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30

The branch of science that studies matter and energy is called

Physics

31

Which type of clouds name come from the Latin word meaning rain ?

Nimbus

32

Deoxyribonucleic acid is

DNA

33

The instrument used to measure wind speed is

Anemometer

34

Electric charges can be

Positive or negative

35

Which planet in the solar system has the most moons

Jupiter

36

The law of gravitation was discovered by

Isaac Newton

37

Which US space program is responsible for putting 12 men on the moon?

Apollo

38

Animals that eat both plants and animals are called

Omnivores

39

Unlike most other fish, Sharks have no

Bones

40

What human organ is responsible for detoxification of red blood cells

Liver

41

Kinetic energy is the energy that

Is possessed by a moving object

42

The terrestrial planets consist of

Mercury , Venus , earth , Mars

43

A step up transformer

Increases the voltage in a power line

44

Which animal has the heaviest Brain ?

Sperm whale

45

The sun is what type of star?

G type

46

Molecules are created when

Atoms combine together

47

An example of an embryonic plant would be a

Seed

48

The vernal equinox is

The first day of spring