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  1. puddling and rolling
  2. Industrialization
  3. Great Hunger
  4. Eli Whitney
  5. Canal Systems
  1. a • Made transportation easier
    • Britain
    • Aided in the growth of the Industrial Revolution
    • Brought resources inland for domestic usage
  2. b • Process of smelting iron used by Cort to remove the impurities from pig iron and roll directly into sheets
    • Had a major impact upon iron production
    • Eliminated the necessary use of charcoal to make iron
  3. c • 1765-1825
    • Invented the cotton gin in 1794
    • Aided in the explosion of the cotton industry
  4. d • 1840s
    • Time of agrarian crisis and economic slump
    • 60% of factory workers unemployed
  5. e • Regional rather than national process
    • Created largely unmanageable social problems
    • Technological innovation

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. • Invented the mule
    • Sold it's rights for 60₤
  2. • 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
  3. • 1771-1858
    • Improved factory conditions
    • Founded a textile city, New Lanark
    • Limited child labour
    • New Lanark viewed as a model for factories throughout Europe
  4. • 1730-1795
    • Separated aspects of pottery making
    • Founded Wedgwood Pottery
    • Introduced uniform creation of pottery
  5. • 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

5 True/False questions

  1. Charles Townshend• 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

          

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

          

  3. Crystal Palace Exhibition• Mineral energy and technology innovations
    • Britain 1750-1850- after 1850 growth slowed
    • Machines replaced human and animal labor

          

  4. Factory Act of 1833• Created to house new machines
    • Provided secrecy to protect trade secrets
    • Originally called "safe boxes"

          

  5. Henry Cort• Naval contractor
    • Experimented with coke as fuel and removing the impurities from pig iron
    • First to realize that iron could be rolled directly into sheets
    • Increased output of pig iron by 15 times

          

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