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Brief Infomation

Britain- Industrial Revolution = Work
Before Germ Theory- No idea what caused disease

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Problem 1

Low Quality Housing

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Problem 2

Smoke- Factories

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Problem 3

Houses Cramped
No Running Water/Toilets

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Problem 4

Disease spread quickly

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Problem 5

Cholera= 30's, 40's, and 50's. Rich and Poor

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Problem 6

Life Expectancy- Low