Question Card 1 (Thomson)

cost: 4 neutron points

List 3 things Thomson discovered, proved and/or invented.


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Question Card 2 (Becquerel)

cost: 4 neutron points

What was Becquerel’s initial intention when he was experimenting with uranium salts? What recent discovery was he trying to advance? Who had made this recent discovery?


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Question Card 1 (Becquerel)

cost: 4 neutron points

For what discovery did Becquerel win the Nobel Prize in Physics? Why was this discovery considered accidental?


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Werner Heisenberg

Physicist

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German
Awards: Nobel Prize in Physics (1932)
Influenced the creation of Quantum mechanics
Made important contributions to the research on the atomic nucleus and subatomic particles
Also was influential in planning the first nuclear plant in Germany


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Niels Bohr

Physicist

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Danish
Contributed to the understanding of atomic structure
Awards: Nobel Prize in Physics (1922)
Contributed to understanding quantum theory
Discovered that electrons behave like waves and not like particles


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Dmitri Mendeleev

Physicist, Chemist

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Russian
Awards: Davy Medal (1882), ForMemRS (1892)
Helped formulate the periodic table
One of the first to discover that some atoms of the same element could have different weights-being isotopes


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