JiAhn ReillyWorld HistoryThe Effects of the Industrial Revolution on SocietyThe Industrial Revolution changed life in every society it touched. It affected individuals as well as groups,the rich as well as the poor, the cities as well as the rural areas.In an essay of at least five paragraphs, explain how this revolution affected people in three ways:How they workedHow they conducted businessHow they lived at home Be sure to use facts and examples to illustrate the points that you are making. Use information from the course content as well as outside sources. Make sure that you compare and contrast the way people worked and lived before the Industrial Revolution with the way they lived and worked after the revolution.An Industrial Revolution is a time of change and new technology that transforms human history. Almost every nation had gone through one, causing men, women, and children to be able to influence their countries in one way or another. England was the first to have theirs in 1760 and then many other nations followed in their footsteps. Although the Industrial Revolution had many positive impacts on society, there were also many negative factors such as how the people worked, how they conducted business, and how they lived at home.
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