Nikola Tesla: Inventions, Patents & Accomplishments


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Along with George Westinghouse, Nikola Tesla contributed to the establishment of what?

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1. Tesla accused what competing inventor of stealing his patented inventions?

2. What scientific principle discovered my Nikola Tesla supports a practical science of AC power production and distribution?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

This quiz and worksheet combo will bring to light how much you know about the work of Nikola Tesla. Answer questions on topics like a project Tesla and another inventor contributed to and an accusation Tesla made about another inventor.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

The following key points will be addressed:

  • Tesla's discovery of a certain scientific principle regarding power distribution
  • His contributions to a specific type of electrical power
  • One of the few good relationships Tesla had with the electrical engineering community

Skills Practiced

  • Reading comprehension - ensure that you draw the most important information from the related lesson on the work of Nikola Tesla
  • Knowledge application - use your knowledge to answer questions about Tesla's contributions to electrical power and a scientific principle about the distribution of power
  • Information recall - access the knowledge you've gained regarding one of the only good relationships he had within the community of electrical engineers

Additional Learning

For more, feel free to review the lesson called Nikola Tesla: Inventions, Patents & Accomplishments. The topics listed below will be highlighted:

  • Background of Nikola Tesla
  • Issues with electricity in the 1890s
  • Tesla's filing of 112 patents in the U.S. between 1886-1928