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- Students who want to learn a broad topic in a short amount of time
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- Students who have fallen behind in memorizing events and people associated with European industrialization.
- Students who prefer multiple ways of learning European history (visual or auditory)
- Students who have missed class time and need to catch up
- Students who need an efficient way to learn about the Industrial Revolution
- Students who struggle to understand their teachers
- Students who attend schools without extra European history learning resources
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- Test your understanding of each lesson with short quizzes.
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Students Will Review:
This chapter summarizes the material students need to know about the Industrial Revolution for a standard European history course. Topics covered include:
- The timeline of the Industrial Revolution in continental Europe and the British Isles
- The impact on European society, including growth
- The timeline of the second wave of the Industrial Revolution
- Major inventions and advancements produced by industrialization
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.
2. 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.
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Other chapters within the European History Study Guide course
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- Events & Effects of the Reformation
- Monarchical Nation States in Europe
- Developments in England (1450-1701)
- Scientific Revolution & Enlightenment in Europe
- European Political Developments
- World War I Overview
- World War II Overview
- Cold War in Europe
- Europe After the Soviet Union