Alice and Stephen talk about the Scottish inventor James Watt, who was an important figure in the Industrial Revolution. His workshop has been reassembled as part of an exhibition at the Science Museum in London.
This week's question:
Can you put these four inventions in chronological order - that’s the oldest one first?
The hot air balloon, morse code, the vacuum cleaner and the typewriter.
Listen out for the answer at the end of the programme!
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person who makes items which have not been made before
room or area where things are built or designed
given recognition, or believed to be responsible for
- chronological order
the order in which things happened
large, varied and magnificent collection
- treasure trove
a collection of wonderful, valuable objects