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Jeopardy. Choose a category. You will be given the answer. You must give the correct question. Click to begin. Choose a point value. Choose a point value. Click here for Final Jeopardy. Geography. Spanish American War. Early 20 th Century. Great Migration. Industrialization.

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Jeopardy

Choose a category.

You will be given the answer.

You must give the correct question.

Click to begin.


Choose a point value.

Choose a point value.

Click here for Final Jeopardy


Geography

Spanish

American

War

Early 20th

Century

Great

Migration

Industrialization

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What does noncontiguous mean?


Not Connected


What region is North Dakota in?


Midwest


What state is Santa Fe in?


New Mexico


What area was known as a “treeless wasteland”?


Great Plains


What state is St. Louis in?


Missouri


Besides Cuba, which two countries fought over Cuban independence?


Spain and the United States


What is the name of the type of journalism that exaggerated or made up stories?


Yellow Journalism


What was the name of the battleship that exploded in Cuba’s Havana Harbor, leading to the Spanish American War?


USS Maine


What 3 territories were gained by the U.S. as a result of the Spanish American War?


Guam, The Philippines and Puerto Rico


Name 3 causes of the Spanish American War?


  • Sinking of the USS Maine

  • Yellow Journalism

  • US support of Cuban rebels

  • Protection of American business interests in Cuba


Who invented the airplane?


The Wright Bros.


Who sent the first radio signals?


Guglielmo Marconi


What did Henry Ford’s use of the assembly line do to the price of the automobile?


Decreased the price of the automobile (made it more affordable)


Who came up with the idea of broadcast radio (using radio as entertainment)?


David Sarnoff


Name 3 of the 4 results of improved transportation brought on by affordable automobiles?


  • Creation of jobs

  • Greater Mobility

  • Growth of transportation related industries

  • People started to move to suburban areas


What direction did African Americans move to during the Great Migration?


North


Where might have African Americans moved during the Great Migration :

New Orleans or

New York


New York


What was the name of the painter that showed the Great Migration in his paintings?


Jacob Lawrence


Around what years did the Great Migration take place?


About 1910s to the 1960s


What were the reasons for African Americans moving during the Great Migration?


  • Discrimination and violence in the South

  • Low paying jobs in the South

  • Better opportunities in the North


Name the 3 captains of industry and what was their industry?


  • Henry Ford- Automobile

  • John D. Rockefeller- Oil

  • Andrew Carnegie- Steel


What areas are known for textiles, steel, meat packing, and automobiles?


  • Steel – Pittsburgh

  • Automobiles – Detroit

  • Textiles – New England

  • Meatpacking - Chicago


What caused increased labor needs in the cities in the late 1800s?


Industrial development


What mainly caused the growth of cities?


The huge numbers immigrants entering the country.


What was made possible by the completion of the Transcontinental railroad?


  • Moving valuable minerals, such as lead and copper, to the Eastern part of the country.

  • The ability to move products to larger cities

  • Moving Iron Ore to cities that produce steel


Final Jeopardy

Make your wager


Which region borders both Canada and Mexico? Name the states in that region.


Pacific Region

(California, Oregon, Washington)


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