Which describes the significance of Athens's victory in the Persian Wars? A.Athenians turned away from the arts and focused on the military and on engineering. B.Athens could reduce the tax burden on its people and let the economy grow. C.Athens now had the opportunity to expand and take control of Persia. D.Athenians gained new confidence in their own abilities, which led to a golden age.

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Grade: High school

Subject: US History

Chapter: Industrialization

Keywords: Industrialization, economic, social, Industrial society, economy, employment, society, Britain, Industrialization, technology, Industrialization, supremacy, textile industry, cotton industries, cottage industry

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