546+ Science Trivia Questions

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Quiz Questions

What device would you use to open and close a circuit?
Switch
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In what modern-day country did the dog called the Rhodesian Ridgeback originate?
South Africa
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If you're talking about electricity, what does "DC" stand for?
Direct Current
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With what process do living creatures make more of themselves?
Reproduction
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Which sea creature has an eye the size of a basketball?
The Giant Squid
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What is Gregor Mendel known to be the father of?
Genetics
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What is the common name of the chemical compound H2O?
Water
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What is a nocturnal, giraffe-like animal from the African rainforests called?
Okapi
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What makes up about 70 percent of most living things?
Water
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What sort of electricity do you get when you rub two balloons and they stick together?
Static
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What color is a Bichon Frise dog?
White
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Primarily, what color is a Samoyed dog?
White
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Where in the human body are the anvil and stirrups located?
Ear
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Which wild large cat (Panthera pardus) has a spotted coat?
Leopard
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What is the outside covering of a plant's root called?
Root Epidermis
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Where would you find the Nazca Lines?
Peru
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How many quarks are in an electron?
None
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What kind of animal is a klipspringer?
An African Antelope
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What's the term used to indicate the speed of a lens?
F-Stop
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Who was the first U.S. woman astronaut?
Sally Ride
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What satellite series was known as "fellow traveler"?
Sputnik
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What is best described as leakage out of a material or structure?
Exfiltration
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Which age is known as the "Age of Fish"?
Paleozoic Era
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What is the name for the narrow part in the middle of a standard hour glass?
Waist
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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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