Longitude: The True Story of a Lone Genius Who Solved the Greatest Scientific Problem of His Time Quiz

Dava Sobel
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Questions 1-5 of 25:

1.

Who did Bradley want to split the longitude award prize money with? (from Chapter 11: Trial by Fire and Water)

2.

How was John Harrison educated? (from Chapter 7: Cogmaker's Journal)

3.

What was one of Harrison's innovations? (from Chapter 7: Cogmaker's Journal)

4.

Which of Harrison's clocks run in the present day? (from Chapter 15: In the Meridian Courtyard)

5.

What role did the Board of Longitude play? (from Chapter 6: The Prize)

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