The social and economic background of the UK

Which war did Britain lose in 1783?
American war of Independence.
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Which country was Britain at war with from 1783-1815?
France.
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What type of monarchy did Britain have?
Constitutional monarchy.
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What percentage of adult males could vote 1800?
3%.
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Where did most of the population work in 1783?
In the countryside in the farming industry.
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Where did most of the population work in 1918?
Urban areas in the manufacturing and commerce industries.
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Which social class did the rise of industry create?
The industrial middle class.
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Who was threatened by the new industrial middle class?
The aristocracy were politically and economically challenged.
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Which country was Britain at war with from 1783-1815?

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France.

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