Women in Science: Marie Curie: Chemist and Physicist, 1st Edition

  • Valerie Bodden
  • Published By: Essential Library
  • ISBN-10: 1680786326
  • ISBN-13: 9781680786323
  • DDC: 540.92
  • Grade Level Range: 6th Grade - 12th Grade
  • 112 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2018 | Published/Released May 2019
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2018

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Women scientists have made key contributions to the pursuit of science and some of the most important discoveries of all time. In this book, learn how the Polish chemist and physicist chose to pursue a career in science and discovered radium, earning the Nobel Prize twice. Features include a timeline, a glossary, essential facts, references, websites, source notes, and an index. Aligned to Common Core Standards and correlated to state standards.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
1: Searching for Treasure.
2: Pursuing Education.
3: Paris Life.
4: Perfect Partnership.
5: The Proof is in the Pitchblende.
6: Dark Days.
7: Moving Forward.
8: War and Travels.
9: The Beauty of Science.
Essential Facts.
Additional Resources.
Source Notes.
About the Author.