A. This event impacted our nation because the northern Manhattan neighborhood of Harlem was meant to be an upper-class white neighborhood in the 1880s, but rapid overdevelopment led to empty buildings and desperate landlords seeking to fill them. B. This effected me as a person because it gives me a different outlook in the different races and how we all treat each other. C. This is related to the present day because in todays society people tend to judge other races and how they are with economics and education which was the struggle during The Great Migration.
A. This event greatly impacted our nation because The Great Depression lasted from 1929-1929 and was the worst economic turndown in the history of the industrialized world. B. This event impacted me as a person because my great grandparents lived through The Great Depression so it teaches me and helps me shape the way I look at our economy. C. This even connects to the present day because since The Great Depression it has changed our economy forever.
A.This event had a big impact on our nation because it broke free from silent-screen traditions only for brief dialogue and a few songs. B. The first talking movie had a big impact on me asa person because in todays society if we only had silent films I can't imagine many people would go to the theater. C. This event connect to present day because since there is no dialogue in a silent film, you have to use your imagination. In order to understand the film, you need to put your brain to work to think of what the characters are saying, what they are doing, and what their opinions are. Knowing this everyone can interpret movies differently and nowadays some movies have strong impacts on our society and the way we think about certain topics.
A. On this day in History, Ford’s assembly line starts rolling on Dec 01, 1913. This event had a big impact on our nation because his innovation reduced the time it took to build a car from more than 12 hours to two hours and 30 minutes. B. This event had a huge impact on me because I rely on my parents cars for getting almost everywhere and without this system not everyone would be able to have a car. C. This event connects to the present day because almost everyone owns a car and it is most people number one way of transportation.
A. The impact this invention had on our nation is that on this day in History, First around-the-world telegram was sent. This means that there was communication with people far away. B. This had an impact on me as a person because I could not imagine communicating with people far away at this point in time. C. This invention connects to present day because most people in todays society relay on communicating to people all around the world and without this invention it would not be possible.
A. This event impacted our nation because Wilbur and Orville Wright were American inventors and pioneers of aviation. In 1903 the Wright brothers achieved the first powered sustained and controlled airplane flight. Years later they built the first airplane. B. This event impacted me as a person because without this event taking place we would not have air flight which means we would not be able to travel far distances over seas. C. This event connects to present day because now the airplane is one of the most common ways a far transportation and is used daily.
A. The election of Theodore Rosevelt impacted out nation because he brought a new energy to the White House and Roosevelt confronted the bitter struggle between management and labor head-on and became known as the great “trust buster” for his efforts to break up industrial combinations under the Sherman Antitrust Act. B. He had a impact on me as a person because I believe without him that what goes on in the White House might be different. I think he changed things in a positive way. C. Rosevelt and his actions connects to the present day because without his work with management and labor if might still have been the way it was, today.
A. This event Jackie Robinson broke the color barrier when he became the first black athlete to play Major League Baseball in the 20th century. B. He impacts me as person because of his accomplishments it reminds me that anything is possible and it is a big motivation for me to achieve my goals. C. This man and his accomplishment relates to the present day because he official changed baseball forever and the way we watch/play the sport.
A. Women getting the right to vote changed our nation forever because this was when the Constitution granted American women the right to vote, a right known as women’s suffrage. B. This event has a very big personal connection because it teaches me how powerful women are and all the things we can achieve. C. This event relates to the present day because even though it may not be with voting, there is still a lot of discrimination with women.
A. This event had an impact on our country because on 24 December 1906, the first radio broadcast for entertainment and music was transmitted from Brant Rock, Massachusetts to the general public. B. I have a personal connection to the radio because every morning on the way to school I listen to the radio and hear world news and listen to music. C. This event connects to present day because radio is a very commonly used and it is many peoples form of getting news about whats happening in todays society.