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6 Written Questions
6 Multiple Choice Questions
- Children were viewed as laborers throughout the 19th century. Many children worked on farms, small businesses, mills and factories.
- Places that brought together workers and machines to produce large quantities of goods
- Visited England and returned to the US to open a mill in Mass. that brought spining and weaving in one building in a town named after him
- He memorized the way that the British made machines and he brought the idea to America. He made our first cotton spinning machine.
- small-scale industry that can be carried on at home by family members using their own equipment
- one of the fenced-in or hedged-in fields created by wealthy British landowners on land that was formerly worked by village farmers
5 True/False Questions
Cotton Gin → external-combustion engine in which heat is used to raise steam which either turns a turbine or forces a piston to move up and down in a cylinder
Flying Shuttle → new invention for weaving-enabled the weaver to throw the shuttle back and forth between the threads with one hand (replaced the loom)
Industrialization → the social process whereby cities grow and societies become more urban
Railroad → Places that brought together workers and machines to produce large quantities of goods
Steam Engine → a boat propelled by a steam engine