Only People Who Got Into Graduate School Will Ace This Science Quiz

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Calling all science geeks!

Find out how much you really know about science by taking this quiz and answering questions about biology, chemistry and physics.

 Jun 05, 2020

1 of 18True or False?

Dolphins are mammals.
False
True

2 of 18Pick your answer!

What is a black hole?
A space where the gravitational pull is so strong not even light can escape
A portal to another dimension
An actual hole in space

3 of 18Pick your answer!

What is the chemical formula for water?
H20
CaSiO3
NaAlO2

4 of 18Pick your answer!

What system do our lungs belong to?
The respiratory system
The nervous system
The digestive system

5 of 18Pick your answer!

What is the first element on the periodic table?
Oxygen
Hydrogen
Gold

6 of 18Pick your answer!

Which body part is part of the nervous system?
Spinal cord
Lungs
Uterus

7 of 18Pick your answer!

The hardest substance available on Earth is what?
Diamond
Limestone
Gold

8 of 18Pick your answer!

Non-stick cooking utensils are coated with what?
Iron
Black paint
Teflon

9 of 18Pick your answer!

What is NOT part of your digestive system?
Intestines
Bowel
Heart

10 of 18Pick your answer!

What color is chlorophyll?
Clear
White
Green

11 of 18Pick your answer!

What are balloons filled with?
Helium
Nitrogen
Hydrogen

12 of 18Pick your answer!

What charge does a proton have?
Positive
No charge
Negative

13 of 18Pick your answer!

Natural pearls are found in what sea creature?
Squid
Lobsters
Oysters

14 of 18Pick your answer!

What kind of animal lives half of its life in the water and half its life out of the water?
Reptile
Amphibian
Mammal

15 of 18Pick Your Answer!

Who runs SpaceX?
Elon Musk
Bill Gates
Jeff Bezos

16 of 18Pick your answer!

Oncology focuses on which disease?
Cancer
Diabetes
ALS

17 of 18Pick your answer!

What is the name of the galaxy that earth is in?
The Snickers Way Galaxy
The Milky Way Galaxy
The Spiral Galaxy

18 of 18Pick your answer!

It is the ______ gene that decides whether the baby is a boy or a girl.
mother's
father’s
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