The Industrial Revolution

JR Mendoza!

from the start

Before the advent of the Industrial Revolution, most people resided in small, rural communities where their daily existences resolved around farming. Life for the average person was difficult, as incomes were meager, and malnourishment and disease were common. People produced the bulk of their own food, clothing, furniture and tools. most manufacturing was done in homes or small, Rural shops, using hand tools or simple machines.
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child labor

Child labor- Children often worked long hours in dangerous factory condition for very little money. children were useful as laborers because of their size allowed them to move in small spaces in factories or mines where adults couldn't fit, children were easier to manage and control and perhaps most importantly, children could be paid less than adults. child laborers often worked to help support their families, but were forced to forgo an education.
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assembly line

Assembly line is when you are good at something then you have to do all day long in a factory .Assembly line- For the first time, Henry ford's entire highland park, Michigan automobile is a run on constantly assembly line.

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