Asked in History, Eli Whitney, Cotton
Who invented the cotton ginear Savannah in 1793?
Eli Whitney was the inventor of the cotton gin. This invention rescued a dying plantation crop as it made a machine sort out cotton seeds that normally was a task done by hand. With the incentive to try to save their cotton plantations, and the world wide demand for cotton growing, plantation owners increased production and added to their wealth. ...
Asked in World War 2, Germany in WW2, USSR in WW2
What did the soviets increase production of after World War 2?
The Soviets increased production of Jet airplanes, armament and developed the atomic bombs. They also increased production of spying implements and methods. ...
What was the invention that helped to make the US the world leader in cotton production?
Eli Whitney's cotton gin which removes seeds from cotton made US cotton cheaper and improved its position on the world market. ...
Asked in Countries, States, and Cities
What country led the world in cotton production in 1700's?
I believe it was India. They had cotton that was dyed and stuff.
Asked in Zambia
What rank is Zambia in the world for copper production?
As of 2013, Zambia is ranked 8th in the world for copper production. Zambia produces about 830,000 tons per year. Chile ranks first on this list with 5,700,000 tons per year. ...
What invention helped to make the US the world leader in cotton production?
The Cotton Ginn. P.S. I don't know if I spelled "Ginn" correctly.
Asked in Farm Crops
How tall is a cotton plant?
The cotton most grown in the southern parts of the US is Gossypium hirsutum L, otherwise known as upland cotton. It accounts for about 90% of world cotton production and about 95% of US production. It typically grows three to four feet tall (about one meter) at maturity. ...
What is the worlds leading copper producer?
Chile is by far the world leading copper producer. In 2009, Chile produced 5,320,000 tons of copper. The second larger copper producer is United States, with a production of 1,310,000 tons of copper in 2009. ...
Asked in History
What was an effect of increased of food production during the industrial revolution?
The world could feed a bigger population.
Asked in India, History of Islam
How did the Muslim conquest of India affect Indian economics-?
The Muslim conquest of India affect Indian economics by; India becoming the richest nation in the world. Indian people shared equally in economic gains. They decreased international trade. They increased cotton production. ...
Who is the leading producer of copper in Europe?
Russia is the leading producer of copper in Europe, and 7th in the world. However, this also includes Russia's land in Asia, so the country wholly in Europe with the largest copper production is Poland, who is the 10th largest producer in the world. ...
Asked in Zambia
Is Zambia in the top ten largest copper producers in the world?
Zambia is currently 8th in world copper production, turning out just 10% of what Chile does. - A long drop from the third position they held before independence. ...
How did the cotton gin have an impact on transportation?
The cotton gin had mostly an impact on production. Cotton growers had now a choice between either getting the same output using fewer slaves or getting a much higher production using the same number. Many of course chose the latter option. Since cotton was an export product, the enhanced production level meant an extra need of (mostly) river barges to transport the cotton to the coast and then, extra ships to export it all over the world, although largely to Britain. ...
How does cleaning pennies relate to the real world?
they are from copper and copper is from the world
Where does India rank in cotton production?
India became the second largest cotton producer in the world after China by pulling back US to the third position, according to a study done by International Service for the Acquisition of Agri-biotech Application (ISAAA). The country, which was in a lowest position due to its poor cotton yields in the world, has overtaken US by exporting five million bales of cotton in 2007-08, the study said. ...