5 Written Questions
5 Matching Questions
- What did Richard Arkwright invent?
- What was the impact of the Enclosure movement on villages?
- How did Crop Rotation, the seed drill, and new crops all cause population growth?
- What was the cottage industry
- What did Edmund Cartwright invent?
- a food production increased, more food means more people also lived longer so death rates were lower
- b it privatized the land; people put fences around their property and strips of land were replaced with larger fields that were individually owned
- c The Water Frame- large spinning machine driven by water
- d The Powerloom-used water power and help to mechanize the production of cloth.
- 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
- 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
- Corn and potato
- The steam engine- was able to located factories anywhere because a boiler would heat the water into steam with a fire fueled by coal
- Economic Resources; had many rich merchants that were ready to invest money in the new inventions
- some people lost their land and were forced to become poor wage workers
5 True/False Questions
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
What was farming like before the Industrial Revolution? → farming was done together and everyone helped one another
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
What was the industrial Revolution? → the replacement of manual labor and hand tools by machines
What are factors of production? → the resources that are needed to produce goods and services, Land, Labor and Capital