Quiz Questions  Archive: Quiz #40
Set by Saskia  |  55 pts     (2017-11-05)

Or choose a week:
      Other quizzes by Saskia: #7 #15 #30 #51 #58 #68 #71 #78
 
 
1) What is Drake's equation (below) attempting to determine? (1 point) (for a bonus point, what was the most important variable, 'L'? N = R* • fp • ne • fl • fi • fc • L (2 pts)  Saskia:  2017-11-05

2) In 1881, which American president, having been shot, lived another 11 weeks by being fed via his bum? (1 pt)  Saskia:  2017-11-05

3) a) Name the 5 sections of the spine (5 pts)  Saskia:  2017-11-05

4) Name 6 dinosaurs (an additional 0.5 bonus point if you can say which period of the Mesozoic era they belonged to). (9 pts)  Saskia:  2017-11-05

5) Based on populations estimates for 2012, list the following Scottish towns and cities in order of the size of their populations: Dunfermline, Inverness, Kilmarnock, Kirkcaldy, Stirling (5 pts)  Saskia:  2017-11-05

6) Name the national anthems for the following countries a) UK b) USA c) France d) Australia e) Canada (5 pts)  Saskia:  2017-11-05

7) Which celebrities' (name either parent for a point) are responsible for giving their children these names: a) River Rocket b) North d) Apple e) Fifi Trixibelle (4 pts)  Saskia:  2017-11-05

8) There are currently 24 countries where same-sex marriage is currently legal, name 10 (for a bonus point, which of these countries was the first country in modern times to have a law providing for the marriage of same-sex couples) (11 pts)  Saskia:  2017-11-05

9) What classic book did Maurice Sendak author? (1 pt)  Saskia:  2017-11-05

10) Name the band/musician and name of the song for the 90s music videos: (12 pts)  Saskia:  2017-11-05






Quiz Answers

Click to show/hide