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Lesson 5 Study Stack

made by Taylor Dobson

Innovation the action or process of innovating
Infrastructure the basic physical, organizational structures, and facilities (ex: buildings, roads, and power supplies) needed for the operation of a society or an enterprise
Spinning the action or process of converting fibers into thread or yarn
Weaving form (fabric or a fabric item) by interlacing long threads passing in one direction with others at a right angle to them
James Hargreaves invented the “spinning jenny," which could spin much faster
Spinning Jenny a machine for spinning with more than one spindle at a time, patented by James Hargreaves in 1770
Richard Arkwright invented the water frame at about the same time which used water power to operate the spinners
Edmund Cartwright invented a power loom
Power loom power loom is a mechanized loom powered by a line shaft, was designed in 1784 by Edmund Cartwright
James Watt designs the world's first efficient steam engine , which was the most efficient invention in this time
Steam Engine an engine that uses the expansion or rapid condensation of steam to generate power
Manchester-Liverpool Railway was a railway opened on September 15, 1830 between the Lancashire towns of Liverpool and Manchester in the United Kingdom
Water frame a water-powered spinning frame which was an easy way to create cotton thread, developed by Richard Arkwright, who patented the technology in 1767
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