You are writing a 500-1000 word, leaning toward 1000. Work must be original and must use specific historical examples. The work must be well written with no mistakes and must cite the examples within the text.
Consider the fact that the light bulb and the telephone were invented only three years apart. Although it took many more years for such devices to find their way into common household use, they eventually wrought major changes in a relatively brief period of time. What effects did these inventions have on the lives of those who used them? Are there contemporary analogies in your lifetime of significant changes due to inventions or technological innovations?