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What is the Industrial revolution?

The Industrial revolution was a time, from the 18th to 19th century, during which agrarian and rural societies in Europe and America became industrialized and urbanized.

During the industrial revolution here was shift from _______ to ________

from agriculture to industrialism.

How was manufacturing done before the Industrial Revolution?

Most of the manufacturing was done in people's houses using hand tools or basic machines. Industrialization saw a shift from simple tools to power tools, special machinery, factories and mass production

Where did the industrial revolution start?

The industrial revolution started in Britain

What resources did Britain have that encouraged the start of the Industrial revolution?

England had a lot of Coal and Iron that they got from their colonies. The technology used in Agriculture started to get better so they was a surplus of food

What economic advantages did Britain have that enabled the start of the industrial revolution?

Britain had good trading routes and lots of capital

What political advantages did Britain have that enabled the start of the industrial revolution?

Britain had a strong navy, a stable government and work centered religious ideas

What industry experienced the industrial revolution?

The Textile Industry

What was the textile industry like before the industrial revolution?

It was hand mad and therefore expensive.

What new machines became popular during the industrial revolution?

Steam Engine, Steamboat, Railroad, Canal

Where did Britain get it's raw materials?

Britain got it's raw materials from it's colonies

what are raw materials?

They are goods that could be turned into something else

What did Britain do with the raw materials?

They were sent into factories where the raw materials were turned into goods that could be sold

What economic system became popular at the end of the Age of Exploration and Colonization?

Mercantilism

The rapid growth of cities is called _____

Urbanization