NAME

Question types


Start with


Question limit

of 35 available terms

Advertisement Upgrade to remove ads
Print test

5 Written questions

5 Matching questions

  1. factories
  2. Luddites
  3. convertible husbandry
  4. Agricultural Revolution
  5. Factory Act of 1833
  1. a • Prohibited factory work of children under nine
    • Provided two hours of education a day
    • Set the twelve-hour work day
  2. b • Development of a market oriented agricultural economy
    • Farms tried to grow a single cash crop for profit
    • England and Holland have quickest progression
    • Fodder crops introduced
  3. c • Farmers switched closed fields between pasturage for animals and grain production
    • In response to the price structure for specific commodities
  4. d • Created to house new machines
    • Provided secrecy to protect trade secrets
    • Originally called "safe boxes"
  5. e • 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 Multiple choice questions

  1. • 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
  2. • Made transportation easier
    • Britain
    • Aided in the growth of the Industrial Revolution
    • Brought resources inland for domestic usage
  3. • 1771-1858
    • Improved factory conditions
    • Founded a textile city, New Lanark
    • Limited child labour
    • New Lanark viewed as a model for factories throughout Europe
  4. • 1800-1890
    • Wrote The Report on the Sanitary Conditions of the Labouring Population in Britain
    • Caused the formation of the Public Health Act of 1848
  5. • Exhibition of manufacturing and industry held in London in 1851
    • Continent-wide celebration of the benefits of technology
    • Chance for Europeans to measure themselves against the British

5 True/False questions

  1. Josiah Wedgwood• Improved steam engine-1775
    • Converted up down motion to rotary motion
    • Used in machine's and locomotion

          

  2. putting- out system• 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. water frame• Improved steam engine-1775
    • Converted up down motion to rotary motion
    • Used in machine's and locomotion

          

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

          

  5. Zollverein• 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