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  • Utilitarianism

    Jeremy Bentham, John Stuart Mill.
  • Seed Drill

    Seed Drill
    Invented by Jethro Tull.
  • Spinning Jenny

    Spinning Jenny
    Invented by James Hargreaves.
  • James Watt

    James Watt
    Watt figured out a way to make the steam engine work faster and more efficiently while burning less fuel.
  • Adam Smith

    Adam Smith
    Smith wrote "The Wealth of Nations."
  • Capitalism

    David Ricardo, Thomas Malthus, and Adam Smith.
  • Spinning Mule

    Spinning Mule
    Invented by Samuel Crompton.
  • Thomas Malthus

    Thomas Malthus
    Malthus wrote "An Essay on the Principle of Population."
  • Robert Fulton

    Robert Fulton
    Fulton's steamboat, The Clermont, ferried passengers up and down New York's Hudson River.
  • John McAdam

    John McAdam
    Due to his efforts British roads improved.
  • Abolition of Slavery

    Abolition of Slavery
    Britain abolished slavery in its Empire.
  • Telegraph

    Invented by Samuel F. B. Morse.
  • The Ten Hours Act of 1847

    The Ten Hours Act of 1847
    It limited the workday to 10 hours for women and children who worked in factories.
  • Communism

    Karl Marx.
  • Affect of Women

    Affect of Women
    The movement for women's rights began in the united States.
  • Foot Treadle

    Foot Treadle
    Invented by I. M. Singer.
  • Jane Addams

    Jane Addams
    Addams, wti her friend Ellen Starr, set up Hull House.
  • The Telephone

    The Telephone
    Invented by Alexander Graham Bell.
  • Socialism

    Charles Fourier.
  • Point about the US

    Point about the US
    The United States is capitalist.