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100

Inventor of the seed drill
Who is Jethro Tull

100

The increase in output of machine made goods that began in England in the mid 1700s was called
What is the industrial Revolution

100

limited the workday to 10 hours for women and children in factories
What is the 10 Hours Act

100

The economic term for the government keeping its hands off of business is
What is laissez faire

100

Primary author of the Communist Manifesto
Who is Karl Marx

200

Inventor of the flying shuttle
who is John Kay

200

The practice of seeding fields with different crops each year is called
What is crop rotation

200

prevented both women and children from working underground
What is the Mines Act

200

The economic system where the factors of production are owned by the public and operated for the welfare of all people is called
What is communism

200

Inventor of free public education in the United States
Who is Horace Mann

300

Came up with the idea of crop rotation
Who is Charles Townshend

300

A person who organizes, manages and takes the risk on a business is called
What is an Entrepreneur

300

outlawed unions and strikes
What is The Combination Acts

300

This is a voluntary association of workers seeking labor reform
What is a union

300

Fought to end slavery in the British Empire
Who is William Wilberforce

400

Creator of the spinning Jenny
Who is James Hargreaves

400

A business owned by stockholders who share in its profits but aren’t responsible for its debts is called
What is a corporation

400

New law made it illegal to hire children under 9 years old and limited the working hours of children from 9-17
What are the factory acts

400

Device used for planting seed in nice straight rows and making farming more efficient
What is the seed drill

400

Said that prisons should reform not just punish
Who is Alexis de Toqueville

500

Creator of the Spinning Mule
Who is Samuel Crompton

500

The economic system in which the factors of production are privately owned and money is invested for profit is called
What is capitalism

500

series of laws that failed in the U.S. when the Supreme Court decided that these should be left up to the states
What is federal child labor law

500

The growing gap between rich countries and poor countries is called
What is global inequality

500

Created Hull House, a place for working women to get low cost housing and child care
Who is Jane Addams