Picture Round

Quiz 82 – Round 1 – Picture Round

This week’s picture round quiz is a selection of famous inventors.

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1. James Dyson

“James Dyson 1” by Dyson LLC – Dyson LLC. Licenced under CC BY-SA 3.0 via Wikimedia Commons – https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:James_Dyson_1.jpg#/media/File:James_Dyson_1.jpg

2. Nikola Tesla

Napoleon Sarony [Public domain], via Wikimedia Commons

3. Clive Sinclair

This is a cropped version of “Sinclair.600pix”. Licensed under Public Domain via Wikimedia Commons – https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Sinclair.600pix.jpg#/media/File:Sinclair.600pix.jpg

4. Les Paul (Lester William Polsfuss)

“Les Paul with his guitar” by Arnoldius – Own work. Licensed under CC BY-SA 3.0 via Wikimedia Commons – https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Les_Paul_with_his_guitar.jpg#/media/File:Les_Paul_with_his_guitar.jpg

5. Steve Jobs

By Matthew Yohe [CC BY 3.0 (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0)], via Wikimedia Commons

6. Thomas Edison

“Edison in his NJ laboratory 1901”. Licensed under Public Domain via Wikimedia Commons – https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Edison_in_his_NJ_laboratory_1901.jpg#/media/File:Edison_in_his_NJ_laboratory_1901.jpg

7. Tim Berners-Lee

“Tim Berners-Lee” by Uldis Bojārs – Flickr.. Licensed under CC BY-SA 2.0 via Wikimedia Commons – https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Tim_Berners-Lee.jpg#/media/File:Tim_Berners-Lee.jpg

8. Robert Stephenson

“Robertstephenson” by Maull & Polyblank – http://www.riksarkivet.no/originalbilder/md_august2004_4.jpg. Licensed under Public Domain via Wikimedia Commons – https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Robertstephenson.jpg#/media/File:Robertstephenson.jpg

9. Sir Alexander Fleming

“Synthetic Production of Penicillin TR1468” by Official photographer – http://media.iwm.org.uk/iwm/mediaLib//32/media-32192/large.jpg .This is photograph TR 1468 from the collections of the Imperial War Museums.. Licensed under Public Domain via Wikimedia Commons – https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Synthetic_Production_of_Penicillin_TR1468.jpg#/media/File:Synthetic_Production_of_Penicillin_TR1468.jpg

10. Alexander Graham Bell (on telephone, calling New York)

“Alexander Graham Telephone in Newyork” by Gilbert H. Grosvenor Collection, Prints and Photographs Division, Library of Congress. – http://www.americaslibrary.gov/jb/recon/jb_recon_telephone_1_e.html. Licenced under Public Domain via Wikimedia Commons – https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Alexander_Graham_Telephone_in_Newyork.jpg#/media/File:Alexander_Graham_Telephone_in_Newyork.jpg


Science and Nature Quiz questions

Quiz 44 – Round 3 – Science and Nature

This round is all about inventions. Which inventions are the following people credited with (either fully or partly)? In the case of inventors who had their name associated with more than one creation we are looking for their most famous.

1. John Logie Baird


2. Alexander Graham Bell


3. George W. Ferris

Big Wheel/ Ferris Wheel

4. Levi Strauss

Blue Jeans

5. Mary Anderson

Windscreen Wiper Blade

6. Whitcomb L. Judson


7. Edwin Herbert Land

Polaroid Camera

8. Jethro Tull

Seed Drill

9. Marion Donovan

Waterproof Disposable Nappy

10. Alexander Bain

Electric Clock/ Fax Machine