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Science Trivia Quiz


Science is not limited to what happens inside the laboratory - it is what is going on around us all the time. Science is a study of everything, it is a search for knowledge about the many things that surrounds us, life for people today is very different from what it was for people 5,000 years ago, thanks to the scientist who have made discoveries in their search for knowledge and their discoveries have made our daily lives and tasks easier.

How much do you know about science? Test your general knowledge, here is a collection of three sets of general science trivia question. Scroll down to find the answers....

If you are looking for trivia quiz for a school, pub trivia or just want to have some challenges....I hope this trivia quiz will help you.... Have Fun.....


Science Trivia Quiz - Set 1

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

  1. 1. Where is the Sea of Tranquility?
    • Moon
    • Jupiter
    • Mars
  2. 2. Where in the body are alveoli to be found?
    • Kidney
    • Heart
    • Lungs
  3. 3. Where is the Islets of Langerhans located in the human body?
    • Lungs
    • Pancreas
    • Liver
  4. 4. What is the branch of Physics that deals with light and its properties?
    • Acoustics
    • Electromagnetisim
    • Optics
  5. 5. Chlorophyll is the green pigment found in the chloroplasts of plant cells.
    • True
    • False
  6. 6. The change in body form that an insect undergoes from birth to maturity is called metamorphosis.
    • False
    • True
  7. 7. What is the natural satellite of any planet?
    • Moon
    • Star
    • Meteor
  8. 8. What is the chemical symbol for gold?
    • Ge
    • Gd
    • Au
  9. 9. What is the fear of spiders called?
    • Spheksophobia
    • Scoleciphobia
    • Arachnophobia
  10. 10. Alopecia areata is a condition causing the loss of what from the body?
    • Teeth
    • Nails
    • Hair

Answer Key

  1. Moon
  2. Lungs
  3. Pancreas
  4. Optics
  5. True
  6. True
  7. Moon
  8. Au
  9. Arachnophobia
  10. Hair

Science Trivia Quiz - Set 2

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

  1. 1. What is the chemical symbol for Lead?
    • Pb
    • W
    • Ld
  2. 2. Who discovered radium?
    • Nicolaus Copernicus
    • Marie Curie
    • Louis Pasteur
  3. 3. What is the male part of the flower?
    • Ovule
    • Stamen
    • Stigma
  4. 4.What is the science of study of animal life?
    • Zoology
    • Biology
    • Physics
  5. 5. Neon, helium, krypton, xenon, radon are what kind of gases?
    • Laughing Gases
    • Noble Gases
    • Natural Gas
  6. 6. Who proposed the Theory of Evolution
    • Alexander Fleming
    • Sir Isaac Newton
    • Charles Darwin
  7. 7. Thermodynamics is the study of heat energy and ________
    • Wind
    • Work
    • Water
  8. 8.What is the branch of science that studies matter and energy?
    • Physics
    • Biology
    • Chemistry
  9. 9. Hallux is another term for what part of the body.
    • Thumb
    • Big Toe
    • Middle Finger
  10. 10. Cirrus, Stratus, Cumulus are types of what?
    • Clouds
    • Leaves
    • Soil

Answer Key

  1. Pb
  2. Marie Curie
  3. Stamen
  4. Zoology
  5. Noble Gases
  6. Charles Darwin
  7. Work
  8. Physics
  9. Big Toe
  10. Clouds

What is an atom? - Atom is the smallest particles of an element.


Science Trivia Quiz - Set 3

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

  1. 1. What is the branch of science that studies matter and energy?
    • Geology
    • Physics
    • Botany
  2. 2. What instrument measures the density of a liquid?
    • Barometer
    • Hydrometer
    • Anemometer
  3. 3. Deoxyribonucleic acid is also known as DNA..
    • True
    • False
  4. 4. A matter that has a definite volume but no fixed shape is called what?
    • Solid
    • Gas
    • Liquid
  5. 5. What instrument is used for measuring the pressure of the atmosphere?
    • Barometer
    • Ammeter
    • Manometer
  6. 6. Who discovered the law of gravitation?
    • George Boole
    • Albert Einstein
    • Sir Isaac Newton
  7. 7. Dry ice is the solid form of carbon dioxide.
    • True
    • False
  8. 8. What is the science of of sound called?
    • Kinesiology
    • Acoustics
    • Pedology
  9. 9. What is the hardest substance available on earth?
    • Gold
    • Diamond
    • Iron
  10. 10. In what unit is electric power is measured?
    • kg
    • joule
    • watts

Answer Key

  1. Physics
  2. Hydrometer
  3. True
  4. Liquid
  5. Barometer
  6. Sir Isaac Newton
  7. True
  8. Acoustics
  9. Diamond
  10. watts

Did you know . . .

Ornithology is the scientific study of birds.

Ornithology is the scientific study of birds.

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