Nobel Prize in Chemistry – Trivia

  • Author: ChemViews Magazine
  • Published Date: 02 October 2018
  • Copyright: Wiley-VCH Verlag GmbH & Co. KGaA
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The Nobel Prize in Chemistry will be announced tomorrow. How much do you know about the Nobel Prize? Find out with this quiz:


Question 1 Nobel Prize Trivia

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109 Nobel Prizes in Chemistry have been awarded so far (2018). It was not awarded on eight occasions.




Question 2 Nobel Prize Trivia

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The Nobel Prizein Chemistry has been awarded to 178 Laureates. As one person has been awarded twice, this means 177 individuals.




Question 3 Nobel Prize Trivia

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Frederick Sanger received the Nobel Prize in Chemistry in 1958 for his work on the structure of insulin and again in 1980 for the determination of base sequences in nucleic acids.




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Frédéric Joliot was 35 years old when he was awarded the Chemistry Prize in 1935, together with his wife, Irène Joliot-Curie.




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Marie Curie, Irene Joliot-Curie, Dorothy Crowfoot Hodgkin, and Ada Yonath.




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Question 8 Nobel Prize

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A goddess representing nature.



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