Ch 21: NYSTCE Social Studies: American Industrialization

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American industrialization topics such as the Industrial Revolution and the Agricultural Revolution are examined in this chapter. The self-assessment quizzes can help you prepare for the questions you will encounter on the NYSTCE Social Studies exam.

NYSTCE Social Studies: American Industrialization- Chapter Summary

Become well-versed on the events of the American Industrialization by studying the lessons that are found in this chapter. The video lessons focus on different aspects of the historical era. By reviewing the lessons as much as necessary, you can get ready for NYSTCE Social Studies exam questions. The topics that are covered in this chapter are as follows:

  • The Industrial Revolution and its inventions
  • The environmental ramifications of the Agricultural and Industrial Revolutions
  • The timeline of the second Industrial Revolution
  • The second Industrial Revolution and America's urbanization

Review the text transcripts in conjunction with the video lessons for a successful studying strategy. The lesson transcripts highlight key terms and phrases that you will need to know for the NYSTCE Social Studies exam. In addition, the videos have a timeline feature that permits you to jump to specific portions of the lessons.

6 Lessons in Chapter 21: NYSTCE Social Studies: American Industrialization
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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 Agricultural Revolution: Impacts on the Environment

3. 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.

The Industrial Revolution: Impacts on the Environment

4. 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.

The Second Industrial Revolution: Timeline & Inventions

5. 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.

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.

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