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Science Quiz #318

Science and Nature Quiz for 18 February 2015

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1

Which of these is used to measure electric current?

A
Galvanometer
B
Anemometer
C
Metronome
D
Cyclotron
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2

What is not a quality which characterises a millipede and distinguishes it from a centipede?

A
Fast moving
B
Having 4 legs on most segments of its body
C
Primarily vegetarian
D
Relatively inflexible arthropod
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3

What is "Hyperidosis"?

A
Hiccups
B
Shortness of breath
C
Excessive blood / alcohol level
D
Excessive sweat secretion
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4

What is a cyclamen?

A
Plant
B
Personal transport for two
C
One orbit of the earth around the sun
D
A service park on the Tour De France
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5

Which of these is a type of extinct cow?

A
Aurochs
B
Manatee
C
Moa
D
Dodo
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6

What is the overall subject of the sentence "UTC replaced GMT in most places in the world on 1 January 1972"?

A
The use of weedkillers and defoliants
B
Military weapons
C
Television broadcasting systems
D
Time zones
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7

What is a keloid?

A
A bump on the head
B
A bone in the human finger
C
A type of cancerous growth
D
An overgrowth of scar tissue
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