1. What science did
Bohr's father study?
2. What was the maiden
name of Bohr's mother?
3. What profession
did Bohr's brother Harald go on to?
4. What was the name
of the Cambridge laboratory where Rutherford replaced Thomson?
5. What scientist
caused waves with his wave equation?
6. Who discovered
the electron, naming it a "corpuscle"?
7. What pair of scientists
below were most responsible for the early formulations of quantum
8. How many siblings
did Bohr have?
9. In what year did
Bohr received the Nobel Prize?
10. Which of the
following terms is not directly associated with Bohr's work?
11. The Ekliptika
discussion group was formed primarily to discuss what field?
12. What Dutch physicist
would serve as a faithful assistant to Bohr for almost ten years?
13. In what Italian
city was the Volta Commemoration Conference held?
14. What German chemist
is credited for nuclear fission?
15. Bohr determined
that which isotope of uranium was most susceptible to fission?
16. What subject
was Bohr's doctoral thesis on?
17. What year did
Bohr received the Atoms for Peace Award?
18. With what college
was the Institute for Advanced Study affiliated?
19. In what journal
was Bohr's prize-winning undergraduate project published?
20. In what year
did Harald participate on the Danish Olympic soccer team?
21. Who won the Nobel
Prize for physics the year immediately before Bohr?
22. Bohr's work on
the surface tension of liquids extended the theories of what scientist?
23. In what city
did Bohr first meet Einstein?
24. Otto Frisch was
the nephew of which of Bohr's colleagues?
25. To what house
was the Bohr family invited to live as a symbol of Denmark's appreciation?
26. The period of
rapid developments in the 1920s is often called which of the following?
27. With what assistant
to Rutherford discover the proton and neutron?
28. Unexpected radiation
from which of the following elements led to Bohr's formulation
of the compound nucleus?
29. Where was the
central secret site for American research on the atomic bomb?
30. Bohr passed away
shortly after having suffered which of the following?
31. Which one of
the following is a duality that the principle of complementarity
sought to reconcile?
32. Who were the
first guests when the Bohr family moved into Denmark's special
33. What was one
of the elements uranium was found to have split into?
34. The uncertainty
principle asserts that the velocity of a particle cannot be simultaneously
and exactly determined without along with which of the following?
35. Who was responsible
for the exclusion principle?
36. In what year
did Germany occupy Denmark?
37. On what date
did Bohr give up fighting for international cooperation on atomic
38. What was Bohr's
older sister named?
39. What material
was Rutherford bombarding when he discovered the nucleus?
40. What journal
published Bohr's famous Trilogy of articles in 1913?
41. To what country
did Bohr first escape when he finally left Nazi-occupied Denmark?
42. In his paper
"On the Quantum Theory of Line Spectra," what did Bohr elaborate
43. What is the official
name for the Copenhagen Institute?
44. With what colleagues
did Heisenberg write his groundbreaking paper on quantum mechanics?
45. Schrödinger based
his work with wave equations on whose original ideas?
46. When Fermi thought
he might have discovered element No. ninety-three, he had actually
47. Who was Fermi's
partner in working on the chain reaction of nuclear fission?
48. How did Bohr
escape from Nazi-occupied Denmark?
49. In what city
was CERN to be established?
50. In what year
did Bohr receive his doctorate?
51. What problem
with Rutherford's atomic model did Bohr try to correct?