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Science Trivia Quiz

10 Science teasers, not too hard I hope, Plenty of time to think 40 secs 10 Questions.

 
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What is the smallest living mammal in the world?

  • Catalonian Mouse
  • Etruscan Shrew
  • Sicilian Rat
  • Tasmanian Vole

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Approximately how old is the Earth?

  • 4,500 million years
  • 45 million years
  • 450 million years
  • 45,000 million years

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What creatures have been found 6,700m up Mount Everest?

  • Rats
  • Goats
  • Bats
  • Spiders

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What speed must be attained to escape the Earth's gravity?

  • 40,000 km/h
  • 10,000 km/h
  • 5,000 km/h
  • 1,000 km/h

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What landmark did the 'Soviet Cosmos' Satellite launched in 1987 achieve?

  • The 1,000th Satellite
  • First All Plastic Satellite
  • The 2,000th Satellite
  • Highest Orbitting Satellite

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Which branch of engineering was Sir Thomas Sopwith associated with?

  • Physics
  • Aeronautics
  • Genetics
  • Mechanical

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What did carbon dating prove to be a fraud in 1988?

  • A second Mona Lisa
  • The Turin Shroud
  • Hitlers Diaries
  • The Africa Star Diamond

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Who published 'The Naked Ape' in 1967?

  • Desmond Morris
  • Chester Carlson
  • David Pearce
  • John Hill

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Which country had 200 atomic reactors in operation by 1962?

  • USSR
  • USA
  • China
  • Great Britain

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In what year did Albert Einstein die?

  • 1949
  • 1961
  • 1958
  • 1955

 

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