1. History

    4.)Which answer best describes how the cotton gin changed cotton farming A.)The cotton gin caused cotton prices to drop because it could be harvested so easily. B.)The cotton gin added to the already high cost of producing cotton, and lowered demand.

    asked by #FreeGucci on February 25, 2016
  2. History

    3.)Which answer best explains the effect of the invention of the cotton gin on slave labor in the South? A.)The cotton gin made it possible to plant cotton in even the hardest soil. Because of this, cotton could be grown everywhere, & the labor increased

    asked by #FreeGucci on May 4, 2016
  3. social studies

    how did the cotton gin affect production?

    asked by angel on December 11, 2007
  4. History

    1.)Who increased communication throughout the United States by inventing the telegraph? A.)Elijah McCoy B.)Samuel Morse*** C.)Isaac Singer D.)Eli Whitney 2.)Which of these 19th century inventions made the production of clothing more efficient? A.)Cotton

    asked by #FreeGucci on February 25, 2016
  5. History

    How exactly did the invention of the cotton gin affect the constitution? I know it increased the cotton production and slaves but i don't see how ti did anything for the constitution.

    asked by Jojo on September 17, 2007
  6. History

    I know quite a bit about the cotton gin now but I still need some help. How did the cotton gin affect the constitution and the new type of government that was forming when it was invented? I think it may have something to do with the northern states not

    asked by Anonymous on September 15, 2007
  7. History

    10.)Which of the following would best support the author's claim that more slaves were needed after the invention of the cotton gin? A.Examples of other inventions that affected slaves' lives B. Information related to the life and times of Eli Whitney

    asked by #FreeGucci on May 2, 2016
  8. S.S.

    I am having trouble with question 16 16. The main impact of the invention of the cotton gin in 1793 was on A. the ability to process long-staple cotton. B. the ability to process short-staple cotton. C. cotton production in the Upper South. D. the cost of

    asked by Sarah on October 20, 2014
  9. U.S.History

    this is the question: How did the invention of the cotton gin change the economy of the South and the Norht? please tell me if this is a good enought answer, if i need to add anything: The cotton gin was a new machine by Eli Whitney that separates the

    asked by y912f on February 2, 2009
  10. History

    What effects did the cotton gin have one America? I know it increased the cotton production in the south but i'm not quite sure what it did for slaves.

    asked by Anonymous on September 15, 2007
  11. World History

    Which American inventor revolutionized the production of cotton with his invention of the cotton gin? Benjamin Franklin Eli Whitney Alexander Graham Bell Thomas Edison B?

    asked by Rylee on December 1, 2017
  12. History

    14.)What problem did Eli Whitney's cotton gin resolve? A.)Planting & growing cotton B.)Separating the seeds from the cotton*** C.)Picking cotton in the field D.)Removing cotton from the stalks B?

    asked by #FreeGucci on March 29, 2016
  13. ss --- one question pls help!

    pls help!!! What kept the price of cotton high in the years before 1860? a. cotton gin b. demand in Great Britain c. slavery d. large plantations I origionally thaught it was a. cotton gin, but after research, it looks like it was b. demand in GB my

    asked by TTR+S<3 on February 27, 2014
  14. Eli whitney

    How did he invent the cotton gin what makes the cotton gin work

    asked by Anonymous on December 21, 2009
  15. History

    15.)How did the cotton gin, with it's interchangeable parts, help further the industrial Revolution? A.)Workers picketed against assembly lines. B.)It helped increase farmers' cotton yields.*** C.)It paved the way for mass production. D.)It sent workers

    asked by #FreeGucci on March 29, 2016
  16. History

    2.)Which of these 19th century inventions made the production of clothing more efficient? A.)Cotton gin B.)Sewing machine*** C.)Steam locomotive D.)Mechanical reaper B?

    asked by #FreeGucci on February 25, 2016
  17. AP History

    What was the impact of Eli Whitney's interchangeable parts concept and what impact did Eli Whitney's cotton gin have? Why was the cotton gin so important?

    asked by angel on March 20, 2012
  18. social studies?

    Before the invention of the cotton gin, how were seeds removed from cotton fiber?

    asked by Anon on April 16, 2013
  19. History

    Which accurately describes an impact of scientific innovation during the Renaissance? A.The Bessemer method increased the production of steel and led to growth of cities. B.The mariner’s compass aided navigation and eventual discovery of the Americas. C.

    asked by JN on October 10, 2018
  20. social studies

    1. which of these was a result of the invention of the cotton gin. A. It greatly reduced the need to plant cotton seeds by hand. B.It provided a faster method for separating seeds from cotton fibers C.It enabled slaves to work in factories operating

    asked by Help me on February 27, 2017
  21. History

    11.)Before the cotton gin, how long it take a skilled person to remove the seeds from one pound of cotton? A.)1 Hour B.)3 Hours C.)An entire Day*** D.)2 Entire Days C?

    asked by #FreeGucci on March 29, 2016
  22. History

    Which English inventor revolutionized the textile industry with his invention known as the “spinning jenny”? jethro Tull roger bacon james Hargraves henry Bessemer C? Which American inventor revolutionized the production of cotton with his invention of

    asked by malia on November 2, 2017
  23. History

    Which of the following is a result of the invention of the cotton gin and the corn reaper? A.Farm products decreased B.farm production increased C.more northerns became farmers D.more farm products were imported I think it's A or B

    asked by M on January 8, 2015
  24. history

    1) Which group made up the majority of white Southerners? Planters capitalists middle class small farmers 2. Which is the most likely cause of the spike in cotton production in Mississippi in the mid¬ 1800s shown on the chart? the growth in demand for

    asked by help on November 16, 2016
  25. american history

    The cotton gin resulted in: The death of slavery A slight increase in slavery The rejuvenation of slavery No noticeable increase in slavery The extension of slavery to the North I think it is the extension of slavery to the north. Actually I think it might

    asked by Alisa on November 15, 2006
  26. social studies

    why was the cotton gin important

    asked by keith on April 20, 2009
  27. History

    In the early 1800s, Americans felt a growing sense of pride in their new nation. How did this feeling help Americans define their identity as a people? What obstacles did they face in developing this national identity? Americans were proud of the

    asked by brie on May 1, 2007
  28. SOCIAL STUDIES 7 GRADE

    1. Which group made up the majority of white Southerners? (1 point) planters capitalists middle class small farmers Use the table to answer the question. 2. Which is the most likely cause of the spike in cotton production in Mississippi in the mid­ 1800s

    asked by Tia Vazquez on November 28, 2016
  29. 8th grade Social Studies

    How did the Cotton Gin effect slavery?

    asked by Katherine on February 2, 2009
  30. DBQ Essay (plzz read!)

    here is my DBQ essay so far BUT it's NOT done tho. Sectionalism – The Civil War From the 1820’s to the 1860’s the North and South had different thoughts over slavery. It expanded through different sections of America. The North and

    asked by Laruen on May 31, 2012
  31. History

    what was the Rhode Island connection with the cotton gin?

    asked by Frank on February 29, 2016
  32. Social studies

    how did the cotton gin caused slavery to move west

    asked by Bob. on January 18, 2019
  33. plants

    How has the cotton gin helped us in the real world of today ?

    asked by cameron on May 27, 2009
  34. Social Studies

    Did the invention of the cotton gin lead to the civil war?

    asked by stephania on November 16, 2015
  35. US History

    What was the cotton gin and what effect did it have on American economy and culture

    asked by jesseka on August 13, 2009
  36. US History and Constition

    1. Eli Whitney intended his cotton gin to help eliminate slave labor. Why did it increase it?

    asked by Alexus on July 16, 2012
  37. economics

    4) From October 1994 to march 1995, the price of cotton increased from $0.65 to over $1 per pound, the highest level since civil war. According to business week, ‘supplies have dwindled because of poor crops in china, india, and Pakistan. At the same

    asked by Anonymous on March 9, 2015
  38. UnKnown

    i need to make a steamboat and a cotton gin.. i can't find how to http://www.ehow.com/ http://www.google.com/search?q=build+a+steamboat&rls=com.microsoft:en-us:IE-SearchBox&ie=UTF-8&oe=UTF-8&sourceid=ie7&rlz=1I7SUNA

    asked by Anonymous on February 17, 2007
  39. Social Studies Ms. Sue

    1. What was "king" and the main topic of conversation in the South? a. politics b. sugarcane c. cotton* d. slavery 2. Because many Southerners were unwilling to sell slaves to raise funds to build factories, they had no money to invest in businesses.

    asked by Jensen on March 2, 2016
  40. History

    What was "king" and the main topic oof conversation in the south? A. politics B. sugarcane C. cotton D. Slavery Because many southerners were unwilling to sell slaves to raise funds to build factories, they had no money to invest in business. Another name

    asked by Anonymous on February 26, 2016
  41. ap us history

    To what extent did developments in technology and transportation add to sectionalism in nineteenth century America? I know that the cotton gin has a tremendous effects on the sectionalism but i also know about railrodes... but i don't know how that leads

    asked by Anonymous on December 5, 2007
  42. Social Studies

    I could use the help as soon as possible from any1, but i know some of yall r busy so take ur time! :) 16. At one point, slavery in south carolina was dying out. what renewed interest in slavery? a. the importance of tobacco b. the power of plantation

    asked by i am awesome on December 14, 2014
  43. college economics

    Assume Nebraska and Virginia each have 100 acres of farmland. The following table gives hypothetical figures for yield per acre in the two states: Nebraska Virginia Wheat 15 5 Cotton 7 4 Who has the comparative advantage in the production of wheat? *For

    asked by Stephanie on September 13, 2010
  44. Social studies

    Based on the timeline what can be directly tied to the invention of the cotton gin *cant upload the time line A civil war B economic hardship in the south C the spread of slavery D industrialization in New England *lesson 8 unit 7 Unit test

    asked by marie on March 19, 2018
  45. Economics

    Which of the following is least likely to affect an economy's capacity to produce? A.Technology B. Capital C. Labor D. Education E. Government spending I know technology and capital both have a significant affect on the economy's economy so I can cross

    asked by Tran on April 25, 2010
  46. Social studies!!

    1.) which of the following were basic principles of the know-nothing party? A) anti-immigrant, anti-catholic B) less federal government regulation, no abolition C) support women's rights, prison reform ****** D) Spread the second great awakening, encourage

    asked by Sarah<3 on December 9, 2016
  47. Science Please Help

    Which of the following is a testable hypothesis? A. Altered temperature may affect gas production, which measures fermentation rate. B. Does temperature affect fermentation? C. Temperature decreases will affect gas production and fermentation much of the

    asked by Anonymous on December 2, 2014
  48. Science Please Help

    Which of the following is a testable hypothesis? A. Altered temperature may affect gas production, which measures fermentation rate. B. Does temperature affect fermentation? C. Temperature decreases will affect gas production and fermentation much of the

    asked by Anonymous on December 2, 2014
  49. History

    Industrial and technological advances often improve the standard of living. Which innovation was introduced during the Second Industrial Revolution? steel plow cotton gin automobile Steel plow?

    asked by Gigi on October 30, 2015
  50. Social Studies

    Can someone help me proofread this? Industrial Inventors The Industrial Revolution began in England in the 18th century and ended in the 19th century. It began in England and then spread throughout the world. There were many changes in agriculture, trade

    asked by Mario on November 9, 2012
  51. history

    Why did the number of Texas farm workers decrease in the mid-1900s? A) Mechanization B) Irrigation C) Migrant labor D) the cotton gin 2.) Which industry helped the growth of manufacturing in north Texas in mid-1900s? A) Transportation B) Communication C)

    asked by avery on March 9, 2018
  52. History

    what might have been some of the effects of increased cotton production in the southern states?

    asked by Tr0ller6000 on March 28, 2019
  53. Social Studies

    The spread of the factory system resulted in: A. an increase in home production B. increased exports of British cotton good C. poorer quality of iron D. improved working conditions in factories. The industrial Revolution created new jobs in all of the

    asked by Erin on May 14, 2013
  54. Essay

    In what ways were cotton production and slavery more of a burden to the South than a benefit.

    asked by Christie on November 12, 2007
  55. english

    i need a persuasive essay on why the cotton production was dependent upon slave trade in the 1800s

    asked by taylor on April 5, 2011
  56. Math

    A cotton reel has a diameter of 3cm. 91 metres of cotton goes around it. How many times does the cotton go around the reel? And give your answer to the nearest ten

    asked by Kevin on September 28, 2016
  57. Ms. Sue Please Check My Answers!

    1. During the early 1800s, what did New England's textile industry and cotton farming in the South have in common? A.) Changes in technology led to increased production in both regions B.) Children worked in the textile industry; slaves of all ages worked

    asked by Help?? on March 7, 2016
  58. History

    9.)How did the increase of textile mills and factories in the North affect the population in the South during the period from 1820 to 1850? A.)As more Americans moved to the North to find jobs, the population in the Southern states began to decrease.***

    asked by #FreeGucci on February 25, 2016
  59. History

    1)Which statement best explains how the War of 1812 contributed to the growth of the United States to include these states? A) Large numbers of soldiers later settled in the territories where the war had been fought. B) Military heroes from the war went

    asked by Check work on May 23, 2016
  60. history

    1. Which factor contributed most to the U.S. acquisition of Florida in 1819? A.The defeat of Great Britain in the War of 1812 B. U.S. military victories in Florida during the 1810s C. Spain's loss of control over its South American territories D.

    asked by MS.SUE HELP PLEASE on June 10, 2014
  61. history

    9. The politicians who met at the Hartford Convention in 1814 A. recommended changes in the Constitution. B. were mainly concerned with increasing trade with Britain. C. favored secession from the Union. D. represented the interests of the cotton-growing

    asked by Tank on August 14, 2014
  62. History

    What led to the viability of the Jamestown colony? the creation of a textile mill in the colony established its dominance in cotton production trading for furs with the Cherokee tribes to the south led to an increase in revenue the production of tobacco as

    asked by malia on October 25, 2017
  63. History

    What led to the viability of the Jamestown colony? A. Trading for furs with the Cherokee tribes to the south led to an increase in revenue. B. The acquisition of gold held by the Powhatan tribe improved the viability of the colony. C. The production of

    asked by Michael on January 22, 2018
  64. Geography

    In the 1920s Georgia was not affected by -Boll weevil's -A prolonged drought -A jump in cotton production and prices -The loss of thousands of working farms*

    asked by Coffeelife on April 14, 2017
  65. Social Studies

    In the 1920s, Georgia was not affected by________ A.Boll Weevils B.A prolonged drought C.A jump in cotton production and prices D.The loss of thousands of working farms

    asked by MoniqueC. on April 28, 2016
  66. History

    Can someone please check my answers? :) 1. What was the greatest threat to a slave family’s stability? (1 point) the birth of a new baby an increase in cotton production *** a marriage in the slaveholder’s family the slaveholder’s acquisition of new

    asked by Maggie on January 21, 2014
  67. government

    Describe one or two ways in which the US government subsidies might affect the rate of production for petroleum within the US. Should the US use tax dollars to increase subsidies and thereby encourage more oil exploration and petroleum production

    asked by debbie on April 24, 2012
  68. math 4 grade i don't know i need help

    "Crazy John decided to pull a prank on his father and fill up his car with cotton balls making it seem like it was full of snow. He bought 48 packs of cotton balls for $3.65 each. If he used his CVS card and received 30% off his entire purchase and had to

    asked by eduarda on December 5, 2013
  69. 2

    all the cotton the South's most profitable cash crop it was not going everywhere why do some Farmers harvest rice or tobacco instead of cotton

    asked by Sage on November 29, 2016
  70. science

    who rubbing two different pieces of cotton together give each piece of cotton a +ve or -ve charge

    asked by katlin on April 26, 2011
  71. history

    Which of the following caused a rapid increase in the demand for coal and other fossil fuels in the late 1800s? HOME HEATING IN THE NORTH NEW SHIPS USING STEAM POWER COTTON PRODUCTION IN THE SOUTH MANUFACTURING IN THE NORTHEAST

    asked by linda on June 7, 2015
  72. Social studies

    Can you check my answers? 1;what was the effect of WWI on SC? A;state economy shrunk*** B;citizens used more resources C;factoryy production slowed D;women worked mens jobs 2;How did the end of WWI affect farmers in SC? A;crop prices dropped*** B;rural

    asked by please help!! on April 11, 2016
  73. GA State History

    1. How did mechanization change the agricultural industry? (Choose all that apply. (2 points) I think the answers are It increased production of crops, and It caused the cotton industry to decline. Can you check the answer for me? Thank you.

    asked by Anonymous on March 28, 2016
  74. social studies

    which of the following big businesses increased production as a result of technological innovation in minnesota possible answers: A wheat and cotton farming B Fur trading C flour milling and sawmilling D oil and natural gas minning my answer is C

    asked by <kyky on February 1, 2017
  75. U.S.History

    A major failure or Reconstruction was that a. the South's cotton production never recovered b. war debts remained unpaid c. racist attitudes continued in the North and South d. no African Americans were voted into Congress any idea on this

    asked by y912f on February 19, 2009
  76. Microeconomics - University of Boston

    4. If Cassandra bought 16 cotton blouses last year when her income was $40,000 and she buys 24 cotton blouses this year when her income is $50,000, then what is her income elasticity of demand? Interpret what the income elasticity of demand you just

    asked by Robert on October 17, 2012
  77. Design

    How does the production of brass and siver affect the environment?

    asked by Meaghan on August 3, 2009
  78. History

    Question 7(Multiple Choice Worth 6 points) (07.05 LC) Which statement best explains Henry David Thoreau's idea of civil disobedience? Taxation without representation is unfair and must be resisted. The government must serve the people, not the other way

    asked by Diana on February 27, 2018
  79. SS7R - Worksheet

    Is there a website that tell all things that are invented like a thread-spinning mill, metal plow, a telegraph, etc. That also tells who invtented it. I have a worksheet that says that I have to write the inventer (builder) who invented blah blah blah blah

    asked by Laruen on April 23, 2012
  80. Social Studies

    How did the principles of the Enlightenment affect the production and development of European art

    asked by Andre on May 31, 2010
  81. Grade 3 science

    Are cotton balls a better insulator than paper. I say cotton balls but the teacher wants me to write a hypothese which I did and explain how I would test it. I know cotton is a better insulator because it is used in materials can you give me a test or

    asked by Marie on May 30, 2007
  82. S.S.

    what was "king" and the main topic of conversation in the south? politics sugarcane cotton slavery I was thinking COTTON was KING so C

    asked by Matt on February 19, 2015
  83. history

    How did the advances in steel production and oil refining affect US industry History

    asked by makayla on December 16, 2008
  84. History

    1. Who invented the sewing machine? a. Elias Howe*** b. Robert Fulton c. Samuel Morse d. John Deere 2. By 1860, the Midwest and the East were united by a network of... a. Roads b. Railroad tracks*** c. canals d. steam-powered ships 3. Which invention

    asked by Alice on February 22, 2016
  85. English

    1. They are eating cotton candy. 2. They are eating cotton candies. 3. They are eating a cotton candy. 4. The boy is eating two cotton candies. (Which one is correct?)

    asked by rfvv on October 11, 2010
  86. Economics Help pls

    Suppose you are given the following production function: , where y is output and K is capital. y= 60K + 20.3K2- K3 1.1 what is a production function, what is the real work application of such, and where would you source the data to develop a production of

    asked by Sarah on July 16, 2010
  87. U.S.History

    please check these two questios 1. How did the invention of interchangeable parts revolutionize the way products like guns could be produced? a. it demanded that the product maker hae a higher level of skill than before b. it slowed down the process of

    asked by y912f on January 27, 2009
  88. Economics

    how would supply shift caused by lower costs of production affect price and quantity

    asked by Anonymous on April 6, 2017
  89. home economics - PLS help

    Need help with some economics problems and wondering if anyone can help. 1- ) Consider a farmer who has access to a bond market where she can borrow or lend at the interest rate R. Assume also that her money holdings (nominal balances) and the price level

    asked by MW on September 28, 2011
  90. social studies 8th

    1. Which of the following was a cause of the Great Depression? (Choose all that apply.) (3 points) the Stock Market Crash of 1929 Prohibition Failed crops and drought A lack of demand for goods 2. What was the impact of the boll weevil? (Choose all that

    asked by XenaGonzalez on April 23, 2015
  91. History

    1. Which of the following happened in south carolina during reconstruction? A. The state developed an oil industry. B. The state stopped cotton production. C. The state built an iron industry. D. The state rebuilt its railroad system.

    asked by SCCA kidd on March 7, 2017
  92. Social Studies

    What impact do you think independence had on the production levels of farms in Ukraine? Production increased under individual ownership. Production decreased under individual ownership.** Production did not change much under individual ownership.

    asked by lifeisgreat on May 2, 2016
  93. U.S history

    okay i want to check and see if my answers are corrects before i submit my stuff. can someone help ? i think i know the answers but the questions are: 1. The cotton gin changed agriculture in the South by (1 point) A. simplifying the planting process. B.

    asked by day on October 15, 2012
  94. accounting

    Describe how the separation of (1) authorization of production transactions, (2) recording of these transactions, and (3) physical custody of inventories can be specified among the production, inventory, and cost accounting departments. How does the

    asked by Sue on July 11, 2014
  95. accounting

    Describe how the separation of (1) authorization of production transactions, (2) recording of these transactions, and (3) physical custody of inventories can be specified among the production, inventory, and cost accounting departments. How does the

    asked by Sue on July 11, 2014
  96. accounting

    Describe how the separation of (1) authorization of production transactions, (2) recording of these transactions, and (3) physical custody of inventories can be specified among the production, inventory, and cost accounting departments. How does the

    asked by jennifer on February 27, 2015
  97. Social studies

    Which of the following accurately describes a surplus? Consumer demand for a certain car is below the number of cars that are produced. The production costs for a certain car are below the sale price of that car. A car company tries to charge too high a

    asked by Jen on March 13, 2012
  98. african american studies

    Slavery and Society, 1800-1860 1. What invention contributed to the need for more slaves in the late 18th century? 2. What region of the United States was slavery most prominent? 3. What percentage of US exports was based on cotton production? 4. Describe

    asked by yessica bonilla on March 4, 2014
  99. math stats

    These data are a sample of the daily production rate of fiberglass boats from Hydrosport, Ltd., a Miami manufacturer 17 21 18 27 17 21 20 22 18 23 The company production manager feels that a standard deviation of more than three boats a day indicates

    asked by Anonymous on February 6, 2011
  100. economics

    What two kinds of changes in the capital stock can improve labor productivity? How can each type be illustrated with a per-worker production function? What determines the slope of the per-worker production function?

14-) (Rules of the Game) How do

    asked by nikita on October 18, 2011