Chapter 5: Industrialization
Natural resources and a large labor force allowed the United States to industrialize rapidly
People, places and terms:
Gross national product (GNP)-
Alexander G. Bell-
Thomas Alva Edison
2. How did the use of electric power affect economic development?
3. Do you think government policies at this time helped or hindered industrialization?
How did the abundance of natural resourses contribute to the economic growth in the United States in the late 1800s?