I chose zippo lighters for my top ten because it had a huge impact for our military. A. Zippo lighters made a safe way for light and heat. Not only that but we sent it with our military in order for them to have something durable and portable. B. I don't use lighters much but they sure do help when the power goes out and i have to light candles. C. it helped us to be able to make things like the grill and gas fire places. Such a small invention helped spawn huge ideas for new technology.
I chose air conditioning for my top ten because it is a massive part of society. A. People love air conditioning because of its delightful effects. It helped make unbearable weather a little bit tolerable. B. We have an air conditioning unit at my house and I am so thankful for it during the hot heat of summer. I don't know what I would do without air conditioning.C. Its help lead to freezers and economically friendly refrigerators, which is good for society and the environment.
I chose the invention of bubble gum because I think its a funny story. A. Before Diemer's gum, gum didn't sell well because of the consistency. Diemer create a formula that people really liked. B. I personally always have a pack of mint gum on me. Gum is very important in my everyday life. C. In present times, gum is a huge seller. We have so many different flavors of gum which is nice because now their is now a type of gum for everyone that everyone likes.
I chose sliced bread because I've heard the expression “the greatest thing since sliced bread,” but never knew what it meant. A. People loved sliced bread. The housewives especially liked it because it cut so nice and neat. B. I like sliced bread because it makes it easy for me to throw together a sandwich when in want one. C. We still sell previously sliced bread at the grocery store. Many people like having sliced bread because it makes life so much easier.
Mickey Mouse made it onto my top ten list because as a kid I love mickey mouse and I love learning more about Disney. A. At first mickey was such a huge hit. It took time till people started paying attention and enjoying mickey mouse. B. As a kid my family would go and visit Disney world every year. This helped me grow up with a special appreciation for mickey mouse. C. Now because of Walt Disney's mickey mouse, Disney is a empire and able to have amusement parks, television shows, movies and so much more.
I chose the invention of the oreo for my top ten because I like oreos and thought it would be cool to learn about their history. A. People really liked the cookie. It was the bestselling cookie of the twentieth century. B. The impact it has on me now is that i have oreos as an afternoon snack and enjoy the delicious taste of the cookies. C. Today we have many different oreo flavors and cookies. Oreos are still a huge seller nowadays especially with cool and different flavors.
I chose the invention of the model T because cars and transportation are a huge part of society now. A.Many people wanted their hands on a model T. At one point it was 40 % of the worlds cars sold. B. I can almost drive and can't wait till I own a car someday. Not only that but my family travels a lot in our car. Cars are a huge part of our lives and if we didn't have the model T we would be able to have such easy transportation. C. Tons and tons of people use their car everyday and now we have public transportation like buses. Thanks to the Model T we are able to have such easy transportation.
I chose this for my top ten because it not only made washing clothes easier, it helped women at home get more work done. A. People wanted the washing machine in their homes so it was easier to get the work done and also having it be powered by electricity fascinated people. B. I don't like doing chores but I have to do them. Since we have things like the washing machine and dishwasher I don't dread doing chores as much. C. Not only do we have economic friendly washing machines, we have dishwashers. The washing machine helped inspire the invention of the dishwasher.
I chose the opening of the first movie theater for my top ten because in current ti,es movies and television are a huge part of entertainment. A. The Movie Theater was a success, many people went and enjoyed the first movie. This caused the company to build many more theaters all over the nation. B. Personally I love going to the movies, it is really exciting to see films for the first time on the big screen. I really enjoy movie theaters and happy that someone invented them. C. Nowadays we have phones and televisions where we are able to stream movies. Since movie theaters were created it helped lead to many other inventions of devices we can watch movies on.
This made my top ten list because it was a huge turning point in history. A. The invention of the airplane at first wasn't a big hit. People in our nation didn't appreciate it and that caused the Wright Brothers to pursue business in Europe. B. My family loves to travel all over the place so being able to have airplanes makes traveling much easier. I love taking flights all over the world. C. The invention of the airplane has impacted society a lot. Now we are able to take flights all over the world. It made it more efficient to travel.