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Science Quiz #261

Science and Nature Quiz for 15 January 2014

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The name given to a group of which of these is a rafter, a gobble or a flock?

A
Vampire bats
B
Kangaroos
C
Owls
D
Turkeys
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2

Which of these is a variety of cabbage introduced into England in the 16th century?

A
Carrot
B
Cauliflower
C
Parsley
D
Green pepper
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3

In medicine, what do the initials BMI stand for?

A
Bionic Machine Implants
B
Biochemical Mortuary Investigators
C
British Medical Institute
D
Body Mass Index
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4

If Andrew ran 72 miles in 16 hours, on average how many miles did he run per hour?

A
4
B
3.5
C
3
D
4.5
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5

Someone who has an abnormal fear of dogs is suffering from what?

A
Pteromechanophobia
B
Cynophobia
C
Haemophobia
D
Mysophobia
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6

What is another name for a blood clot?

A
Abrasion
B
Carcinoma
C
Bursitis
D
Thrombosis
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7

What are "Phragmites australis"?

A
A species of African mammal
B
Reeds
C
Cloud formations
D
Islands off the coast of Australia
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