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Who invented waterproof fabrics ?

A) James Dewar B) Charles Goodyear
C) Mary Moore D) Charles Macintosh

Answer:   D) Charles Macintosh



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Charles Macintosh (29 December 1766 – 25 July 1843) was a Scottish chemist and inventor of waterproof fabrics.He devoted all his spare time to science, particularly chemistry, and before he was twenty resigned his clerkship to take up the manufacture of chemicals. In this he was highly successful, inventing various new processes. His experiments with one of the by-products of tar, naphtha, led to his invention of waterproof fabrics.

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Who invented the Band-aid?

A) Earle Dickson B) Alan Gant
C) Louis Pasteur D) Frank Epperson
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: A) Earle Dickson

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Who invented the mobile phone?

A) Joseph Wilson B) Edwin Land
C) Martin Cooper D) John Lloyd Wright
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: C) Martin Cooper

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Who invented the bifocal glasses?

A) Thomas Alva Edison B) Benjamin franklin
C) Evangelista D) Isaac Newton
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: B) Benjamin franklin

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Physical Research Laboratory was founded by ____.

A) S.K. Mitra B) C.V. Raman
C) Homi Bhaba D) Vikram Sarabhai
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: D) Vikram Sarabhai

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The first gasoline-run car engine was developed by

 

A) Henry Ford B) Carl Benz
C) Hugh Chalmers D) Horace Elgin Dodge
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: B) Carl Benz

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X-Rays, which are now used on a day to day basis for diagnosis in medicine, was discovered by?

A) Wilhelm Rontgen B) Niels Bohr
C) Ernest Rutherford D) Max Bon
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: A) Wilhelm Rontgen

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Which dynasty had its capital at Chittorgarh?

A) Chauhan B) Sisodia
C) Hada D) Rathor
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: B) Sisodia

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Who discovered radioactivity?

A) Max Planck B) James Clerk Maxwell
C) Henri Becquerel D) Heinrich Hertz
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: C) Henri Becquerel

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