Industrial Revolution
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  • Question 1
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    Q. the process of moving from an agricultural society, in which most goods are handmade, to a society that thrives on machine-manufactured goods
    answer choices
    textile
    economy
    industrialization
    technology
  • Question 2
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    Q. fabric that is woven
    answer choices
    technology
    textile
    economy
    industrialization
  • Question 3
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    Q. the way that a society or nation produces and distributes goods and services
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    textile
    economy
    technology
    industrialization
  • Question 4
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    Q. the use of human knowledge to create tools and machines that allow us to navigate and control the environment; does NOT have to be electronic
    answer choices
    industrialization
    technology
    economy
    textile
  • Question 5
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    Q. What was the importance of the Erie Canal?
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    more water for the settlers to use for their crops
    it connected the Hudson River to Lake Erie making transportation of goods easier
    it connected the Mississippi River and the Hudson River and made transportation of goods easier
  • Question 6
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    Q. Why were railroads so important during this time?
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    they moved goods more quickly and less expensively over greater distances
    they were fun to ride on to go visit family in other states
    people could ride on railroads to get to their jobs in another city
  • Question 7
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    Q. In what country did the Industrial Revolution begin?
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    United States
    France
    Great Britain
  • Question 8
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    Q. Where were most factories built?
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    in the mountains
    in the desert
    along rivers
  • Question 9
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    Q. Who invented the first cotton-spinning mill?
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    Eli Whitney
    Robert Fulton
    Francis Cabot Lowell
    Samuel Slater
  • Question 10
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    Q. Who invented the first factory that combined machines which spun cotton into yarn with power looms?
    answer choices
    Samuel Morse
    Francis Cabot Lowell
    Elias Howe
    Cyrus McCormick
  • Question 11
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    Q. Who invented cotton gin and interchangeable parts?
    answer choices
    John Deere
    Eli Whitney
    Samuel Slater
    Elias Howe
  • Question 12
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    Q. Who invented the steamboat?
    answer choices
    Robert Fulton
    Samuel Morse
    Cyrus McCormick
    Francis Cabot Lowell
  • Question 13
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    Q. Who invented the telegraph?
    answer choices
    Elias Howe
    Eli Whitney
    Samuel Slater
    Samuel Morse
  • Question 14
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    Q. Who invented the mechanical reaper?
    answer choices
    Eli Whitney
    Samuel Morse
    Cyrus McCormick
    John Deere
  • Question 15
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    Q. Who invented the steel plow?
    answer choices
    Cyrus McCormick
    John Deere
    Samuel Slater
    Robert Fulton
  • Question 16
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    Q. Who invented the sewing machine?
    answer choices
    Elias Howe
    Cyrus McCormick
    Samuel Slater
    Eli Whitney
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