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MARIE CURIE – QUIZ 01

        Marie Curie: Scientific Genius – Quiz 01

 

 1. Marie Curie was born in what country?

  A.   Belgium

  B.   Germany

  C.   Poland

  D.   France

 

2. In 1903, Madame Curie became the first woman citizen of what country to earn a doctorate degree?

  A.   Belgium

  B.   Germany

  C.   Poland

  D.   France

 

3. Marie Curie met her husband Pierre while attending what university?

  A.   The University of Paris

  B.   Academy of Lyon

  C.   University of Montpellier

  D.   University of Nantes

 

4. In 1898, Marie and Pierre discovered their first element called:

  A.   radium

  B.   polonium

  C.   thorium

  D.   radon

 

5. In 1898, Marie and her husband discovered their second element called:

  A.   radon

  B.   beryllium

  C.   polonium

  D.   radium

 

6. In 1903, the Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences awarded Marie Curie, Pierre Curie and Henri Becquerel the Nobel Prize in:

  A.   physics

  B.   chemistry

  C.   mathematics

  D.   biology

 

7. In her later years, Madame Curie headed what French institute?

  A.   Institut Henri Poincaré

  B.   Institut Laue-Langevin

  C.   Institut Jean Nicod

  D.   Pasteur Institute

 

8. In 1911, Marie Curie won the Nobel Prize in:

  A.   physics

  B.   chemistry

  C.   mathematics

  D.   medicine

 

9. In 1934, Marie Curie died from:

  A.   breast cancer

  B.   toxic blood syndrome

  C.   leukemia (aplastic pernicious anemia)

  D.   heart failure

 

10. Marie Curie’s biography, “Madame Curie,” was written after her mother died. Who wrote it?

  A.   her daughter, Ève Curie

  B.   her daughter, Irene Joliot-Curie,

  C.   her husband Pierre Curie

  D.   her granddaughter Helene Joliot

 

 

Answers

 

 

1. Marie Curie was born in what country?

  A.  Belgium     
  B.  Germany    
  C. Poland     This is the Correct Answer
  D.  France    
Her maiden name was Sklodowska.

2. In 1903, Madame Curie became the first woman citizen of what country to earn a doctorate degree?

  A.  Belgium     
  B.  Germany    
  C.  Poland    
  D. France     This is the Correct Answer
At the University of Paris. Although she was born in Poland, she later became a French citizen.

3. Marie Curie met her husband Pierre while attending what university?

  A. The University of Paris     You were correct
  B.  Academy of Lyon    
  C.  University of Montpellier    
  D.  University of Nantes    
in the late 1890s.

4. In 1898, Marie and Pierre discovered their first element called:

X A.  radium     
  B. polonium     This is the Correct Answer
  C.  thorium    
  D.  radon    
In honor of her native Poland.

5. In 1898, Marie and her husband discovered their second element called:

  A.  radon     
X B.  beryllium    
  C.  polonium    
  D. radium     This is the Correct Answer
 

6. In 1903, the Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences awarded Marie Curie, Pierre Curie and Henri Becquerel the Nobel Prize in:

  A. physics     This is the Correct Answer
  B.  chemistry    
X C.  mathematics    
  D.  biology    
 

7. In her later years, Madame Curie headed what French institute?

  A.  Institut Henri Poincaré     
X B.  Institut Laue-Langevin    
  C.  Institut Jean Nicod    
  D. Pasteur Institute     This is the Correct Answer
 

8. In 1911, Marie Curie won the Nobel Prize in:

  A.  physics     
  B. chemistry     This is the Correct Answer
  C.  mathematics    
X D.  medicine    
“in recognition of her services to the advancement of chemistry by the discovery of the elements radium and polonium, by the isolation of radium and the study of the nature and compounds of this remarkable element”.

9. In 1934, Marie Curie died from:

  A.  breast cancer     
  B.  toxic blood syndrome    
  C. leukemia (aplastic pernicious anemia)     This is the Correct Answer
X D.  heart failure    
From exposure to radiation. In those days, the dangers of radiation exposure were not known.

10. Marie Curie’s biography, “Madame Curie,” was written after her mother died. Who wrote it?

  A. her daughter, Ève Curie     This is the Correct Answer
X B.  her daughter, Irene Joliot-Curie,    
  C.  her husband Pierre Curie    
  D.  her granddaughter Helene Joliot    
Published in 1937.
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