Ch 25: History Alive Chapter 25: The Rise of Industry

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The Rise of Industry chapter of this TCI History Alive The United States Through Industrialism Companion Course helps students learn the essential lessons associated with the rise of industry in America. Each of these simple and fun video lessons is about five minutes long and is sequenced to align with the Rise of Industry textbook chapter.

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  • Identify the lessons in the History Alive Rise of Industry chapter with which you need help.
  • Find the corresponding video lessons with this companion course chapter.
  • Watch fun videos that cover the industrial growth topics you need to learn or review.
  • Complete the quizzes to test your understanding.
  • If you need additional help, rewatch the videos until you've mastered the material or submit a question for one of our instructors.

Students will learn:

  • Impacts of the First Industrial Revolution
  • Industrial Revolution inventions
  • The timeline of the Second Industrial Revolution
  • The impact of the Bessemer steel process
  • Early labor unions and the Haymarket demonstration
  • Second Industrial Revolution urbanization problems
  • The increase in middle class opportunities
  • How Industrial Revolution inventions affected the environment

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8 Lessons in Chapter 25: History Alive Chapter 25: The Rise of Industry
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The Industrial Revolution (1750-1850): Growth & Impact

1. The Industrial Revolution (1750-1850): Growth & Impact

This lesson will introduce the First Industrial Revolution. We will study the beginning of the Industrial Revolution, some of its major impacts, and its spread throughout the world.

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.

The Second Industrial Revolution: Timeline & Inventions

3. The Second Industrial Revolution: Timeline & Inventions

The Second Industrial Revolution was another great leap forward in technology and society. New innovations in steel production, petroleum and electricity led to the introduction of public automobiles and airplanes. In this lesson, learn about the key inventions that spurred this revolution.

American Industry Development in the Gilded Age: Bessemer Process, Scientific Management & New Business Models

4. American Industry Development in the Gilded Age: Bessemer Process, Scientific Management & New Business Models

American industry was transformed in the Second Industrial Revolution but not just through mechanization. Find out how new methods of management and organization helped the development of big business.

Labor Unions During the Second Industrial Revolution: Organized Labor vs. Management

5. Labor Unions During the Second Industrial Revolution: Organized Labor vs. Management

Before American businesses had to comply with basic labor laws and safety regulations, workers organized to improve their working conditions. Learn about the early labor unions and their violent clashes with management and government.

Urbanization During the Second Industrial Revolution in America: Effects & Problems

6. Urbanization During the Second Industrial Revolution in America: Effects & Problems

After the Civil War, America transformed from a rural nation to an urban nation. Learn where all those people came from and why. Using New York City as an example, you'll see some of the problems of urbanization and the steps they took to improve it.

Middle Class Opportunities in American Cities During the Second Industrial Revolution

7. Middle Class Opportunities in American Cities During the Second Industrial Revolution

In the late 1800s, a new middle class emerged in America. In this lesson, learn about new opportunities available to these urbanites, including technology, sports and leisure, education and the arts.

The Industrial Revolution: Impacts on the Environment

8. The Industrial Revolution: Impacts on the Environment

The Industrial Revolution was marked by the introduction of power-driven machinery and ushered in a time of strong economic development. Learn how advancements made during the Industrial Revolution impacted the environment.

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