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5 Matching questions

  1. Luddites
  2. Zollverein
  3. mule
  4. Canal Systems
  5. flying shuttle
  1. a • Was a cross between the water frame and the jenny
    • Invented by Samuel Crompton in 1811
    • Produced 10X the amount of thread than on the water frame and the jenny combined
    • Called for a large room and water source to power and house the machine
  2. b • Workers who opposed the introduction of mechanization of weaving
    • Rioted by breaking machines in 1810's
    • Attempted to maintain the traditional organization of their industry and the independence of their labor
  3. c • 1834
    • Unified trading zone created by Prussia
    • Created a series of alliances between German States
    • States received an annual portion of revenue
    • Prussia received political benefits for keeping smaller countries in line
  4. d • Invented by John Kay in 1730's
    • Allowed weavers to work alone and permitted the construction of larger and faster handlooms
    • Was adopted slowly because it increased demand for spun thread
  5. e • Made transportation easier
    • Britain
    • Aided in the growth of the Industrial Revolution
    • Brought resources inland for domestic usage

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. • 1820-1895
    • Wrote The Condition of the Working Class in England (1845)
    • Observed terrible conditions of industry
  2. • Naval contractor
    • Experimented with coke as fuel and removing the impurities from pig iron
    • First to realize that iron could be rolled directly into sheets
    • Increased output of pig iron by 15 times
  3. • Prohibited factory work of children under nine
    • Provided two hours of education a day
    • Set the twelve-hour work day
  4. • Steam pump enabled water to be sucked through a pipe
    • Could raise as much water in a day as 2500 humans
    • Applied to draining water in coal and metal mines
  5. • More suited to larger estates
    • Most effective when land was used in response to market conditions rather than necessities of subsistence

5 True/False questions

  1. banking system• Made transportation easier
    • Britain
    • Aided in the growth of the Industrial Revolution
    • Brought resources inland for domestic usage


  2. traditional economy• Jobs passed down through generations
    • Very labor and agriculture orientated


  3. Great Hunger• 1840s
    • Time of agrarian crisis and economic slump
    • 60% of factory workers unemployed


  4. Industrialization• Regional rather than national process
    • Created largely unmanageable social problems
    • Technological innovation


  5. Charles Townshend• Made turnip cultivation popular
    • New system of planting known as four crop rotation-wheat, turnips, barley.
    • Keeps land productive