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Science Quiz #114

Science and Nature Quiz for 23 March 2011

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1

What is the product of a score and a baker's dozen?

Note: This question was updated in October 2015
A
260
B
130
C
240
D
33
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2

The Spicebush Swallowtail, Small White, Common Jezebel, Karner Blue, Red Pierrot and Duke of Burgundy are varieties of what?

A
Rose
B
Cow
C
Butterfly
D
Deer
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3

What word is used in linguistics and science to describe distinct concepts?

A
Paradiddle
B
Paradox
C
Parasol
D
Paradigm
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4

Which of these words means "a morbid craving for alcoholic stimulants"?

A
Dipsomania
B
Diphtheria
C
Diplodocus
D
Determinism
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5

What is the medical term for a jawbone?

A
Terrible
B
Tangible
C
Mandible
D
Manticore
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6

What term was coined by Alfred Maury for the transitional state between wakefulness and sleep?

A
Napping
B
Somnambulism
C
Hypnosis
D
Hypnagogia
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7

What is a young swan called?

A
Duckling
B
Gosling
C
Cygnet
D
Chicken
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