Flying

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Flying

Are you a flying boffin? This quiz will test what you know about flight.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Every object on earth has weight. But what ​do we call the opposite force that keeps flying objects in the sky?
    • A. 

      Lift

    • B. 

      Push

    • C. 

      Buzz

    • D. 

      Kick

  • 2. 
    Only one of these animals can fly (the others glide). Which is it?
    • A. 

      Flying Squirrel

    • B. 

      Flying Fish

    • C. 

      Gecko

    • D. 

      Bat

  • 3. 
    Balloons, blimps and Zeppelins fly using buoyancy. To achieve buoyant flight an object must be?…
    • A. 

      Heavier than the air around it

    • B. 

      Lighter than the air around it

    • C. 

      More dense than the air around it

    • D. 

      Less dense than the air around it

  • 4. 
    Which part of a helicopter helps it to fly?
    • A. 

      Rotor blade

    • B. 

      Propeller

    • C. 

      Paddle

    • D. 

      Wings

  • 5. 
    Some jet planes can fly at “supersonic speed”. This means they are travelling faster than…
    • A. 

      Light

    • B. 

      Sound

    • C. 

      Hedgehogs

    • D. 

      F1 race cars