Industrial Revolution
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  • Question 1
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    Q. Until the 1800s, how did most families get the items they needed for daily life?
    answer choices
    They made tools, clothing, materials, and food by hand.
    They bought them from factories.
    They bought them on the Internet.
    They bought them from stores.
  • Question 2
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    Q. The _______________ is the name for the change from goods being made by hand at home to making them by machine in factories.
    answer choices
    French Revolution
    Machine Revolution
    Industrial Revolution
    Technological Revolution
  • Question 3
    30 seconds
    Q. Who invented the cotton gin?
    answer choices
    Thomas Jefferson
    James Madison
    George Washington
    Eli Whitney
  • Question 4
    30 seconds
    Q. How did the cotton gin change cotton production in the South?
    answer choices
    Cotton was made faster.
    Cotton became the most important cash crop in the United States.
    It could clean more cotton in minutes than a whole group of workers could clean in a day.
    all of the above
  • Question 5
    30 seconds
    Q. _______________ are pieces made to fit many machines or tools.
    answer choices
    Interchangeable parts
    Fixed parts
    Limited parts
    New parts
  • Question 6
    30 seconds
    Q. _______________ is a machine with sharp blades used to cut grain.
    answer choices
    The sower
    The reaper
    The cotton gin
    The sewing machine
  • Question 7
    30 seconds
    Q. Why did river travel improve during the 1800s?
    answer choices
    because of the invention of the steam engine
    because of the invention of stagecoaches
    because of the invention of the reaper
    because rivers were getting faster every year
  • Question 8
    30 seconds
    Q. What was a nickname given to the steam locomotive?
    answer choices
    Steamy
    Iron Wagon
    Iron Horse
    Steam Horse
  • Question 9
    30 seconds
    Q. What did Samuel Morse invent?
    answer choices
    the steam engine
    the steamboat
    the telegraph machine
    the telephone
  • Question 10
    30 seconds
    Q. _______________ are people who live in a country in which they were not born.
    answer choices
    Pioneers
    Immigrants
    Merchants
    Native Americans
  • Question 11
    30 seconds
    Q. Look at the time line. What would be a good title for it?
    answer choices
    How the Cotton Gin Is Made
    How the Erie Canal Was Built
    Inventions from the Industrial Revolution
    Inventors of the Industrial Revolution
  • Question 12
    30 seconds
    Q. Samuel F. B. Morse invented the telegraph. Which area of life was improved by this invention?
    answer choices
    communication
    farming
    industry
    transportation
  • Question 13
    30 seconds
    Q. The use of the ____________________ made it possible to make goods with many pieces faster and more cheaply.
    answer choices
    stage coach
    reaper
    interchangeable parts
    cotton gin
  • Question 14
    30 seconds
    Q. The ____________________ took advantage of improvements in roads to cut travel time between cities.
    answer choices
    cotton gin
    stage coach
    reaper
    interchangeable parts
  • Question 15
    30 seconds
    Q. The invention of the ____________________ increased the production of cloth.
    answer choices
    cotton gin
    reaper
    interchangeable parts
    stage coach
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