Normal Science & Technology Quiz


1 - What are the 4 Galilean Satellites?

2 - Brass is an alloy of which two metals?

3 - Who allegedly invented a mechanism where a pipe fitted in spiral inside a tube will raise water or grain when turned?

4 - Who first observed the moons of Jupiter?

5 - Which of these was NOT the name of a US Spacecraft?

6 - How many more times heavier is the Sun than the Earth?

7 - What element has "H" for symbol?

8 - To which country does the .ie domain suffix belong?

9 - In the English system of measurement, what was the original value of a yard? (it is now 36 inches)

10 - Euclid's 'The Elements' is a book about what?

11 - For what accomplishment did Einstein receive a Physic Nobel Prize?

12 - What is a micro-kernel?

13 - Who discovered Charon, the satellite of Pluto?

14 - Which of these is a star?

15 - Richard Feynman is a famous:

16 - Which of these is a self propagating, self replicating computer program?

17 - Roughtly how long ago did the Sun form?

18 - What is a prion?

19 - How was the length of a meter originally defined?

20 - What are currently the two ways to achieve temperature and pressure required to initiate nuclear fusion?