Chapter 16 Sections 1 And 2

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Chapter 16 Sections 1 And 2 - Quiz

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Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Who developed the telegraph?
    • A. 

      Samuel F.B. Morse

    • B. 

      John Deere

    • C. 

      Cyrus McCormick

    • D. 

      John Griffiths

  • 2. 
    Which canal connected the Mediterranean and Red Seas?
    • A. 

      Erie Canal

    • B. 

      Suez Canal

    • C. 

      Foster Canal

  • 3. 
    Who built a lightweight plow out of steel?
    • A. 

      Cyrus McCormick

    • B. 

      John Griffiths

    • C. 

      John Deere

    • D. 

      Samuel Morse

  • 4. 
    Who built the Rainbow?
    • A. 

      John Grifiths

    • B. 

      John Deere

    • C. 

      Cyrus McCormick

    • D. 

      Suez Canal

  • 5. 
    American merchants traveled to China to purchase?
    • A. 

      Fruit

    • B. 

      Wine

    • C. 

      Coffee

    • D. 

      Tea

  • 6. 
    Between 1840 and 1860, factories developed the use of?
    • A. 

      Solar power

    • B. 

      Steam power

    • C. 

      Electric power

    • D. 

      Nuclear power

  • 7. 
    Elias Howe and Isaac Singer were famous for the production of?
    • A. 

      Sewing machines

    • B. 

      Safety pins

    • C. 

      Steamboats

    • D. 

      Printing presses

  • 8. 
    The exclusive right to use, make or sell an invention is given through a?
    • A. 

      Copyright

    • B. 

      Royalty

    • C. 

      Patent

    • D. 

      License

  • 9. 
    Which country experienced deadly potato famine?
    • A. 

      Ireland

    • B. 

      Germany

    • C. 

      U.S.

  • 10. 
    Who campaigned against child labor?
    • A. 

      Mary Harris

    • B. 

      William R.Grace

    • C. 

      Terence Powderly

    • D. 

      Eric Curtis

  • 11. 
    In 1832 about one-third of American factory workers were?
    • A. 

      African Americans

    • B. 

      Men

    • C. 

      Over 65 years old

    • D. 

      Children

  • 12. 
    In 1842 the right of workers to strike was declared legal in?
    • A. 

      Georgia

    • B. 

      Massachusetts

    • C. 

      Illinois

    • D. 

      New York

  • 13. 
    Between 1830 and 1860, most immigrants to the United States came from?
    • A. 

      Africa

    • B. 

      Asia

    • C. 

      Australia

    • D. 

      Europe

  • 14. 
    Americans who mistrusted immigrants were called?
    • A. 

      Nativists

    • B. 

      Home-born

    • C. 

      Patriots

    • D. 

      Unionists

  • 15. 
    The first factories and mills in the United States were located in?
    • A. 

      The South

    • B. 

      The Northwest

    • C. 

      New England

    • D. 

      The West

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