Logan History test 12
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Who made the first successful liquid-fueled rocket?
Who made the Model T?
Who made the first successful airplane?
Who invented a traffic signal with colored lights?
Alexander G Bell
Who invented the telephone?
Who invented the phonograph?
Who invented the telegraph?
Who invented the first successful Steamboat?
Who invented the mechanical reaper?
Who invented a shoe-lasting machine?
Booker T Washington
Who was the man who founded and build Tuskegee Institute in Alabama?
George Washington Carver
Who was born a slave, but became a famous scientist who worked with plants?
Who was a lawyer who became one of America's greatest revival preachers?
Who was a converted baseball player who received nationwide attention for my fiery preaching?
Dwight L Moody
Who was a shoe salesman who became America's most famous evangelist and founder of a famous Bible Institute?
Who was the "Father of American Missions" who spent many years preaching to the people of Burma?
Who made millions of dollars in the steel industry in America?
Sir Henry Bessemer
Who developed a method of turning iron ore into steel?
John D Rockefeller
Who organized the oil industry and became the first billionaire in history?
The two companies that built the transcontinental railroad were the Union Pacific company and the ___________ Pacific company.
The two tracks of the transcontinental railroad met at Promontory point ________.
This act promised 160 acres of land to anyone who would farm the land for five years.
This area was the only frontier that remained to be settled by the middle of the 1800.
The code of short and long dashes to be clicked out over the telegraph wire was call ____ code?
The ____________ was a mail route from St. Joseph, Missouri, to Sacramento, California, that opened in 1860.
It helped to settle the west. The East was brought closer to the west
What two changes brought about by the transcontinental railroad?
It was built on an assembly line.
Why was the Model T so inexpensive?
What is the capital of
People did not feel out of touch with each other, they could send messages instantly.
How did the telegraph bring the East and West closer together?
What is the capital of Delaware?
What is the capital of Maine?
What is the capital of Massachusetts?
What is the capital of New Hampshire?
What is the capital of New Jersey?
What is the capital of New York?
What is the capital of Pennsylvania?
What is the capital of Rhode Island?
What is the capital of Vermont?