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  • Question of

    What’s Marie Curie’s birth name?

    • Maria Salomea Skłodowska.
    • Maria Bronisława Kozlowski.
  • Question of

    Where was the scientist born?

    • Moscow, Russia.
    • Warsaw, Czarate of Poland.
  • Question of

    Marie Curie was the first woman to hold the position of professor at the University of Paris.

    • True
    • False
  • Question of

    How many chemicals did Marie Curie discover?

    • 2
    • Just 1.
    • None
  • Question of

    Which element did she discover first?

    • Radio
    • Polonium
  • Question of

    Curie was the first person to receive two Nobel Prizes in different specialties. In which of these categories did she not win?

    • Physics
    • Chemistry
    • Medicine
  • Question of

    During the First World War, Marie Curie created the first radiology centres for military use.

    • True
    • False
  • Question of

    Which daughter of the Curie couple would later be awarded a Nobel Prize in Chemistry?

    • Ève Curie.
    • Irène Joliot-Curie.
  • Question of

    At what age does Curie die?

    • Fifty-two years old.
    • Sixty-six years old.
    • Seventy-four years old.
  • Question of

    Marie Curie was buried with honors on the:

    • Pantheon in Paris.
    • Cemetery Powązki.

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