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					1. What is per capita income?
    A: average annual income per person

2. How did conglomerates and franchises evolve in
the postwar economy?
     A: conglomerates able to defend against
economic down turns and rely on their savings
     Franchises expanded and brought services to
different parts of the country

3. What is the purpose of a transistor and how did it
contribute to other developments?
    A: amply and control and generates electrical
signals
    Allowed machines to be smaller and more
compacted

4. How did the baby boom and the GI Bill of Rights
affect suburban growth?
     A: Baby boom mid 1940s peaked at 1957, rise in
birth rate
     Open opportunities to veterans to go to college
and get more training or further training, low interest
house mortages

				
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