Busy. Please wait.

show password
Forgot Password?

Don't have an account?  Sign up 

Username is available taken
show password


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
remaining cards
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:
restart all cards
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


Entrepreneur Someone who starts a business
Robber Barron Someone who uses ruthless business tactics
Monopoly A business that dominates an industry and has no competition
Philanthropist Someone who donates money
John D. Rockefeller Oil, Monopoly, Robber Baron
Andrew Carnegie Steel, Monopoly, Robber Baron
JP Morgan Bank, Robber Baron
Another name for a Monopoly Trust
Henry Ford The automobile, assembly line
Machine used for mass production of goods Assembly line
Middle Class New Social Class emerged from Industrial Revolution
Coal & Iron Two natural resources needed for Industrialization
Rural Country life
Urban City life
Laissez- Faire No government regulations
Social Darwinism Survival of the fittest
Nativists Americans who don't like immigrants- they will take away jobs
Labor Unions Organizations to help workers get better wages, hours
Irish First Catholic group, Potato famine
Jacob Riis Wrote How the other half lives- urban slums
Upton Sinclair Wrote the Jungle- Meat packing industry
Theodore Roosevelt President that tried to eliminate Monopolies- Trust busting
Sherman anti trust act A law to end Monopolies
Progressive movement Time period to eliminate corruption during the Industrial revolution
Muckrakers Photographers, journalist who exposed what businesses were doing wrong
Tenement housing act Law passed to help people living in slums- Jacob Riis
Pure Food and Drug act Law passed to make sure food was safe to eat- Upton Sinclair
Seneca Falls convention Meeting for women suffragette
Declaration of sentiments A document to gain rights for women
Fair Labor Standards act Law that eliminated Child Labor
Temperance movement Movement to ban alcohol
18th Amendment Prohibition- Banning the sale and distribution of alcohol
19th Amendment Women right to vote
Supply & Demand Prices depends on the demand and the supply of the products
Created by: ygarcia13