Neils Bohr: Discovery & Biography


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For which scientific contribution did Niels Bohr win the Nobel Prize in physics?

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1. In addition to his contributions to scientific research, Bohr accomplished many other important things. Which of the following is NOT one of them?

2. How was Bohr's discovery of electron energy levels in atoms important to the understanding of atomic structure?

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Neils Bohr accomplished unparalleled scientific achievements. Together, this quiz and worksheet will help you learn and retain the lesson information on his research, contributions, and legacy.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

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  • The work of Neils Bohr in atomic energy
  • His Nobel Prize in physics
  • Bohr's role during World War II
  • Scientific discoveries

Skills Practiced

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  • Reading comprehension - ensure that you draw the most important information from the related lesson on Neils Bohr
  • Defining key concepts - ensure that you can accurately define main phrases such as fission
  • Knowledge application - use your knowledge to answer questions about the advances in science due to Bohr's work

Additional Learning

To make sure that you know all of the pertinent information regarding this famed scientist, spend some time reviewing the lesson Neils Bohr: Discovery & Biography. This lesson will help you to achieve these objectives:

  • Discover CERN, the institute Bohr helped found
  • Understand his revolutionary contribution to atomic science
  • Know the ways he helped Jews during WWII
  • Define scientific terms