Pub quiz questions

  1. What P-word means the visible surface of the sun?
    Photosphere

  2. What does the M represent in E=MC²?
    Mass

  3. What does a 'Pluvio meter' measure?
    Rainfall

  4. What simple telescope magnifies the view of distance objects by gathering light on curved mirrors?
    Reflecting telescope

  5. What is measured in amperes?
    Electric Current
    Not voltage

  6. What name is given to the dark areas on the surface of the sun?
    Sunspots

  7. What are the sub-atomic particles that carry a positive charge?
    Proton

  8. What area of South London housed the Royal Observatory until 1948?
    Greenwich

  9. What name is given to the positive electrode of an electrolytic cell?
    Anode

  10. What are the sub-atomic particles that carry a negative charge?
    Electron