production system with machines and workers arranged so that each person performs an assigned task againas an item passes him.
Name associated with America in the late 1800's, referring to the extravagant wealth and terrible poverty underneath.
combining competing businesses into one corporation.
Production of large quantities of goods using machinery.
Total control of one type of industry by one person or one company.
Journalist who exposes abuses and corruption in society.
charitable acts or gifts of money that help the community.
Shares of ownership in a company in its business.
Man or woman who fought for a woman's right to vote.
combining companies that supply equipment and services needed for an industry.