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 - What is El Nino?

3 - Which of these is heavier ?

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

5 - Who discovered Charon, the satellite of Pluto?

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

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

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

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

10 - Who created the periodic table of the elements?

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

12 - Brass is an alloy of which two metals?

13 - Who developed the laws of electromagnetic induction?

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

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

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

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

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

19 - What is a prion?

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