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Cullen - SS Ch. 8
Ch. 8 Exploring the Midwest
|A huge, slow moving mass of ice
|Flat land covered in wildflowers and grasses
|Movement of people from one place to another
|A funnel shaped, moving wind storm that causes great damage
|A line of workers that put together a product one step at a time
|A layer of soil, held together by the roots of grasses
|Quickly and cheaply manufacturing many products at once.
|A long time with little or no rain
|A person who sets up a new business
|Inventor of the assembly line
|Where did the Sioux live
|What formed the Great Lakes?
|What are two natural resources found in the Midwest?
|iron ore and natural gas
|What animal did the Souix follow!
|What did railroads carry?
|people, mail, cattle
|What city connected 10 major railroad lines in the 1800s?
|Three ways Native Americans used the buffalo?
|food, clothing, tools
|Why was Detroit so important to the automobile industry?
|location on the Great Lakes for shipping, and nearby steel mills.
|Why did the Souix move place to place
|settlers took over their land.