A "Science" Quiz that Blows It
LoL! Even the author(s) of the science quiz missed a couple questions:
1. The center of the Earth is very hot. True or false?
2. The continents have been moving their location for millions of years and will continue to move. True or false?
True that they have been moving. No one knows for how long they have been moving.
3. Does the Earth go around the sun, or does the sun go around the Earth?
The earth goes around the sun more than the sun goes around the earth.
4. All radioactivity is man-made. True or false?
5. Electrons are smaller than atoms. True or false?
6. Lasers work by focusing sound waves. True or false?
false- Light Amplification by Stimulated Emission of Radiation (fixed for Jerad)
7. The universe began with a huge explosion. True or false?
false- the big bang was a derogatory term. The event was neither big nor did it go bang. There wasn't any explosion.
8. It's the father's gene that decides whether the baby is a boy or girl. True or false?
false- it is the father's X and Y CHROMOSOME, not gene, that DETERMINES the sex
9. Antibiotics kill viruses as well as bacteria. True or false?
10. Human beings, as we know them today, developed from earlier species of animals. True or false?
It depends on what you mean by "earlier species of animal". If that is still a human then true. If that isn't a human, then false
"They" say the answers are:
Answers (% who got it correct):
1. True (84%); 2. True (83%); 3. Earth around the sun (74%); 4. False (72%); 5. True (53%); 6. False( 47%); 7. True; (39%); 8. True (63%); 9. False (51%); 10. True (48%)
Oops, both 7 & 8 are FALSE
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