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Turn of the Century
Formative Part 1 of Turn of the Century
|How did electricity change people’s lives?
|Brought machines into homes
|How did the invention of the telephone change people’s lives?
|Current information became more available
|How did cattle drives impact the cattle industry?
|Cattle were still taking too long to get to where they needed to
|How did the Wright brother’s invention of the airplane change the way we travel?
|The airplane provided fast travel
|How did George Washington Carver’s discovery of crop rotation impact farmers?
|He taught farmers how to have better soil
|How did the inventions of Thomas Edison, Alexander Graham Bell, and the Wright brothers improve the lives of American?
|Created new modes of transportation Provided better lighting Made communication faster
|Why did citizens move west during Western Expansion?
|Land ownership Obtain wealth (gold)
|How did Western Expansion impact the lives of people that moved west?
|Land ownership was available for everyone