in the 20th century, a genius scientist figured out the Law Of Relativity. This discovery was a major milestone in the filed of science especially for the time period that he was in during his discovery. Even today his discovery is still being taught by teachers and scientists are still using his theory in their projects and discoveries as well. This impacts my life today because i have learned about this theory and i will probably continue to learn more about it as i continue to be a student.
The first message traveled around the world was created by the Commercial Pacific Cable Company. This impacted the world of communication technology. The way that it impacts me and the world today is that it has lead to constant advancements in the world of technology and communication.
This Flu pandemic occurred from 1918-1919. It was the deadliest disease recorded in modern history. About 1/3 of the worlds population at the time was infected with the disease and 20-30 million died from the spanish flu. The spanish flu spread almost every where around the world including america and it killed around 10x the amount of Americans as WWI did. The spanish Flu lead to advancements in the medical field. The spanish flu gave me a better and clearer understanding about the different epidemics that has occurred.
Theodore Roosevelt was the youngest president to be inaugurated into the presidency of the united states after the assassination of William McKinley in 1901. He impacted the nation with his agenda to have a century of change now that he was president and many people say he brought a new energy because of his youth and drive. He ensured federal protection while also leading congress and creating a very strong foreign policy. The foreign policy still has an impact on today's government.
A Winston Churchill was a man who wore many different hats starting as a leader and soon ending as a prime minister. Winston also helped us fight in WWII and also lead the soldiers in it. B His work showed me that you can take on many jobs and still be in the right state of mind. C Winston connects to the present day because of his toughness that allowed men to carry on under any circumstances he is an amazing example of bravery that some men still look up to now.
world war one was the first war, known as the war to end all wars that lasted from 1914-1918 and occurred in Europe. The world war impacted the United States economy. The long term effect that the war had on america was right after the war ended in 1918 America went into the great depression. Not only did it lead to economical effects, the first world war also lead to WWII. The first world war caused me to connect the different economical events that happened during the beginning of the 20th century. The war caused a imbalance on a economical stand point. After the war many countries were left in debt.
A The Manhattan project is the project that started to produce nuclear weapons these weapons helped us fight better in WWII. B This project showed me how something so little could blow up and get many people involved and also lead them to have the same interest as you. C These weapons are still produced but in some places are illegal to use.
A The Great Depression was a downfall for America economically and socially. B This event showed me how poorly the people were treated during this time with no type of real government help. C Now the government offers help to people that are in need with social security, EBT, section 8, etc.
A Model-T that was mentioned in this article that was introduced by Henry Ford changed the idea of transportation. B This new technology and transportation gives me the opportunity to use at my own advantage. C Now people use transportation and technology to transport goods and to get around to the places they need to go without having to walk.
A The Women's rights movement allowed women to do things that they normally couldn't do like working alongside men, voting, owning property, etc. B this movement showed me that women can do anything that they put their mind to even if there are negative things said about them. C now women are allowed to vote and do things they normally could not do before 1920 which was when the movement was passed. Some women now even make more than men.