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Test Your Knowledge of Office Inventions With This Challenging Trivia Quiz

written by: Ginny Edwards•edited by: Michele McDonough•updated: 10/16/2011

All great inventions begin with a great idea. As you look around your office, do you know where all those gadgets came from and who invented them? Take this fun trivia quiz to show off your knowledge about the great inventors and their inventions that paved the way for the modern office.

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    Office Icons We often take for granted the modern workplace conveniences we have at our fingertips. Here is a trivia quiz that tests your knowledge on the everyday items you find in the office while increasing your appreciation of the pioneers in science and technology who made it all possible.

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    Inventors & Inventions That Changed the Office


  • Bunch, B. H., & Hellemans, A. (2004). The History of Science andT echnology: A Browser's Guide to the Great Discoveries, Inventions, and the People Who Made Them, from the Dawn of Time to Today. Boston: Houghton Mifflin.
  • Image Credit: digitalart/ under terms of use.
  • Bridgman, R. (2002). 1000 Inventions & Discoveries. New York: Dorling Kindersley.
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