James Chadwick: Biography & Atomic Theory


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Chadwick's earliest research focused on what?

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1. What scientist gave Chadwick his start and worked with him throughout his career?

2. Which of the following was NOT a factor that led to the discovery of the neutron?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

The following quiz and worksheet combo will test your knowledge of James Chadwick. You'll be tested on details about his early research and the discovery of the neutron.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

During the assessments, you will be tested on:

  • The scientist who gave Chadwick his break
  • Factors that led to the discovery of the neutron
  • What his earliest research was
  • Subatomic particles

Skills Practiced

  • Information recall - access the knowledge you've gained regarding Chadwick
  • Knowledge application - use your knowledge to answer questions about who gave him his start
  • Interpreting information - verify that you can read information regarding the Manhattan Project's research and interpret it correctly

Additional Learning

For more study time regarding Chadwick's influence, review the accompanying lesson called James Chadwick: Biography & Atomic Theory. This lesson covers the following:

  • Details his childhood in England
  • Explains Chadwick's time at Victoria University of Manchester
  • Covers his research during World War I
  • Explores Chadwick's impact on the understanding of the nuclues