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Ch 12: FTCE Middle Grades Social Science: Industrial Revolution

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In order to prepare for questions on the FTCE Middle Grades Social Science exam, you can look through this chapter. It contains resources that help you perform your best on the test.

FTCE Middle Grades Social Science: Industrial Revolution - Chapter Summary

Develop a better understanding of Industrial Revolution content by viewing our lessons. They are geared towards helping you review:

  • Reform in Great Britain in the 1700s
  • Causes of the First Industrial Revolution
  • Important inventions during the Industrial Revolution
  • Effects of the Industrial Revolution
  • Spread of industrialization

The resources in this chapter are meant to fast-track your preparation for the exam. There are timelines with video tags, which allow you to quickly scroll through different parts of a lesson. Our lesson quizzes help you quickly assess your knowledge, and you also have access to online instructors in case you need help.

5 Lessons in Chapter 12: FTCE Middle Grades Social Science: Industrial Revolution
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Causes of the First Industrial Revolution: Examples & Summary

1. Causes of the First Industrial Revolution: Examples & Summary

The Industrial Revolution was a period when new sources of energy, such as coal and steam, were used to power new machines designed to reduce human labor and increase production. The move to a more industrial society would forever change the face of labor.

Inventions of the Industrial Revolution: Examples & Summary

2. Inventions of the Industrial Revolution: Examples & Summary

Although many factors influenced the first Industrial Revolution, the progress made by several inventors was essential. In this lesson, learn about the innovators who helped to spur the Industrial Revolution forward.

Urbanization & Other Effects of the Industrial Revolution: Social & Economic Impacts

3. Urbanization & Other Effects of the Industrial Revolution: Social & Economic Impacts

The Industrial Revolution had a lasting effect on class structure, urbanization and lifestyle. In this lesson, we will learn how the Industrial Revolution changed various aspects of European society.

Great Britain Leads the Industrial Revolution

4. Great Britain Leads the Industrial Revolution

In this lesson, we will explore the Industrial Revolution in Great Britain. We will look at reasons for Britain's industrial leadership, trends in its industry, and the results of industrialization on British society.

Industrialization Spreads Around the World

5. Industrialization Spreads Around the World

In this lesson, we will learn about how industrialization spread from Great Britain to other parts of the world. We will highlight key terms, figures, and developments in this process.

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