Key Concept 6.1 — Technological advances, large-scale production methods, and the opening of new markets encouraged the rise of industrial capitalism in the United States.
Key Concept 6.2 — The migrations that accompanied industrialization transformed both urban and rural areas of the United States and caused dramatic social and cultural change.
Key Concept 6.3 — The Gilded Age produced new cultural and intellectual movements, public reform efforts, and political debates over economic and social policies.
Must-Know Review Terms List
List of Factual Content for the APUSH Test (Revised 2017)
- Industrial capitalism
- Trusts (combinations)
- Tenant farming
- “New South”
- People’s (Populist) Party
- Political Machines
- Transcontinental railroad(s)
- Indian Wars/reservations
- Gilded Age
- Social Darwinism, Gospel of Wealth, Social Gospel
- Jane Addams/Settlement Houses
- Plessy v. Ferguson