WONDER #628: How Does Dynamite Work?

Question 1 of 3

Who invented dynamite in 1867?

  1. Wile E. Coyote
  2. Alfred Nobel
  3. Benjamin Franklin
  4. Albert Dynamite

Question 2 of 3

What is the abbreviation for the chemical compound trinitrotoluene?

  1. TNT
  2. TBS
  3. 3TY
  4. DYN

Question 3 of 3

What was the strongest explosive used before dynamite was invented?

  1. gasoline
  2. gunpowder
  3. C-4 plastic explosive
  4. nuclear fission

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