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Asked in Industries and Professions
What caused the steel making industry to boom and why?
what caused the steelmaking industry to boom and why? The steel-making industry boomed mainly because of a new manufacturing technique called the Bessemer steel process. this allowed steel to be produced at a much faster pace allowing the industry to boom. :) ...
Asked in New Mexico
What methods and tools allow us to gain both historical and current perspectives of New Mexico?
There are several methods and tools that allow us to gain both historical and current perspectives of New Mexico. One method would be to interview older citizens of New Mexico and learn about their memories and how it compares to today. Another would be to read through history books about New Mexico and compare that to newspaper and Internet articles about New Mexico. ...
What two new processes helped turn steel making into a profitable industry?
The bessemer process and the open-heart process
Asked in Inventions, Telephones, Technology
The materials improved by technology?
Concrete was improved by reinforcing with steel bars. Wood was improved by lamination into plywood. Glass was improved by purifying processes and production methods Plastics were improved by changing additives Textiles have been improved by new methods and fibers ...
Asked in Industrial Revolution
Why was steel important to the Industrial Revolution?
Steel was important to the industrial revolution because it was a major tool used to make many of the new inventions and it contributed to the making of railroads. That was why there were so many steel industries in the late 1800's and early 1900's. ...
Asked in Genetics
Is your body always making new cells?
Yes you body is always making new cells by methods of mitosis or meiosis. The dividing of cells. Each cell (excluding cancer and stem cells) have a hayflick limit which states the amount of times that the cell can divide (: Hope i helped ...
Asked in Waste and Recycling
How does recycling cans compare with making them new?
Cans, steel and aluminum, are 100% recyclable. Making one new can out of aluminum ore takes TWENTY TIMES the energy that it does to make one new can using recycled cans. Every time you recycle ONE aluminum can, you save enough energy to run a TV for three hours! ...
What new uses for steel were developed in the 1920s?
New developments that were created by steel were railroads,innovation construction,bridges,towers and skyscrapers. ...
Asked in Technology
What are 5 materials improved by technology?
Some examples of materials that were improved by technology are: Concrete was improved by reinforcing with steel bars. Wood was improved by lamination into plywood. Glass was improved by purifying processes and production methods Plastics were improved by changing additives Textiles have been improved by new methods and fibers ...