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CS Sample Quiz for 8th - 12th Grade Students
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1.

Nosce te ipsum

  A.

Become thyself

  B.

Know who you are

  C.

Know thyself

  D.

Be thyself

  E.

Know yourself


2. Deoxyribonucleic Acid is better known as
  A. RNA
  B. DNA
  C. REM
  D. DHT

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

 
  1.

brusque

  A.

pretentious, inflated speech or writing

 
  2.

brandish

  B.

to shake or wave in a threatening manner

 
  3.

burgeon

  C.

overly common; worn out from overuse; cliched

 
  4.

banal

  D.

rough and abrupt in manner or speech

 
  5.

blanch

  E.

to drain of color; to become pale

 
  6.

bombastic

  F.

to grow rapidly

 

4.

The first law of thermodynamics is:

  A.

E = mc2

  B.

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

  C.

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

  D.

KE = 1/2*mv2


5.

A scientist who studies classification is called a:

  A.

Botanist

  B.

Classificationist

  C.

Taxonomist

  D.

Biologist


6.

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

  A.

arduous

  B.

affiant

  C.

affable

  D.

ameliorate


7.

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

   TRUE
   FALSE

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

9.

Human cells have _______ chromosomes.

(Answer is a numeral.)

 

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.

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

  A.

1880-1888

  B.

1901-1909

  C.

1888-1906

  D.

1910-1918


12.

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

   TRUE
   FALSE

13.

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

   TRUE
   FALSE

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

 
  1.

le sac à dos

  A.

ballpoint pen

 
  2.

l'horaire

  B.

backpack

 
  3.

la règle

  C.

ruler

 
  4.

la gomme

  D.

schedule

 
  5.

le stylo-bille

  E.

eraser

 
  6.

l'agrafeuse

  F.

stapler