.Industrial Revolution.Michael Chapman.7th Hour.
If there were a word to sum up the Industrial Revolution, it would be invention because of the advancement of technology that inventors created. According to Ed Teck, “The Wizard of Menlo Park patented 1,093 inventions.” That means that he created so many advancements in everyday living, such as the electric motor, the light bulb, and battery. Also, “The incandescent bulbs that have lit the world since their invention by Thomas Edison are on their way out, to be replaced by newer technologies offering dramatic improvements in efficiency, energy use, and other environmental impacts.” “Yale University States. The incandescent light bulb affected the uprise of eco friendly light bulbs that help save Earth’s energy. The industrial revolution is tied into the uprise of inventions as America’s technology advanced and is still advancing.