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Inventors Fill in the Blanks Worksheet

Number Word With Blank(s) Definition
1 B e __ __ scientist and inventor credited with inventing the telephone
2 C u __ __ e Polish woman physicist and chemist who discovered radium and polonium
3 C __ __ r __ e r American engineer and inventor most known for inventing air conditioning
4 D r __ __ African American physician who developed blood banks
5 __ __ __ s o n American inventor and scientist most known for the development of the phonograph and light bulb
6 F __ __ n __ __ i n well-known scientist and politician remembered for his discoveries in electricity
7 __ u l t __ __ an American engineer and inventor who developed the first steamboat and designed the first submarine
8 F __ __ __ i n g Scottish pharmacologist and biologist that discovered penicillin
9 G __ __ __ n __ e r g German goldsmith and printer and the inventor of the printing press
10 __ r a __ __ e __ n a toy inventor that is most famous for the Etch-a-Sketch
11 M __ r s __ American painter and inventor that created the Morse code system
12 __ __ o l __ s American publisher and politician who invented the first typewriter and qwerty keyboard
13 S __ r __ u s __ German-Jewish immigrant who founded the first blue jean manufacturer
14 W __ i __ __ e y American inventor most known for the invention of the cotton gin
15 W __ __ t a mechanical engineer and inventor who is most famous for the development of the steam engine and for whom the system of measuring the rate of energy conversion was named

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