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1. What is the biggest planet in our solar system?

2. What is the chemical symbol for the element oxygen?


3. Another name for a tidal wave is a?
4. True or false? Dogs are herbivores.
5. What is the 7th element on the periodic table of elements?
6. What is the name of the long appendage that hangs from an elephants face?
7. True or false? DNA is the shortened form of the term Deoxyribonucleic acid?
8. The highest mountain on earth is?
9. What is the name of the closest star to the earth?
10. True or false? Frogs are cold blooded animals.
11. What is the name of the element with the chemical symbol He?
12. The fear of what animal is known as arachnophobia?
13. Pure water has a pH level of a around?
14. The molten rock that comes from a volcano after it has erupted is known as what?
15. True or false? Yogurt is produced by bacterial fermentation of milk.
16. What is the name of the part of the human skeleton which protects our brain?
17. Is the compound HCl an acid or base?
18. True or false? The fastest land animal in the world is the zebra.
19. How many bones do sharks have in their bodies?
20. What famous scientist was awarded the 1921 Nobel Prize in Physics for his work on
theoretical physics?

General Science Quiz Answers


1. Jupiter

2. O

3. Tsunami

5. Nitrogen
9. The sun
13. 7
17. An acid
(hydrochloric acid)

6. A trunk
10. True
14. Lava
18. False (it is the
cheetah)

7. True
11. Helium
15. True

4. False - They are


omnivores
8. Mount Everest
12. Spiders
16. The skull

19. 0

20. Albert Einstein

1. What is the name of the biggest part of the human brain?


2. The colored part of the human eye that controls how much light passes through the pupil is
called the?
3. What is the name of the substance that gives skin and hair its pigment?

4. The muscles found in the front of your thighs are known as what?
5. True or false? The two chambers at the bottom of your heart are called ventricles.
6. What substance are nails made of?
7. What is the human bodys biggest organ?
8. The innermost part of bones contains what?
9. True or false? An adult human body has over 500 bones.
10. How many lungs does the human body have?
11. Another name for your voice box is the?
12. The two holes in your nose are called?
13. Your tongue is home to special structures that allow you to experience tastes such as sour,
sweet, bitter and salty, what is their name?
14. The bones that make up your spine are called what?
15. The shape of DNA is known as?
16. The flow of blood through your heart and around your body is called?
17. The bones around your chest that protect organs such as the heart are called what?
18. What is the name of the long pipe that shifts food from the back of your throat down to your
stomach?
19. True or false? Your ears are important when it comes to staying balanced.
20. The outside layer of skin on the human body is called the?

Human Body Quiz Answers


1. The cerebrum
2. Iris
5. True
6. Keratin
9. False (there are 206) 10. 2
13. Taste buds
14. Vertebrae
17. Ribs
18. The esophagus

3. Melanin
7. The skin
11. Larynx
15. A double helix
19. True

1. What is the closest planet to the Sun?


2. What is the name of the 2nd biggest planet in our solar system?
3. What is the hottest planet in our solar system?
4. What planet is famous for its big red spot on it?
5. What planet is famous for the beautiful rings that surround it?
6. Can humans breathe normally in space as they can on Earth?
7. Is the sun a star or a planet?
8. Who was the first person to walk on the moon?

4. Quadriceps
8. Bone marrow
12. Nostrils
16. Circulation
20. Epidermis

9. What planet is known as the red planet?


10. What is the name of the force holding us to the Earth?
11. Have human beings ever set foot on Mars?
12. What is the name of a place that uses telescopes and other scientific equipment to research
space and astronomy?
13. What is the name of NASAs most famous space telescope?
14. Earth is located in which galaxy?
15. What is the name of the first satellite sent into space?
16. Ganymede is a moon of which planet?
17. What is the name of Saturns largest moon?
18. Olympus Mons is a large volcanic mountain on which planet?
19. Does the sun orbit the Earth?
20. Is the planet Neptune bigger than Earth?

Space Quiz Answers


1. Mercury
5. Saturn
9. Mars
13. Hubble Space
Telescope
17. Titan

2. Saturn
6. No
10. Gravity
14. The Milky Way
Galaxy
18. Mars

3. Venus
7. A star
11. No

4. Jupiter
8. Neil Armstrong
12. An observatory

15. Sputnik

16. Jupiter

19. No

20. Yes

1. What is the first element on the periodic table?


2. What is the centre of an atom called?
3. True or false? Acids have a pH level below 7.
4. What is the main gas found in the air we breathe?
5. True or false? An electron carries a positive charge.
6. Famous New Zealand scientist Ernest Rutherford was awarded a Nobel Prize in which field?
7. What is the chemical symbol for gold?
8. K is the chemical symbol for which element?
9. What orbits the nucleus of an atom?
10. At room temperature, what is the only metal that is in liquid form?
11. True or false? A neutron has no net electric charge.
12. A nuclear reaction where the nucleus of an atom splits into smaller parts is known as nuclear

fission or nuclear fusion?


13. What is H20 more commonly known as?
14. What is the third most common gas found in the air we breathe?
15. What is the name given to substances that are initially involved in a chemical reaction?
16. True or false? Bases have a pH level below 7.
17. Is sodium hydroxide (NaOH) an acid or base?
18. Atoms of the same chemical element that have different atomic mass are known as?
19. True or false? A proton carries a positive charge.
20. What is the fourth most abundant element in the universe in terms of mass?

Chemistry Quiz Answers


1. Hydrogen

2. A nucleus

3. True

5. False
9. Electrons
13. Water
17. Base

6. Chemistry
10. Mercury
14. Argon (around 1%)
18. Isotopes

7. Au
11. True
15. Reactants
19. True

4. Nitrogen (around
78%)
8. Potassium
12. Nuclear fission
16. False
20. Carbon

1. Which famous scientist introduced the idea of natural selection?


2. A person who studies biology is known as a?
3. Botany is the study of?
4. Can frogs live in salt water?
5. True or false? The common cold is caused by a virus.
6. Animals which eat both plants and other animals are known as what?
7. Bacterial infections in humans can be treated with what?
8. A single piece of coiled DNA is known as a?
9. A group of dog offspring is known as a?
10. The area of biology devoted to the study of fungi is known as?
11. What is the name of the process used by plants to convert sunlight into food?
12. The death of every member of a particular species is known as what?
13. The process of pasteurization is named after which famous French microbiologist?
14. True or false? A salamander is a warm blooded animal?
15. A change of the DNA in an organism that results in a new trait is known as a?

Biology Quiz Answers


1. Charles Darwin
4. No
7. Antibiotics
10. Mycology
13. Louis Pasteur

2. Biologist
5. True
8. Chromosome
11. Photosynthesis
14. False

3. Plants
6. Omnivores
9. Litter
12. Extinction
15. Mutation

1. When light bends as it enters a different medium the process is known as what?
2. A magnifying glass is what type of lens?
3. Electric resistance is typically measured in what units?
4. A person who studies physics is known as a?
5. Metals expand when heated and do what when cooled?
6. What is the first name of the famous scientist who gave us Newtons three laws of motion?
7. What state of the art computer technology is used to train pilots when wanting to copy the
experience of flying an aircraft?
8. Electric power is typically measured in what units?
9. The most recognized model of how the universe begun is known as the?
10. Who is the Hubble Space Telescope named after?
11. The wire inside an electric bulb is known as the what?
12. Theoretical physicist James Maxwell was born in what country?
13. Infrared light has a wavelength that is too long or short to be visible for humans?
14. What kind of eclipse do we have when the moon is between the sun and the earth?
15. True or false? Iron is attracted by magnets.
16. What is the earths primary source of energy?
17. Conductors have a high or low resistance?
18. Electric current is typically measured in what units?
19. What scientist is well known for his theory of relativity?

20. Earth is located in which galaxy?

Physics Quiz Answers


1. Refraction
5. Contract
9. Big bang
13. Long

2. Convex
6. Isaac
10. Edwin Hubble
14. A solar eclipse

3. Ohms
7. A flight simulator
11. Filament
15. True

17. Low

18. Amperes

19. Albert Einstein

4. Physicist
8. Watts
12. Scotland
16. The sun
20. The Milky Way
galaxy