Updated: 2/12/2021

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  • Agricultural (Neolithic) Revolution
  • Trade?
  • Agricultural (British) Revolution
  • good thing for inventions!
  • Green Revolution
  • Plants and animals introduced to new regions.Effects: get to settle, close society and need for teamwork, land becomes more efficient, surplus in food, allows for specialization, increased population, new social organization, patriarchy
  • Innovations: Land fallow, Selective breeding, Crop rotation, Parliamentary enclosure, Sickle, Scythe, Seed drill, Threshing machine, Cotton gin, Moldboard plowEffects: more efficient farming, population growth, industrial revolution, cities made
  • Innovations: biotechnology - genetically modifying plants to have desired attributesEffects: helped countries become more self-sufficient, but may be bad for environment in the long term.