Welsh inventions, inventors & innovations

Enter an answer into the box
Answers can be Welsh inventors, inventions, or innovations that took place in Wales.
Quiz by HelveticaBold
Rate:
Last updated: December 30, 2015
First submittedDecember 30, 2015
Times taken8
Report this quizReport
4:00
Enter answer here
0
 / 14 guessed
The quiz is paused. You have remaining.
Scoring
You scored / = %
This beats or equals % of test takers also scored 100%
The average score is
Your high score is
Your fastest time is
Keep scrolling down for answers and more stats ...
Hint
Answer
Penydarren Ironworks was the site of the world's first
Steam-locomotive
Alfred Russel Wallace helped conceive this theory
Natural Selection
This inventor from Saundersfoot patented an early form of flying machine
Bill Frost
Sir Pryce Pryce-Jones pioneered this business
Mail order
William Robert Grove invented this type of energy converter
Fuel cell
David Edward Hughes invented this the same time Edison was working on a similar project
Microphone
'Cardiovascular disease specialist' Thomas Lewis coined this term
Clinical Science
Aneurin Bevan's most famous accomplishment
National Health Service
This was sent over open water for the first time in South Wales
Wireless transmission
Considered a father of actuarial science
William Morgan
Wings for this aeroplane company are made in Broughton
Airbus
Evan Williams discovered this sub-atomic particle
Meson
Robert Recorde invented this mathematical sign
Equals sign
He also coined this mathematical notation for the eighth power of a number
Zenzizenzizenzic
No comments yet