General Knowledge Trivia Quiz

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In Polaroid photography, which was introduced in the early 1960s, a photograph is processed into a finished print immediately after the picture is taken. The inventor of Polaroid photography was:

A) Francis Crick
B) George Eastman
C) Edwin H. Land
D) Walter Polarius

Your answer — A) Francis Crick — was incorrect.

In Polaroid photography, the processing of each photograph to produce a print is carried out by chemicals packaged with the film itself. The idea was suggested to Land by his daughter’s impatience with the long processing times required for the family’s vacation photos.

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