Unit 1 Lesson 1 Industrialization Quiz

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Unit 1 Lesson 1 Industrialization Quiz

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Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    _____________________ is when the people of a country move away from farming as their main way of making money and begin to make products in industries.
    • A. 

      The Factory System

    • B. 

      Industrialization

    • C. 

      Agriculture

    • D. 

      Innovation

  • 2. 
    Who brought the factory system to America?
    • A. 

      Thomas Edison

    • B. 

      Henry Bessemer

    • C. 

      Samuel Slater

    • D. 

      Benjamin Franklin

  • 3. 
    Which of the following was NOT a reason that industries grew during the Gilded Age?
    • A. 

      America had many natural resources.

    • B. 

      There were many new inventions and innovations.

    • C. 

      Great Britain shared the Factory System idea with the United States

    • D. 

      Many new railroads were built to connect the nations industrial centers.

  • 4. 
    Which invention or innovation did NOT play a part in U.S. Industrialization?
    • A. 

      The Bessemer Process

    • B. 

      The Television

    • C. 

      The Electrical Lighting System

    • D. 

      The Steam Engine

  • 5. 
    Which mineral was used in the Bessemer Process to make steel?
    • A. 

      Limestone

    • B. 

      Coal

    • C. 

      Iron Ore

    • D. 

      Cotton