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The Factory System

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The new industrial system that manufacturers developed in the early 19th Century:

A

Expanded the old outwork system to make it more efficient and maintained the situation where most work was done in homes and shops.

B

Reduced the tasks needed from individual workers to just one or two steps, and thus their skill levels.

C

Eliminated any possibility that unions could organize to stand up for workers' interests.

D

Involved physical labor from a boss, who was also a skilled worker, but with access to capital.

E

Was pioneered in the South.