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When Was It Invented? The Technology Timeline Quiz
by Staff
Think you can pass our invention timeline quiz? Test your knowledge to see if you know how long these technologies have been around.

When was the first fax machine invented?

  • 1842
  • 1922
  • 1982

What year was the world's first coin-operated vending machine invented?

  • 215 B.C.E.
  • 1420
  • 1876

What year was the first iPod-like digital music player created?

  • 1942
  • 1979
  • 1995

The automobile was invented in the late 19th century, but when did the first odometer hit the market?

  • 27 B.C.E.
  • 1252
  • 1912

What year was the first mechanical door knob patented?

  • 1698
  • 1752
  • 1878

What year was the modern piano invented?

  • 1400
  • 1500
  • 1700

What year was Coca-Cola invented?

  • 1886
  • 1926
  • 1946

When was the mechanical copy machine developed?

  • 1780
  • 1880
  • 1980

When was the first touchscreen produced for industry?

  • 1945
  • 1965
  • 1995

If you own the world's oldest teddy bear, what year would it have been made?

  • 205 B.C.E.
  • 1781
  • 1902