Lightning Rod Quiz
Hint: Print out the quiz and use it with the lighting rod story
Ben was very curious about ____________________.
He began writing to other ___________________ about electricity.
He liked to perform electrical _____________ at parties.
Ben believed that _______________ and __________________ were the same thing.
Ben thought a tower with a _____________ would help him discover if electricity and lighting were the same.
Ben had ________ reasons to believe electricity and lightning were the same thing.
In 1752 in Europe, __________scientist tried his experiment and proved he was right.
Ben was busy in ______________ trying to prove his idea.
Ben and William went to a field to fly a ___________.
__________ ran through the meadow with the kite.
At first ____________ happened.
He noticed that small pieces of string were standing on end like the hair on a scared __________.
Ben received a shock from the _________ in his hand.
The rain came down and the string became ___________.
This was a great moment in the history of ________________.
Ben invented the ____________ rod.
He wrote about it in ________________________.
Ben was given an honorary ___________by Harvard, Yale and William and Mary Colleges.
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