Morse Code Lesson for Kids: History, Alphabet & Facts


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In Morse code, what was another name for the short sounds?

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1. In Morse code, what was another name for the long sounds?

2. Who invented Morse code?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

What are the sounds used in Morse code? What is a well-known code? You should be familiar with this type of information when using this quiz and worksheet.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

Question topics in this quiz/worksheet assessment include:

  • The names of long and short sounds used in Morse code
  • Who invented this code
  • The first Morse code message sent
  • What SOS stands for

Skills Practiced

  • Reading comprehension - make sure you understand the most important information from the lesson, such as the person who invented Morse code
  • Information recall - remember the words used to describe the long and short sounds used in Morse Code
  • Knowledge application - use what you know to answer questions about SOS and the first Morse code message ever sent

Additional Learning

Read the lesson called Morse Code Lesson for Kids: History, Alphabet & Facts to get more details about this communication system. This lesson contains:

  • A chart showing how each letter of the alphabet is represented in Morse code
  • Information about when and why Morse code was created
  • A list of who still uses Morse code today