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Industrialization From 1700-1900: Help and Review Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. What innovation was brought in the spinning jenny by Richard Arkwright?

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Question 2 2. How did the 18th century agricultural revolution affect European society?

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Question 3 3. Which group did the Corn Laws hurt the most?

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Question 4 4. In what major way did the workers find the factory system different from farming?

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Question 5 5. Which of the following British political parties represented the interests of merchants during the Industrial Revolution?

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Question 6 6. During the 18th century, which European country had the most advanced agriculture?

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Question 7 7. After 1750, why was the potato regarded as an important crop in Europe?

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Question 8 8. Which mode of transportation eventually surpassed canals during the first Industrial Revolution?

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Question 9 9. Why was English agriculturalist Jethro Tull significant to the Agricultural Revolution?

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Question 10 10. What process was Henry Cort known for?

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Question 11 11. Which of the following was NOT a reason that the first Industrial Revolution began in Great Britain?

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Question 12 12. The Chartists wanted to _____.

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Question 13 13. Which of the following best applies the policies of Adam Smith to a modern economy?

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Question 14 14. Which of the following is considered to be a contributing factor in the Agricultural Revolution?

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Question 15 15. Before the invention of the locomotive in 1804, railroads were being used which originated from _____.

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Question 16 16. Which of the following was NOT a contributing factor to a series of factory acts passed during the Industrial Revolution?

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Question 17 17. According to Malthus, unregulated population growth would lead to which of the following conclusions?

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Question 18 18. Which of the following statements best describes factory discipline during industrial era?

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Question 19 19. What difference, if any, exists between a social reform movement and a social revolution?

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Question 20 20. In his report on the laboring population of Great Britain, Edwin Chadwick determined _____.

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Question 21 21. Who invented the spinning mule?

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Question 22 22. Early industrial cities can be described as _____.

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Question 23 23. The spinning jenny was considered as a revolutionary invention because _____.

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Question 24 24. How did the Agricultural Revolution of the eighteenth century contribute to the first Industrial Revolution in Britain?

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Question 25 25. What did George Stephenson invent in 1829?

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Question 26 26. Which of the following individuals claimed to have been influenced by the population ideas of Thomas Malthus?

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Question 27 27. Which of the following best applies the principles of David Ricardo to a modern economy?

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Question 28 28. During the eighteenth century, which of the following British industries moved ahead of many other countries?

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Question 29 29. Who is referred to as the 'father of modern economics'?

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Question 30 30. Trade unions were formed during the Industrial Revolution in order to _____.

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Industrialization From 1700-1900: Help and Review Chapter Exam Instructions

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