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General Physics Quiz

for all you physics goers out there. 10 Questions.

 
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1

Albert Einstein won a Nobel Prize in 1921 for what?

  • Theory of Special Relativity
  • Law of Photoelectric Effect
  • Theory of General Relativity
  • Planck's Law

2

Which of these is a true name for a type of quark?

  • Unusual
  • Strange
  • Weird
  • Funny

3

Which famous physicist said ''It doesn't matter how beautiful your theory is, it doesn't matter how smart you are. If it doesn't agree with experiment, it's wrong.''

  • Albert Einstein
  • Richard Feynman
  • Niels Bohr
  • Stephen Hawking

4

What is the name of the hypothetical idea that there is more than one universe?

  • Theory of Multiple Universe's
  • Hubble's Law
  • Multiverse
  • Alternative Cosmology

5

What is the approximate speed of light?

  • 300 000 000 metres per second
  • 300 000 000 miles per second
  • 300 000 000 kilometres per second
  • 300 000 000 Parsec per second

6

What is the nearest star apart from the Sun?

  • Ceres
  • Sirius
  • Proxima Centauri
  • Deneb

7

1 Astronomical Unit (AU) is equivalent to the distance between the Sun and which other celestial body?

  • Jupiter
  • Moon
  • Andromeda Galaxy
  • Earth

8

The Chandrasekhar limit is known as the maximum mass of a stable white dwarf star. Compared to the sun's mass, what is the limit?

  • Same mass as the Sun
  • 1.2 times the mass of the Sun
  • 1.4 times the mass of the Sun
  • 1.5 times the mass of the Sun

9

In the famous Einstein equation E=mc2. what does the letter c stand for?

  • planck's constant
  • Speed of light
  • Gravity
  • hubble law

10

The radioactive chemical element Curium was named after which famous physicist?

  • Marie Curie
  • Glenn T. Seaborg
  • Edwin McMillan
  • William Gilbert

 

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