Francis Crick Quiz

Francis Crick in his office.

Francis Crick in his office. Behind him is a model of the human brain that he inherited from Jacob Bronowski. (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

Francis Crick Quiz Questions

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1. When did Francis Crick get Nobel Prize for Medicine?
a) 1977
b) 1948
c) 1962
d) 1959

2. When was Francis Crick born?
a) 3 March 1914
b) 8 June 1916
c) 31 August 1918
d) 12 October 1920

3. Where was Francis Crick born?
a) Southampton
b) Baskerville
c) Cardiff
d) Northampton

4. Which laboratory did Francis Crick join in 1947?
a) Strangeways Research Laboratory
b) Shockley Semiconductor Laboratory
c) Fermi National Accelerator Laboratory
d) Lyman Laboratory of Physics

5. Which college did Francis Crick attend?
a) St. Joseph’s College
b) University College
c) Trinity College
d) St. Andrew’s College

6. For what did Francis Crick win Nobel Prize?
a) Discoveries concerning the molecular structure of DNA
b) Tuberculosis research
c) Deciphering the genetic code
d) Work on dioptrics of the eye

7. When was Of Molecules and Men published?
a) 1988
b) 1966
c) 1977
d) 1999

8. When was Francis Crick professor at Salk Institute for Biological Studies?
a) 1977-2004
b) 1971-1976
c) 1964-1971
d) 1952-1964

9. When did Francis Crick die?
a) 29 February 1996
b) 5 May 2008
c) 28 July 2004
d) 3 December 2006

10. Where did Francis Crick die?
a) Versailles
b) Hamburg
c) Frankfurt
d) San Diego

Francis Crick Quiz Questions with Answers

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1. When did Francis Crick get Nobel Prize for Medicine?
c) 1962

2. When was Francis Crick born?
b) 8 June 1916

3. Where was Francis Crick born?
d) Northampton

4. Which laboratory did Francis Crick join in 1947?
a) Strangeways Research Laboratory

5. Which college did Francis Crick attend?
b) University College

6. For what did Francis Crick win Nobel Prize?
a) Discoveries concerning the molecular structure of DNA

7. When was Of Molecules and Men published?
b) 1966

8. When was Francis Crick professor at Salk Institute for Biological Studies?
a) 1977-2004

9. When did Francis Crick die?
c) 28 July 2004

10. Where did Francis Crick die?
d) San Diego

Originally posted 2016-06-13 23:57:32.

Updated: October 17, 2017 — 12:00 pm

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