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You need a map just to get around a new neighborhood. So imagine the plight of the sailors and travelers of yore who had to get around a wor...

You need a map just to get around a new neighborhood. So imagine the plight of the sailors and travelers of yore who had to get around a wor.

Map of the Manchester and Salford Docks

A Brief History of Manchester

FREE Maps - free printable maps of world, continents, australia, united states, europe and more both blank and labeled.  These could be great for proportions and/or ratios, angles, etc.!

Homeschool Geography FREE Maps - free printable maps of world, continents, australia, united states, europe and more both blank and labeled

Children practice latitude and longitude in this educational game. Children are asked to find gold on the map by using latitude and longitude coordinates. A great activity to practice map skills.

For "How the Whale Got His Throat" Children practice latitude and longitude in this educational game. Children are asked to find gold on the map by using latitude and longitude coordinates. A great activity to practice map skills.

Matthew Cherry Black Inventor of Tricycle    Matthew Cherry's Patent Seven years later, Cherry set out to solve a problem with streetcars.  — panafricanradio.net

Matthew Cherry Black Inventor of Tricycle Matthew Cherry's Patent Seven years…

Black Inventors

Darngood ft Enoch Prophet-Black Inventors - DCMumboSauce : The Flavor of the DMV Music Scene

Faust Vrančić, veliki hrvatski polihistor, jezikoslovac, izumitelj, diplomat, inženjer, svećenik, biskup, velikan s prijelaza iz 16. u 17. stoljeće, rodio se 1. siječnja 1551. godine. Slika prikazuje njegov najpoznatiji izum – padobran (Homo volans – leteći čovjek) koji je, uz 56 izuma i tehničkih konstrukcija, objavio u djelu Novi strojevi (Machinae novae).

Faust Vrančić or Fausto Veranzo from Croatia. His masterwork Machinae Novae includes the first description of the parachute, his most famous discovery (Homo volans).

Famous Black Inventors

Famous Black Inventors

Funny Books for 3rd Grade Boy: Reluctant Reader Challenge :: PragmaticMom

Funny Books for 3rd Grade Boy: Reluctant Reader Challenge

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Day 23: Anna M. Mangin (life dates unknown). Inventor. African-American who received a patent in 1892 for improvements to the Pastry Fork. Her fork allowed ingredients to be mixed without the cook having to touch them. The fork could also be used to beat eggs, mash potatoes, and prepare salad dressings.

An African American woman named Anna M. Mangin developed a special kind of pastry fork in She received a patent for this device on March To make

Quassia chips. Extract of the bark of the Quassia tree is used as a natural incesticide. It was also traditionally used against hair parasites such as lice and to treat fever.  The genus was named by Carl Linnaeus who named it after the first botanist to describe it: the Surinamese freedman Graman Quassi. Click to find out more about him.

Extract of the bark of the Quassia tree is used as a natural incesticide. The genus was named by Carl Linnaeus who named it after the first botanist to describe it: the Surinamese freedman Graman Quassi.

Black ThenHenry E. Baker, Jr.: The Ingenious Researcher | Black Then

(September 1857 - April wrote three books chronicling inventions by African Americans during his career.

American engineer and inventor Robert Fulton had many false starts before building the first successful commercial steamboat. Learn more at Biography.com.

Robert Fulton - Engineer and Inventor (Developing the First Commercial Steamboat) - Famous Pennsylvanians - Born November 1765 in Little Britain, Pennsylvania