It has been said many a time that Birmingham was once the city of a thousand trades and the workshop of the world.

The city has a proud manufacturing heritage with some of the greatest industrialists such as Matthew Boulton, James Watt and William Murdoch born in Brum or setting up workshops here.

So how much do you know about the inventions and industries that made this region an economic powerhouse and a driving force of the Industrial Revolution?

Take these ten questions to test your knowledge and share your results through social media.

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1. Who developed and patented the first effective electroplating process leading to growth of the Jewellery Quarter?