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Significant Chemists Study Guide

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  • Available Lessons: 41
  • Average Lesson Length: 8 min
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    Artturi Virtanen: Biography & Contribution

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Review our Significant Chemists Study Guide course to explore the contributions of the world's most important chemists. The course's simple lessons and self-assessments are great options for students who need to review significant chemists for homework, class assignments or upcoming exams.
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Lesson 1 - Artturi Virtanen: Biography & Contribution Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[364681].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[364681].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 2 - Carl Bosch: Biography, Facts & Inventions Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[364683].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[364683].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 3 - Fritz Haber: Biography, Inventions & Facts Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[364685].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[364685].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 4 - Irene Joliot-Curie: Biography, Inventions & Contributions Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[364687].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[364687].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 5 - Otto Hahn: Biography, Facts & Quotes Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[364689].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[364689].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 6 - Otto Hahn: Inventions & Nuclear Fission Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[364691].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[364691].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 7 - Peter Debye: Biography & Quotes Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[364693].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[364693].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 8 - Peter Debye: Discovery & Theory Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[364695].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[364695].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 9 - Prafulla Chandra Ray: Biography & Quotes Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[364697].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[364697].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 10 - Prafulla Chandra Ray: Books, Inventions & Achievements Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[364699].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[364699].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 11 - Frederick Soddy: Biography & Atomic Theory Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[364701].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[364701].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 12 - Percy Lavon Julian: Biography, Facts & Quotes Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[364703].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[364703].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 13 - Percy Lavon Julian: Inventions & Accomplishments Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[364705].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[364705].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 14 - Arnold Orville Beckman: Biography, Facts & Inventions Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[364707].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[364707].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 1 - Glenn Seaborg: Biography, Discoveries & Experiments Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[364711].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[364711].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 2 - Stephanie Kwolek: Biography, Inventions & Facts Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[364713].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[364713].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 3 - Willard Frank Libby: Biography & Quotes Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[364715].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[364715].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 4 - Willard Frank Libby: Discovery & Contributions Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[364717].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[364717].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 5 - Mario Molina: Achievements & the Ozone Hole Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[364719].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[364719].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 6 - Mario Molina: Biography, Facts & Quotes Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[364721].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[364721].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 7 - Ahmed Zewail: Biography, Quotes & Achievements Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[364723].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[364723].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 1 - Jan Baptist von Helmont: Biography, Experiment & Theory Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[364727].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[364727].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 2 - Humphry Davy: Biography, Inventions & Discoveries Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[364729].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[364729].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 3 - Justus von Liebig: Biography, Contributions & Facts Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[364731].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[364731].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 4 - Friedrich Wohler: Biography, Discoveries & Contributions Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[364733].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[364733].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 5 - Antoine Lavoisier Facts: Lesson for Kids Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[364735].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[364735].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 6 - Henry Cavendish: Biography, Experiments & Accomplishments Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[364737].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[364737].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 7 - Alfred Nobel's Inventions Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[364739].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[364739].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 8 - Alfred Nobel: Biography, Facts & Quotes Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[364741].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[364741].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 9 - Friedrich August Kekule: Biography, Contribution & Quotes Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[364743].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[364743].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 10 - Robert Bunsen: Biography, Inventions & Facts Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[364745].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[364745].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 11 - Michael Faraday: Inventions & Discoveries Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[364747].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[364747].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 12 - Michael Faraday: Biography, Facts & Quotes Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[364749].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[364749].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 13 - Emil Fischer: Biography, Inventions & Discoveries Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[364751].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[364751].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 14 - Svante Arrhenius: Biography, Theory & Contributions Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[364753].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[364753].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 15 - Wilhelm Ostwald: Biography & Quotes Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[364755].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[364755].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 16 - Wilhelm Ostwald: Discoveries & Contribution to Chemistry Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[364757].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[364757].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 17 - William Ramsay: Biography & Facts Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[364759].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[364759].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 18 - William Ramsay's Contributions to The Periodic Table Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[364761].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[364761].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 19 - Vladimir Vernadsky: Biography, Facts & Quotes Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[364763].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[364763].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 20 - Vladimir Vernadsky: Contribution & Books Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[364765].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[364765].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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