FRQ 1 - Yulie Lugo Period 3 Discuss three developments that...

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Yulie Lugo Period 3 Discuss three developments that enabled Great Britain to achieve a dominant economic position between 1700 and 1830. I. The Industrial Revolution, the navy, and Great Britain’s control of major trade unions were three developments that enabled Great Britain to achieve a dominant economic position between 1700 and 1830r II. The Industrial Revolution was one of the major developments during which various inventions for the efficient production of food and material items were created. A. New sources of energy 1. Steam, electricity, and combustion of gases proved to be proficient sources of energy B. New Inventions 1. Cotton Gin a. Invented by Eli Whitney in 1793 b. A device that made the removal of seeds from cotton faster and easier 2. Power loom a. Invented by Edmund Cartwright in 1785 to improve the speed and quality of weaving b. It quickly drove many handloom weavers out of business 3. Steam Engine a. Arkwright invented the steam engine in order to power his spinning machine
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