Galaxy Practice Quiz

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Galaxy Practice Quiz

Galaxies are divided into four main types which are spiral, barred spiral, elliptical, and irregular. The Earth exists in the Milky Way galaxy which is one of the largest galaxies in the universe with over two hundred billion stars. Do you think you understand facts on the different galaxies in existence fully? Take up the quiz below and test your understanding.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    • A. 

      Hundreds

    • B. 

      Thousands

    • C. 

      Millions

    • D. 

      Billions

  • 2. 
    • A. 

      Hundreds

    • B. 

      Thousands

    • C. 

      Millions

    • D. 

      Billions

  • 3. 
    • A. 

      Solar system, universe, galaxy

    • B. 

      Galaxy, universe, solar system

    • C. 

      Solar system. galaxy, universe

    • D. 

      Universe, galaxy, solar system

  • 4. 
    We live in the _________________________ galaxy
    • A. 

      Milky Spiral

    • B. 

      Milky Way

    • C. 

      Snickers

    • D. 

      Solar Swirl

  • 5. 
    Our galaxy is a _________________ galaxy
    • A. 

      Irregular

    • B. 

      Elliptical

    • C. 

      Twirl

    • D. 

      Spiral

  • 6. 
    What galaxy has arms and a center bulge?
    • A. 

      An elliptical galaxy

    • B. 

      An arm galaxy

    • C. 

      A spiral galaxy

    • D. 

      An irregular galaxy

  • 7. 
    What type of galaxy is the largest?
    • A. 

      Spiral

    • B. 

      Elliptical

    • C. 

      Circle

    • D. 

      Irregular

  • 8. 
    What is this a picture of?
    • A. 

      A sun

    • B. 

      A spiral galaxy

    • C. 

      An elliptical galaxy

    • D. 

      A twirl galaxy

  • 9. 
    This is a picture of
    • A. 

      A sun

    • B. 

      A spiral galaxy

    • C. 

      An elliptical galaxy

    • D. 

      An irregular galaxy

  • 10. 
    This is a picture of
    • A. 

      A spiral galaxy

    • B. 

      A gliter galaxy

    • C. 

      An elliptical galaxy

    • D. 

      An irregular galaxy

  • 11. 
    • A. 

      Giant sun

    • B. 

      Giant black hole

    • C. 

      A big bang

    • D. 

      A small sun

  • 12. 
    ___________________ galaxies can form when two other galaxies collide.
    • A. 

      An elliptical galaxy

    • B. 

      An irregular galaxy

    • C. 

      A collision galaxy

    • D. 

      A spiral galaxy

  • 13. 
    The galaxy where few new stars are formed because of a lack of free gas is
    • A. 

      An irregular galaxy

    • B. 

      A spiral galaxy

    • C. 

      A twirl galaxy

    • D. 

      An elliptical galaxy

  • 14. 
    A galaxy that has no defined shape is called
    • A. 

      An odd galaxy

    • B. 

      A spiral galaxy

    • C. 

      An irregular galaxy

    • D. 

      An elliptical galaxy

  • 15. 
    A galaxy that looks like an egg is called a/an
    • A. 

      Irregular galaxy

    • B. 

      Ovular galaxy

    • C. 

      Elliptical galaxy

    • D. 

      Spiral galaxy

  • 16. 
    There are/is  ______________ sun(s) in our solar system
    • A. 

      1

    • B. 

      Hundreds of

    • C. 

      Thousands of

    • D. 

      Billions of

  • 17. 
    IF you look outside at night to see a galaxy it is
    • A. 

      Very easy because of their shape

    • B. 

      Very hard because they look like stars

    • C. 

      Very hard because they are invisible

    • D. 

      Very easy because of their color

  • 18. 
    • A. 

      Dark matter

    • B. 

      A black hole

    • C. 

      A star

    • D. 

      The Earth

  • 19. 
    • A. 

      Yes

    • B. 

      No, and probably not for a very long time

    • C. 

      No, but we will in the near future

  • 20. 
    What are galaxies catagorized by?
    • A. 

      Color

    • B. 

      Shape

    • C. 

      Amount of stars

    • D. 

      Size