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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Part 2: Chapter 15.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. What is the children's single focus at this time?
(a) Helping their father.
(b) Staying healthy.
(d) Managing the house.
2. Why does Manya stay working as the governess with Casimir's family?
(a) She wants to convince them to approve of the marriage.
(b) She cannot find another job that pays as much.
(c) She cannot bear to be away from Casimir.
(d) The family asks her to stay to prevent scandal.
3. How does Marie look back on these years with her exhaustion and chronic worry about money?
(a) The most surprising years of her life.
(b) The most perfect years of her life.
(c) The most difficult years of her life.
(d) The worst years of her life.
4. Why was one of Manya's classmates brothers hanged?
(a) Plotting against Russia.
(b) Refusing to follow the school mistress.
(c) Speaking Polish.
(d) Teaching the girls forbidden things.
5. What does Marie discover?
(d) Gamma rays.
Short Answer Questions
1. What does Marie eat regularly?
2. Why do the Curies decide not to patent their discovery?
3. Where do the Sklodovskass now live?
4. When does Manya finish her secondary studies?
5. What does Pierre discover about radiation?
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