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How a village grows – Quiz 2

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[{ "ques": "What did the people in Bradford do to earn their living in the Middle Ages, apart from making woollen clothes?", "answers": [{ "opt": "Cattle farming", "selected": "false", "ans": "false" }, { "opt": "Sheep farming", "selected": "false", "ans": "true" }, { "opt": "Grain farming", "selected": "false", "ans": "false" } ] }, { "ques": "Why was Bradford a good place to build woollen factories?", "answers": [{ "opt": "It had plenty of wool", "selected": "false", "ans": "false" }, { "opt": "It had fast flowing rivers and nearby mines", "selected": "false", "ans": "false" }, { "opt": "All of the above", "selected": "false", "ans": "true" } ] }, { "ques": "What was the first feature which could turn Bradford a city?", "answers": [{ "opt": "Arrival of the railways", "selected": "false", "ans": "true" }, { "opt": "Arrival of the habour", "selected": "false", "ans": "false" }, { "opt": "Arrival of the airport", "selected": "false", "ans": "false" } ] }, { "ques": "Why was the Bradford canal closed?", "answers": [{ "opt": "The canal was filled in to make way for new roads", "selected": "false", "ans": "true" }, { "opt": "The canal was filled in to expand sheep farming", "selected": "false", "ans": "false" }, { "opt": "The canal was filled in to make new woollen factories", "selected": "false", "ans": "false" } ] }, { "ques": "How did the value of the woollen industry in Bradford go down?", "answers": [{ "opt": "Closing of the Bradford Canal", "selected": "false", "ans": "false" }, { "opt": "Cloth could be made more cheaply in other parts of the world, so there was less demand for woollen cloth", "selected": "false", "ans": "true" }, { "opt": "There was no proper railway system to transport woollen clothes from Bradford", "selected": "false", "ans": "false" } ] } ]