Ch 10: Modern World History - Patterns of Interaction Chapter 9: The Industrial Revolution (1700-1900)

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The Industrial Revolution chapter of this McDougal Littell Modern World History - Patterns of Interaction 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 the McDougal Littell Industrial Revolution chapter with which you need help.
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  • 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:

  • Environmental effects of the Agricultural Revolution
  • Great Britain's role in the Industrial Revolution
  • The impact of the transportation revolution
  • Industrial Revolution inventions
  • What the Market Revolution was
  • Major economists of the 18th and 19th centuries
  • Differences between capitalism and socialism
  • The life story and impact of John Stuart Mill
  • The creation and significance of the Communist Manifesto
  • Labor union problems during the Second Industrial Revolution

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12 Lessons in Chapter 10: Modern World History - Patterns of Interaction Chapter 9: The Industrial Revolution (1700-1900)
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The Agricultural Revolution: Impacts on the Environment

1. The Agricultural Revolution: Impacts on the Environment

The Agricultural Revolution was a time of agricultural development that saw many inventions and advancements in farming techniques. Learn about the Agricultural Revolution and how this period impacted society and the environment.

Great Britain Leads the Industrial Revolution

2. 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.

The Transportation Revolution: Turnpikes to Steamboats to Railroads

3. The Transportation Revolution: Turnpikes to Steamboats to Railroads

In the half-century before the Civil War, America experienced a transportation revolution that improved the way people and goods crossed the nation, opened up new areas for settlement and altered the centers of economic power.

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.

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

5. 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

6. 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.

American Industrialization: Factory System and Market Revolution

7. American Industrialization: Factory System and Market Revolution

New agricultural technology revolutionized the North, South and West. In this lesson, learn how that technology ushered in the Market Revolution in America.

The Economists: Adam Smith, David Ricardo & Thomas Malthus

8. The Economists: Adam Smith, David Ricardo & Thomas Malthus

During the 18th and 19th centuries, several major theorists put forth ideas that would influence how governments handled economic matters. This lesson will discuss the major ideas and influential theories of Adam Smith, David Ricardo, and Thomas Malthus.

Capitalism vs. Socialism: Differences, Advantages/Disadvantages & the 'Underground Economy'

9. Capitalism vs. Socialism: Differences, Advantages/Disadvantages & the 'Underground Economy'

This lesson explores formal and informal economies by discussing the differences between capitalism, socialism, and the underground economy. Key characteristics, advantages, and disadvantages of these economies will be covered.

John Stuart Mill: Utilitarianism, Quotes and Theory

10. John Stuart Mill: Utilitarianism, Quotes and Theory

Join us for this analysis of nineteenth century British philosopher John Stuart Mill, whose radical political and ethical ideas based in utilitarianism have had a profound effect in the final frontier and on our current political landscape.

Karl Marx & Friedrich Engels: The Communist Manifesto

11. Karl Marx & Friedrich Engels: The Communist Manifesto

This lesson will explore the 19th century roots of Marxism and communism. In doing this, it will explain the role the Industrial Revolution played in forming the famous work of Marx and Engels, known as the Communist Manifesto.

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

12. 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.

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