Top 5 Industrial Revolution inventions
The Industrial Revolution thrust people from a predominantly agricultural existence into a more urban style of life. During this time, factories began to manufacture products at accelerated rates and basic goods crafted at home were created large-scale.
Although we label this era a "revolution," its title is somewhat misleading. The Industrial Revolution wasn't a sudden burst of advancement, but rather a buildup of breakthroughs that relied on or fed off one another. So which inventions do you associate with the Industrial Revolution?
- Steam Power
- Food Canning
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