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What Solar System bodies could one encounter in the 'Belt' between Mars and Jupiter?Asteroids
89.1%
What is the layer of gases surrounding a massive body called?Atmosphere
81.6%
Named after a person in Greek Mythology, what tendon attaches the calf muscle to the heel bone?Achilles Tendon
76.8%
At what theoretical temperature is entropy at its minimum value?Absolute Zero
71.7%
What is the time-derivative of velocity?Acceleration
68.4%
What is the surname of the French physicist after whom the SI unit for electric current is named?Ampère
62.2%
What is the thirteenth element on the Periodic Table of Elements?Aluminum
60.7%
What type of respiration is used primarily by prokaryotes in areas devoid of oxygen?Anaerobic
60.5%
What is the term for a substance used to kill or slow the growth of bacteria?Antibiotic
59.6%
What is calculated by finding the distance between the extrema of a wave?Amplitude
54.2%
Question Answer % Correct
Whose constant is used to define a mole at 6.022 x 1023 particles?Avogadro
49.4%
What eye defect in which the eye's curvature is irregular can result in blurred vision?Astigmatism
45%
Which Greek scientist has a namesake Screw, Claw, and Heat Ray?Archimedes
43.3%
What genus of Protozoa is characterized by a single large pseudopod?Amoeba
42.8%
The positron is an example of what, having the same mass but opposite electric charge as an electron?Antiparticle
33%
What kind of hydrocarbon has at least one carbon-carbon double bond?Alkene
31.8%
What animal phylum encompasses crustaceans, arachnids, and insects?Arthropoda
31.1%
What light results from the collision of energetic particles with atoms in the thermosphere?Aurora
30.9%
What is the term for a hole through which light is able to travel?Aperture
26.7%
What is the unit for one ten-billionth of a meter?Ångström
24.7%

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