Outer Space Pretest

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Outer Space Pretest

How much do you know about outer space? This is a pretest before reading information at Superior Space! This is a short, quick, and easy test. Don't worry about it because you'll learn a lot more and you'll get to the post test, too!


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
     What is the name of the comet that Abraham Lincoln has been known to have seen twice in his lifetime?
    • A. 

      Cornelia's Comet

    • B. 

      Kuiper Belt

    • C. 

      Comet Borrelly

    • D. 

      Halley's Comet

    • E. 

      Aristotle's Comet

  • 2. 
    Which planet has rings like mini Asteroid Belts?
    • A. 

      Pluto

    • B. 

      Earth

    • C. 

      Jupiter

    • D. 

      Saturn

    • E. 

      Mars

  • 3. 
    Who was the first person to ever walk in space?
    • A. 

      Louis Armstrong

    • B. 

      Edward White

    • C. 

      Gus Grimson

    • D. 

      Roger Chaffee

    • E. 

      John Glenn

  • 4. 
    There is a Greek goddess who shares the name Venus with the planet, but what does the name mean?
    • A. 

      Love and beauty

    • B. 

      Triumph and winning

    • C. 

      Anger and temper

    • D. 

      Life and death

    • E. 

      Darkness and soul

  • 5. 
    • A. 

      Sun

    • B. 

      Betelgeuse

    • C. 

      Proxima Centauri

    • D. 

      Eta Carinae

    • E. 

      Ceti

  • 6. 
    How many miles, estimating, is the sun far away from the Earth?
    • A. 

      8, 200

    • B. 

      4, 000, 000

    • C. 

      93, 000, 000

    • D. 

      50, 000

    • E. 

      200, 000

  • 7. 
    Which planet has very faint rings?
    • A. 

      Mars

    • B. 

      Venus

    • C. 

      Uranus

    • D. 

      Jupiter

    • E. 

      Mercury

  • 8. 
    What is a main necessity that humans need to survive?
    • A. 

      Clothes

    • B. 

      Oxygen

    • C. 

      Shelter

    • D. 

      Animals

    • E. 

      Friends