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Technology Trivia Quiz

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The history of the human species is to a large degree the history of technology, from the ancient discoveries of the wheel, the lever, and other elementary machines, to the rapidly-developing high technology of the present day. In this quiz we present a brief sampling of moments from that long and endlessly fascinating story.

Technology quiz frontispiece: The Mill, a painting by Henri Rousseau

The Mill, by Henri Rousseau (1855-1910)
Thanks to The Athenaeum

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