Who Was John Dalton? - Biography, Atomic Theory & Discovery


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Where did John Dalton work as a boy?

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1. Which of the following is not something that Dalton discovered?

2. Which of the following is not part of Dalton's atomic theory?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

In addition to John Dalton's childhood, you'll be asked about subjects such as his discoveries, theories, and awards.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

Anticipate being examined on:

  • Dalton's job as boy
  • The discoveries of Dalton
  • Dalton's atomic theory
  • Places from which Dalton received honorary doctorates

Skills Practiced

  • Knowledge application - use your knowledge to answer questions about John Dalton's life
  • Interpreting information - verify that you can read information regarding the atomic theory and interpret it correctly
  • Reading comprehension - ensure that you draw the most important information from the related lesson on John Dalton

Additional Learning

The related lesson, Who Was John Dalton? - Biography, Atomic Theory & Discovery, will expose you to more about John Dalton, and will specifically cover:

  • A timeline of Dalton's life
  • Dalton's jobs
  • Dalton's Law of Partial Pressures
  • The atomic theory