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ss lesson 3 vocab

vocab words for lesson 3

A time of fast economic or population growth Boom
Factory where metals, fuels, and other materials are cleaned Refinery
Those sharing for gold and other materials Prospectors
Time of fast economic decline Bust
What follow cartel trails Long drives
The people that homestead Homesteaders
Free grazeing land Open range
A a era of land set aside by the governmentfor native American use only Reservation
Free enterprise A system were people run their business with little control from the government
Transcontinental railrode A rail rode that crosses the country
Entrepreneur A person who sets up and runs a business
Petroleum Oil
Capital The money used to set up a business
Human resources The workers
Old immigration The immigrants before 1890
New immigration Immigrants from after 1980
Tenments Poorly built little apartments
Prejudice a unfair feeling of hate or dislike
Regulations Rules that prevented people from differ ant parts of the world out of the US
Created by: ashley.l.reilly