Quiz: Science Questions For Primary School Kids!

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Quiz: Science Questions For Primary School Kids!

What kinds of science questions would you have for primary school kids? Maybe you could ask them if they know that the Milky Way is not just a delicious chocolate bar, but it is also the name of the galaxy in which we live? What is the scientific symbol for water? Do you know the distinction between comets and asteroids? Take this quiz to see if you have what it takes to teach children about science!


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    The galaxy we live in is called the Milky Way. It is shaped approximately like:
    • A. 

      Chocolate bar

    • B. 

      A cow

    • C. 

      A squished football

    • D. 

      A flat spiral

  • 2. 
    A light year is...
    • A. 

      A one year holiday

    • B. 

      The distance light travels in one year

    • C. 

      The age of the sun

    • D. 

      Goodyear tyres made for space shuttles.

  • 3. 
    Whales are
    • A. 

      Fish

    • B. 

      Mammals

    • C. 

      Sushi

    • D. 

      Where Welsh people live

  • 4. 
    H2O is the chemical symbol for .
    • A. 

      Hot to Go

    • B. 

      Helium Oxide

    • C. 

      Water

    • D. 

      Algebra

  • 5. 
    The difference between comets and asteroids is
    • A. 

      Comets have a tail, asteroids do not

    • B. 

      Comets only come out at night

    • C. 

      Asteroids hate Dinosaurs, Comets love everything

    • D. 

      Comets are stars that move, asteroids are just space junk

  • 6. 
    • A. 

      Dog

    • B. 

      Cat

    • C. 

      Apple tree

    • D. 

      Water

  • 7. 
    • A. 

      Something heavy

    • B. 

      A force that causes objects with mass to attract one another

    • C. 

      A tasty meat flavoured sauce

    • D. 

      Something very serious

  • 8. 
    What is an ecosystem?
    • A. 

      A fuel efficient car

    • B. 

      A brand of air conditioner

    • C. 

      Plants, animals and micro-organisms living in an area functioning together with all of the non-living physical elements of the environment

    • D. 

      A scientific device used to study the environment

  • 9. 
    • A. 

      Where Santa lives

    • B. 

      The southernmost point of the Earth

    • C. 

      An Antarctic ice treat

    • D. 

      The bottom of a magnet