This preview shows page 1. Sign up to view the full content.
Unformatted text preview: c) affluent families had more children than poor families d) affluent men and women could postpone marriage 4) Workers did not leave their jobs in Manchester factories, Thompson says, because a) they were loyal to the masters who employed them b) they could not find another job due to blacklisting c) they hoped to gain seniority and higher pay by staying c) they were happy with their working conditions 5) According to Thompson, the living standards of English industrial workers from 1800-1850 a) increased dramatically as their wages rose with industrialization b) improved somewhat in quantities of tea, sugar, meat and soap consumed c) dropped below what they had been in rural England d) resulted in greater contentment and satisfaction at their upward mobility...
View Full Document
This test prep was uploaded on 04/16/2008 for the course CGS 101 taught by Professor Baublitz during the Fall '08 term at BU.
- Fall '08