August Weismann Quiz

August Weismann

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August Weismann Quiz Questions

1. When was August Weismann born?
a) 17 January 1834
b) 18 May 1829
c) 1 August 1832
d) 21 December 1836

2. Where was August Weismann born?
a) Berlin
b) Dresden
c) Frankfurt
d) Hamburg

3. Which university did August Weismann attend?
a) Munich
b) Heidelberg
c) Cologne
d) Gottingen

4. Where did August Weismann work as a chemical assistant?
a) Giessen
b) Rostock
c) Laurenburg
d) Meeder

5. Where did August Weismann meet Marie Dorothe Gruber in 1859?
a) Genoa
b) Paris
c) London
d) Zurich

6. When did August Weismann join the medical faculty of the University of Freiburg?
a) 1850
b) 1855
c) 1863
d) 1860

7. Which theory did August Weismann propose?
a) Germ plasm
b) Somatoplasm
c) Eugenics
d) Lamarckism

8. On what did August Weismann experiment to prove that acquired characteristics are not inherited?
a) Pigeons
b) Cattle
c) Mice
d) Swans

9. When did August Weismann die?
a) 6 March 1900
b) 22 June 1904
c) 31 July 1908
d) 5 November 1914

10. Where did August Weismann die?
a) Danzig
b) Freiburg
c) Leipzig
d) Helle

August Weismann Quiz Questions with Answers

English: Weismann experiment of cutting the qu...

Weismann experiment of cutting the queue to rats Español: Experimento de Weismann sobre cortarle la cola a ratones Français : Experiment de Weismann sur couper la queue a des souris (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

1. When was August Weismann born?
a) 17 January 1834

2. Where was August Weismann born?
c) Frankfurt

3. Which university did August Weismann attend?
d) Gottingen

4. Where did August Weismann work as a chemical assistant?
b) Rostock

5. Where did August Weismann meet Marie Dorothe Gruber in 1859?
a) Genoa

6. When did August Weismann join the medical faculty of the University of Freiburg?
c) 1863

7. Which theory did August Weismann propose?
a) Germ plasm

8. On what did August Weismann experiment to prove that acquired characteristics are not inherited?
c) Mice

9. When did August Weismann die?
d) 5 November 1914

10. Where did August Weismann die?
b) Freiburg

Updated: June 7, 2016 — 10:41 am

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