American History was forever changed by the Industrial Revolution. From 80% farmers to a vastly changed American nation. Andrew Carnegie and John D. Rockefeller were two of the first moguls to make massive investment and reap the rewards of an industrial America. These 5 questions require critical thinking and some research into their textbook or internet resources. I suggest pairing with my Powerpoint presentation. Students will journey mentally through the factories of steel and oil.
Students will learn the significance industrialization, compare and contrast being a captain of industry or a robber baron, and consider the impacts on the American economy.
Here's a 5-question quiz associated with this presentation - https://www.teacherspayteachers.com/Product/Carnegie-and-Rockefeller-Captains-of-Industry-or-Robber-Barons-American-History-3539048