Section 2 â€˘ He was the best known African American
Section 3 â€˘ He was an astronomer, farmer, and a mathematician
Section 4 â€˘ He was an assistant to Andrew Ellicott.
Section 5 â€˘ He was born on September 9,1731.
Section 6 • He made a time clock all by himself. • ( Kevin Conley)
Section 7 â€˘ He helped George Washington create the new design for the city of Washington D.C
Section 8 • He was the son of a free slave • (Banneker, Benjamin." America the Beautiful. Grolier Online, 2011. Web. 15 Apr. 2011.)
Section 9 In 1789 George Ellicott the family who found Ellicott's lower mill's lent Banneker several astronomical and mathematical texts and instruments.
Section 10 • His owing to poor health and his scientific interests, Banneker abandoned tobacco farming in his later years • (“Banneker, Benjamin." America the Beautiful. Grolier Online, 2011. Web. 15 Apr. 2011.)
Section 11 â€˘ He lived on income from the sale of parts of his 100 acre farm
Section 12 â€˘ Banneker died on his farm on October 9,1806
Works Cited World Book, 2006 Banneker, Benjamin
Benjamin Banneker scientist and mathematician Conley, Kevin