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  1. What did Richard Arkwright invent?
  2. What was the impact of the Enclosure movement on villages?
  3. How did Crop Rotation, the seed drill, and new crops all cause population growth?
  4. What was the cottage industry
  5. What did Edmund Cartwright invent?
  1. a food production increased, more food means more people also lived longer so death rates were lower
  2. b it privatized the land; people put fences around their property and strips of land were replaced with larger fields that were individually owned
  3. c The Water Frame- large spinning machine driven by water
  4. d The Powerloom-used water power and help to mechanize the production of cloth.
  5. e home-based production of textile / cloth and other goods
    workers received raw materials from merchants, took the raw materials home and did whatever was required to be done and then returned the finished product

5 Multiple Choice Questions

  1. a piece of land that was planted with different crops in succession so that now Farmers could farm all 4 fields at once instead of leaving one in fallow
  2. Corn and potato
  3. The steam engine- was able to located factories anywhere because a boiler would heat the water into steam with a fire fueled by coal
  4. Economic Resources; had many rich merchants that were ready to invest money in the new inventions
  5. some people lost their land and were forced to become poor wage workers

5 True/False Questions

  1. Why did the Industrial Revolution start in Great Britain?Britain had all of the necessary factors of production and a stable political and social conditions that supported economic growth


  2. What was farming like before the Industrial Revolution?farming was done together and everyone helped one another


  3. What was the seed drill?Fields were divided into 3 fields one was FALLOW or left to rest and the other 2 were used for growing grains


  4. What was the industrial Revolution?the replacement of manual labor and hand tools by machines


  5. What are factors of production?the resources that are needed to produce goods and services, Land, Labor and Capital


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