4th Grade History Test 12 Study Guide
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What lawyer became one of America's greatest revival preachers?
What famous baseball player later became a preacher?
What former slave became a famous scientist?
George Washington Carver
Who built Tuskegee Institute in Alabama?
Booker T. Washington
Who invented the phonograph?
Who invented the telegraph?
Who invented the telephone?
Alexander Graham Bell
Who invented to mechanical reaper?
Who made a shoe-lasting machine?
Who made the Model T?
Who built the first successful airplane?
Orville and Wilbur Wright
Who built the first successful steamboat?
Who made a traffic signal with colored lights?
Who made a liquid-fueled rocket?
Who is the "Father of American Missions"?
Who organized the oil industry and became very wealthy?
John D. Rockefeller
Who became very wealthy from the steel industry?
What shoe-salesman became one of America's most famous evangelists?
Dwight L. Moody
Who developed the method of turning iron ore into steel?
Sir Henry Bessemer
What code was used to send messages over telegraph wires?
What act promised 160 acres of land to anyone who would farm unoccupied land for 5 years?
What two companies built the transcontinental railroad?
Union Pacific and Central Pacific
Where did the two tracks of the transcontinental railroad meet?
Promontory Point, Utah
What part of the United States was not settled by the middle of the 1800's?
What was the name of the mail carrying system that stretched from Missouri to California?
How did the transcontinental railroad help the people in America?
It brought the East and the West together and it helped to settle the west.
How did Henry Ford make it possible for most people to afford a Model T?
He built them on an assembly line
How did the telegraph help the people in America?
they could send messages instantly to people far away.
What is the capital city of Massachusetts?
What is the capital city of Maine?
What is the capital city of New Hampshire?
What is the capital city of Delaware?
What is the capital city of Pennsylvania?
What is the capital city of New Jersey?
What is the capital city of Vermont?
What is the capital city of Rhode Island?
What is the capital city of New York?
What is the capital city of Connecticut?