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Chapter 18: "Industry & Urban Growth"
Section 1: A New Industrial Revolution
- Steel and oil
- Inventors and Inventions
Section 2: Big Business & Organized Labor
- Corporations & stocks
- John D. Rockefeller/Andrew Carnegie/JP Morgan
- Monopolies & Trusts
- Labor Unions (Knights of Labor/American Federation of Labor)
- Labor Unrest-The Violent Strikes
Section 3: Cities Grow & Change
- Tenements/Settlement Houses
Section 4: The New Immigrants
- Push & Pull Factors
- Steerage/Immigrant Neighborhoods & Assimilation
Section 5: Education & Culture
- Compulsory Education
- American Writers-Mark Twain
Week of 12/10/18-12/14/18
Monday: Chapter 17 Test. Page 613 #'s 1 & 2 due tomorrow
Tuesday: Chapter 18 section 1
Wednesday: Rockefeller/Carnegie/Vanderbilt/Morgan. Page 619 #'s 1 & 2 due Thursday