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Who is known as inventor of World Wide Standard Time ?

A) Sandford Fleming B) Fredrich
C) Williamson D) James Broot

Answer:   A) Sandford Fleming



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Sir Sandford Fleming, (January 7, 1827 – July 22, 1915) was a Scottish Canadian engineer and inventor. Born and raised in Scotland, he emigrated to colonial Canada at the age of 18. He proposed worldwide standard time zones, designed Canada's first postage stamp.

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Who discovered benzene?

A) Hal Anger B) Michael Faraday
C) Bruce Ames D) Nicolas Appert
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: B) Michael Faraday

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Who invented logarithms?

A) Eden Snowden B) Larry Page
C) Thomas Edison D) John Napier
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: D) John Napier

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Who invented the vacuum pump?

A) Otto von Guericke B) Cai Lun
C) Melitta Bentz D) William Henry Fox Talbot
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: A) Otto von Guericke

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Who invented bluetooth?

A) Kirkpatrick Macmillan B) Benjamin Franklin
C) Dr. Jaap Haartsen D) Charles Babbage
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: C) Dr. Jaap Haartsen

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Who discovered the colour photography?

A) Robert Noyce B) Enrico Fermi
C) John Logie Baird D) James Clerk Maxwell
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: D) James Clerk Maxwell

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Who invented the electrocardiogram (ECG)?

A) Willem Einthoven B) Edward Jenner
C) Antonio de Ulloa and Charles Wood D) Karl Benz
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: A) Willem Einthoven

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Who discovered Sodium?

A) Humphry Davy B) William Henry Fox
C) J.J.Thomson D) Karl Benz
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: A) Humphry Davy

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Who invented the waterproof raincoat?

A) Robert Hooke B) Cai Lun
C) Charles Macintosh D) William Harvey
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: C) Charles Macintosh

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