Is Rapid Industrial Development a Blessing or Curse By: Maxim Tsitolovsky Hour 5

The rapid industrial development was a blessing. When the industrial development increased it opened many jobs, it also boosted the economy for the north and south. The population increased also because more people moved, they moved because they needed work. New technology was made to keep up with the rapid growth in industrialization. The new technology made work a lot faster and less effort was need to do the work.

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Job Opportunities

More jobs opened up during the industrialization. When factories opened they needed more workers. At that point there was a need for a abundance of workers. When more jobs opened the economy boosted in the south and north. This had some ups and downs but mostly ups. When people across the world heard there was open work they fled and came to the United States.

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Population Increased

Population increased in many cities during the rapid industrialization. The population increased because of famines, political problems, religious freedoms in other countries. Many people around the world saw hope and opportunities in the United States. Many people saw nothing in other countries but America gave them a new life. The population increase ties in with the job opportunities section.

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New Technology

New technology during the industrial development help made work faster. The cotton gin made work faster and not as hard for slaves. That part was for the south. In the north they used interchangeable parts. Electric power replaced steam power in factories it was cheaper, faster, and more flexible. It allowed machine tools to be arranged more efficiently. Human power was replaced by machine power.

Works Cited

"Industrial Revolution." Britannica School, Encyclopædia Britannica, 7 Mar. 2014.

Ford Motor Company: automotive “body drop” procedure. Image. Britannica School, Encyclopædia Britannica, 2 Feb. 2017. school.eb.com/levels/middle/assembly/view/122192. Accessed 9 Mar. 2017.

Loom: power loom. Image. Britannica School, Encyclopædia Britannica, 2 Feb. 2017. school.eb.com/levels/middle/assembly/view/174906. Accessed 8 Mar. 2017.

Sweatshop. Image. Britannica School, Encyclopædia Britannica, 18 Sep. 2016. school.eb.com/levels/middle/assembly/view/157595. Accessed 8 Mar. 2017.

Industrial Revolution: 18th-century English cottage industry. Image. Britannica School, Encyclopædia Britannica, 2 Feb. 2017. school.eb.com/levels/middle/assembly/view/122191. Accessed 10 Mar. 2017.

"Industrial Revolution." Britannica School, Encyclopædia Britannica, 9 Mar. 2017.

"Industrial Revolution." Britannica School, Encyclopædia Britannica, 2 Feb. 2017.

Industrial Revolution: 18th-century English cottage industry. Image. Britannica School, Encyclopædia Britannica, 2 Feb. 2017.

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