Astronomy Trivia Question

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  • 1. 
    Which of the following is made up of frozen dust and gases?
    • A. 

      Comet

    • B. 

      Star

    • C. 

      Earth's Moon

    • D. 

      Meteoroid

  • 2. 
    What is the opposite to ordinary matter called?
    • A. 

      Antimatter

    • B. 

      Optics

    • C. 

      Tropics

    • D. 

      Peak Load

  • 3. 
    Illumination of the night sky is also known as what?
    • A. 

      Element

    • B. 

      Ampere

    • C. 

      Aurora

    • D. 

      Ohm

  • 4. 
    Which of these scientific terms is defined as the Earth moving between the Sun and the Moon?
    • A. 

      Federal Emergency Management Agency (Fema)

    • B. 

      Artesian Water

    • C. 

      Superconductor

    • D. 

      Lunar Eclipse

  • 5. 
    Which scientific term is defined as outside of our galaxy?
    • A. 

      Methane

    • B. 

      Extragalactic

    • C. 

      Gas

    • D. 

      Water Hardness

  • 6. 
    Which scientific term is best defined as a group of galaxies?
    • A. 

      Cirriform

    • B. 

      Galaxy Clusters

    • C. 

      Hand

    • D. 

      Watt

  • 7. 
    Which scientific term is best defined as "the area influenced by an object's gravity"?
    • A. 

      Drug Metabolism

    • B. 

      Gravitational Field

    • C. 

      Lunar Eclipse

    • D. 

      Nautical Mile

  • 8. 
    What would you call something that is between celestial objects?
    • A. 

      Interstellar

    • B. 

      Renewable Energy

    • C. 

      Thunder

    • D. 

      Thermometer

  • 9. 
    Which planet in our solar system is fifth from the Sun?
    • A. 

      Mercury

    • B. 

      Jupiter

    • C. 

      Mars

    • D. 

      Neptune

  • 10. 
    What is the cargo of a spacecraft called?
    • A. 

      Payload

    • B. 

      Smog

    • C. 

      Botulism

    • D. 

      Neutron Stars

  • 11. 
    What is a sudden violent explosion on the sun called?
    • A. 

      Ozone Layer

    • B. 

      Volcano

    • C. 

      Solar Flare

    • D. 

      Solar Eclipse

  • 12. 
    Which of these words describes planets which have solid rocky surfaces?
    • A. 

      Orbital

    • B. 

      Terrestrial

    • C. 

      Astral

    • D. 

      Geothermal

  • 13. 
    Which of these is a moon of the planet Saturn?
    • A. 

      Titan

    • B. 

      Mass

    • C. 

      Saturn

    • D. 

      Orion

  • 14. 
    The science term, "moon", is best defined as?
    • A. 

      Type Of Food Poisoning

    • B. 

      Compact Disk Read Only Memory

    • C. 

      General Name Also Given To Natural Satellites

    • D. 

      Animal Life

  • 15. 
    Which Apollo Mission was launched on November 14, 1969?
    • A. 

      Apollo 21

    • B. 

      Apollo 7

    • C. 

      Apollo 4

    • D. 

      Apollo 12

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