5 Written Questions
4 Multiple Choice Questions
- Invented the telegraph which allowed faster communication over longer distances. He also developed Morse code
- Inventor of the steamboat, which as a boat that had a powerful steam engine. These enabled boats to travel upstream on rivers, thus increasing trade while at the same time improving inter and state transportation.
- United States industrialist who manufactured plows suitable for working the prairie soil (1804-1886)
- an American inventor who contributed to the concept of interchangeable parts that were exactly alike and easily assembled or exchanged
4 True/False Questions
Free enterprise and factories → uniform pieces that can be made in large quantities to replace other identical pieces
Factory System → Came to America under a false name and created the first American textile mill.
Morse Code → United States industrialist who manufactured plows suitable for working the prairie soil (1804-1886)
Factories come to New England → Good place to set up mills because of water power, transportation, and a willing labor force.