6 Written questions
6 Multiple choice questions
- The practice of rotating use of different fields from crop to crop each year, to avoid exhausting the soil.
- He memorized the way that the British made machines and he brought the idea to America. He made our first cotton spinning machine.
- a loom operated mechanically, run by water putting the loom side by side wit hthe spinning machines in factories, changed workers job from running it to watching it, Invented in 1787, invented by Edward Cartwright , it speeded up the production of textiles
- Children were viewed as laborers throughout the 19th century. Many children worked on farms, small businesses, mills and factories.
- Urban apartment buildings that served as housing for poor factory workers. Often poorly constructed and overcrowded.
- a machine created in 1764 by James Hargreaves that was a multi-spool spinning wheel that increase efficiency because it had up to 8 or 9 spools allowing more threads and colors and increases productivity for the cottage system
5 True/False questions
Steam Engine → external-combustion engine in which heat is used to raise steam which either turns a turbine or forces a piston to move up and down in a cylinder
Urbanization → Process of industrial development in which countries evolve economically, from producing basic, primary goods to using modern factories for mass-producing goods. At the highest levels of development, national economies are geared mainly toward the delivery of services and exchange of information.
Railroad → line that is the commercial organization responsible for operating a railway system
Francis Cabot Lowell → Visited England and returned to the US to open a mill in Mass. that brought spining and weaving in one building in a town named after him
Cotton Gin → a machine that separates the seeds from raw cotton fibers