S2 2nd test


1.What is the significance(意義) of the French Revolution and the Napolenonic Era?



2.What is the meaning of the Industrial Revolution?


From the mid -18th century onwards, agriculture, industry and commerce, transportation and communication, science and technology, all developed (發展) rapidly(快速) in Europe. This is called the Industrial Revolution. It was a time when many machines were invented and used in industrial production. The Industrial Revolution brought about not only economic and technological(科技的) changes, but also social and cultural one. It paved the way for the modernization(現代化) of western societies