Inventors

This week's Trivia: Inventors

This quiz tests your knowledge of some smart dudes who made some cool stuff. Okay, maybe they weren't that smart, and the stuff they made wasn't that cool, but some guys at some time made some stuff.
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Q1

Nikola Tesla is considered by some to be the most influential and (at the time) underappreciated inventor of all time. What was his ethnic background?

Q2

By which of these nicknames was Thomas Alva Edison known?

Q3

George Washington Carver is credited with developing over 300 uses for which of the following items?

Q4

Alexander Graham Bell is credited with the invention of the telephone. On the same day that he filed his patent application, February 14, 1876, which inventor filed a patent caveat for a telephone with a liquid-based transmitter?

Q5

Former US presidential candidate Al Gore is often misquoted as claiming to have invented what?

Q6

Who is the inventor of the wildly popular Showtime Rotisserie, 5-Tray Electric, Food Dehydrator, Inside-The-Egg Scrambler, and spray-on hair for bald guys?

Q7

Who built the Large Hadron Collider?

Q8

Steve Wozniak, having built the first Apple Computer with Steve Jobs, has recently been seen on a Bravo TV show dating which self-proclaimed D-List celebrity?

Q9

Which of these did Benjamin Franklin NOT invent?

Q10

Which 15th- and 16th- Century inventor drew the Vitruvian Man?