General Science 5 - Answers

Published: Wednesday 29th July 2015
  1. In technology what does the abbreviation VOIP mean? Voice Over Internet Protocol.
  2. What is the young of a hare called? Leveret.
  3. What is the common name for the chemical Hydrated Magnesium Sulphate? Epsom Salts.
  4. Which element has the lowest atomic number? Hydrogen.
  5. What is the boiling point of water on the Kelvin scale of temperature? 373 K.
  6. What is the common name for the bear Ursus `maritimus? Polar Bear.
  7. How many sides does an octagon have? Eight.
  8. What number represents neutral on the pH scale? Seven.
  9. Where in the human body would you find the lunula? Fingernails.
  10. Which sea bird has the widest wingspan? Albatross.
  11. What is the chemical name for Laughing Gas? Nitrous Oxide.
  12. What does a barometer measure? Atmospheric pressure.
  13. The leaves from which tree form the basic diet of koalas? Eucalyptus.
  14. What is the usual colour of copper sulphate solution? Blue.
  15. What is the collective name for a group of frogs? An Army.
  16. Which agricultural implement was invented by Jethro Tull? Seed drill.
  17. What is pencil lead generally made of? Graphite.
  18. What is the scientific name for the knee cap? Patella.
  19. What animals live in an apiary? Bees.
  20. Which chemical element has the symbol Sb? Antimony.

One Comment

  1. john "dog" says:

    good quizzes, I do them for my local, loads of cryptic questions if you want any, not computer au fai so if you do, not sure how to send them, gratis by the way. Dog

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