Terms in this set (21)
Madame C.J. Walker
The First African-American women to become a millionaire. Created hair-care products, especially for African-American women.
Creator of assembly line of production and the Model T car
Wilbur and Orville Wright
Bicycle makers who invented the first airplane
Invented the first automatic dishwasher
Developed a motor for producing alternating current (AC) which traveled longer distances than direct current.(DC)
invented the "stock-ticker" machine, phonograph, and electric light bulb
Invented the sewing machine.
Inventor of the vulcanization process.
Alexander Graham Bell
Inventor of the Telephone
Invented the typewriter in 1867
His invention forever affected office work and paperwork
It also opened many new jobs for women
Samuel F. B. Morse
Proved that signals could be transmitted by wire. He used pulses of current to deflect an electromagnet, which moved a marker to produce written codes on a strip of paper
Invented the Elevator
Invented the stem drill (used in Oil drilling)
Invented the Traffic Light
Invented the Diesel engine
Invented a way to send sound through air, the radio
Invented a process to make steel
Invented the cotton gin , and to idea of interchangeable parts
The Mechanical Reaper made it possible to harvest grains more efficiently
Invented the Steel plow
YOU MIGHT ALSO LIKE...
Modern World Ch. 9 Terms
American History FLSSS 3-Famous Inventors during I…
Chapter 9, Section 1: The Industrial Age Spreads (…
Unit 1 Chapter 8 Section 4: The Dawn of Mass Cultu…
OTHER SETS BY THIS CREATOR
Vietnam "We Were Soldiers"
Great Depression/New Deal
WWI and 1920's
WWI and 1920's