Unit 7 vocabulary

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Question Answer
Wemons suffrage The right of wemon to vote
CapitalistsA person who invests in buisness and runs them for profit
Yellow journalismA type of journalism that uses sensational reporting and crusading
DeflationFalling prices
PandemicA worldwide epidemic
Jim Crow systemThe pattern segregation and discrimination that developed in the 1890's
DisfranchiseTo take away the vote from a person or a group of people
TrustA combination of corporations that reduces or may reduce competition
PopulismA political movement that involves pitting the common people agianst the ecnomy
Lynching The killing of a suspect without a trail usually by a mob action
TextilesThread yarn cloth and clothes
Probation The outlawing of alcoholic beverages

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