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1

this person invented the first recording device

Edison
Berliner
Sarnoff
Morse
Marconi

Edison

2

what was the first recording device?

the phonograph

3

what was the first recording?

mary had a little lamb

4

this person invented the gramophone

Edison
Berliner
Sarnoff
Morse
Marconi

Berliner

5

The gramophone was invented in what year?

1866
1877
1888
1899

1888

6

The first recording device was invented in what year?

1866
1877
1888
1899

1877

7

____ records sound to flat discs, device was louder and designed as tool for entertainment

Phonograph or Gramophone

Gramophone

8

____ technology improves sound, accuracy

Hi-fi

9

this person invented the telegraph

Edison
Berliner
Sarnoff
Morse
Marconi

morse

10

____ used radio waves to communicate

Marconi's wireless telegraph

11

___ allowed electronic transmission of messages

phonograph
gramophone
Sarnoff's Radio Box Memo
Marconi's wireless telegraph
Morse's telegraph

Morse's telegraph

12

___ later developed radio technology

phonograph
gramophone
Sarnoff's Radio Box Memo
Marconi's wireless telegraph
Morse's telegraph

Marconi's wireless telegraph

13

This person created the "Radio Box Memo" in 1915

Edison
Berliner
Sarnoff
Morse
Marconi

Sarnoff

14

what was the first commercial station?

KDKA

15

____ outlines potential of radio waves for mass communication

phonograph
gramophone
Sarnoff's Radio Box Memo
Marconi's wireless telegraph
Morse's telegraph

Sarnoff's Radio Box Memo

16

Who do the airwaves belong to?

At first AM radio used for news and entertainment but FM became popular in 1970s, which brought stereo and hi-fi sound to broadcasting.