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Chapter 14 “Forging the National Economy, 1790-1860” QUIZ ON


									              Chapter 14 “Forging the National Economy, 1790-1860”
                           Unit Plan and Curve Packet

After mastering this chapter, you should be able to say I CAN

   a. describe the movement and growth of America's population in the early
      nineteenth century.

   b. describe the effects of Irish and German immigration on American society.

   c. explain why America was relatively slow to embrace the industrial revolution and
      the factory.

   d. describe the early development of the factory system and Eli Whitney's system of
      inter-changeable parts.

   e. indicate the nature of early industrial labor and explain its effects on workers.

   f. describe the impact of new technology and transportation systems on American

   g. business and agriculture, particularly in expanding the market economy and
      creating a sectional division of labor.

   h. describe the sequence of major transportation systems that developed from 1790
      to 1860 and indicate their economic consequences.

   i. describe the effects of an increasingly specialized market economy on American
      society including its impact on women and the family.


   1. nativists
   2. Samuel Slater
   3. Eli Whitney
   4. Samuel F B Morse
   5. Commonwealth V Hunt
   6. Cyrus McCormick
   7. Lancaster Turnpike
   8. Robert Fulton
   9. Eire Canal
   10. Market Revolution

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