Wrong and Right: Britain had a lot of labor unions. Britain had a strong workforce.
During the early years of the Industrial Revolution, who could afford to live in nice homes and dress well?
the new middle class
The 1847 Ten-Hour Act stated that _____ could only work up to ten hours a day.
women and children
In a labor union, laborers _____.
work together in negotiating for better wages and conditions
Cuba and _____ were the last to abolish slavery in the Americas.
Wrong : Venezuela
Who wrote an account of his life detailing his experience as a child of being kidnapped in Africa and sold into slavery?
Who enforced anti-slave trade laws by sending warships to intercept slave ships?
Wrong: the Portuguese
The first organized opposition to slavery as an institution emerged in the late _____ century.
Adam Smith believed that government should never intervene in a state’s economy, but instead allow _____.
Wrong: owners of factories to control their workers
Karl Marx believed that history was the story of _____.
Who belonged to the proletariat?
Mary Wollstonecraft was _____.
a writer and teacher
What style of art emphasizes emotion, feeling, and imagination?
When William Wilberforce and the abolitionists began their fight against the slave trade in Britain, how much of Britain’s economy was dependent upon the slave trade?
Who was an impressionist painter?
What subjects were studied in nineteenth-century primary schools?
Wrong and Right : reading classical languages
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