His A Unit 8


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  • 1. Multiple-choice
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    Why did a large scale textile industry not flourish in the South?

      New immigrants settled in the South in large numbers.

      The South did not have enough slaves to work the mills.

    The South lacked many suitable rivers and was already heavily invested in cash crops

      Only women & childrenwere allowed to work in the textile mills.

  • 2. Multiple-choice
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    Where did the industrial revolution first emege in the US?

    textile mills

    Southern plantations

    in Chicago

    the railroad

  • 3. Multiple-choice
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    During the Industrial Revolution, what was the Lowell system?

      the hiring of only males to work in the mills

      the exclusive use of steam engines

    system of mills, complete with small villages with homes for families, shops, churches

    new system for textile manufacturing that combined the spinning and weaving process in one system

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