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  1. Zollverein
  2. Agricultural Revolution
  3. Richard Arkwright
  4. Luddites
  5. entrepreneur
  1. a • 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
  2. b • Raised capital to support business
    • Up to date with latest methods of production
    • Came from all social classes
  3. c • Workers who opposed the introduction of mechanization of weaving
    • Rioted by breaking machines in 1810's
    • Attempted to maintain the traditional organization of their industry and the independence of their labor
  4. d • 1834
    • Unified trading zone created by Prussia
    • Created a series of alliances between German States
    • States received an annual portion of revenue
    • Prussia received political benefits for keeping smaller countries in line
  5. e • Development of a market oriented agricultural economy
    • Farms tried to grow a single cash crop for profit
    • England and Holland have quickest progression
    • Fodder crops introduced

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. • Created in 1769 by Richard Arkwright; solved the problems of the jenny
    • Allowed Englishmen to produce an all-cotton fabric
    • Consisted of a series of water-driven rollers that stretched cotton before spinning it
  2. • 1771-1858
    • Improved factory conditions
    • Founded a textile city, New Lanark
    • Limited child labour
    • New Lanark viewed as a model for factories throughout Europe
  3. • 1840s
    • Time of agrarian crisis and economic slump
    • 60% of factory workers unemployed
  4. • Prohibited factory work of children under nine
    • Provided two hours of education a day
    • Set the twelve-hour work day
  5. • More suited to larger estates
    • Most effective when land was used in response to market conditions rather than necessities of subsistence

5 True/False questions

  1. Josiah Wedgwood• 1730-1795
    • Separated aspects of pottery making
    • Founded Wedgwood Pottery
    • Introduced uniform creation of pottery

          

  2. Thomas Newcomen• Steam pump enabled water to be sucked through a pipe
    • Could raise as much water in a day as 2500 humans
    • Applied to draining water in coal and metal mines

          

  3. jenny• 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. mule• 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

          

  5. Crystal Palace Exhibition• Regional rather than national process
    • Created largely unmanageable social problems
    • Technological innovation

          

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