Industrial Revolution

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Industrial Revolution
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  1. ¨The ___________________ was an era of
    increased _____________ through the development of ___________________ and
    _______________________.
    • ¨1) IndustrialRevolution
    • ¨2) Production
    • ¨3) Mechanization
    • ¨4) New Energy Sources
  2. What was the major new energy source of the industrial revolution?
    coal
  3. What specific
    industry did the industrial revolution develop from?
    ¨Textile industry
  4. What was the name of the machine that began faster development of mechanized
    production?
    flying shuttle
  5. ¨Where did the industrial revolution begin?
    ¨England
  6. ¨According to the
    video, why did it start in England and not in India or China?
    • they could support themselves
    • ??????? ask someone idk
  7. ¨The development of
    this machine was an innovation in power production.
    ¨Steam Engine
  8. ¨Who invented the
    steam engine and for what original purpose?
    • James Watt 
    • to get water out of coal mines
  9. List the issues we discussed stemming from industrial
     
    positive
    • Higher wages
    • Lower unemployment
    • Increased production
    • Increased national
    • wealth
    • Growth ofcities
  10. List the issues we discussed stemming from industrial.

    negative.
    • Few labor restrictions
    • Long work days
    • Little job security
    • Child labor
    • Growth of working poor
    • Bad public health
    • Pollution of Environment
  11. ¨Emerging economies
    are known by what acronym?
    ¨BRIC
  12. What does that stand for?

    BRIC
    ask someone
  13. ¨What is the action of
    American companies using international or overseas labor for production?
    ¨Outsourcing
  14. ¨Outsourcing

    Explain the process
    send cheap material to other country -> make them with cheap labor -> send back and sell it at high price

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