Normal Science & Technology Quiz


1 - How many dwarf planets are currently recognised by the International Astronomical Union in our solar system?

2 - If a car moving at a speed of 50 km/h has a kinetic energy of x, what kinetic energy will it have when moving at 100 km/h?

3 - Richard Feynman is a famous:

4 - Roughtly how long ago did the Sun form?

5 - Brass is an alloy of which two metals?

6 - How many pairs of chromosomes does a human usually have?

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

8 - What is the most abundant gas in the atmosphere?

9 - Neanderthals are named for the place where their bones were discovered, which was a:

10 - Who owns the trademark C(ompact) D(isc)?

11 - What is the most massive planet in the Solar System?

12 - Refraction is due to:

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

14 - What are the four bases found in deoxyribonucleic acid (DNA)?

15 - Who developed the laws of electromagnetic induction?

16 - Which physical law is behind the idea of a rocket engine?

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

18 - Which mathematician would you associate with the famous 'Last Theorem' in Number Theory ?

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

20 - What is El Nino?