Industrial Revolution Trivia Quiz!

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  • 1. 
    The switch from handmade to machine made goods was called _________________________.
  • 2. 
    Below are the key industries of the Industrial Revolution. Identify the one that does not belong.
    • A. 

      Oil

    • B. 

      Railroads

    • C. 

      Steel

    • D. 

      Magnetic fields

  • 3. 
    What nation gave the US the Statue of Liberty US as a sign of friendship?
    • A. 

      England

    • B. 

      France

    • C. 

      Germany

    • D. 

      Russia

  • 4. 
    Name and identify the problem that belongs to city life during Industrial Revolution. Name and identify the problem that belongs to city life during Industrial Revolution.
    • A. 

      Overcrowding

    • B. 

      Tenements

    • C. 

      Crime and poverty

    • D. 

      All of the above

  • 5. 
    Why was the steel industry important to the US?
    • A. 

      Railroads were able to spread out across the US

    • B. 

      Other industries were based upon the growth of steel industry in US - Pittsburgh, PA major steel center

    • C. 

      Both a and b

    • D. 

      None of the above

  • 6. 
    Over 12 million people have connections to the immigration station located in New York.
    • A. 

      Ellis Island

    • B. 

      Angel Island

    • C. 

      Bedloe Island

    • D. 

      Statue of Liberty

  • 7. 
    John D. Rockerfeller had a ___________ 90% control over the oil industry. 
    • A. 

      Monopoly

    • B. 

      Corporation

    • C. 

      Trust

    • D. 

      Labor union

  • 8. 
    I redefined the inside of the light bulb and made it available to people in the US. My name is...
    • A. 

      John D. Rockefeller

    • B. 

      Andrew Carnegie

    • C. 

      Henry Ford

    • D. 

      Thomas Edison

  • 9. 
    I made the US public aware of the abuses/problems in the tenements and helped to create change with my photographs. 
    • A. 

      Thomas Edison

    • B. 

      Andrew Bartholdi

    • C. 

      Jacob Riis

    • D. 

      Andrew Carnegie

  • 10. 
    Was completed in 1895, opened to family and friends by George Washington Vanderbilt. This house is a 250 room estate located in NC mountains- Asheville, NC. 
    • A. 

      Ellis Island

    • B. 

      Biltmore House/Estate

    • C. 

      Angel Island

    • D. 

      Montecello

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