The Industrial Revolution !
Iris Bermudez & Lily Arrieran Period 5
Born December 8,1767 in Westboro, Massachusetts and died Januaray 8, 1825
He was a American inventor and he invented the Cotton Gin .
The cotton gin was a machine used to clean cotton in 1793.
His invention made upland short cotton into a profitable crop, which strengthened the economic foundation of slavery in the United States
Born May 5,1818 and died on March 14, 1883
Marx's was a German philosopher .
He published numerous books during his lifetime, the most notable being The Communist Manifesto in 1848.
Marx's theories about society, economics and politics known as Marxism hold that human societies progress through class struggle a conflict between an ownership class that controls production and a dispossessed labouring class that provides the labour for production
Born January 19,1736 in Greenock, Sotland. Died On August 25, 1819 .
He provided model engines for black to use in his lectures on the properties of heat .
Watt was an inventor of the steam engine and was involved in the improvement of harbours and in the deeping of Scottish rivers .
Born February 14,1776 and died December 23,1834 .
He became a professor of history and political economy. He was the author of many pamphlets
Born January 19,1813 in Charlton, Hertfordshire and Died March 15,1813 in London .
He was a prominent British engineer, inventor and entrepreneur. He developed the first cost-efficient process for the manufacture of steel
A mechanised loom powered by a line shaft