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Intro Our Town, 1900 Living without Technology

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TECHNOLOGY CHART

INVENTIONS INVENTORS DATES ADDITIONAL INFORMATION AND HOW IT CHANGED OUR CULTURE
Electrification  
 
 
Automobile  
 
 
Airplane  
 
 
Water Supply and Distribution  
 
 
Electronics  
 
 
Radio and Television  
 
 
Agricultural Mechanization  
 
 
Computers  
 
 
Telephone  
 
 
Air Conditioning and Refrigeration  
 
 
Highways  
 
 
Spacecraft  
 
 
Internet  
 
 
Imaging  
 
 
Household Appliances  
 
 
Health Technologies  
 
 
Petroleum and Petrochemical Technologies  
 
 
Laser and Fiber Optics  
 
 
Nuclear Technologies  
 
 
High-performance Materials  
 
 


Journal For students
24-Hour Period

Time of Day Describe your action. What did you do during this time? What technology did you avoid using? What technology did you have to use?
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