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Posted: Monday September 5, 2011, 5:13 AM
Quiz Cam, Sept. 5, 2011: On the air in Tenafly
By Bergen.com

Episode 12: Join quizmaster Ryan Greene on the streets of Tenafly as he asks those who are willing about a landmark piece of Bergen County history that happened in nearby Alpine.

THE QUESTION:  In Alpine in 1935, inventor Edwin Howard Armstrong introduced the world to what new technology?

THE ANSWER: (scroll down)

 





 

 

 

THE ANSWER:  A new form of radio broadcasting, frequency modulation, or FM, for short, was publicly demonstrated for the first time by its originator, Edwin Howard Armstrong, using his radio tower high atop the Palisades in Alpine, New Jersey.

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