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  1. 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
  2. line that is the commercial organization responsible for operating a railway system
  3. 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
  4. new invention for weaving-enabled the weaver to throw the shuttle back and forth between the threads with one hand (replaced the loom)
  5. the social process whereby cities grow and societies become more urban
  6. one of the fenced-in or hedged-in fields created by wealthy British landowners on land that was formerly worked by village farmers

5 True/False questions

  1. Crop Rotationthe social process whereby cities grow and societies become more urban

          

  2. Industrializationthe social process whereby cities grow and societies become more urban

          

  3. Factoriesone of the fenced-in or hedged-in fields created by wealthy British landowners on land that was formerly worked by village farmers

          

  4. Steam Engineexternal-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

          

  5. Steamboata boat propelled by a steam engine