Astronomy Quiz: Trivia Questions!

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Astronomy Quiz: Trivia Questions!

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Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Which planet is closest to the sun?
    • A. 

      Venus

    • B. 

      Mercury

    • C. 

      Mars

  • 2. 
    Which planet is known as the 'red planet'?
    • A. 

      Jupiter

    • B. 

      Mercury

    • C. 

      Mars

  • 3. 
    Which planet is known for having the largest hurricane in our solar system?
    • A. 

      Jupiter

    • B. 

      Neptune

    • C. 

      Earth

  • 4. 
    What is the only planet known to have life on it?
    • A. 

      Venus

    • B. 

      Earth

    • C. 

      Mars

  • 5. 
    Which planet is known for its icy rings?
    • A. 

      Saturn

    • B. 

      Uranus

    • C. 

      Neptune

  • 6. 
    Which planet is very hot due to its thick cloud coverage?
    • A. 

      Mars

    • B. 

      Mercury

    • C. 

      Venus

  • 7. 
    Which planet has extreme weather conditions?
    • A. 

      Jupiter

    • B. 

      Earth

    • C. 

      Neptune

  • 8. 
    Which planet rotates on its side?
    • A. 

      Saturn

    • B. 

      Venus

    • C. 

      Uranus

  • 9. 
    Greek philosopher who believed the universe centered around the Earth.
    • A. 

      Copernicus

    • B. 

      Galileo

    • C. 

      Aristotle

  • 10. 
    Polish astronomer who created a model of the solar system where the planets orbit the sun.
    • A. 

      Copernicus

    • B. 

      Einstein

    • C. 

      Celcius

  • 11. 
    German/American physicist that created the idea of General Relativity.
    • A. 

      Einstein

    • B. 

      Aristotle

    • C. 

      Copernicus

  • 12. 
    Italian astronomer who invented the thermometer and was the first to use a telescope.
    • A. 

      Celcius

    • B. 

      Galileo

    • C. 

      Einstein

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