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  • The Automobile: The Invention Of The Automobile

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    Josh Ricke English 11B Trimester 3 Ms. Johnson May 10 2014 The Invention of The Automobile Since the 1900s Automobiles have revolutionized the way people traveled across the globe. Automobiles have been around for about a whole century and have came a long way. Although it is believed Henry Ford invented the automobile, In reality the Baushke family built America's first car in Benton Harbor, Michigan in 1894. In American History Henry Ford’s famous Model T was very popular in the early 1900s

  • automobiles

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    the idea that sparked a global change among nations, the automobile. While the automobile sparked a growth in economic status, employment rates, and improvement in the functionality of people’s everyday lives, the invention of the automobile also takes a debilitating toll on the environment, nonrenewable resources, and the health of humans. When did the havoc of the automobile begin? Although most people deem Henry Ford the father of automobiles, most historians agree that the birth of the modern car

  • Automobiles

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    Automobiles The invention of the automobile in the early 20th century has had an adverse affect on our environment. Our society has used technology in order to advance the automobile to make it better and more efficient. The automobile industry knows what sells and they take advantage of that. With this growing technology to advance automobiles also comes flaws. The biggest and most obvious flaw is pollution. Because of pollution, we find ourselves asking the question of whether this technology

  • Automobile Invention Of The Automobile

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    Automobile Automobiles is a big part of a modern Americans daily life but it all started in 1672 when steam powered vehicle was made as a toy for the Chinese emperor it was very small and couldn’t carry a driver of the emperor himself but it was the first steam powered automobile. But is in the 18thcentury steam powered vehicle was made large enough to move cargo form one place to another. But in 1768 when the first steam powered automobile by Nicolas-Joseph Cugnot he was however not noticed for

  • the automobile

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    Henry Ford's business model made the automobile not only affordable for the general public but also a necessity that underlined the fabric of American culture and the economy simultaneously. Throughout the 1920's, the automobile became a symbol of American prosperity and captivated the psychological interest of the general public. As automobiles became more attainable, they were viewed as an indispensable vehicle to increased mobility and ultimately freedom of choice. This newfound freedom had profound

  • Automobile

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    pressure of a jet of steam directed to the rear. The first successful self-propelled road vehicle was a steam automobile invented in 1770 by the French engineer Nicolas Joseph Cugnot. It was designed to transport artillery, and it ran on three wheels. The British inventor William Symington in 1786 built a working model of a so-called steam carriage. The 19th century The first automobile to carry passengers was built by the British inventor Richard Trevitchick in 1801. In December of that year,

  • Effects of Automobiles

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    Effects of Automobiles Think for a second here, what do you use almost every day to get to where you need to go? An automobile is probably what you are thinking of because just about everyone has one. Automobiles have become so common; nine out of every ten families in the United States own some type of vehicle. Now Imagine going through everyday life without one it would be nearly impossible! Automobiles have had a very positive impact on the world and on many people’s lives. However they have also

  • Age of the Automobile

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    without the automobile? This paper will talk about the things the automobile has helped create. Inventors first started experimenting with steam powered engines in the late 18th century. Cars began being produced and sold to the public in the 1890’s (Automotive History). The automobile is considered to be one of the greatest inventions of all time. As a result of the automobile, cities changed, jobs were formed, and the environment was impacted. Within the past century, the automobile have had a large

  • History of the Automobile

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    Did you know that the early automobiles used levers not steering wheels? The first automobile was made in 1769 for the French army. Though, people believe that the first true automobile was made by Karl Friedrich Benz in 1885.This automobile was powered by gasoline and hade three wheels not four. The first carriage-sized automobile suitable for use on existing wagon roads in the United States was a steam powered vehicle invented in 1871, by Dr. J.W. Carhart. It induced the State of Wisconsin in

  • The Invention of the Automobile

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    successful but served little practical purpose. Automobiles first began to truly spread with the invention of the electric motor which created cheaper, more powerful, and safer automobiles. Still the automobile still had numerous problems and were mainly in the hands of the rich. It was the development of the internal combustion engine and the assembly line that was truly able to create a practical vehicle that could be used by all and propelled the automobile into the heart of American culture and made

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