Significant Physicists Study Guide

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Lesson 1 - Leo Szilard: Biography & the Atomic Bomb  Take Quiz
Lesson 2 - Louis de Broglie: Biography, Experiment & Theory  Take Quiz
Lesson 3 - Gustav Ludwig Hertz: Biography, Inventions & Contributions  Take Quiz
Lesson 4 - Max Delbruck: Biography & Quotes  Take Quiz
Lesson 5 - Max Delbruck: Accomplishments & Contributions to DNA  Take Quiz
Lesson 6 - Albert Abraham Michelson: Biography, Inventions & Contributions  Take Quiz
Lesson 7 - Arnold Sommerfeld: Biography & Atomic Theory  Take Quiz
Lesson 8 - C.V. Raman: Biography & Inventions  Take Quiz
Lesson 9 - Enrico Fermi: Biography, Inventions & Contributions  Take Quiz
Lesson 10 - Erwin Schrodinger: Biography, Theory & Discoveries  Take Quiz
Lesson 11 - George Gamow: Biography, Facts & Big Bang Theory  Take Quiz
Lesson 12 - Hendrik Antoon Lorentz: Biography, Contributions & Atomic Theory  Take Quiz
Lesson 13 - Homi Jehangir Bhabha: Biography, Inventions & Achievements  Take Quiz
Lesson 14 - Lise Meitner: Biography, Discovery & Accomplishments  Take Quiz
Lesson 15 - Marguerite Perey: Biography, Discovery & Contribution  Take Quiz
Lesson 16 - Max Born: Biography & Quotes  Take Quiz
Lesson 17 - Max Born: Accomplishments & Quantum Mechanics  Take Quiz
Lesson 18 - Max von Laue: Biography, Facts & Quotes  Take Quiz
Lesson 19 - Max von Laue: Crystallography & X-Ray Diffraction  Take Quiz
Lesson 20 - Paul Dirac: Biography & Quotes  Take Quiz
Lesson 21 - Paul Dirac: Inventions, Equation & Atomic Model  Take Quiz
Lesson 22 - Richard Feynman: Biography & Quotes  Take Quiz
Lesson 23 - Richard Feynman: Books, Discoveries & Accomplishments  Take Quiz
Lesson 24 - Werner Heisenberg: Biography, Facts & Quotes  Take Quiz
Lesson 25 - Werner Heisenberg: Experiment, Theory & Discovery  Take Quiz
Lesson 26 - Wolfgang Ernst Pauli: Biography & Quotes  Take Quiz
Lesson 27 - Wolfgang Ernst Pauli: Discovery & Contributions  Take Quiz
Lesson 28 - Maria Goeppert-Mayer: Biography, Facts & Quotes  Take Quiz
Lesson 29 - Maria Goeppert-Mayer & the Nuclear Shell Model  Take Quiz
Lesson 30 - Maria Goeppert-Mayer: Contributions & Accomplishments  Take Quiz
Lesson 31 - Katharine Burr Blodgett: Biography, Inventions & Contributions  Take Quiz
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Lesson 1 - Heinrich Hertz: Biography, Inventions & Experiment  Take Quiz
Lesson 2 - Max Planck: Biography, Facts & Quotes  Take Quiz
Lesson 3 - Max Planck: Atomic Theory & Discovery of Light  Take Quiz
Lesson 4 - Joseph Henry: Biography, Inventions & Contribution  Take Quiz
Lesson 5 - Georg Ohm: Biography, Inventions & Contributions  Take Quiz
Lesson 6 - Leon Foucault: Biography, Inventions & Theory  Take Quiz
Lesson 7 - Ludwig Boltzmann: Biography, Theory & Contributions  Take Quiz
Lesson 8 - Ernst Mach: Biography, Facts & Principle  Take Quiz
Lesson 9 - Gustav Kirchhoff: Biography, Inventions & Contributions  Take Quiz
Lesson 10 - Heike Kamerlingh Onnes: Super Conductivity & Contributions  Take Quiz
Lesson 11 - James Clerk Maxwell: Biography, Inventions & Discoveries  Take Quiz
Lesson 12 - James Prescott Joule: Biography, Inventions & Discoveries  Take Quiz
Lesson 13 - Kristian Birkeland: Biography & Terrella Experiment  Take Quiz
Lesson 14 - Kristian Birkeland & the Aurora Borealis  Take Quiz
Lesson 15 - Jagadish Chandra Bose: Biography, Inventions & Contributions  Take Quiz
Lesson 16 - Wilhelm Roentgen: Biography, Contribution & Facts  Take Quiz
Lesson 17 - Amedeo Avogadro: Biography, Facts & Quotes  Take Quiz
Lesson 18 - Amedeo Avogadro's Law & Contribution to Chemistry  Take Quiz
Lesson 19 - Andre Marie Ampere: Biography, Facts & Quotes  Take Quiz
Lesson 20 - Andre Marie Ampere: Inventions & Discoveries  Take Quiz
Lesson 21 - Evangelista Torricelli: Discoveries, Inventions & Accomplishments  Take Quiz
Lesson 22 - Benjamin Thompson: Biography & Inventions  Take Quiz

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