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(7.12) Economics. The student understands the factors that caused Texas to change from an agrarian to an urban society..
The student is expected to:Related Handbook of Texas Online articles:
A: explain economic factors that led to the urbanization of Texas;
B: trace the development of major industries that contributed to the urbanization of Texas such as transportation, oil and gas, and manufacturing; and
C: explain the changes in the types of jobs and occupations that have resulted from the urbanization of Texas.

Created by Michel Hinton, Hogg Middle School, Houston ISD, April 2002; modified June 2011.

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