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2-3-1 benjamin franklin

  1. 1. Benjamin Franklin组员:张惠云 刘雪松 徐佳 徐敏霞 苏娜Sources from:wikipedia/baidu and the textbook
  2. 2. OUTLINE I. Introduction brief introduction II.body:1/success as an author 2/thirteen virtus 3/inventions and scentific inquires III.conclusion death and legacy
  3. 3. INTRODUCTION: Benjamin Franklin (January 17, 1706 [O.S. January 6, 1705 – April 17, 1790) was one of the Founding Fathers of the United States. A noted polymath, Franklin was a leading author, printer, political theorist, politician, postmaster, scientist, musician, inventor, satirist, civic activist, statesman, and diplomat.
  4. 4. SUCCESS AS AN AUTHOR: In 1733, Poor Richards Almanack much of his popular reputation is based In 1758, printed Father Abrahams Sermon also known as The Way to Wealth Begin in 1771, autobiography Franklin wrote the first five chapters of his autobiography in England in 1771, resumed again thirteen years later (1784-85) in Paris and later in 1788 when he returned to the United States. Franklin ends the account of his life in 1757 when he was 51 years old.
  5. 5. THIRTEEN VIRTUES Temperance Silence Order Resolution Frugality Industry Sincerity Justice Moderation Cleanliness Tranquility Chastity Humility
  6. 6. INVENTIONS AND SCIENTIFIC INQUIRIES Glass Armonica 玻璃口琴 "Of all my inventions, the glass armonica has given me the greatest personal satisfaction."
  7. 7.  Franklin Stove 富兰克林炉 Benjamin Franklin developed a new style of stove with a hoodlike enclosure in the front and an airbox in the rear.
  8. 8.  Lightening Rod 避雷针 Benjamin Franklin Experiments With Kite
  9. 9.  Bifocals 双焦眼镜
  10. 10.  Map of Gulf Stream 墨西哥湾暖流地图
  11. 11. DEATH AND LEGACY  Franklin died on April 17, 1790, at age 84. Approximately 20,000 people attended his funeral. He was interred in Christ Church Burial Ground in Philadelphia.

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