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  • 1. Industrial RevolutionFrom Farms to Factories
  • 2. Our Objective: Before you leave here today You will e able to explain why England was thefirst country to industrialize Make the transition from farms to factories
  • 3. Lets make your brains EXPLODE!
  • 4. Here is England Find England on your map Draw a factory over it Include the #1
  • 5. So why was England the first country To make the transition from farms to factories?
  • 6. Reason 1 Abundant food Agriculture improved People are healthier
  • 7. Reason 2 Better food means that people are healthier So the population increased Enclosure movement Nobles start fencing off the land and kickingpeasants off the land Where do the peasants go?
  • 8. Exactly Right! They move to the cities Abundant labor force Can work in factories
  • 9. Reason 4 Freedom! Government did not interfere with Economy Inventers, Entrepreneurs and Capitalists Invest money New ideas
  • 10. Reason 3 England had plenty of Natural Resources Things that come from the earth (rawmaterials) Many Rivers Lots of Coal Lots of Iron
  • 11. Reason 5 Plenty of ready markets What is a market?
  • 12. People who will buy you products! England’s population increased British ships could sail all over the world Deliver the products to sell them Lots of people willing to buy them
  • 13. Let’s Play a Game! Industrialization game Or lets analyze a song about the Industrial Revolution
  • 14. Inventions and Social ChangeCa content standard 10.3.2
  • 15. Our Objective Before you leave today you will be able toexplain how inventions changed society. Economy Culture
  • 16. Society How people interact
  • 17. Economy
  • 18. Culture Unifiers They way we identify our selves Comonalities Music Food Language Religion
  • 19.  The industrial Revolution was not only inEngland. United States France Germany Japan
  • 20. Why was England able to industrialize first?
  • 21. Freedom! Inventers to invent Entrepreneurs businesses Capitalists to invest
  • 22. Inventions The foundation of the industrial revolution Would not have been possible withoutmachinery
  • 23. James Watt Improved the steam engine Provided an efficient source of power
  • 24. What kind of change? How?
  • 25. Eli Whitney Invented the Cotton Gin Reduced time Taking out the seeds Increased production Cotton needed in textile factories
  • 26. What kind of change? How?
  • 27. Henry Bessemer Bessemer process Quickly and cheaply made steel out of iron
  • 28. What kind of change? How?
  • 29. Louis Pasteur Sterilized liquids Pasteurization Increased the shelf life of liquids Other products
  • 30. What kind of change? How?
  • 31. Thomas Edison Improved the electric light Long lasting Light indoors
  • 32. What kind of change? How?