Normal Science & Technology Quiz


1 - Roughtly how long ago did the Sun form?

2 - Which of these is a star?

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

4 - From which country is Linus Torvalds, writer of the Linux kernel?

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

6 - What is the A380?

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

8 - What is the name of Pluto's satellite?

9 - What does the acronym ASCII stand for?

10 - Who developed the laws of electromagnetic induction?

11 - Brass is an alloy of which two metals?

12 - What is El Nino?

13 - What is the sun expected to become at the end of its life?

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

15 - What particularity of Europa is of particular interest to scientists?

16 - Which of these is not a moon of Uranus?

17 - Richard Feynman is a famous:

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

19 - Which of the following companies has not developed an 'Office suite' of programs for the Windows OS?

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