Sol Review 1 - Scientist (20)

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Sol Review 1 - Scientist (20)

The description of famous scientist from 6th grade, 7th grade, and 8th grade SOL objectives.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Who is the "Father of Genetics"?  He experimented with the pea plant and worked with the Punnett Square.
    • A. 

      Robert Hooke

    • B. 

      Greg Mendel

    • C. 

      Dalton

    • D. 

      Rutherford

  • 2. 
    Which scientist concluded that thought the Earth was the center of the solar system instead of the sun?
    • A. 

      Ptomeley

    • B. 

      Bounuelli

    • C. 

      Boyle

    • D. 

      Ohms

  • 3. 
    He was the scientist that was responsible for the principle that when "a body plunged in a fluid, the fluid looses as much weight that is equal to the weight of an equal volume of the fluid" which explains buoyancy.
    • A. 

      Archimedes

    • B. 

      Robert Hooke

    • C. 

      Democritus

    • D. 

      Bounuelli

  • 4. 
    He was responsible for explaining the principle of  "flight" and explained "as the velocity of a fluid increases, its pressure decreases."
    • A. 

      Archimedes(287-212 B.C.)

    • B. 

      Niels Bohr (1885-1962):

    • C. 

      Daniel Bernouilli (1700-82)

    • D. 

      Robert Boyle (1627-91):

  • 5. 
    Which scientist stated that "the volume of a given mass of gas (the temperature being constant) varies inversely as the pressure; or, that the pressure and volume of a gas are inversely proportional?
    • A. 

      Nicolas Copernicus (1473-1543)

    • B. 

      Robert Boyle (1627-91)

    • C. 

      Charles Darwin (1809-82)

    • D. 

      Albert EinsteinAlbert Einstein (1879-1955)

  • 6. 
    Who was the "father of the cell theory" after he looked at "cork" under a microscope and saw "little rooms" and then called them "cells"?
    • A. 

      Dalton

    • B. 

      Robert Hooke

    • C. 

      Greg Mendel

    • D. 

      Copernicus

  • 7. 
    Who was responsible for the organization of the elements in a "periodic table" by atomic number?
    • A. 

      Charles

    • B. 

      Boyle

    • C. 

      Mendeleev

    • D. 

      Democritus

  • 8. 
    Who is the "Father of Evolution"?
    • A. 

      Charles Darwin

    • B. 

      Albert Einstein

    • C. 

      Boyle

    • D. 

      Charles

  • 9. 
    Who invented "electricity"?
    • A. 

      Thomas Edison

    • B. 

      Copernicus

    • C. 

      Ben Franklin

    • D. 

      Michael Faraday

  • 10. 
    Who invented the "electric generator"? 
    • A. 

      Copernicus

    • B. 

      Michael Faraday

    • C. 

      Democritus

    • D. 

      Thomas Edison

  • 11. 
    Who invented the light bulb?
    • A. 

      Thomas Edison

    • B. 

      Ben Franklin

    • C. 

      Ptomeley

    • D. 

      Pascal

  • 12. 
    Who was the first person to walk on the moon on July 20, l969?
    • A. 

      John Glenn

    • B. 

      Neil Armstrong

    • C. 

      Buzz Aldrin

    • D. 

      Sam Cooke

  • 13. 
    Who invented the microscope?
    • A. 

      Leevwenhooke

    • B. 

      Mendeleev

    • C. 

      Galileo

    • D. 

      Rutherford

  • 14. 
    Who invented the telescope?
    • A. 

      Picaso

    • B. 

      Darwin

    • C. 

      Galileo

    • D. 

      Pascal

  • 15. 
    Who was responsible for the model that had "orbits" around the nucleus of the atom?
    • A. 

      Thomson

    • B. 

      Dalton

    • C. 

      Bohr

    • D. 

      Rutherford

  • 16. 
    Who was the "Father of Atomic Theory"?
    • A. 

      Darwin

    • B. 

      Dalton

    • C. 

      Boyle

    • D. 

      Pascal

  • 17. 
    Who came up with the "classification system" for organisms called the binomial nomenclature, which means two names for all organisms, the species and genuis?
    • A. 

      Leevonhook

    • B. 

      Llnnaeus

    • C. 

      Charles

    • D. 

      Boyle

  • 18. 
    Who was given credit for the discovery of the "atomos" and said it was indivisible (cannot be divided)?
    • A. 

      Democritus

    • B. 

      Archimedes

    • C. 

      Ohms

    • D. 

      Galileo

  • 19. 
    Who discovered that "resistance equals voltage, divided by current"?
    • A. 

      Mendeleev

    • B. 

      Ohms

    • C. 

      Rutherford

    • D. 

      Thomson

  • 20. 
    Whose model of the atom looked like the "blueberry muffin" or "plum pudding model" to represent the electrons and protons in it?
    • A. 

      Rutherford

    • B. 

      Dalton

    • C. 

      Thomson

    • D. 

      Mendel