Applications of Mathematics Quiz Questions – Learn more about Maths


Applications of Mathematics Quiz Questions – Learn more about Maths


Applications of Mathematics



1) Some staircases are in the form of a:

Answer: Spiral


2) Our measurement of time is based on:

Answer: Sexagesimal number system


3) The thread of a bolt is in the form of a:

Answer: Circular helix


4) What is the number which may vary from time to time, does not leave one till one has finished studies?

Answer: Roll number


5) Which household gadget occasionally operates on a special sequence of number?

Answer: Lock (It is called a ‘combination lock’)


6) Every day one follows the numbers of this table. What is it?

Answer: Calendar


7) Sugar is occasionally served in the form of a:

Answer: Cube


8) What is the Christmas Star known as?

Answer: Dodecagon


9) One’s score in an I.Q test is known as one’s:

Answer: Intelligence quotient


10) When we have to go by bus, we remember this number:

Answer: Transport number


11) What is brick called in geometrical terms?

Answer: Cuboid


12) When numbers are assigned to a person on the basis of his performance in studies, they become:

Answer: Marks


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13) This measuring device is often misused. What is it?

Answer: Foot-rule (It is often employed to beat students)


14) A pencil is often in the form of a:

Answer: Cylinder (Pencils are also in form of hexagonal and triangular prisms)


15) When we enter a foreign country, this number is essential:

Answer: Passport number


16) The earth is in the shape of:

Answer: An oblate spheroid


17) What is the number attached to a book when it is kept in a library?

Answer: Accession number


18) Quality control of products manufactured in an industry is conducted using:

Answer: Statistical techniques


19) Which ratio is most pleasing to the eye?

Answer: Golden ratio


20) Egyptian pyramids are actually:

Answer: Square-based pyramids


21) The dish of a radio telescope is:

Answer: Concave in shape


22) Which geometrical concept is employed to make maps of the world?

Answer: Mercator’s projection


23) The patterns of history are:

Answer: Cyclical


24) When a heavy, flexible cable or rope is suspended from two points, say two pylons, it forms:

Answer: Catenary curves


25) Which subject is often employed in advertisements to boost up the sales of products?

Answer: Statistics


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