Using the textbook Getz, T. R., & Brooke, J. E. (2012). World history: The human experience from 1500. San Diego, CA: Bridgepoint Education (chapters 5,6) and other sources answer the following questions about the industrial revolution and imperialism:
Discuss the Industrial Revolution.
What economic and technological changes occurred during the Industrial Revolution?
What changes did the middle class experience as a result of the Industrial Revolution?
What changes did the working class experience as a result of the revolution?
How did the revolution impact other parts of the world?
What improved as a result of the revolution? What got worse?
What sparked industrialization?
What major innovations were developed?
Where did it begin and how did it spread?
How did industrialization change the role of women and children?
Describe the factory conditions.
Did they have a positive or negative effect on the workers?
Overall, how big of an impact did industrialization have?