Who discovered rubbing alcohol?

Answer Rubbing alcohol was invented by Mohammad ibn Zakaria Razi, a Persian physician, alchemist, chemist, philosopher and scholar. Also known as isopropyl alcohol, rubbing alcohol has been around for tho... Read More »

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Who discovered isopropyl alcohol?

Isopropyl alcohol was discovered in 800 A.D by Muhammad ibn Zakariya al-Razi (Rhazes) a Persian alchemist from Iran. He prepared the alcohol by fermenting it from "sweet products" and realized tha... Read More »

Would alcohol still be legal if it was discovered in modern times?

So what you are asking is if alcohol was only discovered today would it too be made illegal due to modern paranoia and a nanny state wacko mentality . A very good question!!It certainly would be a ... Read More »

When were the Fiji Islands discovered& who discovered them?

The original inhabitants of the islands of Fiji came from Melanesia some 3,500 years ago. Dutch explorer Abel Janzsoon Tasman sighted the northeast islands of Fiji in 1643. British Captain James Co... Read More »

How long should you not drink alcohol when doing a pre-employment alcohol test?

Alcohol is completely eliminated from a person's system after about ten hours. A person scheduled for a pre-employment alcohol test should stop drinking at least eight hours before the appointed ti... Read More »