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Peter Gruenberg Quiz

1. When did Peter Gruenberg win Nobel Prize for Physics?

2. When was Peter Gruenberg born?

3. Where was Peter Gruenberg born?

4. Where did Peter Gruenberg attend gymnasium?

5. Which university in Frankfurt did Peter Gruenberg attend?

6. From which university did Peter Gruenberg get his diploma in physics and Ph.D.?

7. In which year did Peter Gruenberg marry Helma Prause?

8. Where did Peter Gruenberg do his postdoctoral work?

9. Where did Peter Gruenberg work in 1972-2004?

10. For what did Peter Gruenberg win Nobel Prize for Physics?

Originally posted 2018-04-17 09:58:15.

Albert Abraham Michelson Quiz

Albert Abraham Michelson

Photograph of Nobel Laureate Albert Abraham Michelson. (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

Albert Abraham Michelson Quiz Questions

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1. When did Albert Abraham Michelson win Nobel Prize for Physics?
a) 1912
b) 1907
c) 1904
d) 1916

2. When was Albert Abraham Michelson born?
a) 14 February 1856
b) 2 May 1864
c) 19 September 1848
d) 19 December 1852

3. Where was Albert Abraham Michelson born?
a) Potsdam
b) Danzig
c) Strelno
d) Krakow

4. When was Albert Abraham Michelson science instructor at the United States Naval Academy?
a) 1875-1879
b) 1880-1884
c) 1871-1874
d) 1885-1891

5. What did Albert Abraham Michelson invent?
a) Stethoscope
b) Interferometer
c) Telescope
d) Barometer

6. What did Albert Abraham Michelson measure?
a) Speed of sound
b) Depth of Ocean
c) Height of mountain
d) Velocity of light

7. For what did Albert Abraham Michelson win Nobel Prize for Physics?
a) Discovery of spontaneous radioactivity
b) Discovery of argon
c) Spectroscopic and metrological investigations
d) Development of wireless telegraphy

8. Where was Albert Abraham Michelson professor of physics in 1889-1992?
a) Clark University
b) Case School of Applied Science
c) University of Chicago
d) California Institute of Technology

9. When did Albert Abraham Michelson die?
a) 3 March 1932
b) 9 May 1931
c) 8 August 1942
d) 1 November 1936

10. Where did Albert Abraham Michelson die?
a) Pasadena
b) Heidelberg
c) Paris
d) San Francisco

Albert Abraham Michelson Quiz Questions with Answers

1. When did Albert Abraham Michelson win Nobel Prize for Physics?
b) 1907

2. When was Albert Abraham Michelson born?
d) 19 December 1852

3. Where was Albert Abraham Michelson born?
c) Strelno

4. When was Albert Abraham Michelson science instructor at the United States Naval Academy?
a) 1875-1879

5. What did Albert Abraham Michelson invent?
b) Interferometer

6. What did Albert Abraham Michelson measure?
d) Velocity of light

7. For what did Albert Abraham Michelson win Nobel Prize for Physics?
c) Spectroscopic and metrological investigations

8. Where was Albert Abraham Michelson professor of physics in 1889-1992?
a) Clark University

9. When did Albert Abraham Michelson die?
b) 9 May 1931

10. Where did Albert Abraham Michelson die?
a) Pasadena

Originally posted 2016-07-26 21:44:41.

Max Von Laue Quiz

Max Von Laue in 1929

Max Von Laue in 1929 (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

Max Von Laue Quiz Questions

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1. When did Max von Laue win Nobel Prize for Physics?
a) 1922
b) 1925
c) 1914
d) 1918

2. When was Max von Laue born?
a) 11 February 1876
b) 31 May 1886
c) 5 July 1884
d) 9 October 1879

3. Where was Max von Laue born?
a) Mulhouse
b) Pfaffendorf
c) Strasbourg
d) Munich

4. Where did Max von Laue become professor of physics in 1912?
a) Oslo University
b) Notre Dame University
c) University of Zurich
d) University of Vermont

5. What did Max von Laue suggest to act as a grating for diffraction of X-rays?
a) Gold
b) Silver
c) Diamond
d) Crystal

6. For what did Max von Laue win Nobel Prize for Physics?
a) Discovery of neutron
b) Discovery of diffraction of X-rays by crystals
c) Creation of quantum mechanics
d) Work on light diffusion

7. When did Max von Laue become director of the Institute for Theoretical Physics at the University of Berlin?
a) 1919
b) 1921
c) 1916
d) 1904

8. When did Max von Laue become director of the Max Planck Institute for Research in Physical Chemistry?
a) 1948
b) 1951
c) 1936
d) 1942

9. When did Max von Laue die?
a) 8 March 1962
b) 23 April 1960
c) 5 August 1972
d) 6 November 1968

10. Where did Max von Laue die?
a) Berlin
b) Hamburg
c) Augsburg
d) Cologne

Max Von Laue Quiz Questions with Answers

Max von Laue

Max von Laue (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

1. When did Max von Laue win Nobel Prize for Physics?
c) 1914

2. When was Max von Laue born?
d) 9 October 1879

3. Where was Max von Laue born?
b) Pfaffendorf

4. Where did Max von Laue become professor of physics in 1912?
c) University of Zurich

5. What did Max von Laue suggest to act as a grating for diffraction of X-rays?
d) Crystal

6. For what did Max von Laue win Nobel Prize for Physics?
b) Discovery of diffraction of X-rays by crystals

7. When did Max von Laue become director of the Institute for Theoretical Physics at the University of Berlin?
a) 1919

8. When did Max von Laue become director of the Max Planck Institute for Research in Physical Chemistry?
b) 1951

9. When did Max von Laue die?
b) 23 April 1960

10. Where did Max von Laue die?
a) Berlin

Originally posted 2016-07-26 21:44:32.