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Quiz 1 Submitted by mrs5329 on 8/31/2008 1:56:23 PM Points Awarded 18 Points Missed 1 Percentage 95% 1. The most unpopular aspect of the partnership between the railroads and Standard Oil via the South Improvement company involved: A. the drawbacks Standard Oil received which lowered their freight costs B. the drawbacks that raised Standard Oils shipping costs C. all of the other choices D. lower freight rates for the entire oil industry Points Earned: 1/1 Your Response: A 2. Where did Rockefeller build the world's largest oil refinery in the 1890's? A. Indiana B. Pennsylvania C. Texas D. none of the other choices Points Earned: 1/1 Your Response:
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A 3. Why did the price of whale oil rise so sharply during the 1850's? A. Whale stocks were depleted in the North Atlantic B. Whalers had to travel larger distances C. Whale stocks were depleted in the North Pacific D. All of the other choices Points Earned: 1/1 Your Response: D 4. The oil industry began as a supplier of gasoline Points Earned:
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This note was uploaded on 12/24/2008 for the course EGEE 120 taught by Professor Considine,timothy during the Fall '07 term at Pennsylvania State University, University Park.

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Quiz 1 - Quiz 1 Submitted by mrs5329 on 8/31/2008 1:56:23...

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