Science Crime Busters

7 Questions
Science Crime Busters

The following quiz is over the rules for the 2008-09 Science Olympiad event "Science Crime Busters. "You have 20 minutes to complete this quiz!Good Luck!

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Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    • A. 

      One 8.5 x 11 sheet of paper with printed, from a copier or computer printer, notes.

    • B. 

      One 8.5 x 11 sheet of paper with hand written notes on either or both sides.

    • C. 

      One 8.5 x 11 sheet of paper with hand written notes that can only be written on ONE side, not both.

    • D. 

      One 9.5 x 10 sheet of paper with hand written notes on either or both sides.

  • 2. 
    What WON'T the SUPERVISOR provide for you during the event?
    • A. 

      Iodine

    • B. 

      HCL

    • C. 

      Chromatography Materials

    • D. 

      Distilled Water

    • E. 

      PH Paper

  • 3. 
    What WON'T the SUPERVISOR provide for you during the event?
    • A. 

      Candle

    • B. 

      Matches

    • C. 

      Microscope

    • D. 

      Calculator

    • E. 

      Magnet

  • 4. 
    At REGIONALS, how may Paper Chromatography samples will be required?
    • A. 

      One

    • B. 

      One or Two

    • C. 

      Two

    • D. 

      Two or Three

    • E. 

      Three

  • 5. 
    Safety Requirements:  What must students wear to the event?
    • A. 

      Pants or skirts that cover the legs to the ankles. A lab coat or apron that reaches below the knees. Closed toed shoes. OHSA-approved splash goggles.

    • B. 

      Pants or skirts that cover the legs to the knee. A lab coat or apron that reaches below the knee. Closed toed shoes. OHSA-approved splash goggles.

    • C. 

      Pants or skirts that cover the legs to the ankles. A lab coat or apron that reaches below the waist. Closed toed shoes. OHSA-approved splash goggles.

    • D. 

      Pants or skirts that cover the legs to the ankles. A lab coat or apron that reaches below the knees. Open toed shoes. OHSA-approved splash goggles.

    • E. 

      Pants or skirts that cover the legs to the ankles. A lab coat or apron that reaches below the knees. Closed toed shoes. Any type of splash goggles.

  • 6. 
    For this event, students "may" bring (YOU WILL BRING THEM...NO QUESTIONS ASKED) items to help you. Some of the items you "may" bring are: Small containers or Reaction plates Something for scooping Forceps or Tweezers Writing instruments A pencil (for chromotagraphy) Paper Towel Microscope Slide and Cover Slips List one other item that you "may" bring to help you run your tests for this event.
  • 7. 
    The scoring for this event is based on five different sections, each is assigned a percentage of the tests value.The following sections are used for this test:- Qualitative Analysis- Polymer Testing/Natural and Man-made Substances- Paper Chromatography- Crime Scene Physical Evidence- AnalysisWhich section is worth the most (has the highest percentage of worth)?
    • A. 

      Qualitative Analysis

    • B. 

      Polymer Testing/Natural and Man-made Substances

    • C. 

      Paper Chromatography

    • D. 

      Crime Scene Physical Evidence

    • E. 

      Analysis