Black Hole Facts: Trivia Questions

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Black Hole Facts: Trivia Questions

Black Hole is an object found in outer space. Known as one of the strangest objects in space, black holes are objects known to possess a great deal of density and a strong gravitational force. Do you understand the facts of the black hole well? Take our quiz to find out how much you know


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    How many kinds of black holes exist?
    • A. 

      1

    • B. 

      2

    • C. 

      3

    • D. 

      4

  • 2. 
    What year did Albert Einstein first predict the ‘black hole’ term?
    • A. 

      1920

    • B. 

      1915

    • C. 

      1916

    • D. 

      1930

  • 3. 
    What year was the first black hole discovered?
    • A. 

      1981

    • B. 

      1991

    • C. 

      1961

    • D. 

      1971

  • 4. 
    Who coined the term in 1967?
    • A. 

      John Puller 

    • B. 

      John Wheeler 

    • C. 

      John Richard 

    • D. 

      John Stone 

  • 5. 
    Which of these is known as a small but deadly black hole?
    • A. 

      Supermassive black hole 

    • B. 

      Intermediate black hole 

    • C. 

      Stellar black hole 

    • D. 

      Strange black 

  • 6. 
    When a large star collapses, it continues to compress and creates?
    • A. 

      Supermassive black hole

    • B. 

      Intermediate black hole

    • C. 

      Stellar black hole

    • D. 

      Strange black hole 

  • 7. 
    Who discovered the first modern solution of general relativity that characterize a black hole? 
    • A. 

      Karl Max

    • B. 

       John Loch   

    • C. 

      Greenweather Johnson      

    • D. 

      Karl Schwarzschild

  • 8. 
    What year did a first publication interpret black hole as a region of space? 
    • A. 

      1958

    • B. 

      1960

    • C. 

      1962

    • D. 

      1964

  • 9. 
    Which of these terms were used in describing the black hole previously? 
    • A. 

      Blue star 

    • B. 

      Dark star 

    • C. 

      Black star 

    • D. 

      Dark hole 

  • 10. 
    How many independent physical properties is the black hole known to possess? 
    • A. 

      9

    • B. 

      5

    • C. 

      3

    • D. 

      7

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