WONDER #1053: What Was the Best Thing Before Sliced Bread?

Question 1 of 3

Who invented the world’s first bread-slicing machine?

  1. Frank Slice
  2. Otto Rohwedder
  3. Benjamin Franklin
  4. Phillip Knifely

Question 2 of 3

Which of these could NOT have been the best thing before sliced bread?

  1. Internet
  2. Steam engine
  3. Telegraph
  4. Electric light bulb

Question 3 of 3

This Wonder was mostly about...

  1. the person who made sliced bread possible.
  2. the history of the phrase "the best thing since sliced bread" and what it means.
  3. why people prefer sliced bread to bread that has not been sliced.
  4. why sliced bread isn't really all that great.

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