Nobel Prize in Physics: Winners & Contributions


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Which of the answers listed below are NOT one of the six subjects that the Nobel Prize is given out for?

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1. Albert Einstein earned his Nobel Prize in Physics for which theory?

2. Marie Curie was one of only two people to win the Nobel Prize in two fields. She won the Nobel Prize in _____ and _____.

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

Use the worksheet and quiz to see how much you know about Nobel Prize winners in physics. Different winners and their contributions are addressed on the quiz.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

You can identify how much you know about:

  • Theory that earned Albert Einstein a Nobel Prize
  • Subjects a Nobel Prize is given out for
  • Three most basic types of radiation
  • Fields Marie Curie won the Nobel Prize in

Skills Practiced

  • Information recall - access the knowledge you have gained about a modern day application that exists thanks to the study of quantum mechanics
  • Reading comprehension - ensure that you draw the most important details from the lesson on Nobel Prize winners in physics
  • Knowledge application - use your knowledge to answer questions about the contributions of different Nobel Prize winners

Additional Learning

Learn more about these achievements by working through the lesson called Nobel Prize in Physics: Winners & Contributions. Other topics you can explore include:

  • The significance of a Nobel Prize
  • Who can receive a Nobel Prize in physics
  • Contributions of Marie Curie