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Science Quiz #238

Science and Nature Quiz for 7 August 2013

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What branch of medicine deals with the cause, origin and nature of disease?

A
Dermatology
B
Psychology
C
Pathology
D
Cardiology
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2

What is the name of a calculating machine that originally consisted of beans or stones moved in grooves in sand or on tablets of wood, stone, or metal?

A
Abacus
B
Slide rule
C
Chisanbop
D
Difference engine
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3

What is a group of rooks called?

A
Pride
B
Parliament
C
Population
D
Committee meeting
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4

If after spending 10% of your money, you have $180 left, how much did you start with?

A
$200
B
$1,800
C
$198
D
$400
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5

What is the branch of medicine dealing with the skin and its diseases?

A
Dermatology
B
Iridology
C
Horology
D
Epidemiology
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6

What is the name for a natural satellite that orbits a planet?

A
Moon
B
Townshend
C
Entwhistle
D
Daltry
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7

What is a marlin?

A
Wizard
B
Fish
C
Reptile
D
Large oven
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