Marie Curie Quizzes & Trivia

Marie Sklodowska-Curie, known more famously simply as Marie Curie, was a Polish and naturalized-French physicist and chemist who conducted pioneering research on radioactivity. She was the first and only woman to win a Nobel Prize in two fields, as well as in multiple sciences. She was also the first woman to become a professor at the University of Paris. That’s only a small piece of the puzzle that is Marie Curie; are you itching to know the rest? Take our Marie Curie quizzes and see if you’re a scientist or a flop!

Where was Marie Curie born? How many daughters did she have? What term did she coin? What did her early research focus on? What did she name the first chemical element she discovered after? Step into the lab and put on your thinking cap, it’s time to test your knowledge on the first women of science. 

Marie Curie Trivia

Questions: 10  |  Attempts: 83   |  Last updated: Jul 30, 2011
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    What country was Marie Curie born in?

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Questions: 6  |  Attempts: 53   |  Last updated: Nov 2, 2017
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A nice lady. 

Questions: 5  |  Attempts: 18   |  Last updated: Aug 29, 2014
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    How did Marie Curie describe her radioactive elements that she kept in her pocket? 




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