Presentation on theme: "Industrialization in America Chapter 9 Review. America’s industrialization depended on an abundance natural resources. Identify three of these resources."— Presentation transcript:
During the early days of industrialization, many members of Congress believed that tariffs were necessary to A. Raise money to operate the government. B. Help new American industries compete with large established European factories. C. Raise the prices that Europeans would have to pay for American products. D. Entice European consumers to buy American products.
The government offered each railroad company building the transcontinental railroad land along the right-of-way to A. Give railroad workers a place to live. B. Encourage rapid construction of the tracks. C. Allow the companies to build stations at important points along the way. D. Encourage the growth of towns along the tracks.
Answer: B; encourage rapid construction of the tracks.
To mail rail service safer and more reliable, the American Railway Association divided the country into these.