Biography Quiz

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Biography Quiz

Language Arts quiz on Exploring a Biography Reading. Based on the reading, select the best answer for each question.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Stephanie Kwolek is a painter.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 2. 
    She believes creativity, or the ability to look at things in a new way, is what is important.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 3. 
    Stephanie Kwolek was born in 1948.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 4. 
    While working at a chemical company, Stephanie Kwolek invented a new fiber called
    • A. 

      Plastic

    • B. 

      Kevlar

    • C. 

      Rubber

    • D. 

      Mylar

    • E. 

      None of the above

  • 5. 
    The material Stephanie Kwolek invented is used on fishing boats and in outer space.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 6. 
    Police officers wear the material invented by Kwolek on their vests.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 7. 
    Kwolek was born in New York City.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 8. 
    Most plastics have been developed from petroleum.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 9. 
    Kwolek studied the process of plastics for 10 years.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 10. 
    Sometimes, Kwoleks' co-workers laughed at her because she spent so much time working with chemicals.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 11. 
    Kwolek believes that women do not have the same abilities as men.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 12. 
    Kwolek believes "you must repeat and repeat and repeat until you have the problem solved."
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False