By: Alberto Cuara & Erick Mujica
He was a Scotish inventor that improved the steam engine. James was born January 19,1736 and died August 25,1819.
He was an American inventor best known for inventing the cotton gin. Eli was born December 8, 1765 and died January 8, 1825.
He was a German pholosopher and a commis. Karl was born on May 5,1818 and he died 14,1883.
He was a Swedish chemist, engineer, innovator, and armaments manufacture. He was born on October 21,1833 and he died December 10,1896.
He was an American inventor and businessman. He invented the phonograph, camera, and electric light bulb. He was born on February 11,1847 and died October 18,1931.
Orville & Wilber Wright
They were two American brothers, inventors who built the world's first successful airplane.
The steam engine was an heat engine that performs mechanical work using steam as working flued. It was the most important technology of the industrial revolution. It was used for minning and to pump water from deep workings.
Comunication was a singnificant problem during the industrial revolution because they only used letters and mail.
The steam power created many changes including the stream powered locomotives. They were used for moving freight and other materials as well as passengers.
The cotton gin was a machine that quickly and easily separades cotton fiber from the seeds allowing for much greater productivity.
This forced farmers, peasents, villagers, etc off their land more crops were grown and less farmers were needed.
The Enclosure system
Urbanization in the 1800's
This was caused by great inventers in agricultural such as the traetor, and the plow, it put farmers out of a job and more into the city.
The labor movement in the united states grew out of the need to protect the common interest of workers.