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Radioactive!

ISBN-10: 161620415X
ISBN-13: 9781616204150
Author: Conkling, Winifred
Interest Level: 7-12
Publisher: Workman

Publication Date: January 2016

Copyright: 2016

Page Count: 176


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$13.46
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Interest Level

Grades 7-12

Reading Level

Guided Reading: Z+
Lexile: 1160L
Accelerated Reader Level: 9.2
Accelerated Reader Points: 9.0

BISAC Subjects

YOUNG ADULT NONFICTION / Biography & Autobiography / Science & Technology *

YOUNG ADULT NONFICTION / Biography & Autobiography / Women *

YOUNG ADULT NONFICTION / History / Europe *

Description
Shares the lesser-known story of how the daughter of Marie and Pierre Curie, assisted by her husband Frederic Joliot, discovered artificial radioactivity and won a Nobel Prize in spite of being denied an advanced education, inspiring physicist Lise Meitner to make a vital discovery about nuclear fission. Simultaneous eBook.