Mr. Northrup 4*
Assembly Lines (Ryan)
In factories, each
worker would perform
a specific task on a
product as it moved
down a conveyor belt,
when the task was
done the product
went back on the belt
to the next worker.
This made the
production faster and
John Locke (Ryan)
during the 1600’s he
based all his theories
on the idea of natural
law. He believed that
based on a social
contract necessary to
Sepoy Rebellion (Ryan)
Sepoys are Indian soldiers; they rebelled against
their British Commanders. The rebellion spread
across Northern and Central India.
Copernicus was an
astrologer and scientist.
He believed that earth
was not the center of the
universe. Ideas like this
one started the
Galileo proved some
theories. He also
Boston Tea Party (max)
Group of rebels from the American colony
of Boston rebelled against the tax on tea
that the British imposed. They dumped tea
in a harbor.
Adam Smith (Ryan)
In 1776, Adam Smith
wrote the Wealth of
Nations. He was a
He wrote that an
economy works best
when the natural
forces of supply and
Missionaries tried to change peoples beliefs and
practices. They wanted to spread western
technology, religion, customs, and traditions.
Period of time when
emotion, over reason.
Salons were held in the homes of wealthy people. Writers,
artists and educated people from the middle class met with
women and men of nobility to spread ideas and information.
COMMON SENSE (max)
A famous pamphlet that
explained the declaration
of independence so that
the common people could
pamphlet is by Tomas
Versailles is the city where the king of France lived. This
city is away from Paris, which is where most of the
population lived. Only nobles and the king lived in
Versailles. In this historic city there is a palace that was
built for the king. It has over 1000 rooms.
Napoleon Bonaparte (max)
At one point in
powerful man in
the world. He
was the leader
of France. He
Bastille was a Paris prison. The Bastille
symbolized the injustices of the monarchy. In
1989 a mob surrounded the prison trying to
needed to defended
Coup d’ ètat (Ryan)
Quick seizure of
directed a Coup d’
Etat against the
on December 2,
1857. He then
became Napoleon III,
Emperor of France.
Home Rule (Ryan)
Home Rule is self
Parnell led Irish
Nationalist seeking a
debate on home rule.
Estate System (Ryan)
France class system in the mid 1700’s.
Estates were the orders of society. It
determined a persons status and also a
persons legal rights.
1st Estate: Catholic Clergy
2nd Estate: Nobility
3rd Estate: Remainder of French
COTTON GIN (max)
The cotton gin was invented by Eli
Whitney. The cotton gin took out the
cotton cleaning process, which was the
longest. It started the industrial
Immigrants came to America to flee religious
and government persecution. Immigrants
caused New England to become too crowded
and Manifest destiny to occur.
Capital is another word for money. Capital
is what the people during historical days
and modern days are all about.
Stamp Act (Ryan)
The stamp act was passed in 1765. It was a direct tax. It
was paid directly to the government instead of being
included in the price of goods. Which is how we pay for
tax on items today. You needed a stamp on many
products to prove a tax was paid to Great Brittan.
Martial Law (Ryan)
Temporary military rule that
made limitations on
Socialism is the opposite of capitalism. In
a socialist government no one is poor but
no one is rich. Every one has everything
but no one has anything special.
Louisiana purchase (max)
Americans were taken in by manifest
destiny (the belief that they were meant
to spread out). Because Americans wanted
more room they bought the Louisiana
Queen Victoria (max)
Queen Victoria was
the Queen during the
time period of great
political reform in
Great Britain. Queen
Victoria was very
prim and proper, but
behind closed doors, it
was the opposite.
Suez Canal (max)
The Suez Canal
to the Red Sea. This
made it very easy
for the Europeans
to get to and from
Panama Canal (max)
The Panama Canal connected the Atlantic Ocean to The
Pacific Ocean. This was able to happen because the
Panamanians from Columbia revolted and won their
freedom. America paid for the Canal so that America
could get its’ war ships from one ocean to the other.
Labor Unions (Ryan)
Labor Union is when workers came
together as one. By forming labor Unions,
workers were able to make more money.
They also had a better chance at keeping
their job because they had the rest of the
workers on their side.
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