Advantages And Contributions And Causes Of The Industrial Revolution

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The Industrial Revolution took place from the 18th to the 19th century and because of it economic growth as well as transportation and many other things were possible. As stated by the History website the Industrial Revolution “was a period during which predominantly agrarian, rural societies in Europe and America became industrial and urban.” (2) Without the industrial revolution going to the store to pick up tools and equipment would not be possible. Before it took place, people would create and make their own equipment and tools at home. As soon as the Industrial revolution took off, all kinds of equipment, tools, and gear started to be manufactured by companies! Items and products were manufactured in bulk and in large amounts at a time for consumers. Soon after, people…show more content…
These events and benefits lead to a better and easier life for most! The economy was growing, people were happy, and innovation was everywhere! Another result of the industrial revolution was the middle class or the working class of people. This was a huge change for society since before there were only the rich or the poor, the nobles or the peasants, but thanks to the Industrial revolution society was able to evolve for many making living a little easier. Job opportunities opened up for many allowing families to work and earn more money than they previously could. Even though the jobs were plentiful, the working conditions were not the most ideal. As stated by weebly, “As factories were being built, businesses were in need of workers. With a long line of people willing to work, employers could set wages as low as they wanted because people were willing to do work as long as they got paid.” (5) This shows that even though the industrial revolution brought many benefits and great evolution form a previous time it did not come without its struggles and hard ships. Although these terrible conditions, people wanted work and moved to the cities to find
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