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

A scientist who studies classification is called a:

  A.

Botanist

  B.

Classificationist

  C.

Biologist

  D.

Taxonomist


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

 
  1.

le sac à dos

  A.

ballpoint pen

 
  2.

l'horaire

  B.

stapler

 
  3.

la règle

  C.

eraser

 
  4.

la gomme

  D.

ruler

 
  5.

le stylo-bille

  E.

schedule

 
  6.

l'agrafeuse

  F.

backpack

 

3.

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

   TRUE
   FALSE

4.

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

   TRUE
   FALSE

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

 
  1.

brusque

  A.

overly common; worn out from overuse; cliched

 
  2.

brandish

  B.

to shake or wave in a threatening manner

 
  3.

burgeon

  C.

to grow rapidly

 
  4.

banal

  D.

rough and abrupt in manner or speech

 
  5.

blanch

  E.

pretentious, inflated speech or writing

 
  6.

bombastic

  F.

to drain of color; to become pale

 

6.

Human cells have _______ chromosomes.

(Answer is a numeral.)

 

7.

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

  A.

1888-1906

  B.

1910-1918

  C.

1880-1888

  D.

1901-1909


8.

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

  A.

arduous

  B.

affable

  C.

ameliorate

  D.

affiant


9.

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

   TRUE
   FALSE

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

11.

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?  __/__

 

12.

The first law of thermodynamics is:

  A.

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

  B.

KE = 1/2*mv2

  C.

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

  D.

E = mc2


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

14.

Nosce te ipsum

  A.

Become thyself

  B.

Know thyself

  C.

Be thyself

  D.

Know who you are

  E.

Know yourself