The Big Quiz On Easy Science

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  • 1. 
    The science term "sunrise" is best defined as which of these?
    • A. 

      Studies Ocean Plants And Animals

    • B. 

      The Periodic Rising And Falling Of The Earth's Oceans And Atmosphere

    • C. 

      Magnetic Resonance Imaging

    • D. 

      Daily Appearance Of The Sun On The Eastern Horizon

  • 2. 
    The science term "translucent" is best defined as which of these?
    • A. 

      Specializes In Soil And Crops

    • B. 

      Electrons Emitted From The Surface Of A Cathode

    • C. 

      Not Transparent, But Clear Enough To Allow Light To Pass Through

    • D. 

      Smallest Of The Body's Blood Vessels

  • 3. 
    The science term "tropics" is best defined as which of these?
    • A. 

      Nearby Objects To Seem Blurry While Faraway Objects Are Clearer

    • B. 

      The Region Of The Earth Located Between The Tropic Of Cancer And The Tropic Of Capricorn

    • C. 

      Keep And Protect From Harm, Loss, Or Change

    • D. 

      Ground Water That Is Under Pressure When Tapped By A Well

  • 4. 
    The science term "tropical storm" is best defined as which of these?
    • A. 

      One-Thousandth Of A Gram

    • B. 

      Organization Of Petroleum Exporting Countries

    • C. 

      Tropical Cyclone With Sustained Surface Winds Are From 39 To 73 Mph

    • D. 

      Energy From The Internal Heat Of The Earth

  • 5. 
    The science term "turbulence" is best defined as which of these?
    • A. 

      The Irregular And Instantaneous Motions Of Air

    • B. 

      Top Of The Ocean, Where The Water Meets The Atmosphere

    • C. 

      66 Feet Or One-Tenth Of A Furlong In Length

    • D. 

      Type Of Rock Containing Organic Matter That Produces Large Amounts Of Oil When Heated

  • 6. 
    The science term "twister" is best defined as which of these?
    • A. 

      Meat Eaters

    • B. 

      Animal Life

    • C. 

      Slang Term For Tornado

    • D. 

      The Smallest Unit Of Information That A Computer Can Work With

  • 7. 
    The science term "updraft" is best defined as which of these?
    • A. 

      A Small Scale Current Of Air With Vertical Motion

    • B. 

      An Extremely Dry Climate

    • C. 

      A Wind That Blows From One Direction More Frequently Than Any Other

    • D. 

      Heat And Light Radiated From The Sun

  • 8. 
    The science term "waterspout" is best defined as which of these?
    • A. 

      Water Of A Quality Suitable For Drinking

    • B. 

      Large Group Aquatic Plants

    • C. 

      A Small, Weak Tornado

    • D. 

      Angular Distance North Or South Of The Equator

  • 9. 
    The science term "whiteout" is best defined as which of these?
    • A. 

      When Visibility Is Near Zero Due To Blizzard Conditions

    • B. 

      Opposite To Ordinary Matter

    • C. 

      Studies The Spread Of Diseases

    • D. 

      Scattering Of An Electromagnetic Wave As Light

  • 10. 
    The science term "thunder" is best defined as which of these?
    • A. 

      5,880,000,000,000 Miles, The Distance Light Travels In A Vacuum In A Year

    • B. 

      Sound Emitted By Rapidly Expanding Gases Along The Channel Of Lightning

    • C. 

      Angular Distance North Or South Of The Equator

    • D. 

      A Quantitative Limit On The Emission Of A Potentially Toxic Substance From A Source

  • 11. 
    The science term "magnum" is best defined as which of these?
    • A. 

      Two-Quart Bottle

    • B. 

      Formed After A Supernova Explodes And Shrinks

    • C. 

      A Character Encoding Scheme Used By Many Computers

    • D. 

      Well-Defined Cloud Mass That Can Be Observed At A Distance

  • 12. 
    The science term "hand" is best defined as which of these?
    • A. 

      The Height Above Sea Level

    • B. 

      Potential Cancer-Causing Agents In The Environment

    • C. 

      Transfer Of Heat Through A Substance By Molecular Action

    • D. 

      4 Inches Or 10.16 Cm. Used For Measuring The Height Of Horses

  • 13. 
    What is the best definition of the word "bolt"?
    • A. 

      Extremely Large Exploding Star

    • B. 

      Matter That Flows Easily And Takes On The Shape Of The Container Which Holds It

    • C. 

      40 Yards, Used For Measuring Cloth

    • D. 

      Study Of Creating A Computer That Can Think Like A Human

  • 14. 
    What is the best definition of the word "acre"?
    • A. 

      An Area Of 43,560 Square Feet

    • B. 

      Movement Of Heat From One Place To Another

    • C. 

      A Small, Weak Tornado

    • D. 

      Unit Of Illumination Equal To The Direct Illumination On A Surface

  • 15. 
    The definition of "complete rotation of the earth in relation to the sun" best fits which science term?
    • A. 

      Clinical Trials

    • B. 

      Rotation

    • C. 

      Flatulence

    • D. 

      Solar Day

  • 16. 
    The science term "silica" is best defined as which of these?
    • A. 

      Hydrocarbon Gas Found In The Earth Along With Natural Gas And Oil

    • B. 

      Chemical Combination Of Silicon And Oxygen

    • C. 

      A Tank Used To Detain Domestic Wastes

    • D. 

      An Instrument Used For Measuring Temperature

  • 17. 
    The science term "EER (Energy Efficiency Ratio)" is best defined as which of these?
    • A. 

      Tropical Cyclone With Sustained Winds Of 74mph In Western North Pacific Ocean

    • B. 

      Electrons Emitted From The Surface Of A Cathode

    • C. 

      Sudden Significant Increase In Or Rapid Fluctuations Of Wind Speed

    • D. 

      The Ratio Of Cooling Capacity Of An Air Conditioning

  • 18. 
    The science term "syncrude" is best defined as which of these?
    • A. 

      Science Of Raising Plants And/Or Animals For Useful Products

    • B. 

      Synthetic Crude Oil Made From Coal Of From Oil Shale

    • C. 

      Risk Of Exposure To Harmful Bacteria, Viruses, Or Other Dangerous Risk Of Exposure To Harmful Bacteria, Viruses, Or Other Dangerous Biological Agents

    • D. 

      Main Structural Molecule In Hair And Nails

  • 19. 
    The science term "density" is best defined as which of these?
    • A. 

      Machine Capable Of Performing Tasks Automatically

    • B. 

      Physical Substance Having Mass And Occupying Space

    • C. 

      The Ratio Of The Mass Of A Substance To The Volume It Occupies

    • D. 

      Something Acquired While The Individual Was Developing In The Uterus

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