5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- What did the Flying Shuttle, Spinning Mule, Spinning Jenny, Water frame and power loom have on the textile industry?
- What was life like before the Industrial Revolution?
- What new crops were grown?
- Factor of Production: Capital
- Why did the Industrial Revolution start in Great Britain?
- a Economic Resources; had many rich merchants that were ready to invest money in the new inventions
- b Corn and potato
- c Led to the rise of factories because the new machines were too big for homes so the cottage industry came to an end; factories were located by water for power, factories attracted poor unskilled labors
- d Britain had all of the necessary factors of production and a stable political and social conditions that supported economic growth
- e life was centered around farming, people were self-sufficient and grew their own food, people never travelled more than 25 miles from home because transportation was SLOW
5 Multiple choice questions
- Natural Resources; large supply of coal, iron, and water power; many rivers for inland transportation
- put seeds in rows rather than scatter them all around; was more efficient
- Iron was used for farming tools, new factory machinery and railways and the steam engine was powered by coal
- some people lost their land and were forced to become poor wage workers
- when the fields were divided into small strips and each farmer owned a certain number of strips and all had to plant and harvest at the same time
5 True/False questions
What was the industrial Revolution? → put seeds in rows rather than scatter them all around; was more efficient
What did James Watt invent? → The Powerloom-used water power and help to mechanize the production of cloth.
What was the 3 Field System? → put seeds in rows rather than scatter them all around; was more efficient
What was farming like before the Industrial Revolution? → life was centered around farming, people were self-sufficient and grew their own food, people never travelled more than 25 miles from home because transportation was SLOW
What was Crop Rotation? → 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