Telephone History Quiz! Trivia Facts

9 Questions | Total Attempts: 380

SettingsSettingsSettings
Please wait...
Telephone History Quiz! Trivia Facts

.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Who invented the telephone?
    • A. 

      Thomas Edison

    • B. 

      Martin Luther King

    • C. 

      Alexander Graham Bell

    • D. 

      James Watt

  • 2. 
    Who was the inventor's partner?
    • A. 

      Martin Watson

    • B. 

      Luke Watson

    • C. 

      James Watson

    • D. 

      Thomas Watson

  • 3. 
    What were the first words spoken into a telephone?
    • A. 

      "Watson, come here, I want you."

    • B. 

      "Watson, I need you to investigate."

    • C. 

      "Watson, quickly come. I think we've succeeded."

    • D. 

      "Watson, I've done it. We've invented this transmitter."

  • 4. 
    Watson was sued and won all of his court cases.
    • A. 

      Yes

    • B. 

      No

  • 5. 
    When was the telephone invented?
    • A. 

      1875

    • B. 

      1876

    • C. 

      1877

    • D. 

      1878

  • 6. 
    When was the rotary telephone invented?
    • A. 

      1890

    • B. 

      1891

    • C. 

      1892

    • D. 

      1893

  • 7. 
    Who eliminated the need for operators?
    • A. 

      Adrian Stravinsky

    • B. 

      Albert Strimbasch

    • C. 

      Arnold Schwartznegger

    • D. 

      Almon Stowerger

  • 8. 
    How much did the first mobile phone sell for?
    • A. 

      $3000

    • B. 

      $3500

    • C. 

      $4000

    • D. 

      $4500

  • 9. 
    Three of these names describe the same telephone model, which one does not?
    • A. 

      Butterstamp

    • B. 

      French Phone

    • C. 

      Desk Set

    • D. 

      Candlestick

Back to Top Back to top