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Benjamin Franklin Quiz Answers

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

ANSWER: He started the first free libraries.

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

ANSWER: He was 12 years old.

3. How old was he when he retired?

ANSWER: He was 42 years old.

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

ANSWER: Yes, he did.

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

ANSWER: Seventeen.

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