Yesterday on the blog, Claudia Rowe wrote about a group of Eastside middle-school students who are traveling to Washington, D.C., to compete in the National Science Bowl this spring. The students will go head-to-head with other whiz kids from around the country, racing to answer 17 rounds of grueling, quiz-show style questions.
Wondering how you would stack up against the competition? Try out some sample questions in this five-question quiz:
National Science Bowl quiz
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These are sample questions from the National Science Bowl for middle-school students. All questions and answers were provided by the U.S. Department of Energy.
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What is the joint that is formed by the articulation of the tibia, fibula and femur?CorrectIncorrect
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At 100 degrees Fahrenheit, which of the following substances would feel hottest to touch?CorrectIncorrect
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In what geological period did the first organisms with shells first become abundant?CorrectIncorrect
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Which of the following must occur for total internal reflection to take place?CorrectIncorrect