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Quiz 19 – Round 1 – Picture Round

Picture Round 19 Picture Round PDF       1. Cavalier King Charles Spaniel “Cavalier King Charles Spaniel,” © 2008 Krysta, used under a Creative Commons Attribution license: http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/2.0/deed.en_GB 2. Afghan Hound “Afghan Hound,” © 2012 Rafa Mora Arévalo, used under a Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike license: http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/2.0/deed.en_GB 3. Pembroke Welsh Corgi “Miss Molly,” © 2009 orovillesue, used under a Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike …

Quiz 22 – Round 5 – Science and Nature

1. A squab is the name of the young of which bird? Pigeon 2. Which chemical element has the symbol Sn? Tin 3. What is the name of the process whereby solvent molecules in a solution move through a partially permeable membrane into a more concentrated solution? Osmosis 4. The ‘malleus’, ‘incus’ and ‘stapes’ are …

Quiz 24 – Round 5 – Science and Nature

1. Which chemical element has the abbreviation ‘Rn’? Radon 2. How long, to the nearest Earth year, does it take for Jupiter to orbit the sun? 12 years (11.86 years) 3. A lack of which vitamin causes the disease Beriberi? B1 (Thiamine) 4. The term ‘renal’ refers to which bodily organ? The kidney 5. What …

Quiz 25 – Round 4 – Science and Nature

The following are breeds of which type of animal? 1. Gloucestershire Old Spot Pig 2. American Cashmere Goat 3. Altenburg Trumpeter Pigeon 4. Thai Ridgeback Dog 5. Australian Shorthorn Cattle 6. Dutch Hookbill Duck 7. Flemish Giant Rabbit 8. Barbados Blackbelly Sheep 9. Devon Rex Cat 10. Rhode Island Red Chicken   Quiz 25 Round …

Quiz 26 – Round 6 – Science and Nature

This week’s science and nature round is all about chemical elements and their codes. We’ll give you an element, you give us the letter or letters that represent it as its symbol 1. Carbon C 2. Arsenic As 3. Tin Sn 4. Gold Au 5. Tungsten W 6. Polonium Po 7. Chlorine Cl 8. Manganese …

Quiz 28 – Round 3 – Science and Nature

1. Ganymede is a moon of which planet? Jupiter 2. Where in its body are a lobster’s teeth? In its stomach 3. What is the primary function of red blood cells? To carry oxygen around the body 4. Which gas is predominant in the Earth’s atmosphere? Nitrogen 5. What is a group of alligators called? …

Quiz 31 – Round 4 – Science and Nature

1. What is the boiling point of water in degrees Fahrenheit at sea level? 212°F 2. How many elements appear in the periodic table? 118 3. In which two parts of the body would you find ‘phalanges’? Hands and feet/toes and fingers (Toe and finger bones) 4. What does ‘AI’ stand for, in terms of …

Quiz 32 – Round 2 – Science and Nature

This week’s science and nature round is all about animals. 1. A leveret is the young of which animal? Hare 2. What type of animals would you mainly find at WWT Slimbridge in Gloucestershire? Birds/wildfowl (Wildfowl and Wetlands Trust) 3. What type of animal is Bagheera in ‘The Jungle Book’? Black panther 4. The Queen …