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Quiz 11 :

The Restless North, 1815-1860

Quiz 11 :

The Restless North, 1815-1860

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In the mid-nineteenth century, where was the one place that northern and southern railroads connected?
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Individual farmers in the new market economy of the 1800s
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A

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The key to the American system of manufacturing was
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C

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The development of a national railroad system was hampered by which of the following?
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To adequately staff the Lowell textile mill at Waltham, Massachusetts, mill managers first turned to
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Which of the following was true of northern artisans in the pre-industrial age?
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Which of the following was true of factory work in the 1840s?
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The explosion of canal building in the 1820s and 1830s was caused by the
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Which of the following is a reason for the rapid manufacturing and commercial expansion experienced by the Northeast during the forty years following the War of 1812?
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Which of the following acted as an impediment to industrial growth in the early nineteenth century?
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By the 1850s, which of the following was a consequence of internal improvements in the North?
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Some New England textile mill workers responded to their deteriorating working conditions in the 1830s by
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As evidenced by the formation of the Lowell Female Reform Association in 1844, female workers in New England textile mills had changed their methods of resistance to deteriorating working conditions. What new method were they using?
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Which of the following was a consequence of the War of 1812?
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Which of the following best explains the deterioration of the working and living conditions of workers in New England textile mills in the 1830s and 1840s?
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Which of the following was true of the nation's canals and railroads by 1860?
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Which of the following is a reason that the South built fewer railroads than the North?
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When Mary Ann Archbald produced cloth to sell for cash, her primary objective was to
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During the first half of the nineteenth century, internal improvements in the North
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After the War of 1812,
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