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Standard 10.3 Students analyze the effects of the Industrial Revolution in England, France, Germany, Japan, and the United States.
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What were Social effects of the industrial revolution In terms of social structure, the Industrial Revolution witnessed the triumph of a middle class . Ordinary working people found increased opportunities for employment Industrial workers were better paid than those in agriculture. With more money, women ate better, had healthier babies, who were themselves better fed.
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Child labor Children were expected to work. Employers also liked that they could pay a child less than an adult. The first law against child labor, the Factory Act of 1833 . Children younger than nine were not allowed to work, children were not permitted to work at night The work day of youth under the age of 18 was limited to twelve hours
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Housing Poor people lived in small houses in cramped streets. These homes would share toilet facilities, have open
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