# Amazing Trivia Quiz On General Science

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• 1.
Why do golf balls have dimples on them?
• A.

To Reduce Drag

• B.

To Make Them Bounce Consistently

• C.

For Appearance

• D.

To Help Them Hold Their Shape

• 2.
What does a capacitor do?
• A.

Caps Off The Flow Of Electricity

• B.

Splits The Electrical Charge Into Two Directions

• C.

Changes Current Value

• D.

Stores Electrical Charge

• 3.
The speed of light is exactly?
• A.

186,282 Miles Per Mili-Second

• B.

186,282 Miles Per Minute

• C.

186,282 Miles Per Hour

• D.

186,282 Miles Per Second

• 4.
The color of light is determined by what?
• A.

Distance It Travels

• B.

Atmospheric Conditions

• C.

Intensity Of The Power Source

• D.

Its Wavelength

• 5.
Which one of these colors is NOT part of the primary colors of light?
• A.

White

• B.

Red

• C.

Violet

• D.

Orange

• 6.
What is the difference in sound pitch that you hear from a train coming toward you as opposed to one going away from you called?
• A.

Distance Pitch Effect

• B.

Amplification Differencing Distance Effect

• C.

Doppler Effect

• D.

Distance Effect

• 7.
Which of these is the formula to convert Fahrenheit to Celsius?
• A.

C = F * 5/9

• B.

C = F * [ F / 32 ]

• C.

C = 5/9 [ F - 32 ]

• D.

C = F / 32 * 5/9

• 8.
A meter is equivalent to how many millimeters?
• A.

100

• B.

10

• C.

10,000

• D.

1,000

• 9.
A "philatelist" is a what?
• A.

Stamp Collector

• B.

Flute Player

• C.

Charitable Fellow

• D.

• 10.
What is the name for the narrow part in the middle of a standard hour glass?
• A.

Waist

• B.

Bilge

• C.

Centrafuge

• D.

Tenner

• 11.
What is the usual ounce capacity of a jigger?
• A.

One And One-Half Ounces

• B.

2 Ounces

• C.

3/4 Of An Ounce

• D.

1/2 Of An Ounce

• 12.
A pyramid with a square base has four edges at its base and a total of how many edges overall?
• A.

12

• B.

8

• C.

6

• D.

10

• 13.
What weapon did General Patton think so highly of that he claimed that it helped win the war for the U.S. during WWII?
• A.

Colt .45 Auto

• B.

Flamethrower

• C.

Pershing Tank

• D.

M1 Garand Rifle

• 14.
At what temperature does water first boil?
• A.

212 Degrees F.

• B.

1000 Degrees F.

• C.

32 Degrees F.

• D.

100 Degrees F.

• 15.
The medical term "prone" is best defined as what?
• A.

Having Symptoms

• B.

Hardening

• C.

Lying On The Stomach

• D.

Unconscious State

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