How Much Do You Know About Apollo 13 Space Mission?

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How much do you know about the Apollo 13 space mission? Neil Armstrong is the most known astronaut in the mission, but he was accompanied by Michael Collins. Did you know that Neil carried with him some parts of the first plane by the Wright brothers? To see what else you know about this great mission by taking this quiz. Have fun!


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    How many astronauts were on Apollo 13?
    • A. 

      2

    • B. 

      3

    • C. 

      8

    • D. 

      6

  • 2. 
    Who was the first man on the moon?
    • A. 

      Neil Armstrong

    • B. 

      Jim Lovell

    • C. 

      Buzz Aldrin

    • D. 

      Fred Haise

  • 3. 
    Who was on Apollo 13? Check all that are true.
    • A. 

      Jim Lovell

    • B. 

      Fred Haise

    • C. 

      Jack Swigert

    • D. 

      Ken Mattingly

    • E. 

      Neil Armstrong

    • F. 

      Alan Shepard

  • 4. 
    Ken always worked hard in the simulator.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 5. 
    What does Jim tell his son they will do when they land on the moon? Check all that are true.
    • A. 

      Get some rocks

    • B. 

      Take photos

    • C. 

      Walk on a new place, Fra Mauro

    • D. 

      Build a station

    • E. 

      Talk to family from the moon.

  • 6. 
    The place where the astronauts practiced was called a(n) _________________.
    • A. 

      Simulator

    • B. 

      Capsule

    • C. 

      Ship

    • D. 

      Tank

  • 7. 
    Who was the boss of the Apollo 13 mission?
    • A. 

      Gene Kranz

    • B. 

      Ken Mattingly

    • C. 

      Jim Lovell

    • D. 

      Jack Swigert

  • 8. 
    Once Apollo 13 leaves for space, they notice that the left engine light is out.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 9. 
    Which astronaut first talks to America on TV?
    • A. 

      Jim Lovell

    • B. 

      Fred Haise

    • C. 

      Jack Swigert

    • D. 

      Gene Kranz

  • 10. 
    Jeffrey thought Jim was ________________ in space.
    • A. 

      Swimming

    • B. 

      Walking

    • C. 

      Dancing

    • D. 

      Sleeping

  • 11. 
    What does Jeffrey want from space?
    • A. 

      A moon rock

    • B. 

      A water sample

    • C. 

      Gravity rocks

    • D. 

      A space suit

  • 12. 
    Why does the spaceship need oxygen? Check all that are true.
    • A. 

      To power the ship

    • B. 

      The astronauts breathe it

    • C. 

      To have gravity

    • D. 

      To get moon rocks

    • E. 

      To balance the orbiters

  • 13. 
    ______________ are needed to get the lunar module ready, but the astronauts only have ________________.
    • A. 

      3 hours / 15 minutes

    • B. 

      2 hours / 25 minutes

    • C. 

      6 hours / 15 minutes

    • D. 

      3 hours / 35 minutes

  • 14. 
    On earth, what did the controllers have to do?
    • A. 

      Move everything from the command module computer to the lunar module computer

    • B. 

      Move everything from the lunar module computer to the command module computer

    • C. 

      Research ways for Apollo 13 to still go to the moon

    • D. 

      Develop a new spacesuit filtration system

  • 15. 
    Jack is the last astronaut to enter the lunar module.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 16. 
    What do people ini the mission control room ask? Check all the correct answers.
    • A. 

      "Can we get the astronauts home?"

    • B. 

      "How long can they live in the lunar module?"

    • C. 

      "Will the engine on the command module work again?"

    • D. 

      "Who will die?"

    • E. 

      "Do you think all the astronauts will die?"

  • 17. 
    The astronauts of Apollo 13 go behind the moon.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 18. 
    What does John Arthur suggest?
    • A. 

      Apollo 13 must turn off almost all the machines.

    • B. 

      Apollo 13 must go to the moon and wait for a new spaceship.

    • C. 

      Apollo 13 must turn off almost all the machines.

    • D. 

      Apollo 13 must turn on all the lights and controls.

  • 19. 
    How will the people in Mission Control work on the problems?
    • A. 

      In the simulator

    • B. 

      By discussing solutions

    • C. 

      By praying to God

    • D. 

      In a new spaceship in space

  • 20. 
    Who thinks there is a problem with the numbers and Apollo 13 will fly past earth?
    • A. 

      Jack

    • B. 

      Fred

    • C. 

      Jim

    • D. 

      Ken

  • 21. 
    Who was sick in Apollo 13?
    • A. 

      Fred

    • B. 

      Jack

    • C. 

      Jim

    • D. 

      Gene

  • 22. 
    Why does Mission Control tell Apollo 13, "We'll tell you the plan, but not now."?
    • A. 

      They don't have a plan yet.

    • B. 

      They don't want the astronauts to be more stressed.

    • C. 

      They are worried their plan won't work.

    • D. 

      They want the plan to be a surprise.

  • 23. 
    What do the astronauts have to move into the command module?
    • A. 

      Moon rocks

    • B. 

      Heavy things

    • C. 

      Paper

    • D. 

      Water

  • 24. 
    The astronauts' parachutes were ____________ and _______________.
    • A. 

      Big / orange

    • B. 

      Big / gray

    • C. 

      Small / red

    • D. 

      Small / orange

  • 25. 
    After the mission, Jeffrey says, "My father is OK. My father's coming home. My moon rock __________."
    • A. 

      Isn't important

    • B. 

      Disintegrated

    • C. 

      Is still on the moon

    • D. 

      Will never be in my hands

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