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Science Quiz #645

Science and Nature Quiz for 26 May 2021

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1

Which of these is a nickname for the kookaburra?

A
Monkey bird
B
Waltzing matilda
C
Laughing jackass
D
Billabong
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2

Which of these is most commonly found in apples?

A
Citric acid
B
Folic acid
C
Malic acid
D
Coconuts
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3

What makes soft drinks fizzy?

A
Hydrogen
B
Helium
C
Argon
D
Carbon dioxide
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4

What is the common name for Anagallis known for the opening and closing of the flowers in response to sun and weather conditions?

A
Crocus
B
Pimpernel
C
Myrtle
D
Speedwell
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5

Where are fluid catalytic cracking units likely to be used?

A
Petroleum refineries
B
Nuclear reactors
C
Milking machinery
D
In fracking
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6

Whose was the first vaccine against the pandemic disease, COVID-19, to be approved for use?

A
Gamelaya
B
Pfizer-BioNTech
C
Sinovac
D
Moderna
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7

Where is a sepal found?

A
Supporting written music for an instrumentalist
B
Between the nostrils
C
Protecting a flower in bud or supporting the opened flower
D
In the body, triggering inflammation
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