Normal Science & Technology Quiz


1 - Richard Feynman is a famous:

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

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

4 - What is a prion?

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

6 - What is a micro-kernel?

7 - Who developed the laws of electromagnetic induction?

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

15 - Who created the periodic table of the elements?

16 - What element has "H" for symbol?

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

18 - What does the first Moore's law state?

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

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