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  1. Industrialization
  2. convertible husbandry
  3. Josiah Wedgwood
  4. Factory Act of 1833
  5. Luddites
  1. a • Prohibited factory work of children under nine
    • Provided two hours of education a day
    • Set the twelve-hour work day
  2. b • 1730-1795
    • Separated aspects of pottery making
    • Founded Wedgwood Pottery
    • Introduced uniform creation of pottery
  3. c • Farmers switched closed fields between pasturage for animals and grain production
    • In response to the price structure for specific commodities
  4. d • 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
  5. e • Regional rather than national process
    • Created largely unmanageable social problems
    • Technological innovation

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. • 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
  2. • Mobilization of the resources to the rural areas
    • Rural communities organized to provide unskilled labor for production
    • Caused commercial production of large quantities of manufactured goods
  3. • Process of smelting iron used by Cort to remove the impurities from pig iron and roll directly into sheets
    • Had a major impact upon iron production
    • Eliminated the necessary use of charcoal to make iron
  4. • 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
  5. • 1840s
    • Time of agrarian crisis and economic slump
    • 60% of factory workers unemployed

5 True/False questions

  1. banking system• 18th century banks become available beyond London
    • Bank of England manages public debts
    • Helped with government revolution
    • Created stability by holding most interest rates

          

  2. James Hargreaves• Improved steam engine-1775
    • Converted up down motion to rotary motion
    • Used in machine's and locomotion

          

  3. Eli Whitney• 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

          

  4. traditional economy• Made transportation easier
    • Britain
    • Aided in the growth of the Industrial Revolution
    • Brought resources inland for domestic usage

          

  5. Fredrich Engels• 1820-1895
    • Wrote The Condition of the Working Class in England (1845)
    • Observed terrible conditions of industry