Daily Quizzes Daily

Our daily general knowledge quiz

Quiz Archive Archive

A complete history of our quiz challenges

By Subject Subjects

Choose from seven quiz categories

Personalised Personalised

Build a quiz by subject and difficulty

Science Quiz #452

Science and Nature Quiz for 13 September 2017

A new science quiz is available each week. Try our daily general knowledge quiz or work through our archive of daily and themed quizzes.

0 out of ?
1

What powered the first known automobile on British roads?

A
Petrol
B
Steam
C
Diesel
D
Electricity
Select from the options above.
2

Which of these is a type of melon?

A
Piccolo
B
Canterbury
C
Cantaloupe
D
Francois
Select from the options above.
3

Which endangered large sea duck winters over exclusively in polynyas in the Arctic?

A
Common merganser
B
Barrow's goldeneye
C
White-winged scoter
D
Spectacled Eider
Select from the options above.
4

What does MIX in Roman numerals mean?

A
A computer
B
Crossbreeding
C
1009
D
1900
Select from the options above.
5

What is a "cere" in relation to a bird?

A
The longest wing feather
B
A waxy structure at the base of the bill
C
Toenail
D
A quiff of feathers above the eye
Select from the options above.
6

What economic theory was originated by Major C H Douglas?

A
Capitalism
B
Communism
C
Social Credit
D
Quantum economy
Select from the options above.
7

What did Christian Huygens devise in 1657?

A
Spinning jenny
B
Pendulum clock
C
Chronometer
D
Stethoscope
Select from the options above.
0%
There are 0 questions in this quiz.
You've completed 0 questions.
You've answered 0 questions correctly.
You've answered 0 questions incorrectly.