February 15, 2011

Trivia Answers: Inventions by African Americans

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Trivia Tuesday:

Last week's Trivia Quiz was in honor of Black History Month. Did you guess which of these incredible inventions were created by African Americans? Here are the answers.

  1. Peanut Butter invented by George Washington Carver
  2. Gas Mask invented by Garrett Morgan
  3. Traffic Light also invented by Garrett Morgan
  4. iPod
  5. Cataract Surgery to Cure Blindness first performed by Dr. Patricia E. Bath
  6. Super Soaker Water Gun invented by Lonnie G. Johnson
  7. Roller Coaster
  8. Potato Chips invented by George Crum
  9. Skittles
  10. 3-D Glasses invented by Kenneth J. Dunkley
  11. Blood Bank first started by Dr. Charles Drew
  12. Plastic Surgery

image from kids.scholastic.comSonja, STACKS Staffer

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