In the Industrial Revolution this was the time when society got an upgrade in technology this was the first time that they started making items out of machines and factories. The main people that were in the factories were women and children. The main focal point is when the economy grew and more items were needed. It first began in Europe then came to the USA . A lot of fuel was used during this burning coal especially when they used it to make irons and metals. They made machines that could do thing faster than anything that was hand made such as a weaver which made fabric, which could then be turned into quilts or blankets.