Wikijunior:Famous Inventors/Inventors in Agriculture/George Washington Carver


When, Where, and to who was he or she born?Edit

He was born into slavery in Newton County, Marion Township, near Diamond Grove, now known as Diamond, Missouri. He was born on July 12, 1864[7]. His owner, Moses Carver, was a German American immigrant who had purchased George's mother, Mary, from William P. McGinnis on October 9, 1855.

What was his or her childhood like?Edit

Did You Know?

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He was born as a slave and it took him years to get in college.

Why did this person become interested in science?Edit

Where did this person go to school?Edit

He actually couldn't go to school because he was a black slave.

What problem did he or she uncover that needed solving?Edit

What solutions had already been tried that did not solve the problem? Why wasn't it working?Edit

What did this person invent that solved the problem?Edit

How did the invention solve the problem?Edit

he made conditioner to soften hair, popcorn to eat, and soy milk for people who are allergic to cow's milk.

How has this inventor changed people and the world?Edit

What happened to this inventor in the end?Edit

If you could ask this inventor one question, what would you ask?Edit

If you could bring this inventor to today and tell him or her one thing, what would you tell him or her about the effect of his or her invention?Edit

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