Industrial Revolution

By: Abby and Heather

When and Where?

  • The mid-1700's
  • Started in Britain

What caused it?

  • Turnpikes
  • Steam engine
  • Seed drill
  • Cotton gin

Who was involved?

  • James Watt
  • Jethro Tull
  • Eli Whitney
  • Britian

The Results

  • Increased amounts of goods
  • Lower prices
  • More consumers
  • Demand for goods
  • Transportation
  • Yes, it was successful because it helped everyone out
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Work cited

Ellis, Elisabeth Gaynor., Anthony Esler, and Burton F. Beers. Prentice Hall World History. Upper Saddle River, NJ: Pearson Prentice Hall, 2007. Print.