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  1. Puddling
  2. The Mines Act
  3. Edwin Chadwick
  4. George Stevenson
  5. Edmund Cartwright
  1. a process in which coke derived from coal is used to burn away impurities in crude iron to produce high quality iron
  2. b English clergyman who invented the power loom (1743-1823); erected a cotton mill, was offered a Watt steam engine which ended up on auction block 3 years later
  3. c This was a public health official who wrote reports on the poor living conditions of the cities and believed that poverty was caused by illnesses
  4. d Built the world's first railroad line and he designed and built 4 locomotives that were used. Father of the modern railroad.
  5. e Act by Parliament that prohibited underground work for women and boys under the age of ten. This furthered the gender divide in the working classes.

5 Multiple Choice Questions

  1. English industrialist whose pottery works were the first to produce fine-quality pottery by industrial methods.
  2. 1779, a Brit who combined the best features of the spinning jenny with the water frame -> spinning mule/Crompton's mule.
  3. In 1709, he used coal to smelt iron, or separate iron from its ore. When he discovered that coal gave off impurities that damaged the iron; he found a way to remove the impurities from coal, leading to better quality/ cheaper iron.
  4. Stevenson's engine that won him a prize in 1829. Pulled a load 3x it's own weight at 30 mph, could outrun a horse.
  5. In order to combat the issue of not having food/water for animals, farmed flood low-lying land near streams in the winter to prevent ground from freezing and then drained the water which produce an early grass for animals to eat

5 True/False Questions

  1. Fodder cropsPlants that are grown for animals to feed off so they can stay in pens.

          

  2. Steam engineUnited States inventor of the mechanical cotton gin (1765-1825)

          

  3. Open-field farmingIn order to combat the issue of not having food/water for animals, farmed flood low-lying land near streams in the winter to prevent ground from freezing and then drained the water which produce an early grass for animals to eat

          

  4. EntrepreneursMade the puddling process

          

  5. Eli Whitneyprocess in which coke derived from coal is used to burn away impurities in crude iron to produce high quality iron

          

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