Astronomy Trivia

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  • 1. 
    What color of star has the hottest surface temperature?
    • A. 

      Red

    • B. 

      Green

    • C. 

      Blue

    • D. 

      Yellow

  • 2. 
    What does the word "constellation" mean?
    • A. 

      Stars Together

    • B. 

      Touchdown

    • C. 

      Pictured Object

    • D. 

      Continuation Of Life

  • 3. 
    Which season does the part of Earth tilted towards the sun experience?
    • A. 

      Fall

    • B. 

      Summer

    • C. 

      Winter

    • D. 

      Spring

  • 4. 
    What is the constellation in the shape of a winged horse called?
    • A. 

      Pisces

    • B. 

      Hydrus

    • C. 

      Pegasus

    • D. 

      Phoenix

  • 5. 
    "Houston we have a problem" was from which Apollo mission?
    • A. 

      Apollo 13

    • B. 

      Apollo 11

    • C. 

      Apollo 10

    • D. 

      Apollo 15

  • 6. 
    Which planet has the fastest orbit?
    • A. 

      Jupiter

    • B. 

      Mercury

    • C. 

      Mars

    • D. 

      Pluto

  • 7. 
    Which planet has the tallest mountain?
    • A. 

      Earth

    • B. 

      Mercury

    • C. 

      Venus

    • D. 

      Mars

  • 8. 
    Which planet has visible rings around it?
    • A. 

      Earth

    • B. 

      Mercury

    • C. 

      Venus

    • D. 

      Saturn

  • 9. 
    Which former planet is the tenth-largest body directly orbiting the sun?
    • A. 

      Pluto

    • B. 

      Venus

    • C. 

      Neptune

    • D. 

      Mercury

  • 10. 
    What is a huge exploding star radiating as much energy as the sun would over about 10 billion years?
    • A. 

      Galaxy

    • B. 

      Hypernova

    • C. 

      Bossa Nova

    • D. 

      Supernova

  • 11. 
    What is the study of stars, planets and galaxies called?
    • A. 

      Meteorology

    • B. 

      Astronomy

    • C. 

      Nuclear Physics

    • D. 

      Hygrometry

  • 12. 
    Which star is the closest one to Earth?
    • A. 

      Betelgeuse

    • B. 

      Sun

    • C. 

      Jupiter

    • D. 

      Alpha Centauri

  • 13. 
    What is the name for a body in orbit around the Sun?
    • A. 

      Thrusters

    • B. 

      Rotation

    • C. 

      Planet

    • D. 

      Prism

  • 14. 
    What is a body in orbit around a planet called?
    • A. 

      Optics

    • B. 

      Horsepower

    • C. 

      Moon

    • D. 

      Galaxy

  • 15. 
    The path traveled by a body in space is known as what?
    • A. 

      Indian Summer

    • B. 

      Aerosol

    • C. 

      Barometer

    • D. 

      Orbit

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