timeline assement task

  • improved steam engine

    james watt invented a more efficient steam engine
  • -american decimation

    -american decimation of independence nationalism
  • death of captain cook

    captain cook dies
  • first fleet

    first fleet arrives in Botany Bay
  • french revelouion

    outbreak of the French revolution
  • first battery

    alessandro Volta invents battery that can store electrical current-more inventions
  • slave trade

    the slave traded in the middle passage
  • textile workers

    textile workers smash machinery in factories
  • first railway for passangers

    textile workers smash machinery in factories
  • political reforms

    publication of the peoples charter in Brittan demanding political reform
  • the gold rush begins

    the gold rush begins