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Science Quiz #531

Science and Nature Quiz for 20 March 2019

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1

Which of these colours does not appear on a purple finch?

A
Purple
B
Brown
C
White
D
Red
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2

How many claws does a cat have?

A
16
B
20
C
18
D
22
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3

What was the name of Sir Fred Hoyle’s theory, an alternative to the Big Bang, that said that there was continuous creation of matter between galaxies, so that as galaxies get further apart, new ones develop between them?

A
Little bang
B
Steady state
C
Whimper
D
River
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4

Which of these is a flightless bird?

A
Cassandra
B
Cassowary
C
Casserole
D
Comrade
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5

What is the lowest number that is both the square of one integer and the cube of another?

A
1
B
729
C
64
D
4096
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6

Digitalis is a genus of about 20 species of herbaceous perennials, shrubs, and biennials that are commonly called … ?

A
Hyacinth
B
Deadly nightshade
C
Hemlock
D
Foxglove
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7

What is the name for radiations of a wavelength longer than and immediately next to the visible spectrum?

A
X Rays
B
Ultra violet
C
Rainbow
D
Infra red
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