in a Sentence
Definition of Industrial Revolution
the rapid development of industry that occurred in the late 18th and 19th centuries, brought about by the introduction of machinery
Examples of Industrial Revolution in a sentence
During the Industrial Revolution, a majority of the population shifted from rural farming areas to industrialized cities.
As steam based machines and transportation grew popular during the Industrial Revolution, jobs shifted from agriculture to industry.
Mass production during the Industrial Revolution reduced costs and allowed more products to be produced than could be done by hand.
An increase in pollution and poor working conditions were two of the negative effects of a shift to industry during the Industrial Revolution.
Because of new inventions during the late 18th century, the cost of transporting people and goods went down during the Industrial Revolution.
WATCH our daily vocabulary videos and LEARN new words in a fun and exciting way!
*Get the Word of the Day!*
Most Searched Words (with Video)