Busy. Please wait.

show password
Forgot Password?

Don't have an account?  Sign up 

Username is available taken
show password


Make sure to remember your password. If you forget it there is no way for StudyStack to send you a reset link. You would need to create a new account.
We do not share your email address with others. It is only used to allow you to reset your password. For details read our Privacy Policy and Terms of Service.

Already a StudyStack user? Log In

Reset Password
Enter the associated with your account, and we'll email you a link to reset your password.
Don't know
remaining cards
To flip the current card, click it or press the Spacebar key.  To move the current card to one of the three colored boxes, click on the box.  You may also press the UP ARROW key to move the card to the "Know" box, the DOWN ARROW key to move the card to the "Don't know" box, or the RIGHT ARROW key to move the card to the Remaining box.  You may also click on the card displayed in any of the three boxes to bring that card back to the center.

Pass complete!

"Know" box contains:
Time elapsed:
restart all cards
Embed Code - If you would like this activity on your web page, copy the script below and paste it into your web page.

  Normal Size     Small Size show me how

SC 7-3.4 Industrial

SC 7-3.4 2014 Inventions and Technology in the "Machine Age"

FLYING SHUTTLE machine that sped up the weaving process to make cloth
Industrial Revolution Change in industry brought about by new inventions
puddling improved process used to purify iron ore
patent exclusive ownership of an invention
open-hearth process special furnace to make many kinds of steel more quickly and cheaply
steam engine did not rely on water power so enabled factories to be built anywhere
mass production ability to make large quantities cheaply
assembly line identical products assembled on a moving line
interchangeable parts machine made parts that are exactly alike (Eli Whitney)
cotton gin machine that cleans cotton (Eli Whitney)
Electricity power that converts easily to heat, light, motion
Samuel Morse invented the telegraph and Morse code
Thomas Edison invented the light bulb, movies, phonograph, first permanent power station and much more
Alexander Graham Bell invented the telephone
James Watt first motor (we measure power in WATTS)
Marconi invented the first radio
Robert Fulton invented the first steam boat
Created by: mhardy