Mathematics Trivia Quiz – Set 1
1. A half of a sphere is called what?
2. 1, 1, 2, 3, 5, 8 ___.
3. How many face does a cube have?
4. What is the sequence of number in which the next term is formed by adding the last two terms called?
5. What do you call a diagram used to represent sets?
6. What do you call the number when multiplied by itself gives the stated number?
7. What is a triangle with all three sides of the same length?
8. What ” N” is the symbol that stands for zero?
9. What is a triangle that has two equal sides and the angles opposite the equal sides are also equal?
10. How would you write 40 in Roman numerals?
Mathematics Trivia Quiz – Set 2
1. A hexagon is a polygon that has _____ straight sides?
2. ____ are whole numbers which will not split up into two exactly.
3. What straight line drawn from one point on the circumference of a circle through the centre to another point on the circumference of the circle is called?
4. What is half of a dozen?
5. A set which is a part of another set is called a what?
6. what is the plural of radius?
7. There are how many millions in a billion?
8. What is the name of an instrument made of rods and beads used for counting?
9. What “M’ means less or “take away”?
10. How many sides has a heptagon have?
Mathematics Trivia Quiz – Set 3
1. What is the Roman numerals for 50?
2. What is the device used for drawing and measuring angles?
3. ______ is the answer when two or more numbers are multiplied.
4. What is the ratio of the circumference of a circle to its diameter called ?
5. In mathematics, the answer to a problem is called what?
6. What is the top number of a fraction called ?
7. What is the mathematical name for a perfectly round ball?
8. What “T” is a way of covering the plane with shapes, leaving no gaps and in a repetitive pattern.
9. What is a number that has only two factor: itself and one?
10. Lines are _____, if they cross at right angles.
Science Trivia Facts
- A diamond will not dissolve in acid. The only thing that can destroy it is intense heat.
- Absolutely pure gold is so soft that it can be molded with the hands.
- An ounce of gold can be stretched into a wire 50 miles long.
- Mercury is the only metal that is liquid at room temperature.
- Natural gas has no odor. The smell is added artificially so that leaks can be detected.
- Sea water, loaded with mineral salts, weighs about a pound and a half more per cubit foot than fresh water at the same temperature.
Science Trivia Facts
- Ten per cent of the salt mined in the world each year is used to de-ice the roads in America.
- The air we breathe is 78% nitrogen, 21.5% oxygen, .5% argon and other gases.
- The Chinese were using aluminum to make things as early as 300 AD Western civilization didn’t rediscover aluminum until 1827.
- The largest gold nugget ever found weighed 172 lbs., 13 oz.
- The most abundant metal in the Earth’s crust is aluminum.
- The only rock that floats in water is pumice.
- The three most common elements in the universe are 1) hydrogen; 2) helium; 3) oxygen.