← history 11.4 Test
5 Written Questions
5 Matching Questions
- George Westinghouse
- steam engines or electricity
- Ford Motor Company
- Jan Ernst Matzeliger
- General Electric Company
- a This black man was a shoemaker in Lynn, Massachusetts. He patented the first shoe-lasting machine.
- b The first cars ran on what 2 things?
- c The ________ ________ ________ paid Morgan $40,000 for rights to manufacture the invention of the traffic signal.
- d In 1903, when _______ ________ __________ began, only the wealthy could afford to buy cars.
- e This man invented railroad air brake?
5 Multiple Choice Questions
- This black man opened a factory and invented a steam boiler furnace, automatic air brakes, an egg incubator, a telegraph device for communication between moving trains and train stations, and more than 15 electrical devices for railroads.
- Ford finished his first gasoline-engine car in?
- He was the first to use the idea of the assembly line to build cars?
- This man invented the Kodak box camera?
- These two brothers started making toy helicopters from bamboo, cork, and paper.They had a bicycle shop that became their laboratory for their interest in flying. They built gliders as well as the first airplane.
5 True/False Questions
assembly line → Ford developed the __________ ________ method, which he used to produce his Model T.
This invention meant that the shoemaker no longer had to stretch and shape each shoe by hand and then nail it to a sole. → The first cars ran on what 2 things?
2 hours → By hand it took many days to assemble one car. With the assembly line, one car could be completely assembled in less than?
Henry Ford → This mans dream was to make an inexpensive car that nearly every American family could afford.
cheaper price → He was the first to use the idea of the assembly line to build cars?