Which Female Scientist Are You?

Zoe Samuel

What's the most productive era of science?

What's your scientific field?

What scientist do you admire?

What benefit did your science have?

Who got credit for your work?

Do people see your field as a man's field, even now?

What do you wear to do science?

Have people heard of your invention?

Who do you want to help?

What do people not understand about your invention or discovery?

What did your invention replace?

Are you more of the discovering than the inventing kind?

What's your personal reputation?

Would you give up true love for science?

Would you give your life in the pursuit of knowledge?

Where are you from?

Are you patriotic?

Were you appropriately recognized in your time?

Are you recognized sufficiently now?

Did you have a nice upbringing?

What would you have been if you had limited yourself to what people expected of you?

Do you have nice colleagues?

Are you good at abstract thinking?

Are you good at practical experimentation?

How concerned with safety are you?

What's your social rank?

How good are you at re-purposing technology?

Are you adaptable?

Are you mechanically inclined?

What would you tell little girls thinking of going into science?

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About This Quiz

Though their achievements were hard-won in the face of cynical societies, women have always been at the forefront of science. Which pioneer in your field are you?

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