • B. 

      Domestic Tax

    • C. 

      Local Revenue Fee

    • D. 

      Reverse Import Tax

  • 6. 
    A system in which businesses operate under minimal government regulation
    • A. 

      Laissez Faire

    • B. 

      Socialism

    • C. 

      Communism

    • D. 

      The French

  • 7. 
    ________ suggested that those who had great wealth were entitled to it
    • A. 

      Social Darwinism

    • B. 

      Andrew Carnegie

    • C. 

      Poor Americans

    • D. 

      Abraham Lincoln

  • 8. 
    ________was an oil tycoon who used horizontal integration to increase profits
    • A. 

      John D Rockefeller

    • B. 

      Andrew Carnegie

    • C. 

      Bill Gates

    • D. 

      J P Morgan

  • 9. 
    In a(n) __________a number of people share the ownership of a business.
    • A. 

      Corporation

    • B. 

      Small Business

    • C. 

      Government

    • D. 

      Apprenticeship

  • 10. 
    The _________outlawed any trust that operated “in restraint of trade in 1890.  
    • A. 

      Sherman Anti Trust Act

    • B. 

      Clayton Anti Trust Act

    • C. 

      Non Trade Agreement

    • D. 

      President William Henry Harrison

  • 11. 
    Steel tycoon ___________established libraries in part to help the disadvantaged rise in society.
    • A. 

      Andrew Carnegie

    • B. 

      Cornelius Vanderbilt

    • C. 

      Henry Ford

    • D. 

      Thomas Edison

  • 12. 
    A corporation that gains complete control of a product or a service is a ___________
    • A. 

      Monopoly

    • B. 

      Competitor

    • C. 

      Cheater

    • D. 

      Business

  • 13. 
    Workers negotiating as a group for better wages or working conditions
    • A. 

      Collective Bargaining

    • B. 

      Early Research

    • C. 

      Unionizing

    • D. 

      Reverse Psychology

  • 14. 
    Leader of the American Railway Union and cofounder of the IWW
    • A. 

      Eugene V Debs

    • B. 

      Oscar T Grouch

    • C. 

      William Waterbury

    • D. 

      John D Rockefeller

  • 15. 
    Labor union that included all workers of any trade
    • A. 

      Knights of Labor

    • B. 

      International Workers of the World

    • C. 

      Automobile Union

    • D. 

      American Workers Union

  • 16. 
    Labor union of skilled workers from small craft unions
    • A. 

      American Federation of Labor

    • B. 

      Knights of Labor

    • C. 

      International Workers of the World

    • D. 

      American Workers Union

  • 17. 
    A nationwide strike of railway workers in 1894
    • A. 

      Pullman Strike

    • B. 

      Haymarket Strike

    • C. 

      Chicago Strike

    • D. 

      Baseball Strike

  • 18. 
    An economic and political philosophy favoring public control of property and income
    • A. 

      Socialism

    • B. 

      Capitalism

    • C. 

      Americanism

    • D. 

      Friendlyism