Module I Quiz No. 1 Superstitious Or Scientific

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A. Directions: Identify if the following belief is superstitious or scientific. Click the box of the correct answer.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 

    To see a black butterfly means a relative or someone you know will pass away.

    • A.

      Scientific

    • B.

      Superstitious

    Correct Answer
    B. Superstitious
    Explanation
    It has no scientific basis.

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  • 2. 

    Those who suffer from sore throat may gargle warm salt water.

    • A.

      Scientific

    • B.

      Superstitious

    Correct Answer
    A. Scientific
    Explanation
    Salt draws out the water in the throat that eventually kills the bacteria by lack of moisture.

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  • 3. 

    When cooking beef, add the sap or dagta of an unripe papaya to the broth to make the beef tender.

    • A.

      Scientific

    • B.

      Superstitious

    Correct Answer
    A. Scientific
    Explanation
    The papaya sap has papase, an enzyme that breaks bonds in muscle fibers that act as a beef tenderizer.

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  • 4. 

    Wearing the wedding gown the day before the wedding gives bad luck.

    • A.

      Scientific

    • B.

      Superstitious

    Correct Answer
    B. Superstitious
    Explanation
    It has no scientific basis.

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  • 5. 

    A black cat crossing the street is a sign that the driver will meet an accident.

    • A.

      Scientific

    • B.

      Superstitious

    Correct Answer
    B. Superstitious
    Explanation
    It has no scientific basis.

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  • 6. 

    It is difficult to catch fish during full moon.

    • A.

      Scientific

    • B.

      Superstitious

    Correct Answer
    A. Scientific
    Explanation
    The fishes are scattered in the sea during full moon. If it is dark, the fish will group and follow the boat’s light so they become easy to catch.

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  • 7. 

    Duwende, kapre, aswang, maligno, tiyanak and other evil creatures appears during full moon.

    • A.

      Scientific

    • B.

      Superstitious

    Correct Answer
    B. Superstitious
    Explanation
    It has no scientific basis.

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  • 8. 

    Heavy rains and storm indicates that God is angry.

    • A.

      Scientific

    • B.

      Superstitious

    Correct Answer
    B. Superstitious
    Explanation
    It has no scientific basis.

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  • 9. 

    Sweeping the floor during the night will swipe away good fortune.

    • A.

      Scientific

    • B.

      Superstitious

    Correct Answer
    B. Superstitious
    Explanation
    It has no scientific basis.

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  • 10. 

    Fallen spoon indicates there is a female visitor coming.

    • A.

      Scientific

    • B.

      Superstitious

    Correct Answer
    B. Superstitious
    Explanation
    It has no scientific basis.

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