George Carruthers

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1. At the age of ______he built his first telescope out of cardboard, tubing, and lenses bought with the money he had.

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2. Where was Carruthers born?

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3. Please select the flag for Carruthers's country of birth?

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4. Carruthers is best known for being a(n) ____________?

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5. What year were they born?

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6. Carruthers is known for the invention of the ultraviolet ___________.

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7. Carruthers attended the University of Illinois, earning his Bachelors degree in __________Engineering in 1961.

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8. Carruthers began working for the Naval Research Laboratory in Washington, D.C., where his work focused on far ultraviolet ____________.

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9. Carruthers was given credit for inventing the “________converter”- an instrument that detects electromagnetic radiation in short wavelengths.

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10. In _______, Carruthers was inducted into the National Inventors Hall of Fame.

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George Carruthers

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