What became the most important industry in Pittsburgh following the American Revolution?
A. The shipping industry
B. The iron and steel industry
C. The outfiting industry
D. The computer software industry
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The 2021 QG High School Examination
Correct answer: B
The most important industry in Pittsburgh after the American Revolution?
A. Shipping Industry B. Iron and Steel Industry
C. Equipment Industry D. Computer Software Industry
Informed in the article: “A blast furnace, erected by George Anschutz around 1792, was the forerunner of the iron and steel industry that for more than a century was the city’s economic power.” (A high kiln built by George Anschutz circa 1792, was a predecessor of the iron and steel industry which for more than a century was the economic power of the city.)