Basic Questions About Astronomy

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Astronomy 101 Quizzes & Trivia

Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    How far is the moon from the Earth?
    • A. 

      10 000 km

    • B. 

      356334 km

    • C. 

      25 light years

  • 2. 
    How many planets are there in our galaxy?
    • A. 

      8

    • B. 

      10

    • C. 

      13

  • 3. 
    What is the cause of ocean tides?
    • A. 

      Gravitational force of planets

    • B. 

      Tidal force of the Sun and the Moon

    • C. 

      Fluctuation of ocean currents

  • 4. 
    If you fall into a Black Hole, what will happen?
    • A. 

      I jump to another time dimension

    • B. 

      I will disintegrate into tiny, almost invisible particles

    • C. 

      My body will stretch to infinity like spaghetti

  • 5. 
    Why do communication satellites orbit the Earth without going off-course?