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Ch 53: Ohio Graduation Test: The Enlightenment & Industrial Revolution

About This Chapter

In order to study effectively for the Ohio Graduation Test (OGT), you can look through the information we have collected in this chapter. It allows you to review and learn new details about the Enlightenment and Industrial Revolution.

Ohio Graduation Test: The Enlightenment & Industrial Revolution - Chapter Summary

If you study the materials in the lessons in this chapter, you can better your understanding of both the Industrial Revolution and the Enlightenment. As a result, you could correctly answer related questions on the Ohio Graduation Test. Look over these topics:

  • The American Enlightenment
  • Themes of the Enlightenment
  • Thinkers of the Enlightenment period
  • Growth and impact of the Industrial Revolution
  • Important inventions that came out of the Industrial Revolution
  • Science innovations during the Enlightenment

Gaining knowledge about the Enlightenment and Industrial Revolution is achievable if you work through the lessons in this chapter. Not only do they provide explanations of material that you will find on the exam, but they are fun and effective. Check out the lessons' transcripts and ask questions of the professional educators. The animated lessons are short and concise, but also comprehensive.

Ohio Graduation Test: The Enlightenment & Industrial Revolution Chapter Objectives

If you are looking to graduate early from high school, you're required to pass the OGT. To prepare to do this, you can go through the lessons and self-assessment quizzes we have created. You will be tested on a lot of content areas like math and history.

The information that is covered in this chapter is part of the social studies section of the exam. This portion contains short-answer, multiple-choice and extended-response questions. If you are struggling with a history topic throughout these lessons, you can always reach out and get help from one of our instructors.

6 Lessons in Chapter 53: Ohio Graduation Test: The Enlightenment & Industrial Revolution
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The American Enlightenment: Intellectual and Social Revolution

1. The American Enlightenment: Intellectual and Social Revolution

For a thousand years, Europe had been living in the Dark Ages until a series of philosophical, religious and scientific movements helped turn on the lights. The Enlightenment began in Europe, but quickly spread throughout America in the 1700s and helped set the stage for a revolution against British rule.

Major Themes of the Enlightenment: Reason, Individualism & Skepticism

2. Major Themes of the Enlightenment: Reason, Individualism & Skepticism

In this lesson, we will identify the major themes associated with the Enlightenment. We will also explore the major figures and learn about their contributions. We will understand the lasting impact of the Enlightenment by putting it in historical context.

The Enlightenment Thinkers & Their Ideas

3. The Enlightenment Thinkers & Their Ideas

In this lesson, we discuss the varied and diverse 18th-century intellectual movement known as the Enlightenment. In addition to exploring its background and nature, we highlight several of the era's chief philosophers and their ideas.

Science During the Enlightenment Period: Innovations, Discoveries & Major Figures

4. Science During the Enlightenment Period: Innovations, Discoveries & Major Figures

In this lesson, we will learn about the Scientific Revolution that preceded the Enlightenment. We will highlight the major themes, innovations, discoveries, and figures associated with this revolution in science.

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.

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