123facts.com - The Most Complete Trivia Game Site

Trivia Quizzes, Games, and Facts

Trivia Categories Forums About Us FAQ Contact Us
Username:  
Password:
Register   My 123Facts




Trivia Quiz Categories
Animals
Brain Teasers
Celebrities
Entertainment
For Kids
General
Geography
History
Hobbies
Humanities
Literature
Movies
Music
People
Religion & Faith
Science & Technology
Sports
Television
Video Games
World

List all trivia quiz categories

More Trivia Fun
New Quizzes
Popular Recent Quizzes
Most Highly Rated Quizzes
   
Write a Quiz

Monthly Tournament
Today's Easy Trivia
Today's Hard Trivia
Easy Hourly Trivia
Hard Hourly Trivia

Trivia Facts
Browse Trivia Facts
Submit a Trivia Fact

Statistics
View Hall of Fame

Website
- Who's online?
507 playing now

- Quizzes served
5,798,287

Players
- Most points

- Registered members
40763

- Just registered!

Teams
- Most points

Quiz Of The Day
- Tournament Leader

- Last Tournament Champ

You are here:    Home » Quizzes
Search:  

Lightning

written by: brittdeere
 
This is a quiz about lightning facts and safety tips.

Question 1:


Lightning is caused by the increased imbalance of positive and negative charges during storms.
True
False

Question 2:


A flash of lightning can heat the air around it, which gives off vibrations and expansion of the air thus causing what?
Finger lightning
Hail
Tornadoes
Thunder

Question 3:


A lightning bolt can produce what voltage?
400 million volts
4 million volts
1 billion volts
1 million volts

Question 4:

View the provided image.
You are safe from lightning only if you sail on the ocean.
True
False


View Image

Question 5:


What does the term "bolts from the blue" mean?
Lightning over an ocean
Blue vertical lightning bolts
Horizontal lightning that seems to come from no where
Lighting strikes on a clear day

Question 6:


According to the U.S. National Weather Service, after you see and hear the last flash of lightning and roar of thunder, you should wait how long before presuming outdoor activities?
30 minutes
2 hours
10 minutes
1 hour

Question 7:

View the provided image.
Yearly, lightning kills more people than tornadoes do.
True
False


View Image

Question 8:


What did early Greeks believe lightning was?
A symbol of good fortune
A warning from Minerva
The sign of death
The weapon of Zeus

Question 9:


Which of Santa Klaus' reindeers’ name means lightning?
Blitzen
Dasher
Prancer
Donner

Question 10:


Between 1997 and 2006, there were how many reported deaths from lightning?
437
750
393
825

 


Report errors (will not interfere with your quiz)




 
 
Conditions of Use   |   Privacy policy   |   Disclaimer   |   Copyright    © 2005-2017 123facts.com. All Rights Reserved.

Page loaded from database in 0.33088803291321 seconds