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  1. George Stephenson
  2. Thomas Newcomen
  3. James Hargreaves
  4. Industrial Revolution
  5. Henry Cort
  1. a • 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. b • Devised a machine known as "the Jenny"
    • First to open the spinning bottle neck
  3. c • 1781-1848
    • Father of the modern railroad
    • Introduced the concept of grooved wheels and a smooth track
    • Increased stem pressure in the boiler
  4. d • Mineral energy and technology innovations
    • Britain 1750-1850- after 1850 growth slowed
    • Machines replaced human and animal labor
  5. e • 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 Multiple choice questions

  1. • Founded modern factory system
    • Developed water frame
    • Constructed the first cotton factories in Britain
    • Was a genius in industrial managing
    • Died with a massive fortune
  2. • Made transportation easier
    • Britain
    • Aided in the growth of the Industrial Revolution
    • Brought resources inland for domestic usage
  3. • Invented the mule
    • Sold it's rights for 60₤
  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. • Raised capital to support business
    • Up to date with latest methods of production
    • Came from all social classes

5 True/False questions

  1. Agricultural Revolution• 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

          

  2. Industrialization• Mineral energy and technology innovations
    • Britain 1750-1850- after 1850 growth slowed
    • Machines replaced human and animal labor

          

  3. Luddites• 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

          

  4. Factory Act of 1833• Prohibited factory work of children under nine
    • Provided two hours of education a day
    • Set the twelve-hour work day

          

  5. commercial agriculture• Farmers switched closed fields between pasturage for animals and grain production
    • In response to the price structure for specific commodities