Scientists questions This is a list of recently added questions about scientists. Maria Skłodowska-Curie was committed to her job. Did she have any children?Her daughter was awarded the Nobel Prize. Her first daughter, Irene, decided to follow her mother's life path and received the Nobel Prize in chemistry in 1935. Her second daughter, Eva, a writer and politician, was known as the "First Lady of UNICEF". She was also nominated for the Pulitzer Prize in 1944.Created by: naypaxwomen riddles »hard 57% She didn't want to and thus didn't have children.She didn't want to and thus didn't have children.2110She was sterile as a result of the radiation.She was sterile as a result of the radiation.1698Her daughter was awarded the Nobel Prize.Her daughter was awarded the Nobel Prize.8256Her sole daughter died at the age of 2.Her sole daughter died at the age of 2.2178 Which of the following is not a chemical element?Darwinium. Roentgenium, copernicum and einsteinium are chemical elements. There is no such thing like a darwinium.Created by: globalquiz.orgchemical elements riddles »hard 43% roentgeniumroentgenium297darwiniumdarwinium785copernicumcopernicum522einsteiniumeinsteinium196 Who was the first winner of the Nobel Prize in physics?Wilhelm Conrad Röntgen. The first Nobel Prize in Physics was awarded in 1901 to Wilhelm Conrad Röntgen, of Germany "in recognition of the extraordinary services he has rendered by the discovery of the remarkable rays subsequently named after him"Created by: Krzysztof Moskalphysics riddles »average 62% Wilhelm Conrad RöntgenWilhelm Conrad Röntgen2090Marie CurieMarie Curie448Philipp LenardPhilipp Lenard376Karl Ferdinand BraunKarl Ferdinand Braun411 What nationality was Nikola Tesla?Serbian. Nikola Tesla was born on 10 July 1856 to Serbian parents in the village of Smiljan, Austrian Empire (modern-day Croatia). He studied at Austrian Polytechnic in Graz (didn finish even though he was getting the highest possible grades), later moved to Prague, Budapest and France. Eventually he relocated to New York City aged 28.Created by: globalquiz.orginventors riddles »average 64% FrenchFrench370RussianRussian424SwedishSwedish617SerbianSerbian2604 Which famous scientist was born on the Pi day? (March 14)Albert Einstein. 14 of March is celebrated on many schools and universities as both Pi Day and the birthday of Albert Einstein. On of the traditions is the 'Pi Pie' (pictured).Created by: globalquiz.orgmath riddles »hard 48% Albert EinsteinAlbert Einstein4022Blaise PascalBlaise Pascal1451Isaac NewtonIsaac Newton1454all of the aboveall of the above1437 Where was Albert Einstein born?In Ulm, Germany. Albert Einstein was born in Ulm in the German Empire on 14 March 1879. In 1880, the family moved to Munich, where he received advanced primary and secondary school education. In 1894 the Einstein family moved to Italy.Created by: globalquiz.orgfamous people riddles »average 65% in Lodz, Polandin Lodz, Poland413in Ulm, Germanyin Ulm, Germany3900in Geneva, Switzerlandin Geneva, Switzerland1388in Columbus, Ohio, USAin Columbus, Ohio, USA237 What was offered to Albert Einstein in 1952?Presidency of Israel. In 1952, Prime Minister David Ben-Gurion offered Einstein the position of President of Israel to Albert Einstein, after the death of Israel's first president, Chaim Weizmann. Einstein, then aged 73, refused: "I lack both the natural aptitude and the experience to deal properly with people". He died three years later.Created by: globalquiz.orgJews riddles »average 61% presidency of Israelpresidency of Israel4063spaceflightspaceflight776viceroyality of Swedenviceroyality of Sweden687cloningcloning1102 Which famous astronomer was also a succesful sportsman?Edwin Hubble. In his younger days he was noted more for his athletic prowess than his intellectual abilities. He won seven first places in a single high school track and field meet in 1906. He also set the state high school record for the high jump in Illinois, and practiced amateur boxing.Created by: globalquiz.orgastronomy riddles »very hard 37% Galileo GalileiGalileo Galilei1255William HerschelWilliam Herschel773Edmond HalleyEdmond Halley1657Edwin HubbleEdwin Hubble2235 Play famous people quiz and see all the questions.