Arizona History Chapter 13

Chapter 13

Economic Growth Since World War II

Key Topics:

Manufacturing Balances the Economy

Electronics Industry

Aerospace Factories

Local Raw Materials

Copper Mining

Today's Problems

Other Minerals

Agriculture Plays a Key Role in Arizona's Economy

Cotton is Arizona's Major Crop

Forage, Grain, and Seeds

Winter Vegetables

Hydroponic Farming

Fruits and Nuts

The Cattle Industry

Cattlemen Have Other Problems

Cattle Feeding

Tourism - A Growing Industry

Resorts

Railroads Promote Tourism

Tourism Today

Construction Industry Booms

Women in the Labor Force

Vocabulary:

repeal

refinery

lode

leach

percolate

rubble

cathode

byproduct

alloy

hydroponic

immunization

sojourn

conducive

subdivision

prefabricate

anchor store

People to Know:

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Review Questions:

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