Archive for January, 2016

Industry Video

Posted in Industrial Revolution, Uncategorized on January 27, 2016 by mrkufs

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Booker T. Washington vs. WEB DuBois

Posted in African-Americans on January 14, 2016 by mrkufs

Booker T

Brief American Industrial Revolution Introduction Video

Posted in Industrial Revolution on January 14, 2016 by mrkufs

http://www.history.com/topics/industrial-revolution/videos/the-industrial-revolition

Seven Factors on why the United States Emerged as an Industrial Power

Posted in Industrial Revolution on January 14, 2016 by mrkufs

The US emerged as an industrial power, exceeding its rivals England, France, and Germany by 1900 with 4% growth a year because of SEVEN factors:

Natural Resources

Abundant labor (workers) supply

Population increase w/ sophisticated transportation network

Plenty of capital (money) available

New technology and inventions

Friendly pro-business gov’t policy

Talented entrepreneurs who knew that the opportunity to get money for their work was in America

Last West/American Indians/New South/Farmers Quiz

Posted in Last West on January 8, 2016 by mrkufs

Last West/American Indians/New South/Farmers Quiz

A quiz from Amsco Chapter 17.