4 Written questions
4 Multiple choice questions
- economic system in which private citizens own and use the factors of production in order to generate profits.
- a machine for cleaning the seeds from cotton fibers, invented by Eli Whitney in 1793
- opened a textile plant in Waltham, Massachusetts; his mill launched the factory system
- United States inventor of the mechanical cotton gin (1765-1825)
4 True/False questions
Factory System → brought workers and machinery together in one place to produce goods
Patent → money for investment
Free Enterprise → economic system in which individuals and businesses are allowed to compete for profit with a minimum of government interference
Industrial Revolution → He memorized the way that the British made machines and he brought the idea to America. He made our first cotton spinning machine.