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Scientists & Inventors
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Napoleon Bonaparte offered a prize to anyone who could find an easier way to preserve food other than drying and salting it. What was the occupation of the winner, Nicolas Appert?
When Henry Ford built the first model T, what nickname was the vehicle given?
What was the name of the man who built the first IBM calculator?
What was the name of the flying machine the Wright brothers built to make the first powered flight?
Wilbur's Fancy Flying Machine
What was George Eastman's invention that helped in the progression of photography?
Roll of film
Chemically treated glass plates
John Baird invented the first television, but what invention by Vladimir Zworkin made John Baird's television obsolete?
Cathode ray tube
Alexander Graham Bell invented the telephone and was also the first person to make a long distance phone call. The call he made was from New York to what state?
Joseph Lister used what kind of acid in his operations to decrease infections and promote healing?
What was the name of the newsletter that Galileo published only to have it banned by the Catholic church?
The Wayside News
The Plain Truth
The Upside Theories
The Sunspot Letters
Marie Curie and her husband Pierre identified two new elements during their work that they called radium and ________. What was the second element they discovered?
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Compiled Jun 28 12