Clarence Birdseye: Biography, Facts & Invention


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What was Clarence Birdseye's job while working for the U.S. Biological Survey? This job led him to observe the ways of the Eskimos and how they froze food.

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1. What was the name of Clarence Birdseye's food freezing invention?

2. How were the frozen foods of Clarence Birdseye's machine packed?

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Who was Clarence Birdseye? You can find out and review his inventions by using the available quiz/worksheet combo.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

Take the quiz to assess your comprehension of:

  • How the frozen foods of Clarence Birdseye's machine were packed
  • The name of Birdseye's food freezing invention
  • Process Birdseye created to preserve food
  • Average sales of frozen food during the 1950's

Skills Practiced

  • Information recall - access the knowledge you have gained about Birdseye's job while working for the U.S. Biological Survey
  • Reading comprehension - ensure that you draw the most important information from the lesson on Clarence Birdseye
  • Knowledge application - use your knowledge to answer questions about Birdseye's contributions to the food industry

Additional Learning

Clarence Birdseye: Biography, Facts & Invention is a lesson you can use any time to complete the following objectives:

  • Determine where Birdseye received his education
  • Identify the party that purchased Birdseye's company in 1929
  • Review Birdseye's lasting impact on the food industry