SIGNIFICANCE OF THE CAR INDUSTRY

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This mind map contains the information on how the car industry boomed and how this effected the lives of the American people.
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SIGNIFICANCE OF THE CAR INDUSTRY
1 One of the biggest employers in America
2 Linked to other industries
2.1 Glass/ Plastic/ Metal/ Rubber production
2.2 Buildings
2.2.1 Roads
2.2.2 Showrooms
2.2.3 Garages
2.3 Entertainment - travel to...
2.3.1 Cinema
2.3.2 Sports grounds
2.3.3 Shops
3 Henry Ford
3.1 Ideas copied
3.2 Pioneered mass marketing
3.3 High standard
3.4 Quality workmanship
3.5 "rolled his sleeves up"

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  • He constantly checked his factories rather than just sitting in an office.
3.6 Higher wages
4 Freedom
4.1 Women

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  • It meant that women had more freedom to travel to places such as the cinema.
4.2 Young people
4.3 Live in the suburbs

Annotations:

  • This is because they could travel further distances to work. 
4.3.1 Nicer
4.3.2 Bigger
4.3.3 Cleaner
5 Stats
5.1 1 car every 10 seconds
5.2 3 million sold a year
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