Which Female Scientist Are You?

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Zoe Samuel

5 Min Quiz

What's the most productive era of science?

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What's your scientific field?

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What scientist do you admire?

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What benefit did your science have?

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Who got credit for your work?

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

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What do you wear to do science?

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Have people heard of your invention?

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Who do you want to help?

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What do people not understand about your invention or discovery?

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What did your invention replace?

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Are you more of the discovering than the inventing kind?

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What's your personal reputation?

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Would you give up true love for science?

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Would you give your life in the pursuit of knowledge?

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Where are you from?

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Are you patriotic?

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Were you appropriately recognized in your time?

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Are you recognized sufficiently now?

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Did you have a nice upbringing?

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

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Do you have nice colleagues?

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Are you good at abstract thinking?

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Are you good at practical experimentation?

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How concerned with safety are you?

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What's your social rank?

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How good are you at re-purposing technology?

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Are you adaptable?

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Are you mechanically inclined?

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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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