How Much Do You Know About Planet Pluto? Trivia Facts Quiz

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How Much Do You Know About Planet Pluto? Trivia Facts Quiz

How much do you know about planet Pluto? Before Pluto was written off as a planet, it was considered the smallest. Do you know its terrain, and what makes it so special compared to other planets and dwarf planets and was first discovered by Clyde W. Tombaugh? Do take the trivia facts quiz below and get to find out for sure!


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Pluto was discovered in what year?
    • A. 

      2004

    • B. 

      1930

    • C. 

      1940

    • D. 

      2003

  • 2. 
    Pluto was demoted as a planet in what year?
    • A. 

      2003

    • B. 

      2005

    • C. 

      2006

    • D. 

      2007

  • 3. 
    Pluto was discovered by who?
    • A. 

      Paul Lopez

    • B. 

      Percival Lowell

    • C. 

      Clyde Tombaugh

    • D. 

      None of these

  • 4. 
    The rotational period for Pluto is?
    • A. 

      17 earth days

    • B. 

      6 earth days

    • C. 

      74 earth days

    • D. 

      14 earth days

  • 5. 
    The average temperature on Pluto is?
    • A. 

      -620 F

    • B. 

      -125 F

    • C. 

      -130 F

    • D. 

      -375 F

  • 6. 
    Pluto is in a particular region of space called?
    • A. 

      Kuiper Belt

    • B. 

      Oort cloud

    • C. 

      Black hole

    • D. 

      Van Allen belt

  • 7. 
    The largest moon in Pluto is:
    • A. 

      Nix

    • B. 

      Charon

    • C. 

      Hydra

    • D. 

      Styx

  • 8. 
    How many moons were discovered in Pluto?
    • A. 

      1

    • B. 

      2

    • C. 

      3

    • D. 

      4

  • 9. 
    The NASA mission to explore Pluto is referred to:
    • A. 

      New horizons

    • B. 

      New frontiers

    • C. 

      Pluto Probe-1

    • D. 

      None of these

  • 10. 
    Pluto comes closer to the sun compared to what planet? 
    • A. 

      Jupiter

    • B. 

      Saturn

    • C. 

      Neptune

    • D. 

      Uranus