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They Gave Their Name

How are the following names remembered 12 Questions.

 
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1

What did Richard Jordan Gatling invent?

  • The Gatling Cross
  • The Gatling Gun
  • The Gatling Bridge

2

To which sporting event is Dick Fosbury associated

  • High jump
  • The 110m hurdles
  • Long jump

3

Who invented Tarmac?

  • John Tar
  • John Grit
  • John Macadam

4

Which King had a dog named after him?

  • King Bernard
  • King Charles
  • King Doberman

5

Who invented an international code for sending messages using only dots and dashes?

  • Samuel Dot
  • Samuel Code
  • Samuel Morse

6

What did the Duke of Windsor (Edward VII) give his name to?

  • Windsor Knot
  • Windsor Castle
  • Windsor Park

7

Who invented the first waterproof raincoat, made of vulcanised cloth?

  • Mr Spock
  • Peter Anorak
  • Charles Macintosh

8

Who invented the Hoover cleaner?

  • Henry Hoover
  • James Spangler
  • John Vax

9

What did Robert Moog give his name to?

  • synthesizer
  • radio
  • guitar

10

What nationality was Edwin Hubble, who gave his name to the Space Telescope

  • German
  • American
  • British

11

What did Humphrey Davy invent in 1815?

  • Mining Lamp
  • Blood Tranfusions
  • Safety Match

12

Which revolutionary form of transport did Clive Sinclair launch in 1985?

  • ZX Spectrum
  • C5
  • ZX 80

 

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