Inventions of Industrial Revolution
The telephone was a very important invention. You know it was important when we still use this device today. Alexander Graham Bell invented this. This was an important invention because we can talk with anyone over a long distance.
The light bulb was important because it gave people light when it was dark. A long time ago they didn't have light when it got dark out. People no longer had to carry around a candle or anything else.
Gasoline Engine - 1876
The first gas powered engine was important because eventually the first car was made using the gas engine. Today, we use cars to travel long distances that we can't walk. If it were'nt for cars it would take a while to get to places that you usually get to in 10 minutes.
First Handheld Camera - 1888
The first handheld camera was important because you could now capture a picture and save it. If you had to show someone something important then you would be able to do so. All you had to do was get a picture of it.
First Airplane - 1903
The airplane was another form of transportation. This was much faster then cars but not everyone wanted to go in the airplane because they weren't very popular yet. Some people were afraid the airplane wouldn't work.
The typewriter was important because it aloud people to type things and print them. People could now spread news about what important was going on. This typewriter was not like keyboards we have today. However, they did work.
The first gas powered automobile was important because it was a faster form of transportation. This invention let you be where you needed to be much faster then normal.
The seismograph was important because you could measure how strong an earthquake was. This was important because some people didn't want to live in places where high strength earthquakes would occur often.
The dishwasher was a very helpful invention. People no longer had to do their dishes by hand. People could simply put dishes in a dishwasher and the dishes would be clean.
The phonograph was similar to the original telephone. It let u talk to people when you were not in the same room as them.