Benjamin Franklin

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Benjamin Franklin

  1. 1. Benjamin Franklin Scrapbook
  2. 2. Biography <ul><li>He was born in 1706. </li></ul><ul><li>Ben signed the Declaration of Independence and the Constitution. </li></ul><ul><li>His schooling ended early but he never stopped learning. </li></ul><ul><li>He taught himself algebra, history, navigation, and the English language. </li></ul><ul><li>He married Deborah Reed Rogers in1730. </li></ul>
  3. 3. Biography <ul><li>Ben had a publishing business and a printing business. </li></ul><ul><li>Ben died in 1790. </li></ul>
  4. 4. Bifocals Ben invented the bifocals. They are glasses that have a ring that makes an object look closer.
  5. 5. Lightning Rod The lightning rod is a metal rod that keeps lightning from hitting a house.
  6. 6. Odometer <ul><li>The odometer is a meter that tells you how far you have traveled. </li></ul>
  7. 7. The Franklin Stove The Franklin stove is a stove that was designed to heat houses .
  8. 8. Swim Fins The swim fin was invented to help swimmers swim faster .
  9. 9. Glass Armonica The glass armonica is a musical instrument.
  10. 10. The End <ul><li>Thank You </li></ul>

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