Do you know the difference between the words "invention" and "discovery"?
Are the following things in the pictures inventions or discoveries?
And what about these - inventions or discoveries?
Do you know that the London Eye is Europe's tallest cantilevered observation wheel, popularly known as Ferris wheel?
Why Ferris wheel? A Ferris wheel is a large, vertical wheel in an amusement park with seats that stay horizontal as the wheel turns round. It was named after its inventor, bridge builder George Washington Gale Ferris Jr. Therefore, all these kinds of wheels are called Ferris wheels.
The London Eye has 32 ovoidal capsules that represent one of the London boroughs and can hold up to 25 people who are free to walk around the capsule. One spin takes about half an hour. Take a tour and see for yourself!
You have to answer these questions: 1. What is the name of the inventions/discovery? 2. Who invented/discovered it? 3. When and where was it invented/discovered? 4. Where was it first used? 5. How did it develop? 6. How did it change the lives of people? 7. Did it influence the discovery/ invention of some other things?
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