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 #580

Science and Nature Quiz for 26 February 2020

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

An orrery is a moving mechanical model of what system?

A
Solar
B
Digestive
C
Wind
D
Volcanoes
Select from the options above.
2

What measure is used to measure the warmth of a duvet?

A
Tron
B
Tog
C
Trug
D
Softie
Select from the options above.
3

A "Henry" is a basic SI unit of what?

A
Capacitance
B
Inductance
C
Resistance
D
Current
Select from the options above.
4

What is the science involved with the study, design, and manufacture of flight-capable machines, and the techniques of operating aircraft?

A
Aeronautics
B
Astrophysics
C
Acrobatics
D
Amnesiacs
Select from the options above.
5

Absolute zero is at approximately what temperature?

A
-273.3 deg C
B
-459.8 deg C
C
-549.8 deg C
D
-723.3 deg C
Select from the options above.
6

Historically, anthrax was recognised as a common industrial disease of which of these professions?

A
Electrician
B
Miner
C
Wool sorter
D
Stone mason
Select from the options above.
7

What animal, introduced to Australia in the 19th century, had a feral population there by 2010 of between 500,000 and 750,000?

A
Llama
B
Camel
C
Rabbit
D
Dingo
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.