5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- How did Crop Rotation, the seed drill, and new crops all cause population growth?
- What new crops were grown?
- What did James Watt invent?
- What was the seed drill?
- Factor of Production: Capital
- a put seeds in rows rather than scatter them all around; was more efficient
- b The steam engine- was able to located factories anywhere because a boiler would heat the water into steam with a fire fueled by coal
- c food production increased, more food means more people also lived longer so death rates were lower
- d Economic Resources; had many rich merchants that were ready to invest money in the new inventions
- e Corn and potato
5 Multiple choice questions
- cheaper transportation, created lots of jobs for railroad workers and miners, boosted agricultural and fishing industries and people traveled more
- The Powerloom-used water power and help to mechanize the production of cloth.
- Human Resources; large number of available workers
- when the fields were divided into small strips and each farmer owned a certain number of strips and all had to plant and harvest at the same time
- the resources that are needed to produce goods and services, Land, Labor and Capital
5 True/False questions
Why did the Industrial Revolution start in Great Britain? → Britain had all of the necessary factors of production and a stable political and social conditions that supported economic growth
What was farming like before the Industrial Revolution? → farming was done together and everyone helped one another
What did Richard Arkwright invent? → The Powerloom-used water power and help to mechanize the production of cloth.
What was the industrial Revolution? → put seeds in rows rather than scatter them all around; was more efficient
What was the cottage industry → home-based production of textile / cloth and other goods
workers received raw materials from merchants, took the raw materials home and did whatever was required to be done and then returned the finished product