What Do You Know About Willis Carrier?

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What Do You Know About Willis Carrier? - Quiz

This engineer was responsible for the most important invention in history. What do you know about him, his achievements and major feats? Take this quiz.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 

    Willis Carrier invented the modern

    • A.

      Turbine

    • B.

      Gas

    • C.

      Stove

    • D.

      Air conditioning

    Correct Answer
    D. Air conditioning
    Explanation
    Willis Carrier is credited with inventing the modern air conditioning system. This invention revolutionized the way we cool and dehumidify indoor spaces, making it more comfortable and improving productivity in various industries. Carrier's invention involved the use of a compressor, condenser, evaporator, and refrigerant to regulate temperature and humidity. This innovation has had a significant impact on our daily lives, allowing us to control the climate in our homes, offices, and other buildings.

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  • 2. 

    Willis is a man who was born in

    • A.

      New York

    • B.

      Los Angeles

    • C.

      London

    • D.

      Havillah

    Correct Answer
    A. New York
    Explanation
    Willis is a man who was born in New York.

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  • 3. 

    What year was the first electrical unit of his invention?

    • A.

      1900

    • B.

      1902

    • C.

      1901

    • D.

      1922

    Correct Answer
    B. 1902
    Explanation
    The correct answer is 1902. This means that the first electrical unit of his invention was created in the year 1902.

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  • 4. 

    Willis Carrier died in which year year

    • A.

      1965

    • B.

      1987

    • C.

      1950

    • D.

      1990

    Correct Answer
    C. 1950
  • 5. 

    In what year was he (Willis) born?

    • A.

      1890

    • B.

      1892

    • C.

      1876

    • D.

      1888

    Correct Answer
    C. 1876
    Explanation
    Based on the given options, the correct answer is 1876. This means that Willis was born in the year 1876.

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  • 6. 

    What was the name of his wife?

    • A.

      Laura

    • B.

      Lindsay

    • C.

      Jennie

    • D.

      Coco

    Correct Answer
    C. Jennie
    Explanation
    The question is asking for the name of "his" wife, without specifying who "he" refers to. Without any context, it is impossible to determine who "he" is and therefore, it is not possible to determine the correct answer.

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  • 7. 

    What year did he marry his wife?

    • A.

      1920

    • B.

      1914

    • C.

      1912

    • D.

      1901

    Correct Answer
    B. 1914
    Explanation
    The correct answer is 1914 because it is the only option that matches the question, which asks for the year he married his wife.

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  • 8. 

    What's the name of his son?

    • A.

      Carl

    • B.

      Earl

    • C.

      Nikon

    • D.

      Rick

    Correct Answer
    B. Earl
    Explanation
    The name of his son is Earl.

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  • 9. 

    What do you know about Willis' nationality

    • A.

      American

    • B.

      Italian

    • C.

      German

    • D.

      British

    Correct Answer
    A. American
    Explanation
    The given correct answer is "American" because Willis' nationality refers to the country he belongs to. Since the options provided include different nationalities, the correct answer is American, indicating that Willis is from the United States.

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  • 10. 

    Do you know another son of his?

    • A.

      Bob

    • B.

      Taylor

    • C.

      Vernon

    • D.

      Harvey

    Correct Answer
    C. Vernon
    Explanation
    The question is asking if there is another son of someone, and the correct answer is "Vernon." This suggests that Vernon is another son of the person in question, implying that there is at least one other son besides Vernon.

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