BENJAMIN FRANKLIN (1706 – 1790)
BENJAMIN         FRANKLIN    1706-1790AUTHOR   INVENTOR   SCIENTIST                      POLITICIAN
PARENTSJOSIAH FRANKLIN   ABIAH FOLGER   1657-1745         1667-1752
Birthplace of Benjamin Franklin:The House on Milk Street.
WIFEDEBORAH READ (1705 -1774)2 CHILDREN:SARAH ANDFRANCIS
He wrote secretly, using the name“Silence Dogood”, slipped his storiesunder the door of his brothers printshop.
BENJAMIN AS AUTHOR AND      EDUCATOR
The Pennsylvania Gazette  HIS OWN NEWSPAPER 1729
POOR RICHARD’S                        ALMANACKHis first publishedwas Poor Richard’sAlmanack in 1732,under pseudonymRichard...
BENJAMIN FRANKLIN AS AMBASSADOR  Franklin went to France in 1776 to gain  French aid against Great Britain.
BENJAMIN AS POLITICIAN• He was elected to  the Pennsylvania  Assembly in 1751.• He helped draft  and signed the  Declarati...
DECLARATION OF INDEPENDENCE
BENJAMIN FRANKLIN ASINVENTOR AND SCIENTIST
INVENTIONS•   BIFOCALS•   CATHETER•   FRANKLIN STOVE•   GLASS ARMONICA•   LIGHTNING ROD•   ODOMETER
INVENTIONSGLASS ARMONICA   FRANKLIN STOVE
INVENTIONSBIFOCALS     ODOMETER
INVENTIONS                        LIGHTNING RODDAYLIGHT SAVINGS TIME
DISCOVERIES            ELECTRICITYHe was a pioneer in the study ofelectricity and world-renowned for hiscontributions.
FROM POOR RICHARD’S ALMANACK"Fish & Visitors stink in 3 days.""The rotten Apple spoils his Companion.""He that speaks much...
AUTOBIOGRAPHY: 13 VIRTUES         TEMPERANCE   SILENCE         SINCERITY     TRANQUILITY   HUMILITY
ACTUAL INFORMATION$100 BILL            Benjamin, Franklin, Monument                  Washington, CC
Benjamin Franklin StatueUniversity ofPennsylvaniaBen: Reading abook.
Benjamin Franklin’s graveTomb of BenjaminFranklin & his wifeDeborah Franklin,Christ     ChurchBurial    Ground,Philadelphia
REFERENTIAL QUOTES"Energy and persistence conquer         all things..""Admiration is the daughter of         ignorance”. ...
BIBLIOGRAPHYQuick Biography of Benjamin Franklin.www.ushistory.org/franklin/info/index.htmBenjamin Franklin Biography - Fa...
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Benjamin franklin (1706 – 1790)

  1. 1. BENJAMIN FRANKLIN (1706 – 1790)
  2. 2. BENJAMIN FRANKLIN 1706-1790AUTHOR INVENTOR SCIENTIST POLITICIAN
  3. 3. PARENTSJOSIAH FRANKLIN ABIAH FOLGER 1657-1745 1667-1752
  4. 4. Birthplace of Benjamin Franklin:The House on Milk Street.
  5. 5. WIFEDEBORAH READ (1705 -1774)2 CHILDREN:SARAH ANDFRANCIS
  6. 6. He wrote secretly, using the name“Silence Dogood”, slipped his storiesunder the door of his brothers printshop.
  7. 7. BENJAMIN AS AUTHOR AND EDUCATOR
  8. 8. The Pennsylvania Gazette HIS OWN NEWSPAPER 1729
  9. 9. POOR RICHARD’S ALMANACKHis first publishedwas Poor Richard’sAlmanack in 1732,under pseudonymRichard Saunders.A guide to bothweather forecastsand wise maxims.
  10. 10. BENJAMIN FRANKLIN AS AMBASSADOR Franklin went to France in 1776 to gain French aid against Great Britain.
  11. 11. BENJAMIN AS POLITICIAN• He was elected to the Pennsylvania Assembly in 1751.• He helped draft and signed the Declaration of Independence.
  12. 12. DECLARATION OF INDEPENDENCE
  13. 13. BENJAMIN FRANKLIN ASINVENTOR AND SCIENTIST
  14. 14. INVENTIONS• BIFOCALS• CATHETER• FRANKLIN STOVE• GLASS ARMONICA• LIGHTNING ROD• ODOMETER
  15. 15. INVENTIONSGLASS ARMONICA FRANKLIN STOVE
  16. 16. INVENTIONSBIFOCALS ODOMETER
  17. 17. INVENTIONS LIGHTNING RODDAYLIGHT SAVINGS TIME
  18. 18. DISCOVERIES ELECTRICITYHe was a pioneer in the study ofelectricity and world-renowned for hiscontributions.
  19. 19. FROM POOR RICHARD’S ALMANACK"Fish & Visitors stink in 3 days.""The rotten Apple spoils his Companion.""He that speaks much, is much mistaken.""Creditors have better memories thandebtors.""He that scatters Thorns, let him not gobarefoot.""God heals, and the Doctor takes the Fees.""Well done is better than well said.""There are three faithful friends, an oldwife, an old dog, and ready money."
  20. 20. AUTOBIOGRAPHY: 13 VIRTUES TEMPERANCE SILENCE SINCERITY TRANQUILITY HUMILITY
  21. 21. ACTUAL INFORMATION$100 BILL Benjamin, Franklin, Monument Washington, CC
  22. 22. Benjamin Franklin StatueUniversity ofPennsylvaniaBen: Reading abook.
  23. 23. Benjamin Franklin’s graveTomb of BenjaminFranklin & his wifeDeborah Franklin,Christ ChurchBurial Ground,Philadelphia
  24. 24. REFERENTIAL QUOTES"Energy and persistence conquer all things..""Admiration is the daughter of ignorance”. “A penny saved is a penny earned”
  25. 25. BIBLIOGRAPHYQuick Biography of Benjamin Franklin.www.ushistory.org/franklin/info/index.htmBenjamin Franklin Biography - Facts, Birthday, Life Story –Biography www.biography.com/.../benjamin-franklin-9301234http://www.poetry-archive.com/f/franklin_benjamin.html
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