Questions. Questions. Questions. That was how Tom worked-always thinking, always asking questions, until he arrived at a deep understanding or insight that he could use to develop some new invention. As far back as he could remember, Tom had always been asking questions, even as a small boy back in Milan, Ohio.Benge, Janet is the author of 'Thomas Edison Inspiration and Hard Work', published 2007 under ISBN 9781932096378 and ISBN 193209637X.