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  1. James Hargreaves
  2. George Stephenson
  3. Samuel Crompton
  4. Richard Arkwright
  5. Factory Act of 1833
  1. a • 1781-1848
    • Father of the modern railroad
    • Introduced the concept of grooved wheels and a smooth track
    • Increased stem pressure in the boiler
  2. b • Invented the mule
    • Sold it's rights for 60₤
  3. c • Founded modern factory system
    • Developed water frame
    • Constructed the first cotton factories in Britain
    • Was a genius in industrial managing
    • Died with a massive fortune
  4. d • Prohibited factory work of children under nine
    • Provided two hours of education a day
    • Set the twelve-hour work day
  5. e • Devised a machine known as "the Jenny"
    • First to open the spinning bottle neck

5 Multiple Choice Questions

  1. • 1771-1858
    • Improved factory conditions
    • Founded a textile city, New Lanark
    • Limited child labour
    • New Lanark viewed as a model for factories throughout Europe
  2. • 1820-1895
    • Wrote The Condition of the Working Class in England (1845)
    • Observed terrible conditions of industry
  3. • Improved steam engine-1775
    • Converted up down motion to rotary motion
    • Used in machine's and locomotion
  4. • Created to house new machines
    • Provided secrecy to protect trade secrets
    • Originally called "safe boxes"
  5. • Regional rather than national process
    • Created largely unmanageable social problems
    • Technological innovation

5 True/False Questions

  1. traditional economy• Made transportation easier
    • Britain
    • Aided in the growth of the Industrial Revolution
    • Brought resources inland for domestic usage

          

  2. Josiah Wedgwood• Improved steam engine-1775
    • Converted up down motion to rotary motion
    • Used in machine's and locomotion

          

  3. Luddites• Was a cross between the water frame and the jenny
    • Invented by Samuel Crompton in 1811
    • Produced 10X the amount of thread than on the water frame and the jenny combined
    • Called for a large room and water source to power and house the machine

          

  4. banking system• 18th century banks become available beyond London
    • Bank of England manages public debts
    • Helped with government revolution
    • Created stability by holding most interest rates

          

  5. putting- out system• 18th century banks become available beyond London
    • Bank of England manages public debts
    • Helped with government revolution
    • Created stability by holding most interest rates

          

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