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Science and Nature Trivia Quiz

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Science has been around a long time, archaeological record will prove that the Babylonians and Sumerian civilisation had a grasp of medicine, astronomy, mathematics and even engineering. The progress of science from then can now be seen around us.

Toasters, glass, bicycles, mobile phones, computers, cars, light bulbs and all the gadgets and machines we use everyday are the results of scientific discoveries. Our knowledge of medicines, nature, light and sound all comes from science.

Sometimes we take for granted the things that surrounds us, test how well you listen to your science teacher when you're in school or just how observant you are. Liven up you family gathering, entertain your friends, or just another way to test your wits. Try these three set of nature and science trivia quiz.

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Quiz

For each question, choose the best answer. The answer key is below.

  1. What part of the body does an orthopedic doctor treat?
    • Eyes
    • Bones
    • Muscles
  2. What is the longest and heaviest bone in the human body?
    • Femur
    • Patella
    • Clavicle
  3. What's the common name for the disease Rubella?
    • German Measles
    • Polio
    • Whooping cough
  4. What color is a polar bear's skin?
    • Gray
    • White
    • Black
  5. What element did Pierre and Marie Curie discover in 1898?
    • Nitrogen
    • Radium
    • Oxygen
  6. What does MRI stands for?
    • Magnetic radiation imaging
    • Magnetic radio image
    • Magnetic resonance imaging
  7. What prevents the earth's atmosphere from drifting into space?
    • Velocity
    • Gravity
    • Air
  8. How many wings does a butterfly have?
    • Two
    • Four
    • Six
  9. What are class as the biological class "Aves"
    • Butterflies
    • Horses
    • Birds
  10. Which is the fourth planet from the Sun?
    • Mars
    • Earth
    • Venus

Answer Key

  1. Bones
  2. Femur
  3. German Measles
  4. Black
  5. Radium
  6. Magnetic resonance imaging
  7. Gravity
  8. Four
  9. Birds
  10. Mars

Interpreting Your Score

If you got between 0 and 3 correct answers: Try Again

If you got between 4 and 6 correct answers: Not Bad !!!

If you got between 7 and 8 correct answers: Well Done

If you got 9 correct answers: Excellent !!!

If you got 10 correct answers: Congratulations!!!

What is the common name for a flower's colorful corolla?

What is the common name for a flower's colorful corolla? Answer: Petals

What is the common name for a flower's colorful corolla? Answer: Petals

Science and Nature Trivia Quiz - Set 2

For each question, choose the best answer. The answer key is below.

  1. How many carats is pure gold?
    • 21
    • 24
    • 36
  2. How many bits are there in a byte?
    • Eight
    • Twelve
    • Twenty Four
  3. What valuable metal has the chemical symbol Au?
    • Silver
    • Ruby
    • Gold
  4. What is crossed with a blackberry and loganberry to produce a boysenberry?
    • Strawberry
    • Raspberry
    • Blackberry
  5. What does an ichthyologist study?
    • Skin
    • Eggs
    • Fish
  6. What land animal has the longest gestation period?
    • Tiger
    • Elephant
    • Snake
  7. What drink is made from the leaves of the camellia sinensis bush?
    • Tea
    • Coffee
    • Chocolate
  8. What is the only continent without any bee?
    • Australia
    • Africa
    • Antarctica
  9. What animal produces cashmere wool?
    • Rabbit
    • Goat
    • Sheep
  10. What is the world's oldest science?
    • Physics
    • Chemistry
    • Astronomy

Answer Key

  1. 24
  2. Eight
  3. Gold
  4. Raspberry
  5. Fish
  6. Elephant
  7. Tea
  8. Antarctica
  9. Goat
  10. Astronomy

Interpreting Your Score

If you got between 0 and 3 correct answers: Try Again!

If you got between 4 and 6 correct answers: Not Bad !

If you got between 7 and 8 correct answers: Well done

If you got 9 correct answers: Excellent!

If you got 10 correct answers: Congratulations!!

What is a tailess cat called?

Manx is a tailess cat.

Manx is a tailess cat.

Science and Nature Trivia Quiz - Set 3

For each question, choose the best answer. The answer key is below.

  1. What is the hardest bone in the human body?
    • Knee bone
    • Ribs
    • Jawbone
  2. What color is a huckleberry?
    • Blue
    • Red
    • Black
  3. What does a pluviometer measure?
    • Air pressure
    • Rainfall
    • Humidity
  4. What creature takes its name from the Australian Aboriginal words for "no drink"?
    • Dingo
    • Kangaroo
    • Koala
  5. What vitamin do sufferers from scurvy lack?
    • Vitamin A
    • Vitamin C
    • Vitamin B1
  6. What is the name for a young deer?
    • Fawn
    • Joey
    • Cub
  7. Which is known as the Red Planet?
    • Venus
    • Mars
    • Neptune
  8. What element has the atomic number 26 and the chemical symbol Fe?
    • Silver
    • Gold
    • Iron
  9. What is the main gas in the earth's atmosphere?
    • Hydrogen
    • Nitrogen
    • Carbon dioxide
  10. What direction will a field full of sunflowers face at the start of each day?
    • East
    • West
    • South
    • North

Answer Key

  1. Jawbone
  2. Blue
  3. Rainfall
  4. Koala
  5. Vitamin C
  6. Fawn
  7. Mars
  8. Iron
  9. Nitrogen
  10. East

Interpreting Your Score

If you got between 0 and 3 correct answers: Try again!

If you got between 4 and 6 correct answers: Not bad ....

If you got between 7 and 8 correct answers: Well done !!!!

If you got 9 correct answers: Excellent!!!

If you got 10 correct answers: Congratulations!!!

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H on January 07, 2013:

A WANT SOME TRIVIA!!!!

loveit on November 06, 2012:

i love the question!i am finish answering:)

mico_13 on October 16, 2012:

quality,

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nerie on September 09, 2012:

thanks ,

jay on September 05, 2012:

it is so!!easy

niccole on August 14, 2012:

i have learn more.now im ready for the science quiz bee

niccole on August 14, 2012:

cool.my brain were gonna burst up

Nard zzz on May 05, 2012:

Cool questions.. Very interesting!!!

DAVE PRECILLAS on October 30, 2011:

IT ADDS MY KNOWLEDGE ABOUT SCIENCE

lyka on October 03, 2011:

science trivia adds more info for me.it helps me in preparation for science festival

joshua on September 21, 2011:

fun quiz you got there, all 100

Skyee on August 30, 2011:

This is so great :) I enjoy answering the question ^^

MikePearl2227 on May 23, 2011:

It's very good!

David precillas on February 06, 2011:

I really enjoyed this quiz.

Yvonne L. B. from South Louisiana on February 03, 2011:

Enjoyed the quizes. Well done.

miraflor on January 17, 2011:

its nice!!!!!!!!

MM Del Rosario (author) from NSW, Australia on January 01, 2011:

Thanks samson and denise.....have a great time !!!

Denise Handlon from North Carolina on December 31, 2010:

This was a great hub. I enjoyed challenging myself and will bookmark it for later use.

Sam from Tennessee on December 31, 2010:

up & useful! Well written and challenging...