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In the late 1800s, how were goods moved around the United States?
By horse-drawn carriage
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__________ increased industrial efficiency.
Better educated laborers
Scientific management theory
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Why did business men want to hire child labor in unskilled positions?
Children required lower wages.
Children were small.
Children worked in horrible conditions.
All of the above
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__________ vapors from burning coal were not healthy to breathe in early steel mills.
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Which of the following can be inferred?
Steel improved the railroad industry because track rails were lighter and easier to use for building.
Steel track rails were cheaper.
Steel track rails could be produced quickly.
all of the above
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It can be inferred that the telephone and trains made the U.S. seem smaller because
consumers could wear the latest fashions.
it shortened the distance between towns.
family members in different states could stay in touch.
the population grew.
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What occurs in a free market economic system?
The government tells businesses what to make.
The government controls price.
Businesses decide what to produce and how to price it.
Businesses control the price but not what to produce.
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Anyone could own a piece of a company by
all of the above
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Who developed a machine that allowed sound waves to travel across a wire as an electrical current?
Alexander Graham Bell
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When it was established, the Patent and Trademark Office was an entity of this federal government office.
Office of the President
Department of the Interior
Department of State
Department of Commerce
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