History of Inventions: Lesson for Kids


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An invention is _____.

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1. How does the handle on a hammer help the user?

2. Which of the following groups of inventions were created in the Middle Ages?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

There have been a lot of important inventions throughout history. See what you know about these inventions by using the quiz and worksheet.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

Use these tools to see what you know about:

  • The person who is responsible for inventing the lightning rod
  • Groups of inventions made in the Middle Ages
  • When the Wright Brothers invented the plane
  • What an invention is
  • How the handle is useful on a hammer

Skills Practiced

  • Reading comprehension - pick out the most important information from the lesson on the history of inventions
  • Knowledge application - use your knowledge to answer questions about different inventions from the Middle Ages
  • Interpreting information - read and understand information about the benefits of a hammer's handle

Additional Learning

Explore more using the lesson named, History of Inventions: Lesson for Kids. Use this lesson to:

  • Review prehistoric inventions
  • Look at important inventions today
  • See who made important inventions during the 18th and 19th centuries