Chapter 10 - Set 1

  1. A series of improvements in industrial technology that transformed the process of manufacturing goods
    Industrial Revolution
  2. Developed interchangeable parts and invented the cotton gin
    Eli Whitney
  3. Method of producing goods that brought workers and machinery together in one place
    Factory system
  4. Machine that separates cotton from its seeds
    Cotton gin
  5. An artificial waterway
    Canal
  6. Population count taken every 10 years
    Census
  7. Federally funded road to the West; didn't open until 1818; eventually ran from Maryland to Illinois
    National Road
  8. Invented by James Hargreaves in 1764.
    It allowed spinners to spin multiple threads at a time.
    Spinning Jenny
  9. Governor of NY who built the Erie Canal (1817)
    De Witt Clinton
  10. Inventor of the first steamboat (The Clermont)
    Robert Fulton
  11. Money supplied by investors, banks, or owners of a business
    Capital
  12. Made spinning and weaving go into one factory. Created Lowell mills
    Francis Cabot Lowell
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Chapter 10 - Set 1
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Chapter 10 - I
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