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Feature article: Henry Ford - engelsk fagtekst
Oppgaven inneholder en kort fagtekst skrevet på engelsk, om grunnleggeren av bilselskapet Ford, Henry Ford. Teksten presenterer Henry Fords liv, utdannelse og arbeid for å grunnlegge Ford.
Henry Ford was born July 30th, 1863 and died April 7th, 1947. Ford was the founder of Ford Motor Company and was one of the first that used the assembly line as a production method to make cheap cars. Not only did this method revolutionise the industrial production, but it also had a huge impact on modern culture in this period called “Fordism”
Ford was born on a farm that his parents, William and Mary Ford owned. They both immigrated from the town Cork, Ireland. Ford was the oldest of six siblings, and as a child he had a passion for mechanics. When he was twelve years old he spent most of his time in a workshop that he built, and when he was fifteen he built his first combustion engine.
In 1879 he left home and went to the close city Detroit to work as a mechanic student. After his learning period, Ford got a job from the firm “Westinghouse” were he worked with gasoline... Kjøp tilgang for å lese mer