Inventions of the Industrial Revolution



The telephone was important because you can make long distance calls. The telephone was invented by Alexander Graham Bell. It provided various benefits to people. It also improved communications between people at a distance.

Light bulb - 1879
Thomas Edison

The light bulb is important because it's a reliable source of light. The light bulb was invented by Thomas Edison in 1879. It enables us to conduct work at night. It also greatly improves productivity.

Seismograph - 1880
John Milne

The seismograph was important because measures and records elastic ground vibrations called seismic waves. This was invented by John Milne in 1880. It also measures earthquakes .

Diesel Engine - 1892
Rudolf Diesel

The diesel engine

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