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Quiz 8

Quiz 8 Questions

  1. A stroboscope is: (a) a device for measuring the speed of flashing lights (b) a telescope for viewing dark objects (c) a device that helps take photos of fast-moving objects.
  2. Which two Australian animals are the only living monotremes?
  3. We get seasick because of mixed messages from two of our organs. Which two?
  4. Fullerenes, graphite and diamonds are allotropes (distinct forms) of which element?
  5. Ethanol-blended petrol sold in Australia can contain up to what percentage of ethanol?

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Quiz 6

Quiz 6 Questions

  1. What is phosphene? a. Seeing bright lights and stars when you rub your eyes b. the scientific name for native bird saliva c. a strong chemical which removes bath mould d. a flavouring in ice-cream
  2. How many times does the average human’s heart beat a day?
  3. Which one do we know more about; the surface of the moon or the bottom of the ocean?
  4. How many lenses do dragonflies have in each eye? a. 3 b. 3,000 c. 300,000
  5. What is Australia’s largest butterfly?

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