Blaise Pascal: Contributions, Inventions & Facts


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Blaise Pascal laid the foundation for what?

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1. Which of the following is one of Blaise Pascal's contributions to math?

2. Which of the following is an invention by Blaise that you see commonly used today?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

You'll need to know about Blaise Pascal's life and his many achievements in order to pass this short quiz. Your quiz will be automatically scored as soon as you finish.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

Find out how well you can answer questions on the following:

  • What Blaise Pascal pioneered
  • Pascal's contributions to mathematics
  • The invention by Pascal that is in common use today
  • The year in which Pascal was born
  • The area Pascal's father prevented him from studying

Skills Practiced

  • Reading comprehension - ensure that you draw the most important information from the related lesson on Pascal's contributions to mathematics
  • Interpreting information - verify that you can read information regarding Pascal's early education and interpret it correctly
  • Knowledge application - use your knowledge to answer questions about inventions and discoveries by Pascal

Additional Learning

Be sure to review the corresponding lesson titled Blaise Pascal: Contributions, Inventions & Facts for further details about this famous figure. This lesson covers the following topics:

  • Pascal's contributions to math
  • Pascal's contributions to physics
  • Events in Pascal's life
  • His inventions
  • Interesting facts about Pascal