Trivia Quiz: Do You Know Everything About Archimedes?

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Trivia Quiz: Do You Know Everything About Archimedes?

Trivia Quiz: Do you know everything about Archimedes? Did you know that he invented the sciences of mechanics and hydrostatics and also discovered the laws of levers and pulleys? Well, do take up the quiz below and get to see if you do know the father of mathematics and his achievements as much as you claim to. All the best!


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Archimedes invented the law of:
    • A. 

      Sinking

    • B. 

      Death

    • C. 

      Flotation

    • D. 

      Thermodynamics

  • 2. 
    He is generally considered as the mathematician of:
    • A. 

      Mystery

    • B. 

      Constellations

    • C. 

      Galaxies

    • D. 

      Antiquity

  • 3. 
    Archimedes was born in:
    • A. 

      500 AD

    • B. 

      456 BC

    • C. 

      289 AD

    • D. 

      287 BC

  • 4. 
    One of these is not a field Archimedes was involved in:
    • A. 

      Biology

    • B. 

      Mathematics

    • C. 

      Physics

    • D. 

      Astronomy

  • 5. 
    Archimedes lived for how many years?
    • A. 

      89 years

    • B. 

      94 years

    • C. 

      53 years

    • D. 

      75 years

  • 6. 
    A machine invented by Archimedes used for transferring water from a low-lying body of water into irrigation ditches is called?
    • A. 

      Pulley

    • B. 

      Pipe

    • C. 

      Hydraulic Screw

    • D. 

      Archimedes Conduit

  • 7. 
    Archimedes died by:
    • A. 

      Suicide

    • B. 

      Murder

    • C. 

      Assassination

    • D. 

      Poisoning

  • 8. 
    Archimedes discovered the Archimedes principle when he was:
    • A. 

      Cooking

    • B. 

      Sleeping

    • C. 

      Studying

    • D. 

      Taking his bath

  • 9. 
    Archimedes was well known as a:
    • A. 

      Physicist

    • B. 

      Astronomer

    • C. 

      Mathematician

    • D. 

      Scientist

  • 10. 
    Where was Archimedes born?
    • A. 

      Rome

    • B. 

      Cyprus

    • C. 

      Syria

    • D. 

      Syracuse