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Only the Greatest!

Isaac Newton said, "If I saw further than others, it is because I was standing on the shoulders of giants." This quiz is dedicated to some of those giants who shaped world history by not brute force, but sheer genius. Have fun!
Easy
10 Q
Shravan1
May 04 10
1338 plays
32
Scientists with Fruit Heads

What on EARTH could this quiz be about? Exactly what the title suggests! All these scientists have had their heads altered in this fruity themed quiz. Talk about picking your brain!
Average
10 Q
trident
Jul 30 14
531 plays
33
Nobel Prizes in Physics

X-Radiation and the Nobel Prize in Physics
Average
10 Q
UncleHern
Aug 12 08
573 plays
34
They Changed the World

In this quiz you need to match the inventor with the object he/she invented or helped to invent. Some of these folks you may have heard of, others may be a little bit obscure.
Average
10 Q
dcpddc478
Apr 17 16
564 plays
35
I Want to be a Mad Scientist When I Grow Up

Many of the men in this quiz made legitimate contributions to the field of science. All of them had questionable ethics and most were eccentrics. Some were cruel, or insane, or downright evil.
Difficult
10 Q
dcpddc478
Sep 07 11
435 plays
36
Eureka - They Found Them!

So many people, in the past, have used their scientific knowledge to create new things and we have inherited so many wonderful technological inventions. I have selected 10 of these which I find interesting. Do you know who invented them?
Average
10 Q
Jomarion
Apr 24 11
597 plays
37
On the Shoulders of Giants

These are the giants of science. They are the men who most greatly influenced the generations ahead of them with their innovations and discoveries.
Tough
10 Q
skydude13579
Jul 15 14
285 plays
38
US Inventions of the 1890s - If You Can Believe!

I was surpised that some of these were invented so long ago. See if you can answer what the invention was or select the inventor's name or occupation. Have FUN!
Average
10 Q
habitsowner
Jun 03 12
543 plays
39
Who Deserves Credit?

While scientists like Darwin, Galileo and Watt get all the credit in the history books, the individuals below live in relative obscurity. This quiz gives some true innovators a chance to shine...see if you can identify them!
Difficult
10 Q
thejazzkickazz
Aug 03 03
858 plays
40
Forgotten Inventors

There are famous inventors that we all learn about in school. But what about those inventors who have been overlooked or forgotten? This quiz is dedicated to them.
Average
10 Q
nmerr
Dec 28 11
405 plays
41
The Story of Invention III

Sir Isaac Newton attributed his greatness to the fact that he "stood on the shoulders of giants." The world today, is truly what the efforts of the men and the women of science of the the past have made it. Let us honour them.
Tough
10 Q
Shrivats
Jan 06 05
633 plays
42
It Doesn't Take a Rocket Scientist...

A quiz about female rocket scientists.
Difficult
10 Q
pennie1478
May 28 13
174 plays
43
Who Invented It?

Following is a 10-question quiz on the inventors of some well-known objects.
Average
10 Q
ravenskye
Dec 28 00
5988 plays
44
The Story of Invention: IV

"History is the essence of innumerable biographies". In this, the fourth edition of "The Story of Invention", identify the scientist in each question, on the basis of a short excerpt from his life.
Tough
10 Q
Shrivats
Dec 18 05
381 plays
45
He Has High Hopes

Harry believes his new inventions will be huge successes. However, Harry had been in his basement inventing these things for centuries. As a result, they were invented by someone else while he was inventing them! Can you name the inventor or invention?
Average
10 Q
Daaanieeel
Dec 06 11
396 plays
46
Indian Brains Are Right Here

This quiz is about some famous Indian scientists, inventors, mathematicians and astronomers. Play this quiz and find out interesting thing about them.
Difficult
10 Q
ayu29
Feb 11 15
144 plays
47
Inventors and Inventions

Inventors and inventions.
Difficult
15 Q
sportcon
Aug 18 00
1602 plays
48
Aussie Inventions #1

Necessity being the 'Mother of Invention' has led Australians to invent some wonderful (and some weird) things over the years. Here are more than just a few!
Tough
15 Q
Engadine
Nov 07 02
1098 plays
49
Interesting Times

It certainly was interesting times when things of all kinds were being invented. In this quiz I'm going to ask some questions about some things that were invented in the last few hundred years. Have fun!
Average
10 Q
j-zilch
Jan 30 11
546 plays
50
Who?

The title describes this quiz perfectly. Just tell me who and you'll do fine.
Tough
20 Q
GeniusBoy
Aug 14 01
1440 plays
51
A-B-C Of Everyday Inventions

They've changed the way we live - Life would be very different without them - But who pioneered these inventions? [A to J]
Tough
10 Q
musicmonkeyman
Dec 08 03
1020 plays
52
The Inventing Quiz

How much do you know about the inventions that shaped our world as it is today?
Tough
10 Q
MTizzone
Jul 03 07
561 plays
53
Inventing Questions

Questions about different inventors and their inventions.
Tough
10 Q
pennie1478
Sep 09 11
462 plays
54
The (W)Right Brothers

We all know about the Wright Brothers' contributions to the field of aviation, but what else do you know about these men who made such a great contribution to the world?
Tough
10 Q
ponycargirl
Nov 17 12
267 plays
55
Behind the Units - Mechanics

Some scientific units - like the meter - aren't named after anybody in particular. Others, though, are named to honor hard work and brilliant contributions. I'll describe the scientist and work in mechanics, and you name the unit (not the abbreviation).
Average
10 Q
CellarDoor
Nov 12 01
573 plays
56
Scientists and Their Discoveries

The quiz is all about scientists and their discoveries. For help, the countries of the scientists are given. Enjoy!
Average
10 Q
sumanp
Jul 24 12
519 plays
57
Pioneers of Flight

Mostly about real people but some questions on myths and animals.
Difficult
15 Q
tnrees
Sep 16 09
285 plays
58
Chemists Through the Ages

See how much you know about chemists from the 18th century to today by playing this quiz.
Average
10 Q
GWU_Boy
Nov 23 02
615 plays
59
Biographies of Chemists

This is a quiz uses the short biographies of mostly chemists and some physicists.
Average
10 Q
napierslogs
Apr 11 02
654 plays
60
People of The Final Frontier

This will cover people of various time periods. They were all great pioneers in the exploration of space, either in thought or deed.
Average
10 Q
Gamemaster1967
Jun 16 03
390 plays
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