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Unit 9 Review
|How was agriculture assisted in Texas?
|Tractors were invented
|Why was the Texas equal suffrage movement created?
|To make sure that all males could vote
|What did Galveston do after the storm and why?
|They had to rebuild the city, making Houston the "go to" spot in Texas
|What did Howard Hughes do in Texas?
|He invented a new drill bit
|What parts of Texas had huge oil deposits?
|all of Texas, mostly the Central Plains, and in the Panhandle
|What are the major forts in Texas after WW1?
|Travis, Mc Allister, Bowie, and Logan
|What changes were made after the discovery of oil?
|The inner combustible engine was made
|Why was LULAC created?
|To protect the rights of Spanish speaking Americans
|What is the order of the major events in unit 9?
|Hurricane, Spindletop, WW1, Ban, woman's suffrage movement, Ban released
|What do you know about Spindletop?
|It is the largest oil boom in Texas history releasing 100,000 barrels of oil in just 9 days
|How did the government in Texas handle the growth of the oil industry?
|They took charge, and made cars faster in the United States
|How did Texas change after the discovery of oil?
|Cars were being made, and cities were booming
|Why was the populist movement formed in Texas?
|To give people the right to what they wanted
|Who had support from groups in the populist movement?
|The Texans had groups supporting like James Hogg
|How did WW1 change the life for women in Texas?
|The women were taking over when the men were gone into battle/ men realized that women could do the same things that they could
|How did industrialization change the population in Texas?
|The population skyrockets (once again)
|How did railroads continue to change Texas in the early 20th century?
|They were still used to transport goods and people that didn't have cars