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27 terms
railroad
15
truck
3
static
on electrical locomotives firefighters must maintain how many…
what unit is responsible for providing flagging protection an…
personnel working as flaggers during railroad incidents shall…
what catenary line when looking up from the ground would be t…
15
on electrical locomotives firefighters must maintain how many…
truck
what unit is responsible for providing flagging protection an…
10 terms
Railroad
Where did Towns and cities popped up at?
What provided a way to transport goods…
What did they trade?
Was Railroad travel inexpensive?
Along the railroad
Railroads
Farm products and flour milling
Yes it was cheap
Where did Towns and cities popped up at?
Along the railroad
What provided a way to transport goods…
Railroads
The Railroad
wagon train
population
emigrate
locomotive
a group of covered wagons that travels together for safety
A group of individuals that belong to the same species and li…
To leave one country or region and settle in another
a steam engine designed to pull cars on a railway
wagon train
a group of covered wagons that travels together for safety
population
A group of individuals that belong to the same species and li…
13 terms
Railroad
Coach car
Club car
Amtrak
Eurail pass
A car for ordinary daytime short haul travel
A railroad car permitting face to face seating often with bev…
The national railroad corporation
A pass that allows unlimited train travel throughout certain…
Coach car
A car for ordinary daytime short haul travel
Club car
A railroad car permitting face to face seating often with bev…
railroad
arrogant
haughtily
decieve
bewilderment
displaying a sense of self importance
proudly
cause to believe what is not true
the state of being confused
arrogant
displaying a sense of self importance
haughtily
proudly
RAILROAD
Conductors
Station master
Hardware
Fugitive
The people who operated the underground railroad
The keeper of the safe house
Male slaves
A Person running from slavery
Conductors
The people who operated the underground railroad
Station master
The keeper of the safe house
15 terms
Railroad
In 1850s railroad building was in full…
21,000 miles of track and new line ope…
The Great race
Central(CP) and Union(UP) Pacific led…
...
...
...
...
In 1850s railroad building was in full…
...
21,000 miles of track and new line ope…
...
railroad
building the transcontinental railroad…
investors
the transcontinental railroad presente…
On many 10, 1869, a golden spike was d…
theodore judah
the big four were tie Stanford, crocker, Huntington, and Hopk…
complete all the work by hand, endure hot summers and cold wi…
railroad tie, when it was completed
building the transcontinental railroad…
theodore judah
investors
the big four were tie Stanford, crocker, Huntington, and Hopk…
13 terms
The railroad
century
to decide
government
to lay, laid, laid
= one hundred years
entscheiden
Regierung
legen
century
= one hundred years
to decide
entscheiden
Railroad
Underground railroad
Stations
Stationmasters
Conductor
A secret, organized sysrem to help slaves escape to freedom
Homes where slaves could find food, rest, and a hiding place
People who owned the "stations"
Person responsible for moving slaves safely from one station…
Underground railroad
A secret, organized sysrem to help slaves escape to freedom
Stations
Homes where slaves could find food, rest, and a hiding place
33 terms
Railroad
Transcontinental Railroad
Professor C. F. Dowd
subsidize
George M Pullman
A railroad line completed in 1869 that linked the Atlantic an…
proposed the earths surface be divided into 24 time zones tha…
to support by paying part of the cost of something
A railroad car manufacturer who built a city for his workers,…
Transcontinental Railroad
A railroad line completed in 1869 that linked the Atlantic an…
Professor C. F. Dowd
proposed the earths surface be divided into 24 time zones tha…
10 terms
railroad
Transcontinental Railroad
Central Pacific Railroad
Union Pacific
Comstock Silver Lode
Railroad tracks that crossed the U.S. connecting the East and…
Railroad connecting California and Utah
A railroad that was in the great plains
A large silver deposit that brought wealth to many small towns
Transcontinental Railroad
Railroad tracks that crossed the U.S. connecting the East and…
Central Pacific Railroad
Railroad connecting California and Utah
Railroad
Railroad Barons
Bessemer Process
Thomas Edison
Menlo Park
powerful individuals that controlled all the nation's railroa…
A way to manufacture steel quickly and cheaply by blasting ho…
American inventor best known for inventing the electric light…
New Jersey village west of New York City where Thomas Edison…
Railroad Barons
powerful individuals that controlled all the nation's railroa…
Bessemer Process
A way to manufacture steel quickly and cheaply by blasting ho…
15 terms
Railroad
Transcontinental railroad
George M. Pullman
Crédit Mobilier
Munn v. Illinois
A golden spike marked the spanning of the nation.
Built a factory for manufacturing sleepers and other railroad…
A contract to lay out two to three times the actual cost-and…
The Supreme Court upheld the Granger law by a vote of seven t…
Transcontinental railroad
A golden spike marked the spanning of the nation.
George M. Pullman
Built a factory for manufacturing sleepers and other railroad…
Railroad
La estación de ferrocarril
Un museo ferrovario
Un medio de transporte
El mundo hispano
Railroad station
Train mueseum
Method of transportation
Hispanic world
La estación de ferrocarril
Railroad station
Un museo ferrovario
Train mueseum
Railroad
Iron horse
Natures mule
Productive resources
Human resources
The train became the mode of transportation
Boats or barge used on the rivers
Factors needed in production
Meaning the education and health of the human
Iron horse
The train became the mode of transportation
Natures mule
Boats or barge used on the rivers
6 terms
Railroad
Immigrant
Spike
Transcontinental
Obstacle
A person who leaves one country and lives permaently in anoth…
A long metal nail.
Extending across a continent.
Something that stands in the way of progress of achievement.
Immigrant
A person who leaves one country and lives permaently in anoth…
Spike
A long metal nail.
290 terms
Railroad
When train is in a slack-stretched con…
1,2 & 3
Buff
PC switch
When are draft forces present?
To qualify a train airbrake system using the air flow method,…
____ forces are present when a train is in a slack-bunched co…
An air operated electrical switch that nullifies locomotive p…
When train is in a slack-stretched con…
When are draft forces present?
1,2 & 3
To qualify a train airbrake system using the air flow method,…
7 terms
Railroad
Liberal Loans
Union Pacific Railroad
Central Pacific Railroad
The Great Northern
federally owned acreage, granted to the railroad companies in…
the original transcontinental railroad, commissioned by congr…
the California-based railroad company, headed by Leland Stanf…
the northernmost of the transcontinental railroad lines, orga…
Liberal Loans
federally owned acreage, granted to the railroad companies in…
Union Pacific Railroad
the original transcontinental railroad, commissioned by congr…
railroad
Alkali Metals
Alkaline earth metals
Transition metals
Other Metals
found in group one, reactive and do not occur freely in natur…
found in the second group, metallic elements, very reactive,…
found in groups 3-12, ductile and malleable, conduct electric…
Found in groups 13-15, ductile and malleable, don't show vari…
Alkali Metals
found in group one, reactive and do not occur freely in natur…
Alkaline earth metals
found in the second group, metallic elements, very reactive,…
Railroad
grenville dodge
theodore judah
chinease workers
laid more track
union pacific
central pacific
central pacific
union pacific
grenville dodge
union pacific
theodore judah
central pacific
5 terms
Railroad
Transcontinental railroad
What did the railroads transport?
People that could not afford to travel…
These people bought land along the tra…
A railroad across the continent
People and agriculture
Covered wagons
Settlers
Transcontinental railroad
A railroad across the continent
What did the railroads transport?
People and agriculture
29 terms
Railroads
Standard Box Car
Flat Car
Gondola Rail Car
Tank Car
Rail car that carries 70 to 100 tons; equipped with either cu…
Rail car that provides an open platform offering flexibility…
Rail car with open and flat-bottoms used for a wide range of…
Rail car that specializes in the shipment of bulk liquids.
Standard Box Car
Rail car that carries 70 to 100 tons; equipped with either cu…
Flat Car
Rail car that provides an open platform offering flexibility…
26 terms
RAILROAD
la estación de ferrocarril
el tablero de salidas y llegadas
el quiosco
el horario
railroad station
the departure and arrival board
concession stand
scchedual
la estación de ferrocarril
railroad station
el tablero de salidas y llegadas
the departure and arrival board
10 terms
Railroad
Transcontinental Railroad
Reservation
Geronimo
Open Range
Rail lines that Connected the east and the west parts of the…
An area set aside by the government for the Native Americans…
Was a mad man how killed many people and lasted the longest a…
Unfenced land
Transcontinental Railroad
Rail lines that Connected the east and the west parts of the…
Reservation
An area set aside by the government for the Native Americans…
10 terms
Railroad
Engine
Coach
Caboose
Orphan
The first car of a train; a machine that uses energy to move…
A railroad car with seats for passengers.
Usually the last car of the freight train.
A child whose parents have died.
Engine
The first car of a train; a machine that uses energy to move…
Coach
A railroad car with seats for passengers.
21 terms
RAILROAD
Approach
Traffic checks
Signal passengers for silence approxim…
Turn off noisy equipment
...
...
...
Heaters, fans ETC
Approach
...
Traffic checks
...
20 terms
Railroad
Was a service in the 1860 that used ri…
A railroad that crosses a continent
The unon Pacific began bilding from?
The central pacific began bilding from?
Pony Express
Transcontinental Railroad
Omaha,Nebraska
Sacramento,California
Was a service in the 1860 that used ri…
Pony Express
A railroad that crosses a continent
Transcontinental Railroad
6 terms
Railroad
Cattle drive
Texas cattle banned in some city's bec…
Who is Cynthia Ann Parker related to
Range war involved what
Railroad
Texas fever
Quanah Parker
Cutting barb wire
Cattle drive
Railroad
Texas cattle banned in some city's bec…
Texas fever
Railroad
What percent of Americans lived in rur…
What allowed trains from different com…
What happened to the towns that were n…
What were started all along the railro…
80%
The standard gauge.
They became huge cities.
Towns.
What percent of Americans lived in rur…
80%
What allowed trains from different com…
The standard gauge.
Railroad
Decline of cattle drive
Important indians
Quanah Parker
Cynthia Ann parker
Fencing drought railroads farming sheep
Quanah and Cynthia Parker lone wolf Santanta
Last free Indian chief
The mother of quanah Parker
Decline of cattle drive
Fencing drought railroads farming sheep
Important indians
Quanah and Cynthia Parker lone wolf Santanta
Railroad
When responding to an incident in dark…
On electrical locomotives firefighters…
Before working near. on, or under any…
How many feet should fire and rescue p…
At least 2 miles
15 feet
Hand brakes shall be set on at least 2 different cars and the…
30 Feet
When responding to an incident in dark…
At least 2 miles
On electrical locomotives firefighters…
15 feet
The Railroad
el tren
la estación
la sala de espera
el boleto
train
station
waiting room
ticket
el tren
train
la estación
station
11 terms
Railroads
Promontory Point, Utah
Chicanery
Leland Stanford
The Golden Spike
The site of the completion of the Transcontinental Railroad o…
The use of trickery to achieve a political, financial, or leg…
Served as the governor of California before he became the pre…
The ceremonial final spike driven to connect the Union Pacifi…
Promontory Point, Utah
The site of the completion of the Transcontinental Railroad o…
Chicanery
The use of trickery to achieve a political, financial, or leg…
5 terms
railroads
monopoly
framers did not like the railroads bec…
pools
rebates
to purchase everything.
they kept their prices high
several r/r companies in an area agree to divide up the busin…
discounts to larger customers are offered
monopoly
to purchase everything.
framers did not like the railroads bec…
they kept their prices high
Railroads
Why did cities like Pittsburgh, Detroi…
What did Railroads transport to factor…
Where did Railroads transport Iron Ore?
Where did Railroads transport finished…
Cities = Areas of Manufacturing... They had factories and jobs…
Natural Resources (ex. copper, lead)
Steel Mills in Pittsburgh
To National Markets...everywhere!
Why did cities like Pittsburgh, Detroi…
Cities = Areas of Manufacturing... They had factories and jobs…
What did Railroads transport to factor…
Natural Resources (ex. copper, lead)
Railroads
exaggeration
resurgence
plumet
bankruptcy
과장
재기, 부활
곤두박질, 급락
파산, 파탄
exaggeration
과장
resurgence
재기, 부활
Railroads
Stop
Do not stop
Speeding
Green light
15 ft from the RR signs
more than 50 ft from the RR signs
in a construction zone will result in double of the fines
that has been green for a while is considered a stale light
Stop
15 ft from the RR signs
Do not stop
more than 50 ft from the RR signs
5 terms
railroads
What type of train is this?
BNSF Railroad
Southern Pacific Railroad
Oregon Short line Railroad
FEF-3 4-8-4
Second largest railroad in the United States.
This railroad was an American Class 1 railroad.
This railroad does not exist any more.
What type of train is this?
FEF-3 4-8-4
BNSF Railroad
Second largest railroad in the United States.
5 terms
Railroads
transcontinental railroad
railroad consolidation
railroad barons
Cornelius Vanderbilt
A train route across the United States, finished in 1869.
The combining of separate companies, functional areas, or pro…
someone who works on the railroad
first railroad baron, consolidated multiple companies to make…
transcontinental railroad
A train route across the United States, finished in 1869.
railroad consolidation
The combining of separate companies, functional areas, or pro…
5 terms
Railroads
Locomotion
Transport
Promote
Expand
The act of moving from one place to another
To carry from one place to another
To raise to a higher level or to help the growth or development
To increase size or amount
Locomotion
The act of moving from one place to another
Transport
To carry from one place to another
Railroads
Transcontinental Railroad
Central Pacific
Union Pacific
Reasons for Railroads
Union
Moved eastward from Sacramento, California
Began in 1868, moved westward from Omaha
Creation of a national market, growth of cities, new settleme…
Transcontinental Railroad
Union
Central Pacific
Moved eastward from Sacramento, California
Railroads
Interstate Commerce Commission (ICC)
1500
ICC and regulation
Effects of excessive regulation... -all t…
-Congress passes the Interstate Commerce Act which created th…
During WWI, the ____ U.S. railroads operated 254,000 miles an…
1) shipping rates had to be reasonable and just... 2) rates had…
1) ICC set maximum and minimum rates for rail shipments, ofte…
Interstate Commerce Commission (ICC)
-Congress passes the Interstate Commerce Act which created th…
1500
During WWI, the ____ U.S. railroads operated 254,000 miles an…
5 terms
Railroads
transcontinental railroad
railroad consolidation
railroad barons
Cornelius Vanderbilt
A railroad the went across the continent
Consolidation of the various railroads companies
The owners of Railway lines
First Baron
transcontinental railroad
A railroad the went across the continent
railroad consolidation
Consolidation of the various railroads companies
13 terms
Railroads
Laissez Fair
Gov. belief on tarrifs
Land Grants
Chinese Railway Workers
Government stays away from the economy.
Tariffs protect american industry.
Free land given to railroad owners along railroads where town…
The Chinese were assigned to do the most dangerous and diffic…
Laissez Fair
Government stays away from the economy.
Gov. belief on tarrifs
Tariffs protect american industry.
Railroads
Railroads ship ___% of nations freight…
Railroads ship ___% of ton miles
Where was the first railroad?
ICC Regulation (after 1887)
15%
40%
Baltimore (1830)
1) shipping rates had to be reasonable and just... 2) rates had…
Railroads ship ___% of nations freight…
15%
Railroads ship ___% of ton miles
40%
Railroads
3, 1826, 3000
South, coordinated
Transcontinental, May 1869, Promontory…
central, union
The first...mile track was built in Massachusetts in...and by…
However, up until 1850, they were mainly built in the...and w…
The...Railroad was completed in...at...Summit in Utah.This le…
(...Pacific moved east,...Pacific moved west)
3, 1826, 3000
The first...mile track was built in Massachusetts in...and by…
South, coordinated
However, up until 1850, they were mainly built in the...and w…
Railroads
$1000m
30,000
190,000
90%
Revenue from railroads ___ twice tgat of the federal government
___ miles of railroad in 1860
___ miles of railroad in 1900
By 1880 ___ of steel transported via railroads
$1000m
Revenue from railroads ___ twice tgat of the federal government
30,000
___ miles of railroad in 1860
Railroads
Central Pacific
Central Pacific
Central Pacific
Central Pacific
Started in Sacramento California
Hired many Chinese workers your face widespread discrimination
Had crossed about 700 miles across the sierra Nevada mountains
was a part of the east
Central Pacific
Started in Sacramento California
Central Pacific
Hired many Chinese workers your face widespread discrimination
Railroads
Railroad laborers and builders
Disturbed by the railroads
New railroads in cities led to _____
Abandoning railroads in cities led to…
Asians, mainly Chinese
Native Americans
An economic boom in the city, advanced development
Economic downfall in the city, the boom that came with the ci…
Railroad laborers and builders
Asians, mainly Chinese
Disturbed by the railroads
Native Americans
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