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Industrialization in the Western World Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. Which of the following was NOT a contributing factor to a series of factory acts passed during the Industrial Revolution?

Question 2 2. The spinning jenny was considered as a revolutionary invention because _____.

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

Question 4 4. Why was English agriculturalist Jethro Tull significant to the Agricultural Revolution?

Question 5 5. Which of the following statements best describes factory discipline during industrial era?

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Question 6 6. In what major way did the workers find the factory system different from farming?

Question 7 7. Which of the following best applies the principles of David Ricardo to a modern economy?

Question 8 8. How did the 18th century agricultural revolution affect European society?

Question 9 9. What process was Henry Cort known for?

Question 10 10. Which mode of transportation eventually surpassed canals during the first Industrial Revolution?

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Question 11 11. After 1750, why was the potato regarded as an important crop in Europe?

Question 12 12. How did the Agricultural Revolution of the eighteenth century contribute to the first Industrial Revolution in Britain?

Question 13 13. Which of the following was NOT a reason that the first Industrial Revolution began in Great Britain?

Question 14 14. Before the invention of the locomotive in 1804, railroads were being used which originated from _____.

Question 15 15. What did George Stephenson invent in 1829?

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Question 16 16. In his report on the laboring population of Great Britain, Edwin Chadwick determined _____.

Question 17 17. Which of the following individuals claimed to have been influenced by the population ideas of Thomas Malthus?

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

Question 19 19. According to Malthus, unregulated population growth would lead to which of the following conclusions?

Question 20 20. During the eighteenth century, which of the following British industries moved ahead of many other countries?

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Question 21 21. Which of the following best applies the policies of Adam Smith to a modern economy?

Question 22 22. Which of the following British political parties represented the interests of merchants during the Industrial Revolution?

Question 23 23. Who is referred to as the 'father of modern economics'?

Question 24 24. What difference, if any, exists between a social reform movement and a social revolution?

Question 25 25. The Chartists wanted to _____.

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Question 26 26. Trade unions were formed during the Industrial Revolution in order to _____.

Question 27 27. What innovation was brought in the spinning jenny by Richard Arkwright?

Question 28 28. Who invented the spinning mule?

Question 29 29. Which of the following is considered to be a contributing factor in the Agricultural Revolution?

Question 30 30. Early industrial cities can be described as _____.

Industrialization in the Western World Chapter Exam Instructions

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