World Studies Timeline

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  • Amerian Revolution

    Amerian Revolution
    The American Revolution was going to happen sooner or later, the tensions between Britain and the U.S. had been a problem; with taxes and the way the United States was being treated. The British thought they would win the war with help form the loyalists in the south, but the French army kept the United States supplied and gave them a naval army.
  • French Revolution Starts

    French Revolution Starts
    While the British and U.S, were having their problems, France was also suffering from economic crisis. They were second in trade, only behind Britain, but they werent able to keep the trade up so they were running out of food. With farmers eating about 80 percent of what they grew, people were starting to kill and steal for food.
  • Declaration of Rights and Man

    Declaration of Rights and Man
    This document was made to protect the God given rights of people, below are the articles for the declaration.
    1. Men are born and remain free and equal in rights. Social distinctions may be founded only upon the general good.
  • United States Constitution is signed

    United States Constitution is signed
    The document was signed by 38 of the 41 represenitives that were there. To get the document signed 9 of the 13 states had to be for the declaration. This was important becasue it was the start to the United States independence.
  • Cotton Gin

    Cotton Gin
    It seperated the cotton from the prickly seed a lot faster thanby hand, it made cloth and clothes faster and cheaper.
  • Invention of the steamboat

    Invention of the steamboat
    The steambot made it faster to travel and import and export goods across the country. The inventor was Robert Fulton. This was important because without it, it would take months to deliver the goods by horse back.
  • Civil War

    Civil War
    The civil war started becasue of disagreements about many things including slavery. The civil war was a battle between the northern part of the U.S. and the southern part of the U.S.
  • Invention of the automobile

    Invention of the automobile
    The automobile changed America in a huge way. It sped up transportation and provided America with the economic boost it needed.
  • Assassination of Archduke Franz Ferdinand

    Assassination of  Archduke Franz Ferdinand
    The assassination of Franz Ferdinnand, started a domino effect of events that led to the start of WWI. This was important because without him being killed WWi probably wouldnt of happended.
  • World War I

    World War I
    World War I all started with the assassination of Archduke Franz Ferdinand, heir to the austro-hungarian throne. Austro-Hangary blamed Serbia, but Serbia had an alliance with Russia and Russia declared war on Autro-Hungary. Germany was allied with Austro-Hungary and France was allied to Russia and other alliances ect.