EJE CRONOLÓGICO 1ª EVALUACIÓN (Pablo Rodríguez Zamora 4ºD)

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  • Montesquieu

    He was one of the greatest philosophers of the Enlightenment. He was born in France in the Late Modern Age (18 century). He was known for his theory of the separation of powers. He wrote "The Spirit of Laws". His political ideas greatly influenced the French Revolution.
  • Voltaire

    He was one of the greatest philosophers of the Enlightenment. He was born in France in the Late Modern Age (18 century). He was known by the defend of freedom. He wrote "Treatise on tolerance". His political ideas greatly influenced the French Revolution.
  • Steam

    It is water in the gas phase. It is commonly formed by boiling or evaporating water.
  • Rousseau

    He was one of the greatest philosophers of the Enlightenment. He was born in Sweden in the Late Modern Age (18 century). He was known because he thought that sovereignty should be in people hands. He wrote "The social contract". His political ideas greatly influenced the French Revolution.
  • Encyclopedia

    It was the greatest means of diffusion of the Enlightenment where all the knowledge of that period was collected to make them accessible to the public (always under reason). It was published between 1751 and 1780. It was directed by two French people : D'Alembert and Diderot.
  • Electricity

    It is the set of physical phenomena associated with the presence and motion of matter that has a property of electric charge. Benjamin Franklin discovered it.
  • George Washington

    George Washington
    He was the first president of the United States (1789-1797). He was born in Virginia in the Late Modern Age (18 century). He is considered the "Father of His Country". He participated in the American Revolution War.
  • James Watt

    James Watt
    He was a Scottish inventor. He was born in Scotland in the 18th century. He improved the Newcomen's machine with his steam engine (1776). It was fundamental for the Industrial Revolution
  • Adam Smith

    Adam Smith
    He was one of the greatest philosophers of the Enlightenment. He was born in Scotland in the Late Modern Age (18 century). He was known by his theory of right to property and he wanted a free-market economy. He wrote "The Wealth of Nations". His political ideas greatly influenced nowadays (capitalism).
  • Robespierre

    He was a french lawyer and politician. He was born in Arras. He became the leader of the jacobins during the French revolution. He became dictator during the Reign of Terror. He was executed at the guillotine.
  • Luis XVI

    Luis XVI
    He was the king of France when the monarchy was overthrown during the french revolution. He was born in Versalle. In 1792 the new national convention abolished the monarch and declared France a republic. He was executed at the guillotine in 1793.
  • Steam engine

    Steam engine
    Is a heat engine that performs mechanical work using steam as its working fluid. It was performed by James Watt in 1776.
  • United States Declaration of Independence

    United States Declaration of Independence
    Document written by Thomas Jefferson in Philadelphia that proclaimed the thirteen American colonies to be independent of Great Britain. A new nation was formed (USA).
  • Napoleón Bonaparte

    Napoleón Bonaparte
    He was a military and republican general during the French Revolution. He ruled France from 1799 and became emperor 104-1814. He defended some liberal ideas. He controlled all the powers.
  • Thomas Jefferson

    Thomas Jefferson
    He was the third president of the United States (1801-1809). He was born in Virginia in the Late Modern Age (18 century). He is considered one of the Founding Fathers. He was a spokesman for democracy and he was the principal author of the Declaration of Independence.
  • Steamboat

    It is a boat that is propelled primarily by steam power, typically driving propellers or paddlewheels. Robert Fulton invented it
  • George Stephenson

    George Stephenson
    He was an English engineer. He was born in England in the late 18th century. He built the first steam locomotive to carry passengers on a public rail line (Stockton-Darlington 1825). (Liverpool-Manchester 1830)
  • Steam locomotive

    Steam locomotive
    It is a type of railway locomotive that produces its pulling power through a steam engine. It was invented by George Stephenson in 1814.
  • Congress of Vienna

    Congress of Vienna
    It was an international meeting held in the Austrian capital whose objective were to restore the borders of Europe after the defeat of Napoleon and to return to the Ancien Régime.
  • First public steam railway

    First public steam railway
    George Stephenson built the locomotive Locomotion for the Stockton and Darlington Railway in the north east of England, which became the first public steam railway in the world in 1825
  • Abraham Lincoln

    Abraham Lincoln
    He was he 16th president of the United States. He was born in Kentucky in the 19th century. His presidency was dominated by the American Civil War (1861-1865). He defended the emancipation of all slaves.
  • First inter-city railway in the world

    First inter-city railway in the world
    It was the first inter-city railway in the world. It opened on 15 September 1830 between the Lancashire towns of Liverpool and Manchester in England. George Stephenson invented it.
  • Telegraphy

    It is the long-distance transmission of textual messages where the sender uses symbolic codes, known to the recipient, rather than a physical exchange of an object bearing the message
  • Anarchism (What is property?)

    Anarchism (What is property?)
    It is an anti-authoritarian political and social philosophy[1] that rejects hierarchies deemed unjust and advocates their replacement with self-managed, self-governed societies based on voluntary, cooperative institutions. Joseph Proudhon and Mijail Bakunin were the most important anarchist.
  • Joseph Proudhon

    Joseph Proudhon
    He was a french philosopher. He was born in Besanzon iin the 19th century. He was the first person to declare himself an anarchist.
  • Karl Marx

    Karl Marx
    He was a german philosopher. He was born in Treveris in the 19th century. He manifested marchism. He created that current. He thought humans history had been based on clases
  • Marxism (The Communist Manifesto)

    Marxism (The Communist Manifesto)
    It is a method of socioeconomic analysis that views class relations and social conflict using a materialist interpretation of historical development and takes a dialectical view of social transformation. It originates from the works of 19th-century German philosophers Karl Marx and Friedrich Engels.
  • Mijaíl Bakunin

    Mijaíl Bakunin
    He was a russian philosopher. He was born in Pryamújino in the 19th century. He criticised capitalism and the liberal state. He defended the revolution against the state.
  • Telephone

    It is a telecommunications device that permits two or more users to conduct a conversation when they are too far apart to be heard directly. It was invented by Meucci.
  • Petroleum

    It is a black liquid found in geological formations beneath the Earth's surface. It was discovered by Edwin L. Drake in 1859.
  • Friedrich Engels

    Friedrich Engels
    He was a german philosopher. He was born in Barmen in the 19th century. He edited the 2 and the 3 volumes of the capitals after Marx's death.
  • AIT (International Workers' Association)

    AIT (International Workers' Association)
    It is an international federation of anarcho-syndicalist labor unions and initiatives.
  • Cool store

    Cool store
    It is a large refrigerated room or building designed for storage of goods in an environment below the outdoor temperature.
  • Radio

    It is a mean of communication that is based on the sending of audio signals through radio waves.
  • Electric locomotive

    Electric locomotive
    It is a locomotive powered by electricity from overhead lines, a third rail or on-board energy storage such as a battery or a supercapacitor.
  • Incandescent light bulb

    Incandescent light bulb
    It is an electric light with a wire filament heated to such a high temperature that it glows with visible light. It was invented by Thomas Alva Edison
  • Car

    It is a wheeled motor vehicle used for transportation. Most definitions of cars say that they run primarily on roads, seat one to eight people, have four tires, and mainly transport people rather than goods. Benz invented it.
  • Thomas Alva Edison

    Thomas Alva Edison
    He was the best american inventor. He was born in Ohio in the 19th century. He invented the light bulb, the phonograph and the movie camera. He held more than 1000 patents for his inventions
  • Airplane

    It is a powered, fixed-wing aircraft that is propelled forward by thrust from a jet engine, propeller or rocket engine. Airplanes come in a variety of sizes, shapes, and wing configurations. Wright brothers flaw for the first time in 1903.
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    It was the political, social and economic system in force in Europe in the 18th century. It is characterized by having a stamental society, a subsistence agrarian economy and the absolute monarchy as a form of government.
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    It was an intellectual trend of the 18th century that criticized the principles of the Ancien Régime. Its ideological bases were reason, natural rights, knowledge and tolerance.
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    The Industrial Revolution was a set of important economic and social transformations that occurred as a result of the massive use of machines in production processes. These changes began in Britain in the second half of the 18th century and marked the passage of an agrarian economy. and a rural society to an industrial economy and an urban society in the Industrial Revolution can distinguish two phases: the first industrial revolution and the second industrial revolution.
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    It is the movement of population that occurs from continent to another continent. 60 millions of europeans moved to other continents.