- 20.1: What was the Second IndustrialRevolution?
- 20.2: What were the chief ideas of KarlMarx?
- 20.3: Locate Netherlands, Austria-Hungary,Spain, Portugal, Russia.
- 20.4: Explain how Marxs ideas came todirectly impact society.
- 20.5: List the European nations that were stilllargely agricultural in 1900.
- 20.6: Drawing Inferences Do you thinkthere is a relationship between thel...
- 20.7: Compare and Contrast Use a Venndiagram like the one below to compar...
- 20.8: Examine the clothing worn by thewomen in the photos on pages 624,62...
- 20.9: Persuasive Writing The feministmovement changed the role ofwomen. I...
- 20.10: The introduction of universal education in the late nineteenthcentu...
- 20.11: Science and Technology List one invention each ofGuglielmo Marconi,...
- 20.12: Government Who wrote The Communist Manifesto?
- 20.13: Culture How did Florence Nightingale and Clara Bartontransform nurs...
- 20.14: Culture What purposes were served by compulsoryeducation?
- 20.15: Government What was the name given to Frances governmentafter the a...
- 20.16: Government What was the result of Bloody Sunday in St.Petersburg in...
- 20.17: Economics Why did American workers organize unions?
- 20.18: Culture What did Louis H. Sullivan contribute to the field ofarchit...
- 20.19: Government Who was the emperor of Germany at the endof the nineteen...
- 20.20: Culture Who was Vincent van Gogh and why was heimportant?
- 20.21: Government What basic right were women denied untilWorld War I?
- 20.22: Economics By 1900, Russia had become the fourth largestproducer of ...
- 20.23: Evaluating Why was revisionist socialism more powerful inwestern Eu...
- 20.24: Drawing Conclusions Was the Revolution of 1905 in Russiaa success o...
- 20.25: Summarizing Identify changes that resulted from theSecond Industria...
- 20.26: Expository Writing Compare and contrast Einsteins andNewtons unders...
- 20.27: They swarm upon the beach, wandering about withapparently no other ...
- 20.28: In what way do the ideas expressed in this quote reflect theclass-c...
- 20.29: Using the Internet Use the Internet to find examples ofpaintings by...
- 20.30: Assume the role of a working-class laborer at a newly unionizedfact...
- 20.31: Reread the information in your text and do further researchon simil...
- 20.32: According to the chart, what is the major difference betweenan auto...
- 20.33: How are a constitutional monarchy and a republic similar?How do the...
- 20.34: Where was direct democracy practiced in 1900? Whichearlier civiliza...
Solutions for Chapter 20: The Growth of Industrial Prosperity
Full solutions for World History | 2nd Edition
average tax rate
total taxes paid divided by total income
the property whereby countries that start off poor tend to grow more rapidly than countries that start off rich
the theoretical separation of nominal and real variables
goods that are rival in consumption but not excludable
the ability to produce a good at a lower opportunity cost than another producer
consumer price index (CPI)
a measure of the overall cost of the goods and services bought by a typical consumer
a banking system in which banks hold only a fraction of deposits as reserves
the accumulation of investments in people, such as education and on-the-job training
the automatic correction by law or contract of a dollar amount for the effects of inflation
a tax that is the same amount for every person
the amount of money the banking system generates with each dollar of reserves
a good for which, other things being equal, an increase in
a good for which, other things being equal, an increase in income leads to an increase in demand
the quantity of goods and services produced from each unit of labor input
the production of goods and services valued at constant prices
the organized withdrawal of labor from a firm by a union
theory of liquidity preference
Keynes’s theory that the interest rate adjusts to bring money supply and money demand into balance
the market value of the inputs a firm uses in production
total revenue (for a firm)
the amount a firm receives for the sale of its output
value of the marginal product
the marginal product of an input times the price of the output