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  1. entrepreneur
  2. Great Hunger
  3. Thomas Newcomen
  4. James Hargreaves
  5. Crystal Palace Exhibition
  1. a • 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. b • Raised capital to support business
    • Up to date with latest methods of production
    • Came from all social classes
  3. c • Exhibition of manufacturing and industry held in London in 1851
    • Continent-wide celebration of the benefits of technology
    • Chance for Europeans to measure themselves against the British
  4. d • Devised a machine known as "the Jenny"
    • First to open the spinning bottle neck
  5. e • 1840s
    • Time of agrarian crisis and economic slump
    • 60% of factory workers unemployed

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. • Mineral energy and technology innovations
    • Britain 1750-1850- after 1850 growth slowed
    • Machines replaced human and animal labor
  2. • More suited to larger estates
    • Most effective when land was used in response to market conditions rather than necessities of subsistence
  3. • 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. • 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
  5. • Improved steam engine-1775
    • Converted up down motion to rotary motion
    • Used in machine's and locomotion

5 True/False questions

  1. 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

          

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

          

  3. Eli Whitney• 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. convertible husbandry• Farmers switched closed fields between pasturage for animals and grain production
    • In response to the price structure for specific commodities

          

  5. John Kay• Invented the "flying shuttle

          

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