Prove Your Astronomy Knowledge: Take This 20-Question Quiz Now!

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Prove Your Astronomy Knowledge: Take This 20-Question Quiz Now!

Question 1:

What is the name of the largest planet in our solar system?

  • Jupiter
  • Saturn
  • Uranus

Question 2:

What is the name of the closest star to our solar system?

  • Alpha Centauri
  • Betelgeuse
  • Sirius

Question 3:

What is the name of the galaxy that contains our solar system?

  • Andromeda
  • Milky Way
  • Triangulum

Question 4:

What is the name of the first man to walk on the moon?

  • Neil Armstrong
  • Buzz Aldrin
  • Michael Collins

Question 5:

What is the name of the largest moon in our solar system?

  • Titan
  • Ganymede
  • Europa

Question 6:

What is the name of the phenomenon that causes the northern lights?

  • Solar flares
  • Comets
  • Supernovas

Question 7:

What is the name of the planet that is known as the “Red Planet”?

  • Venus
  • Mars
  • Mercury

Question 8:

What is the name of the largest asteroid in our solar system?

  • Ceres
  • Vesta
  • Pallas

Question 9:

What is the name of the spacecraft that was launched in 1977 and has now left our solar system?

  • Voyager 1
  • Voyager 2
  • Pioneer 10

Question 10:

What is the name of the star that is at the center of our solar system?

  • Proxima Centauri
  • Sun
  • Alpha Centauri A

Question 11:

What is the name of the planet that is known as the “Morning Star” or “Evening Star”?

  • Venus
  • Mars
  • Mercury

Question 12:

What is the name of the spacecraft that was the first to land on a comet?

  • Rosetta
  • Philae
  • Churyumov-Gerasimenko

Question 13:

What is the name of the planet that is known as the “Ice Giant”?

  • Uranus
  • Neptune
  • Pluto

Question 14:

What is the name of the largest volcano in our solar system?

  • Olympus Mons
  • Mauna Loa
  • Mount Everest

Question 15:

What is the name of the planet that is known as the “Ringed Planet”?

  • Jupiter
  • Saturn
  • Uranus

Question 16:

What is the name of the first artificial satellite to orbit the Earth?

  • Sputnik 1
  • Explorer 1
  • Vanguard 1

Question 17:

What is the name of the planet that is known as the “Blue Planet”?

  • Earth
  • Uranus
  • Neptune

Question 18:

What is the name of the spacecraft that was the first to visit Pluto?

  • New Horizons
  • Voyager 1
  • Pioneer 10

Question 19:

What is the name of the planet that is known as the “Twin Planet” of Earth?

  • Venus
  • Mars
  • Mercury

Question 20:

What is the name of the spacecraft that was the first to land humans on the moon?

  • Apollo 11
  • Apollo 13
  • Apollo 17

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