Henry Ford: Company Founders (History Maker Bios)
  • Henry Ford: Company Founders (History Maker Bios)
  • Henry Ford: Company Founders (History Maker Bios)

Henry Ford: Company Founders (History Maker Bios)

by Jeffrey Zuehlke
     
 

True or False? Henry Ford invented the automobile.

False! Henry wasn't the first person to build a car, but he was the most famous. He invented the Model T—the first car that was affordable for most Americans.

  • As a child, he was known for his skill at fixing watches.
  • He worked at the Edison Illuminating Company, a business

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True or False? Henry Ford invented the automobile.

False! Henry wasn't the first person to build a car, but he was the most famous. He invented the Model T—the first car that was affordable for most Americans.

  • As a child, he was known for his skill at fixing watches.
  • He worked at the Edison Illuminating Company, a business owned by Thomas Edison.
  • His company used assembly lines—a fast, easy way to build cars and other products.

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Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780760781913
Publisher:
Barnes & Noble
Publication date:
12/25/2006
Series:
History Maker Bios Series
Pages:
48
Sales rank:
303,235
Product dimensions:
5.80(w) x 8.30(h) x 0.30(d)

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