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SS Unit 2

Westward Expansion

Transcontinental Railroad Railroad that crosses a continent.The First Transcontinental Railroad in the United States was completed in 1869.
Coolies they are Chinese immigrants.
Promontory Point, Utah Place in Northwestern Utah where tracks of the Union Pacific and Central Pacific met in 1869 to complete the transcontinental Railroad.
Homesteader Settlers who claimed land on the Great Plains under the Homestead Act
Homestead Act Law signed in 1862 offering free land to people willing to start new farms on the Great Plains.
Sodbuster Great Plains farmer of the late 1800s who had to cut through sod , or thick grass, before planting crops.
Soddy Its Grass,dirt ,and soil that pioneers use to build houses
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