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Ch 25: McDougal Littell World History Chapter 25: The Industrial Revolution

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The Industrial Revolution chapter of this McDougal Littell World History Companion Course helps students learn the essential lessons associated with the Industrial Revolution. Each of these simple and fun video lessons is about five minutes long and is sequenced to align with The Industrial Revolution textbook chapter.

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  • Identify the lessons in McDougal Littell's The Industrial Revolution chapter with which you need help.
  • Find the corresponding video lessons with this companion course chapter.
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  • 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.

Chapter Topics

You'll learn all of the history topics covered in the textbook chapter, including:

  • Effects of and inventions created during the Agricultural Revolution
  • Causes of the First Industrial Revolution
  • Major inventions from the Industrial Revolution
  • Social and economic effects of the Industrial Revolution
  • The spread of industrialization from Great Britain to numerous countries
  • Proponents and characteristics of republicanism, liberalism, socialism and radicalism

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7 Lessons in Chapter 25: McDougal Littell World History Chapter 25: The Industrial Revolution
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The Agricultural Revolution: Timeline, Causes, Inventions & Effects

1. The Agricultural Revolution: Timeline, Causes, Inventions & Effects

The Agricultural Revolution was a period of technological improvement and increased crop productivity that occurred during the 18th and early 19th centuries in Europe. In this lesson, learn the timeline, causes, effects and major inventions that spurred this shift in production.

Causes of the First Industrial Revolution: Examples & Summary

2. 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

3. 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

4. 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.

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.

Liberalism, Radicalism, and Republicanism in the 1800s

6. Liberalism, Radicalism, and Republicanism in the 1800s

This lesson will define and explain the political ideologies of the 19th century, specifically radicalism, republicanism, and liberalism. In doing so, it will highlight their beliefs in the right to vote, freedom from religion, separation of church from state, and laissez-faire economics.

Socialism: Definition & Leaders

7. Socialism: Definition & Leaders

This lesson defines and explains the 19th century political ideology socialism. In doing this, it will highlight the roles of the Industrial Revolution and the socialist experiments of Robert Owen and Charles Fourier.

Chapter Practice Exam
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