September 16, 2019
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The Old Farmer's Almanac For Kids
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QUESTION OF THE DAY:

Who invented the electric food mixer?

ANSWER:

Lillian Moller Gilbreth (1878-1972) holds the patent on this invention. The mother of 12 also is credited with creating those trash cans with the foot lever to open the lid, and was a pioneer in the field of ergonomics.

PREVIOUS QUESTIONS OF THE DAY:

Sunday, September 15, 2019

What word in modern English has been around the longest?

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Saturday, September 14, 2019

What do you call a baby rabbit?

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Friday, September 13, 2019

Should I be able to tell whether it's early morning or late afternoon just by looking at the sky? In other words, is there a difference between the appearance of sunrise and sunset?

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Wednesday, September 11, 2019

Has San Francisco ever had snow for Christmas?

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Tuesday, September 10, 2019

Who invented toilet paper and when?

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Monday, September 9, 2019

How is possible for pet birds, such as parrots, to talk?

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