When we study the
great inventions of the world, we find that they are either
very simple, basic things like the wheel or very complex things
like the computer. Some inventions were silly, some deadly serious,
but even the inventions that were not successful were not all
failures either. Each invention shed some light on the good
intentions of the inventor and their quest to improve the quality
of life. Here is a short movie about George Nissen the Inventor
of the trampoline.
Depth of Knowledge
of Invention? What does it do
• Why did the Invention happen? Solve a problem or by
• Type of Invention and Why? Was the invention Created
then there became a Demand for the invention. If your
invention improved on an existing product, then it would be
considered a Demand and Created type of an invention.
(ie) frisbee & drinking straw
• Impact – On Modern Living: Benefit invention
has on society
• Impact – On environment: Is the invention environmentally
friendly, can it be recycled...
"Inventor of the