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The Industrial Revolution
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1 Remember Those Huge Floppy Disks?
Things come and go as improvements are made. Here is a quiz on some of the things that were once commonly used but have become somewhat obsolete.
10 Q
Jul 03 11
765 plays
2 Industrial Revolution
This quiz is focused on industrialization in England. It is fairly basic and should be quite easy.
10 Q
Jun 11 03
2736 plays
3 Jobs for the Boys and Girls
How many of these job descriptions from the early Industrial Revolution do you recognise? It's easy. As ever have fun.
10 Q
Aug 01 03
1614 plays
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Last Updated Aug 08 12 5:08 PM

Some sample questions from this category:

* The "industrial revolution" is said to have started in which country?
* The cotton gin was one of the inventions that came as a result of the Industrial Revolution. Who invented it?
* This was the name of a secret society that sought to destroy the new machines and inventions that had replaced them as workers.
* A few decades before James Watt perfected the machine, another young scientist named Thomas Newcomen built a simple steam engine with a single piston engine. What were these first steam engines used for?
* Where did Watt first see Newcomen's invention?

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