Industrial Revolution/Chase Mason/8th hour
The Industrial Revolution was an era of creation, and therefore growth. The Industrial Revolution paved the path to modernization and urbanization. Many of the most important inventions for mankind were created during the Industrial Revolution. One example is the battery. Now taken advantage of, the battery was once a revolutionary method for storing electric power. Batteries are now the basis for nearly all electronic devices. Without the creation of the battery, modern life would not be the same. The products created in this era have altered the technological course of mankind.