Normal Science & Technology Quiz


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

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

3 - What is the speed of light?

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

5 - What is El Nino?

6 - Who discovered Charon, the satellite of Pluto?

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

8 - What is the A380?

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

10 - Refraction is due to:

11 - Brass is an alloy of which two metals?

12 - What is the unit of energy?

13 - What is a prion?

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

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

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

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

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

19 - Who first observed the moons of Jupiter?

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