546+ Science Trivia Questions

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Quiz Questions

Which insect is the closest relative to the grasshopper?
Cockroach
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What process produces a duplicate of the original cell?
Mitosis
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What kind of animal is a sea monkey?
A Saltwater Shrimp
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What is a cell that provides energy for another organism called?
Host Cell
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What is a scientist who specializes in the study of cells called?
Cytologist
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What is a plant with no internal system of tube like structures called?
Nonvascular Plant
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What is a term in Physics for a fundamental constituent of matter?
Particle
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What is a scientist who specializes in soil and crops called?
Agronomist
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How many quarks are in an electron?
None
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What organ filters blood and helps regulate salt and water levels?
Kidneys
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Who was the Clark University physicist responsible for "A Method of Reaching Extreme Altitudes"?
Robert Goddard
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What is another name for fossilized resin?
Amber
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What unit is resistance measured in?
Ohm
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To which part of physics does the Archimedes' Principle refer?
Buoyancy
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Between which two planets does the asteroid belt lie?
Mars And Jupiter
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What is the current era in the geologic time scale?
Cenozoic Era
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How many plates comprise the surface of the Earth?
Seven
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In which year did the first space shuttle launch?
1981
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How many joules make one calorie?
4.184
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What Australian marsupial is often mistaken for a monkey?
Cuscus
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What is the "disk" that encircles a black hole called?
Accretion Disk
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What "trapdoor" on your windpipe helps keep out food particles?
Epiglottis
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If you're talking about electricity, what does "DC" stand for?
Direct Current
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What is the first phase of mitosis?
Interphase
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Science Trivia

Did you know that science is defined as a systematic enterprise, which builds and organizes knowledge according to explanations and predictions about the universe? It can be traced back to Ancient Egypt and Mesopotamia around 3500 to 3000 BCE. In these science trivia questions and answers, you’ll learn more about different aspects of this topic, including the three main categorizations of biology, chemistry, and physics.


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