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MadisonB

MadisonB
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Mike Graham

on 10 January 2013

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Industry Agriculture Education Then Then Then Now Now Now 1.The first railroad in Ohio was the Erie and Kalamazoo Railroad. 2.Railroads dominated Ohio's transportation infrastructure until after WWII. 3.After the Civil War,Ohio experienced tremendous growth in railroad mileage. 1.Today,the newest locomotives are becoming increasingly more environmentally friendly. 2.As gas prices skyrocket and highways become more crowded,railroading is gaining more support and receiving more funding. 3.Railroading today is seeing a renaissance of freight traffic not experienced since WWII. 1.In many schools, one teacher would be in charge of instructing many grade levels at the same time. 2.Students used to get hit with paddles or rulers if they did something wrong. 3.Many poor kids did not have a chance to attend school as they had to work full time to help support their families. 2.Teachers are assigned to teach only one grade level. 1.Students are disciplined in many ways, however, hitting a student is no longer a form of punishment. 3.Today, all kids are required to go to school. 1.Prior to the 1800s, most people who called Ohio home earned their living through farming. 2.Most Ohio farmers who produced a surplus, sold their products locally or sent them down the Ohio and Mississippi Rivers to New Orleans. 3.Farmers had the most success during times of war, providing its allies with food. 1.Agriculture remains Ohio's #1 industry today. 2.Ohio is still one of the nation's leaders in agriculture. 3.Ohio ranks in the top 10 nationally in: Swiss Cheese (#1),Egg production(#2), tomatoes and Pumpkins(#3), Bell Peppers(#5), Sweet Corn and Cucumbers(#6), and Chickens(#8).
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