Isaac Asimov’s Super Quiz

  • Article by: KEN FISHER , North America Syndicate Inc.
  • Updated: July 9, 2013 - 2:22 PM

Take this Super Quiz to a Ph.D. Score 1 point for each correct answer on the Freshman Level, 2 points on the Graduate Level and 3 points on the Ph.D. Level.

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Subject: SCIENCE NUMBERS

Each answer is a number. (e.g., Karats in pure gold. Answer: 24.)

FRESHMAN LEVEL

1. Average in months for human development from conception until birth.

Answer________

2. pH of a chemical solution that is neither acidic nor alkaline.

Answer________

3. Boiling point of water on the Celsius scale.

Answer________

GRADUATE LEVEL

4. Freezing point of water in degrees Fahrenheit.

Answer________

5. The hardness of diamonds on the Mohs scale.

Answer________

6. Sum in degrees of the interior angles of a triangle.

Answer________

PH.D. LEVEL

7. Bones in a normal adult human

Answer________

8. Hypotenuse of a right triangle with other sides measuring 3 and 4.

Answer________

9. The only two-digit perfect number.

Answer________

ANSWERS: (1) 9. (2) 7. (3) 100. (4) 32. (5) 10. (6) 180. (7) 206. (8) 5. (9) 28.

SCORING:

18 points - congratulations, doctor; 15 to 17 points - honors graduate; 10 to 14 points - you're plenty smart, but no grind; 4 to 9 points - you really should hit the books harder; 1 point to 3 points - enroll in remedial courses immediately; 0 points - who reads the questions to you?

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