Thomas Edison was famous for many devices that he developed and influenced life around the world. Some of these devices were the electric light bulb, motion picture camera and phonograph.
Ironworks and Railroads
An oil company owner convinces investors to help pay for a new oil refinery in exchange for a portion of the refinery's profits.
Answer this question… A merchant uses resources found in his own country to make goods to sell in other countries.
Government played the key role in promoting industrialization in Russia, while individual businesses played a larger role in Great Britain. Apex
The seed drill is the invention that helped farmers plant crops. It help plant crops more quickly and efficiently.
Physical demonstrations made universities very attractive to scientists during the scientific revolution
Industrialization in both China and Russia was guided by the government.
He created the first company for distributing electricity.
Unlike in the United States, industrialization came to Japan as a result of foreign aggression.
Improve the steam engine
The Commercial Revolution led to the adoption of mercantilism in Europe, while the Industrial Revolution contributed to the end of mercantilism.
Contained many rivers and harbors for transporting goods.
The expansion of the consumer market during the commercial revolution.
labor unions shared some of the goals of social reform movements by seeking to improve life for poor workers
Shortening see voyages between industrial centers and foreign markets
the decline of agricultural economies
Answer this question… Other countries surpassed Great Britain in manufacturing.
Under capitalism, merchants were able to conduct unrestricted international trade. Under mercantilism, international trade was restricted.
He made electricity less expensive and more readily available
A group of oppressed citizens violently overthrows a corrupt king and establish a democracy.