Busy. Please wait.
or

show password
Forgot Password?

Don't have an account?  Sign up 
or

Username is available taken
show password

why


Make sure to remember your password. If you forget it there is no way for StudyStack to send you a reset link. You would need to create a new account.
We do not share your email address with others. It is only used to allow you to reset your password. For details read our Privacy Policy and Terms of Service.


Already a StudyStack user? Log In

Reset Password
Enter the associated with your account, and we'll email you a link to reset your password.
Don't know
Know
remaining cards
Save
0:01
To flip the current card, click it or press the Spacebar key.  To move the current card to one of the three colored boxes, click on the box.  You may also press the UP ARROW key to move the card to the "Know" box, the DOWN ARROW key to move the card to the "Don't know" box, or the RIGHT ARROW key to move the card to the Remaining box.  You may also click on the card displayed in any of the three boxes to bring that card back to the center.

Pass complete!

"Know" box contains:
Time elapsed:
Retries:
restart all cards
share
Embed Code - If you would like this activity on your web page, copy the script below and paste it into your web page.

  Normal Size     Small Size show me how

Big Businesses

QuestionAnswer
Reasons for rise of BIG BUSINESS 1) National markets were created in transportational advances 2) Captains of Industry created nation-wide business opperations 3) Big Business grew as a way to reach and influence 4) Advertisments - cost methods of catalogs were developed
Textile Industry (Location) The New England States
Automobile Industry (Location) Detroit, Michigan
Steel Industry (Location) Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
Meat Packing Industry (Location) Chicago, Illinois
Shipping and Railroads (Captain of Industry) Vanderbilt
Automobiles (Captain of Industry) Ford
Oil Refining (Captain of Industry) Rockefeller
Steel Making (Captain of Industry) Carnegie
What was a monopoly? Exclusive possesion or control of an industry
Thomas Edison's contribution? Electric lighting and mechanical uses of electricity
Alexander Bell's invention? Telephone
Industrialization increased the need for _____? Labor
Four factors led to growth of industry H - HOPE for better opportunites E - ESCAPE from oppresive government A - Desire for ADVENTURE R - Desire for RELIGIOUS freedom
Created by: Lili.Rose333