Benjamin Franklin Quiz
Not just a founding father of the US, Ben was also a keen writer, scientist and inventor - with picture clues! 10 Questions.
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What did Benjamin Franklin prove about lightning?
It is attracted to trees
It is electricity
It is hot
What did Benjamin Franklin invent to help measure postal routes?
Rewindable tape measure
Which of the following proverbs was penned by Benjamin Franklin?
To lengthen thy life, lessen thy meals
A change is as good as a rest
Forewarned is forearmed
Beggars should not be choosers
Which ocean current was discovered by Benjamin Franklin?
North Atlantic Drift
The Gulf Stream
Which of the following was founded by Benjamin Franklin?
The first supermarket
The Wells Fargo bank
The first US Mail Coach service
The first public lending library
Benjamin Franklin improved on stove design with which invention?
The Boston Log Burner
The Pennsylvania Fireplace
The Michigan Paraffin Stove
The Chicago Incinerator
Which of the following proverbs was a creation of Benjamin Franklin?
Haste makes waste
Let not the sun go down on your wrath
To find out a girl’s faults, praise her to her girl friends
A fool and his money are soon parted
Which of the following emergency services was founded by Benjamin Franklin?
Stagecoach Breakdown Service
Which device for the protection of buildings did Benjamin Franklin invent?
Benjamin Franklin penned which of the following proverbs?
A woman's place is in the home
All's fair in love and war
Faint heart never won fair lady
If Jack is in love, he is no judge of Jill's beauty
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