General Science Practice Test! Trivia Quiz

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General Science Quizzes & Trivia

Below is a general science practice test! Regularly testing yourself on things you have learnt gives you an idea of how much information you have retained. One of the things we learn in science are different elements and the types of reactions that occur when some of them come together. Do take up the quiz and not only refresh your memory on reactions, different elements but the human body as well.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    What makes up most of dust particles found in a house?
    • A. 

      Cotton

    • B. 

      Paper Particles

    • C. 

      Dead Skin

    • D. 

      Bug Feces

  • 2. 
    What does the term "piscivorous" mean?
    • A. 

      A Fish That Lives In Salt Water

    • B. 

      A Person Who Catches Fish

    • C. 

      A Creature That Eats Fish

    • D. 

      A Fish That Lives In Fresh Water

  • 3. 
    Alexander Fleming won the Nobel Prize for the discovery of what?
    • A. 

      Stethoscope

    • B. 

      Penicillin

    • C. 

      South America

    • D. 

      X Rays

  • 4. 
    How many chromosomes does a typical human body cell have?
    • A. 

      46

    • B. 

      23

    • C. 

      100

    • D. 

      2

  • 5. 
    In what part of the body is hair growth the fastest?
    • A. 

      Scalp

    • B. 

      Legs

    • C. 

      Chest

    • D. 

      Face

  • 6. 
    Where does the Krebs Cycle occur in humans?
    • A. 

      Lysosome

    • B. 

      Cytoplasm

    • C. 

      Golgi Bodies

    • D. 

      Mitochondrial Matrix

  • 7. 
    Which one of these activities are a part of a plant's life cycle?
    • A. 

      Driving

    • B. 

      Sprouting

    • C. 

      Writing

    • D. 

      Stringing

  • 8. 
    Which of these parts is not part of a leaf?
    • A. 

      Blade

    • B. 

      Stoma

    • C. 

      Vein

    • D. 

      Hair

  • 9. 
    Which of these planets is not one of the inner planets of our solar system?
    • A. 

      Mars

    • B. 

      Earth

    • C. 

      Saturn

    • D. 

      Mercury

  • 10. 
    Which one of these planets is the biggest in our solar system?
    • A. 

      Earth

    • B. 

      Saturn

    • C. 

      Jupiter

    • D. 

      Neptune

  • 11. 
    Which of these plant cell parts functions as a storage spot?
    • A. 

      Vacuole

    • B. 

      Nucleus

    • C. 

      Cell Membrane

    • D. 

      Cell Wall

  • 12. 
    Which of these is an example of a producer in a food chain?
    • A. 

      Mushroom

    • B. 

      Grass

    • C. 

      Great Blue Heron

    • D. 

      Rabbit

  • 13. 
    Which of these is an example of an extinct animal?
    • A. 

      Monitor Lizard

    • B. 

      Saber-Tooth Cat

    • C. 

      Rhinoceros

    • D. 

      Bald Eagle

  • 14. 
    Which one of these living things is a decomposer?
    • A. 

      Beetle

    • B. 

      Shelf Fungus

    • C. 

      Fern

    • D. 

      Grasshopper

  • 15. 
    Which of these animals is an herbivore?
    • A. 

      Black Bear

    • B. 

      Cottontail Rabbit

    • C. 

      Cheetah

    • D. 

      Red-Tailed Hawk

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