Henry Ford: Biography, Facts, Assembly Line & Accomplishments


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What famed inventor did Ford work for before starting the Ford Motor Company?

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1. What event first won national attention for Ford's automobile designs that attracted financial investors?

2. What innovative production concept introduced at his Highland Park facility in 1913 enabled Ford to build cars so quickly?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

The following quiz and worksheet combo will test your knowledge of Henry Ford and his influence on American culture.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

During the assessments, you will be tested on:

  • Who Ford worked for prior to starting Ford Motor Company
  • Event that gained Ford the attention of financial investors
  • The assembly line
  • Interchangeable parts

Skills Practiced

  • Information recall - access the knowledge you've gained regarding Ford Motor Company
  • Knowledge application - use your knowledge to answer questions about the invention of the automobile
  • Defining key concepts - ensure that you can accurately define key terms, such as the Model T and Quadricycle

Additional Learning

To learn more about Henry Ford's business ventures, review the accompanying lesson on The Life & Work of Henry Ford. This lesson covers the following objectives:

  • Defines interchangeable parts
  • Details Ford's $5-a-day pay day policy
  • Explains Ford's willingness to hire African Americans
  • Covers his childhood near Dearborn, Michigan
  • Explores the invention of the automobile