Normal Science & Technology Quiz


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

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

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

4 - In the name of the disc type, what does CD stand for?

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

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

7 - If a phenomenom has a periodicity of 6 miliseconds, it has a frequency of:

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

9 - Of the following, which is the closest definition of a laser?

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

11 - What does the acronym ASCII stand for?

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

13 - Chondrites, carbonaceous chondrites, ataxites and hexahedrites are all types of what?

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

15 - Who developed the laws of electromagnetic induction?

16 - Who created the periodic table of the elements?

17 - What is El Nino?

18 - Roughtly how long ago did the Sun form?

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

20 - What are the 4 Galilean Satellites?