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Welcome!. Baltimore Polytechnic Institute Honors World History Mr. Green. Agenda/Topics To Be Covered. Objective: The students will explain the Industrialization by identifying the causes of Industrialization in Great Britain Hand-In: Drill:

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Welcome

Welcome!

Baltimore Polytechnic Institute

Honors World History

Mr. Green


Agenda topics to be covered

Agenda/Topics To Be Covered

Objective: The students will explain the Industrialization by identifying the causes of Industrialization in Great Britain

Hand-In:

Drill:

1. Explain entrepreneurs and their impact on a society.

2. How does technology impact individuals, societies, and nations?


Industrial revolution in great britain

Industrial Revolution in Great Britain

Began in Great Britain in the 1780’s

Contributing Factors

1. agrarian revolution-expansion of farmland, good weather, improved transportation, new crops-increased food supply

2. Population grew with increased food supply-Parliament fenced off land which forced peasants to move to towns-cheap labor

3. capital to invest/laissez-faire economy

4. natural resources-rivers for power/transportation, coal, iron ore

5. supply of markets


Changes in cotton production

Changes in Cotton Production

Cotton production is a 2-step process

spinners made cotton thread from raw cotton

weavers wove cotton thread into cloth on looms in their homes

New machines took this process into factories and away from homes

James Hargreaves (1764)-spinning jenny

Factories located near streams

Steam Engine-James Watt (1782)-coal fired engine to spin/weave cotton

What is this impact on the location of factories?


Welcome

Coal and Iron Industries

Coal is the fuel for forging iron

Iron ore used to make iron

Henry Cort-puddling: process to burn away impurities in crude iron (pig iron) to produce a high quality iron

The factory system develops:

1. shift work

2. repetitive tasks

3. harsh working environment

4. child labor


Railroads

Railroads

Transportation to link cities of production and manufacturing

Identify the ripple effects in the economy caused by railroads

1.

2.

3.

4.


Exit ticket

Exit Ticket

Describe 4 factors that contributed to making Great Britain the starting place for the Industrial Revolution.


Homework

Homework

Read and review all of chapter 11

Identify 7 inventors and their invention or discovery.


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