Last Friday’s Bing Quiz

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Do you want to take last Friday’s Bing quiz? If so, here we have the quiz for you including the answer. We wrote this article on January 15th, 2021 so that the last Friday’s Bing quiz was on January 8th, 2021. You can see the quiz questions of that date below and we also have some quiz questions from the other dates.

Bing Homepage Quiz on Friday on January 8th, 2021

The quiz questions on Friday on January 8th, 2021 which was last Friday quiz is about Foucault pendulum. Here are the quiz questions on Bing on that date.

Last Friday's Bing Quiz

  • This is a Foucault pendulum. What does it demonstrate?

a. That Earth orbits the sun
b. That Earth rotates on its axis
c. That Earth’s day is 24 hours

The Answer: b. That Earth rotates on its axis

  • Léon Foucault famously demonstrated his pendulum experiment in a Parisian landmark with a name that means ‘temple to all the gods.’ What’s it called?

a. The Parthenon
b. The Palais de la Decouverte
c. The Pantheon

The Answer: b. The Palais de la Découverte

  • ‘Foucault’s Pendulum’ was the title of a 1988 novel by what writer?

a. Joyce Carol Oates
b. Umberto Eco
c. E.L. Doctorow

The Answer: b. Umberto Eco

We also provide you the quiz questions from the other dates including on January 10th, 2021 and December 17th, 2020 as you can see below.

Bing Homepage Quiz on Monday on January 10th, 2021

  • The Huanglong park can be found in the Min Mountains, a branch of what larger Chinese range?

a. Taebaek Mountains
b. Altai Mountains
c. Kunlun Mountains

The Answer: c. Kunlun Mountains

  • Golden snub-nosed monkeys live here. They are known for having what unusual facial color?

a. Black
b. Blue
c. Gold

The Answer: b. Blue

  • China is involved with Italy for the country with the most UNESCO World Heritage Sites, like this one, Huanglong. How many does it have?

a. 27
b. 55
c. 63

The Answer: b. 55

Bing Homepage Quiz on Thursday on December 17th, 2020

  • What purpose do pine cones serve for the trees that grow them?

a. Decoration
b. Reproduction
c. Defense from predators

The Answer: b. Reproduction

  • Which part of a pine cone is edible?

a. The seeds
b. The whole dang thing
c. The scales

The Answer: a. The seeds

  • Where can you find a 12-foot-high pine cone?

a. The Vatican
b. Siberia
c. Land of the Lost

The Answer: a. The Vatican

What is a Foocault pendulum?

Foucault pendulum became the theme of the quiz on Bing on January 8th, 2021 which was on last Friday’s quiz. So, do you know what Foucault pendulum is? If you have taken this quiz, you may know what it is since there is an explanation of that thing after you answer the question. But here, we will give you the explanation again in short form.

According to Wikipedia, the Foucault pendulum is a simple device. It is named after French physicist Leon Foucault and it was conceived as an experiment to demonstrate the rotation of the Earth. In 1851, the pendulum was introduced and it was the first experiment to give simple, direct evidence of the rotation of the Earth. Now, it becomes a popular display that you can find in science museums and universities.

The Steps to Take Homepage Bing Quiz

If you like taking a quiz, now you are able to take a quiz on Bing exactly in the homepage of Bing. How to do that? There are two ways to access the quiz. First, you are able to start the quiz from Microsoft Account. You have to go to the Microsoft rewards software homepage. Then, you need to scroll down to the extra sports location. Then, the thing that you have to do is to find the Show What You Know icon and then you have to click on it. You will be brought to the new Bing homepage quiz. And now, you are able to begin the quiz.

If you do not want to use the way above, there is another way that you can do. You are able to access the homepage quiz from your browser. You can use Google, Mozilla Firefox, Microsoft Edge and many more. Then, you have to go to bing.com. On the screen there will be a Q sign and you can click on it since it is the homepage quiz. It is important for you to log in into your Microsoft Account and after you complete the quiz, the factors will be introduced in your account.

You are able to take yesterday’s quiz or even 2 preceding days quiz. You can access those quizzes on the bottom part of the quiz. There, you are able to select the desired quiz that you want to take.

The Advantages of Taking Quiz

Do you like taking quizzes? If so, you may have reasons for it. It may be because you feel challenged, you want to add some information through taking quizzes and some more reasons.

However, do you know that there are some advantages that you can get from taking a quiz? Well, you must know about it to motivate you to get quizzes more.

  • You can assess knowledge. If you take a quiz about certain themes such as landmarks in the world, you will know how much knowledge that you have about landmarks in the world. So, you are able to measure your knowledge about the specific theme by taking a quiz. However, the accuracy is probably not 100% because if the quiz is in the form of multiple choices, there is a chance that you get a high score just because you are lucky.
  • You can be motivated. If you take a quiz and then you try to answer a certain question, you may get the wrong answer. When it happens, you must feel unsatisfied. Then, it will trigger you to study more about that thing. So, no wonder why teachers use the quiz method in their class. It is done not only to measure the knowledge of the students and to give scores for them, but it will also be done to be able to motivate students.

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