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1

how did improved transportation help businesses?

more people could travel to the business and the business could ship things faster

2

How was the production of goods affected by the industrial revolution?

more people could get items because of better transportation.

3

who built the first textile mill in the united states?

Samuel slater

4

what was an effect of the telegraph?

~better communication
~messages could be received faster

5

Joseph smith created which church in second great awakening ?

the Mormon church

6

what was temperance?

one of the first reform movements to get people to stop drinking

7

by 1850 every state had_____________

Publically funded schools

8

what was the meeting at Seneca falls?

it was the first organized women rights meeting

9

who organized the first women rights movement?

Elizabeth Cady Stanton

10

what was the "Declaration of Sentiments"?

a list of demands including property rights for women and the right to vote.

11

"we hold these truths to be self evident that all men and WOMEN are created equal" why would modeling the declaration of independence be a good idea?

Because it draws more attention to the cause

12

Was the women's movement in 1848 successful?

it failed to gain any major goals of the women's rights movement

13

what was Abolitionism?

the desire to emacipate (Free) all slaves

14

abolition grew more popular in the ______ but was seen as a __________ to the "southern way of life.

North, threat

15

who was Americas leading abolitionist ?

William Lloyd Garrison

16

who wrote "the liberator" a anti slave society news letter?

William Lloyd Garrison

17

what was "the Liberator"?

a news letter that demanded the immediate end to slavery without payment to slave owners

18

who was Fredrick Douglas ?

a runaway slave, popular antislavery speaker and author of "the north star" news letter

19

from 1800- 1840 what increased in america ?

democracy

20

by 1840 what was removed by most states?

voting restrictions

21

what were some transportation or other inventions what were discovered in the second great awakening ?

any of these are okay
invention of commercial steam boat
creation of national roads
start of factories
telegraph
trains/ national railways
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