EL Civics for ESL Students

Benjamin Franklin Quiz Answers

1. What is one thing Benjamin Franklin is famous for?

He started the first free libraries.

2. How old was Benjamin Franklin when he started working as a printer?

He was 12 years old.

3. How old was he when he retired?

He was 42 years old.

4. Did he want to abolish slavery in the United States?

Yes, he did.

5. How many children did Benjamin Franklin's father have?



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