Study your flashcards anywhere!

Download the official Cram app for free >

  • Shuffle
    Toggle On
    Toggle Off
  • Alphabetize
    Toggle On
    Toggle Off
  • Front First
    Toggle On
    Toggle Off
  • Both Sides
    Toggle On
    Toggle Off
  • Read
    Toggle On
    Toggle Off

How to study your flashcards.

Right/Left arrow keys: Navigate between flashcards.right arrow keyleft arrow key

Up/Down arrow keys: Flip the card between the front and back.down keyup key

H key: Show hint (3rd side).h key

A key: Read text to speech.a key


Play button


Play button




Click to flip

12 Cards in this Set

  • Front
  • Back
spinning Jenny
a machine that could spin several different threads at once
person who invests in a business in order to make a profit
factory system
brought workers and machinery together in one place to produce goods
interchangable parts
all machine-made parts would be interchangable parts
movement of the population from farms to cities
flat-bottomed boats
road built that collected tolls
corduroy road
roads built of logs
loyaltiy to one's state or section rather than to the nation as a whole.
internal improvement
improvements for roads, bridges, and canals
interstate commerce
trade between different states
Industrial Revolution
The industrial revolution in the united states began when Samuel Slater proved that the new law Britain passed couldn't be enforced. americans were offering large rewards for plans of British factories. Slater created a factory from those plans, which was a huge success.