Science Quiz

Astronomy Quiz

1. Which one is brightest star in visible wavelengths? *

a) Sirius (Dog star)
b) Vega
c) Canopus
d) Betelgeuse

2. Which one is closest star from us (except Sun)? *

a) Sirius (Dog star)
b) Wolf 359
c) Epsilon Eridani
d) Proxima Centauri

3. Which planet in solar system has maximum number of satellites? *

a) Urenus
b) Jupiter
c) Saturn
d) Neptune

4. How many times has our solar system orbited the center of Milkyway since the planet Earth formed? *

a) Once is not completed yet
b) 20
c) 100
d) 1000

5. What is the shape of our home galaxy Milkyway? *

a) Like a spherical ball
b) Like an ellipsoid
c) Like a disk
d) Like spiral arms with a central elliptical bulge

6. Who stepped first in the moon? *

a) Yuri Gagarin
b) Eugene 'Buzz' Aldrin
c) Neil Armstrong
d) Michel Collins

7. What is the mass of Jupiter compared to Sun? *

a) 1/10 the Suns mass
b) 1/100 the Suns mass
c) 1/1000 the Suns mass
d) 1/10000 the Suns mass

8. Which Galaxy is closest from our home galaxy Milkyway? *

a) Andromeda
b) Virgo
c) NGC 2419
d) NGC 185

9. Which mission first successfully completed "Venus flyby"? *

a) Sputnik 20
b) Venera 6
c) Mariner 2
d) Vega 1

10. The Pleiades star cluster is also known by which other name? *

a) The Seven Spinsters
b) The Seven Sisters
c) The Seven Virgins
d) The Seven Demons

Stay connected

with Facebook with Twitter
with Google Plus

Other Related Websites

Mathematics Quiz

Medicine Quiz

Basic Astronomy




This site is © Copyright Science Quiz 2012-2017, All Rights Reserved.