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Significant Scientists Study Guide Final Exam

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Question 1 1. How did Santiago Ramón y Cajal become interested in medicine?

Question 2 2. Cabrera conducted the first study on a specific type of malaria. What type of malaria was this?

Question 3 3. What is Helmholtz Association?

Question 4 4. Which of these awards did Jocelyn Bell Burnell famously NOT receive for her discovery of pulsars, even though it was given to her Ph.D. mentors?

Question 5 5. A rotating neutron star that emits radio waves is called a _____.

Question 6 6. What was Anders Celsius' nationality?

Question 7 7. Where did the idea for Pausch's book come from?

Question 8 8. What was the cause of Turing's death at just 41 years old?

Question 9 9. Hopper's work in the 1970s was later adopted by which organization still in service today?

Question 10 10. In 1912, Harriet Quimby was the first woman to fly across the _____, taking off from Dover, England, and landing in France a short time later.

Question 11 11. What is lactic acid?

Question 12 12. The jigsaw puzzle method involves _____.

Question 13 13. What nationality was Georges-Louis Leclerc?

Question 14 14. Why didn't Leclerc offer Darwin any credit for his theory on evolutution?

Question 15 15.

Which of the following things did Alexander Von Humboldt describe on his journeys?

I. Local cultures

II. Local geography

III. Socioeconomic conditions

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