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FORM I FORM II FORM III FORM IV QUIZ

26.00 INDUSTRY

26.10 Specific Objectives

By the of the topic, the learner should he able to:

a) define:

i. industry

ii. industrialization

b) explain the factors that influence the location and development of industries

c) describe types of industries

d) account for the distribution of industries in Kenya

e) explain the significance of industrialization to Kenya

f) discuss the problems of industrialization and suggest possible solutions

g) compare and contrast aspects of industrialization in selected countries

h) carry out field-work on an industry in the local environment.

26.20 Content

26.21 Definition of:

a) Industry

b) Industrialization

26.22 Factors influencing the location and development of industries

26.23 Types of industries

26.24 Distribution of industries in Kenya

26.25 Significance of industrialization to Kenya

26.26 Problems of industrialization and their possible solutions

26.27 A study on:

a) Cottage industry in India

b) Iron and steel industry in the Ruhr region of Germany

c) Car manufacture and electronic industry in Japan

Field-work:

Identify industries within the local environment and study one of them in detail