The first plastic invented was what?
Celluloid Click to see the answer
Which scientific instrument did Robert Bunsen invent?
Venetian blinds were invented where?
George Eastman invented what type of camera?
Who is the invention of the light bulb credited to?
Who were Kenwood food mixers invented by?
Who invented the wireless in 1901?
Guglielmo Marconi Click to see the answer
In which country were Phonecards invented?
Which innovation was added to bicycles in 1839?
Alexander Graham Bell invented which of these?
Which of these inventions came first?
John Logie Baird's first successful invention was what?
Socks to prevent sweaty feet
Invented in Japan, what is a Wadokei?
In 1589 John Harington invented what?
Hans Jansen invented which of these instruments?
Which of these appliances was invented in 1679?
Pressure Cooker Click to see the answer
The Pentel company invented what type of pen?
Scissors were invented by who?
Leonardo da Vinci
The ZX80, ZX81 and Spectrum were invented by who?
Cellulose nitrate' was the first example of what?
Andre and Edouard Michelin developed what?
Thomas Edison's first practical invention was what?
Nachos were invented in which restaurant chain?
Walter Hunt invented which of these?
The Montgolfier brothers invented what?
Hot air balloon
The chemist Alfred Bird invented which of these foods?
Which of these was invented by Percy Shaw?
Adolf Gaston Eugen Fick invented what in the 1880s?
Contact lenses Click to see the answer
Samuel Colt invented which of these?
Who invented Kenwood food mixers?
Who was the food processor invented by?
Humphry Davy invented what in the early 19th century?
Who invented vulcanised rubber?
Johannes Gutenberg famously invented the what?
Edwin H. Land invented what snappy device in 1947?
Isaac Singer's invention can be used for what?
The first diesel locomotive was built when?
Which of these was invented first?
Which game was invented by Alfred Mosher Butts in 1941?
Fireworks were invented in which country?
Aerosol sprays were invented in which century?
Charles Babbage famously invented what?
In which year did Charles Babbage invent the first mechanical computer?
1822 Click to see the answer
Which kitchen invention was originally called the Magnetron?
Joseph Swan and Thomas Edison both worked on which invention on each sode of the Atlantic?
Which board game was invented by a Quaker to demonstrate the evils of capitalism?
What was the first name of Colt, who patented the revolver?
What was the surname of television inventor John Logie?
Which Renaissance artist and inventor sketched out a prototype helicopter?
Compasses were first used for navigation in which century?
The first SMS text was sent in which year?
Ride sharing company Uber was founded in which year?
What type of animal was Dolly, first mammal to be cloned?
The first ballpoint pen was invented in which century?
What invention replaced vacuum tubes in electronics?
Diesel trains started to be introduced in the UK in which decade?
The 2009 release Cave Game eventually turned into which hit videogame?
Which ancient civilisation invented nails to use in construction?
Who was the first British monarch to travel by train?
The Davy Lamp revolutionised safety in which industry?
What was the name of the metal soap pad invented in 1913?
Brillo Click to see the answer
What was the name of the wireless in-ear headphones launched by Apple in 2019?
Which ancient inventor shouted 'Eureka!' when he made an important discovery?
What was the name of the aerodynamic plastic disc, invented in 1957?
Surfing was invented in which group of islands?
Isaac Newton invented which type of mathematics?
Which famous English scientist invented the reflecting telescope?
Which engineer invented the wireless telegraph?
The process for carbonating water was invented in which century?
A daguerreotype is an early type of what?
In which decade was the Geiger Counter for radiation invented?
What was the first name of Tull, inventor of the seed drill?
Which car company's founder pioneered assembly lines in factories?
Which company invented the Airwrap hair styler?
Kidney dialysis was invented in which decade?
What was the name of the first mass-produced hybrid car?
Henry Bessemer experimented with iron in 1850 and invented which metal?
What happened at Kitty Hawk, North Carolina in 1903?
Which American invented the phonograph, electric light bulb and microphone?
Porcelain was first made in which country?
Which country worked with the UK on developing the Concorde aeroplane?
What is the alternative name for a whirlpool bath, after the person who invented it?
Jacuzzi Click to see the answer
The Heimlich manouevre was invented to deal with which first aid emergency?
A lodestone was an early form of which device?
The first postage stamp introduced in the 1940s was called the Penny what?
Which year saw the introduction of e-cigarettes?
Dialysis was invented as a way of treating which organ in the 1940s?
The invention of the Spinning Jenny revolutionised the processing of which crop?
Jeff Bezos founded Amazon in which US city?
X-Rays were discovered by a scientist in which country?
In which decade was the first Macintosh computer launched?
In which decade were drones invented?
Which company first released the Photoshop software in 1990?
The world's first cinema screenings took place in which European city?
Seatbelts were originally invented for which type of transport?
Credit cards were first issued in the UK in which year?
What item if clothing was invented by William Bowler?
The 1802 'Puffing Devil' was an early example of what?
The first device containing semi-conductors was made in which year?
Netflix was founded in which year?
What was the name of the steam engine invented by George Stephenson?
Christiaan Huygens who invented pendulums to regulate clocks, was from which country?
When was the first submarine built?
Laszlo Biro invented which writing implement?
Roy Plunkett invented which non stick cooking surface?
Alexander Fleming invented which globally used antibiotic?
Penicillin Click to see the answer
Alexander Graham Bell is credited which inventing what?
Frank Zamboni invented which machine?
James Naismith invented which piece of sporting equipment?
What color is standard cellophane?
Which brothers invented the fixed wing plane?
Adolphe Sax invented which musical instrument?
Henry Coover invented which fixative?
Which company invented the first one user computer?
Rene Laennec invented which piece of medical equipment?
The baffling puzzle consisting of different color blocks was invented by who?
Samuel F. B. Morse invented which communication method using dots and dashes?
Which soda was invented by Charles Leiper Grigg?
The centigrade temperature scale was invented by who?
The phonograph is another invention credited to who?
What nationality is Erno Rubik, inventor of the famous cube?
Karl Nessler invented which machine that curled women's hair?
Which best selling perfume was invented by Ernest Beaux?
Chanel No. 5
Adolph Rickenbacker invented which musical instrument?
Ira Remsen invented which synthetic substitute for sugar?
Julius Richard Petri invented which kind of receptacle for a science lab?
Samuel Colt invented which kind of gun?
The bouncing bomb that destroyed German dams in WWII was invented by who?
William Oughtred invented which device widely used in construction?
Ernest Swinton invented which armored vehicle?
Pictures came into the home when who invented the TV?
John Logie Baird
Henry Perky invited which global breakfast cereal?
The telegraph was invented by who?
Samuel F. B. Morse
Albert Hofmann invented which hallucinogen?
The surname of the inventor of the pin tumbler lock was what?
William Edward Addis invented which aid to dental health?
Gilmore Schjeldahl invented which item for poor travellers?
Who invented the photographic film?
When was plywood invented?
You will find the name Elisha Otis on which building fixtures?
John Pemberton invented which global soda?
George William Manby invented which potential lifesaver?
Which sport was invented by James Naismith?
James Leonard Plimpton invented which wheeled footwear?
Which diving apparel was invented by Hugh Bradner?
Alfred Nobel invented which explosive?
Ruth Handler invented which iconic toy?
The powered airship was invented by who?
Henri Giffard Click to see the answer
In 1960, which of these hair innovations appeared for the first time?
Samuel Morse, who invented Morse code, was of what nationality?
Robert Watson-Watt earned a knighthood for which wartime invention?
In the name of Mexican inventor Luis E. Miramotes, what does the 'E' Stand for?
The transistor was invented in which year?
Which airborne device was Otto Skelk an early pioneer of?
The hang glider Click to see the answer
Flymo developed a machine based on a hovercraft used to cut what?
The electric razor was invented in the United States in 1928 by who?
The first motorcycle was built in what year?
What was the nickname of Mexican restaraunter Ignacio Anaya, based on the dish he invented?
Which bit of computer equipment was invented by Douglas Engelbart?
While in Newgate Prison, which hygiene aid did William Addis invent?
What is the 'Cow in the Can' patented by John Meyenberg in 1884?
Manufactured in the 1900s by Charles Fey the liberty bell is a what?
David Brewster invented which swiftly changing pattern maker in 1816?
Kaleidoscope Click to see the answer
Marine engineer Robert Fulton invented and successfully trialed which type of transport in 1803?
Angelo Mendez invented which drink?
The zipper was invented by who?
Whitcomb L. Judson
George G. Blaisdell invented which of these?
In 1921 John Augustus Larson invented which type of detector?
Which of these was invented after 1948?
Thomas Edison recited which nursery rhyme on the very first gramophone?
Mary Had a Little Lamb
The first electrical generator was invented in which century?
Analytical geometry was invented by which philosopher and mathematician?
Who, known for a key role in the Mexican Revolution, invented Mexico's first semi automatic rifle?
Which inventor's last name literally means 'coloring flower' in Russian?
In 1970, what did Robert Moog invent?
Musical synthesizer Click to see the answer
In what year was the yo-yo invented?
The Meccano construction system was created by which engineer and inventor?
In which field was Henry Fox Talbot a 19th century pioneer?
Which motorists' annoyance was invented by Carl Magee in the United States in 1935?
The invention of the cat flap is accredited to which great scientist?
The first MP3 player was invented by who?
Charles Strite of Minnesota patented what breakfast device in 1919?
Paper was invented in which country?
Which was the first tech company to invent an e-reader device?
The first modern shower was invented for bathrooms in which century?
What was the name of the first widely-used web browser, launched in 1993?
What was the surname of the inventor of the hovercraft?
Which company developed the first instant coffee?
The first professional police force was set up in which Scottish city in 1800?
What was the first name of Braille, who came up with the system of writing in raised dots?
Louis Click to see the answer
Marie and Pierre Curie discovered radium and which other element?
What artificial fibre was invented by British scientists John Whinfield and James Dickson in the 1940s?
Adolph Sax invented which instrument?
The first steam-powered motorbike was invented in which decade?
Frank Whittle invented which type of engine?
Bar codes were invented in which decade?
Zips were invented by a travelling salesman from which country?
Dynamite was invented in which century?
What was the first name of Jenner, inventor of the smallpox vaccine?
The first dishwasher machine was invented in which year?
What was the first cryptocurrency, invented n 2008?
The central heating radiator was invented in which century?
Humphrey Davy's safety lamp was invented to detect which gas in coal mines?
Which tech company invented the hard disk drive?
Canning food was developed in response to a competition run by which European leader?
Igor Sikorsky invented which type of transport?
What was the name of the calendar introduced in 1582?
The first DVD player was launched by Toshiba in which year?
1996 Click to see the answer
Barbed wire was invented in which country?
Which country first used a compass to navigate in the 11th century?
What did Isaac Pitman invent?
In which year did the Wright Brothers make the first powered flight?
What was invented 40 years after the invention of canned food?
The Aga Cooker was invented in which country?
In which decade was the telephone invented?
Thomas Newcomen was a pioneering figure in developing which type of engine?
Which French scientist founded the science of microbiology?
Which of these innovations for cans was introduced in 1962?
Nlcolae Paulescu invented artificial what to aid diabetics?
Norm Larsen invented which product that put an end to squeaky hinges?
Which car essential was invented by Edouard Michelin?
Arthur E Kennelly and Harold P Brown invented which widely used method of execution?
Gunpei Yokoi invented which hand held gaming device?
Whitcomb Judson invented which fastener?
Which drink was invented by Joseph Priestley?
Hans Lippershey invented which piece of equipment used by astronomers?
Which mode of transport was invented by the Montgolfier brothers?
Hot Air Balloon
Christopher Cockerell invented which water based transport method?
Which of these was invented by John Joseph Merlin in 1760?
Roller skate Click to see the answer
John Harvey Kellogg is a name synonymous with what?
What can you use to take cash out of a bank?
What did New Yorker Walter Hunt patent in the 1840s?
William Painter invented which device found in every kitchen drawer and bar?
Which inflatable life saver was invented by Assen Jordanoff?
Which area of math was invented by John Napier?
Which Swede invented the padlock?
What nationality was Jacob Perkins, who printed Britain's first postage stamps?
Antoine Louis is the guy responsible for which execution device?
The man credited with inventing photography was what nationality?
Tomislav Uzelac invented the world's first what?
American Sidney Rosenthal invented which writing implement?
What kind of bookkeeping was invented by Luca Pacioli?
Which of these was invented and patented by Johan Edvard Lundstrom?
In which decade did Laszlo Biro invent the ballpoint pen?
What was the occupation of cotton candy machine inventor William Morrison?
What nationality was the inventor who patented the fountain pen in the 19th century?
Ivan Vucetic invented which kind of personal identification?
Which scourge of motorists was invented by Frank Marugg?
Paul C. Fisher invented what?
The Space Pen
Georges de Mestral invented which hoop and loop fastening system?
Hyman George Rickover invented which underwater device?
Forrest Parry invented which item found on a credit card?
When was the first Kodak camera invented?
Joseph Shivers invented which elasticated fabric?
In which decade of the 20th century was the aerosol invented?
Which of these do you particularly associate with James Dyson?
Jules Montenier invented which product to make us all smell fresher?
Which temperature gauge was invented by Evangelista Torricelli?
Friedrich Serturner discovered that which painkiller could be extracted from the opium poppy?
Which Australian inventor is responsible for the refrigerator?
Which invention can be activated by clicking the heels together 3 times?
Who invented a way of producing aluminum?
Douglas Engelbart invented which piece of computer hardware?
The Synthetic Diamond was invented by who?
Who invented the vacuum flask?
In which century were aerosol sprays invented?
Cai Lun from China is credited with inventing which global necessity?
Which of these inventions was patented by George Eastman?
What was the profession of John Boyd Dunlop, inventor of the pneumatic tire?
The thermos flask was originally called what - named after its inventor?
Hippolyte Mege-Mouries invented which alternative to butter?
Which tool did Charles Moncke invent?
Which musical instrument was first crafted by Bartolommeo Cristofori
Which invention by Charles Seeburger was shown at the Paris Exhibition in 1900?
Lazslo Biro invented the ballpoint pen in what year?
1938 Click to see the answer
Which Latin American nation claims to have invented football?
Stephen Poplawski is credited with inventing which household cookery aid?
The world's first electric drill was first patented by which inventor?
Arthur James Arnot
Hanway was the original name for which rainy-day invention?
In what year was the pressure cooker invented?
Samuel Clegg invented the gas meter in which year?
1815 Click to see the answer
The vacuum cleaner was invented in which year?
The first alarm clock was produced in which century?
Invented in Japan, what type of weapon is a Katana?
Antiparasitic drugs were developed by Maria Gonzelez, an inventor from which country?
Alessandro Volta build the first battery in what year?
In what year was the first 'practical' Japanese typewriter invented?
What do you call the wheeled transport and utility vehicle which name could be translated as Wild Bull?
Pedro Paulet is sometimes refeered to as the father of what?
Which inventor famously said 'Mad people have opened the way for the wise'?
Luiz Zambrano Click to see the answer
Roberto de Moura was a key pioneer of which device?
The mixture of tar and small stones known as tarmac was invented by who?
John Loudon McAdam
Ron River who invented the ceramic water filter hailed from which country?
The Cyclone and the Race were two early models of which nowadays common object?
The Chivito dish was invented in which nation?
Francis Galton is associated with which identification system?
The first steam engine was designed for what?
The microwave oven was invented in which decade?
Which way of travelling was invented by John Joseph Merlin in the 1760s?
What was invented by Laszlo Biro in 1938?
Alessandro Volta, who invented the battery, was from which country?
Invented in 1934, where would you expect to find cats' eyes?
Road Click to see the answer
Which code was invented using a combination of dots and dashes?
What was the first name of Scottish inventor and steam engine pioneer Mr Watt?
Engineer Christopher Cockerell began testing the hovercraft in which year?
What form of transport was invented by Kirkpatrick Macmillan?
What was the name of the super-strong plastic invented by DuPont in 1965?
The earliest form of the internet was set up in which famous US building?
Which company released the early video game called Pong?
Which company released the first commercially available mobile phone in 1983?
In which year was the Space Invaders arcade game released?
Which medical advance did Joseph Lister pioneer?
Which form of entertainment was invented by the Lumiere brothers?
The first email was sent in which decade?
The use of GPS for non-military purposes was first allowed in which year?
The Archimedes' Screw is an invention to raise what?
What was the first name of Mr Fleming, who discovered penicillin?
Alexander Click to see the answer
Daniel Gabriel Fahrenheit invented which piece of medical equipment in 1714?
Which country first introduced banknotes made from polymer, not paper?
General anaesthetic was first used in which country in 1804?
The navigation compass was invented in which country around 1050 BC?
Concorde's first flight was from London to which Middle Eastern destination?
In which decade were both the zip and the escalator patented?
Hungarian Edward Teller invented which weapon?
Which standard piece of hospital equipment was invented by Wilhelm Conrad Rontgen?
Ed Seymour invented which item that easily changes the color of an automobile?
A device invented by Stephen Hales measured what for the first time in 1733?
In which country was flat-pack furniture invented in the 1950s?
Stephanie Kwolek invented which super tough material?
Wind turbines were invented in 1888 by who?
Charles F. Brush
Which of these was launched in 1979?
What is the most popular brand of zipper in the world?
Why was Bakelite so named?
After Leo Baekeland
Ed Lowe was responsible for inventing which bestselling pet product?
In which country were spectacles invented in the 13th century?
Which newspaper staple was first invented by Arthur Wynne?
What does the 'B' stand for in a DAB radio?
Andreas Stihl invented which power tool?
Electric Chain Saw
Which D is a small writing desk?
Bela Schick invented the test for which disease?
Which of these is an entrance in which the top and bottom halves open separately?
Which of these toys was patented in the 1940s?
Adolf Gaston Eugen Fick invented which visual aid?
Which of these inventions was patented first?