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 TOTAL QUESTIONS: 14 
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Sample Questions
CS Sample Quiz for 8th - 12th Grade Students
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1. Deoxyribonucleic Acid is better known as
  A. DNA
  B. REM
  C. DHT
  D. RNA

2. Enter letter ( X's appear next to used answers )  
 

 
  1.

le sac à dos

  A.

ballpoint pen

 
  2.

l'horaire

  B.

schedule

 
  3.

la règle

  C.

eraser

 
  4.

la gomme

  D.

backpack

 
  5.

le stylo-bille

  E.

ruler

 
  6.

l'agrafeuse

  F.

stapler

 

3. Enter letter ( X's appear next to used answers )  
 

 
  1.

brusque

  A.

to drain of color; to become pale

 
  2.

brandish

  B.

to grow rapidly

 
  3.

burgeon

  C.

overly common; worn out from overuse; cliched

 
  4.

banal

  D.

rough and abrupt in manner or speech

 
  5.

blanch

  E.

to shake or wave in a threatening manner

 
  6.

bombastic

  F.

pretentious, inflated speech or writing

 

4.

Jake was known for being _____; everyone enjoyed his company.

  A.

ameliorate

  B.

arduous

  C.

affiant

  D.

affable


5.

The elements in a period or row have very similar properties.

   TRUE
   FALSE

6.

The first law of thermodynamics is:

  A.

KE = 1/2*mv2

  B.

E = mc2

  C.

Energy can be transferred and transformed, but cannot be created or destroyed.

  D.

Every energy transfer or transformation increases the disorderliness (entropy) of the universe.


7.

A scientist who studies classification is called a:

  A.

Classificationist

  B.

Biologist

  C.

Botanist

  D.

Taxonomist


8.

Vienna, the capital of Austria, is on the Rhine River.

   TRUE
   FALSE

9.

Nosce te ipsum

  A.

Become thyself

  B.

Know yourself

  C.

Know who you are

  D.

Be thyself

  E.

Know thyself


10.

A box contains 5 red chips, 8 green chips, and 7 blue chips.

What is the probability that a green chip will be drawn in the first draw?  __/__

 

11.

Human cells have _______ chromosomes.

(Answer is a numeral.)

 

12. Which expression is true for this data set? 15, 18, 13, 15, 16, 14
  A. median = mode
  B. mean < mode
  C. median > mode
  D. median = mean

13.

A theory is true all the time, whereas a law can change repeatedly.

   TRUE
   FALSE

14.

President Theodore Roosevelt served two terms as president from _____ to _____.

  A.

1888-1906

  B.

1901-1909

  C.

1910-1918

  D.

1880-1888