Industrial Revolution Quizzes & Trivia

It is arguably among the first steps taken by humanity towards the developed societies that we have nowadays. The industrial revolution saw the introduction of some of the basic utilities of mankind and some of the most famous inventions. Up until then, people would not use anything else but their hands in crafting goods whereas at the end, machines were already becoming the standard.

Here are a few sample questions: What was the name of the great English inventor responsible for the perfection of the steam engine? What was the element that replaced wood as the primary fuel? What was the year when the spinning jenny was invented? So take a few minutes and answer these questions about one of the defining period in our history.

Industrial electricians install, maintain, test, troubleshoot and repair industrial electrical equipments and associated electrical and electronic controls in factories, plants or mines. If you are going to take a job with an...

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    A dual-element fuse is used to:

The Industrial Revolution is the name given the movement in which machines changed people's way of life as well as their methods of manufacture. Wear your thinking caps and answer the following questions.  

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    What was the Industrial Revolution?

After you complete your notes/organizer for the text, use only your notes to take the quiz.  You may take the quiz only 2 times.    If you want to try the quiz again, add to your notes before you go back to the quiz. Print...

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    England passed laws to make sure the United States could not make the machines they had.  They didn't want competition with our country.  One man was able to get around these laws.  Which is NOT a way Samuel Slater managed to build England's machines in America?

This is the safety test for the Industrial Technology department at BEHS.

Questions: 8  |  Attempts: 483   |  Last updated: Dec 14, 2012
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    Eye protection, such as goggles, face shields, and safety glasses must be worn whenever there is a possiblity of an eye injury.

This is a quiz meant to test your knowledge about the Industrial Revolution

Questions: 6  |  Attempts: 342   |  Last updated: Jan 10, 2013
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    What period of time did the American Industrial Revolution take place?




Industrial Revolution Questions & Answers


What is the resistance if the current is 12 amperes and the voltage is 15 volts?
1. 1.25 ohmsMultiply the current by the electrical resistance to calculate the voltage. For example, if the current is 2.5 amperes and the resistance is 15 ohms, then the voltage = 2.5 amperes x 15 ohms = 37.5 volts.
What is a dual element fuse used for?
The correct answer to this question is C, Operate with a temporary overload. They also provide high performance to protect short circuits. Motor loads and ground faults are also safeguarded with these fuses. With dual element fuses, lower-priced swit
What is the symbol for energy?
I found this question misleading in a way. A Joule is energy, and the symbol for Joule is J. Where a Watt is 1 Joule per second.
What will happen if alternating voltage is applied to a purely resistive circuit?
Current is in phase with the voltageHttp://wiki.answers.com/Q/When_an_alternating_voltage_is_applied_to_purely_resistive_circuit_what_happens
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