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Industrial Revolution

Industrial Revolution

Author: Bryan Cicero


Students will be able to identify, explain and analyze how the industrial Revolution affected American politics, society ant the economy.

Content Standard:

10.3.3 Describe the growth of population, rural to urban migration, and growth of cities associated with the Industrial Revolution.

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The American System

During this time period, America experienced a growth in factories, technology, transportation and communication.  This Era created the first "Big Cities" in america, and allowed American companies to make more goods, faster and for less money.  During this time we see a rise in the American economy and more men and women moving from small farms, to big cities for factory jobs. Continue below for more information and assignments.

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