Do You Know Moon Facts?

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Do You Know Moon Facts?

This quiz includes random facts about the Moon. It is just for fun.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    In what year did the first man set foot on the moon?
    • A. 

      1966

    • B. 

      1967

    • C. 

      1968

    • D. 

      1969

  • 2. 
    True or False: The Moon is Earth's only natural satellite.
    • A. 

      TRUE

    • B. 

      FALSE

  • 3. 
    True or False: The force of gravity on the moon is about 6 times the force of gravity on Earth
    • A. 

      TRUE

    • B. 

      FALSE

  • 4. 
    How much trash is on the moon (leftover from US and Russian lunar missions)
    • A. 

      200 pounds

    • B. 

      1.5 tons (3000 pounds)

    • C. 

      None, the astronauts were careful to leave nothing behind

    • D. 

      20 tons (40,000 pounds)

  • 5. 
    The temperature on the moon
    • A. 

      Remains at a constant 0 degrees F

    • B. 

      Ranges from -2800 F to 2600 F

    • C. 

      Ranges from -30 F to 35 F

    • D. 

      Is warm due to its proximity to the sun: 40 F- 90 F

  • 6. 
    JFK challenged the US to visit the moon in a speech in 1961, and NASA met the goal 8 years later.
    • A. 

      TRUE

    • B. 

      FALSE

  • 7. 
    Lunar eclipses occur at
    • A. 

      New moon

    • B. 

      Full moon

    • C. 

      Waning Gibbous

    • D. 

      Waxing Crescent

  • 8. 
    The Moon is about ______ the size of Earth
    • A. 

      1/6

    • B. 

      1/18

    • C. 

      1/4

    • D. 

      1/10

  • 9. 
    Each Apollo mission cost about $ __________?
    • A. 

      10 million

    • B. 

      4 million

    • C. 

      800,000

    • D. 

      3 billion

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