The Ultimate Fan Quiz On Astronomy

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Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    What is Saturn's period of revolution around the sun?
    • A. 

      164.79 Earth Years

    • B. 

      11.9 Earth Years

    • C. 

      29.46 Earth Years

    • D. 

      247.7 Earth Years

  • 2. 
    What is Neptune's period of revolution around the Sun?
    • A. 

      29.46 Earth Years

    • B. 

      247.7 Earth Years

    • C. 

      365.26 Days

    • D. 

      164.79 Earth Years

  • 3. 
    What space related item did Burt Rutan develop?
    • A. 

      Spaceship One

    • B. 

      Space Shuttle

    • C. 

      Tang

    • D. 

      Space Toilet

  • 4. 
    John Glenn was the first American to orbit the earth, in how long a flight?
    • A. 

      Sixteen Hours

    • B. 

      Eight Hours

    • C. 

      Five Hours

    • D. 

      Twelve Hours

  • 5. 
    How fast does the earth travel through space?
    • A. 

      66,000 MPH

    • B. 

      35 Million MPH

    • C. 

      462 MPH

    • D. 

      20,000 MPH

  • 6. 
    Which planet does the moon Deimos belong to?
    • A. 

      Neptune

    • B. 

      Saturn

    • C. 

      Mars

    • D. 

      Venus

  • 7. 
    Which planet has Phobos as a moon?
    • A. 

      Jupiter

    • B. 

      Earth

    • C. 

      Mars

    • D. 

      Uranus

  • 8. 
    How many tons of meteor dust fall to Earth every day?
    • A. 

      100

    • B. 

      1,000

    • C. 

      10

    • D. 

      10,000

  • 9. 
    Who was the first African-American woman to fly on the space shuttle?
    • A. 

      Rosa Parks

    • B. 

      Geraldyn "Jerrie" Cobb

    • C. 

      Sally Ride

    • D. 

      Mae Jemison

  • 10. 
    Which of these words comes from another word meaning "wanderer"?
    • A. 

      Ozone

    • B. 

      Star

    • C. 

      Asteroid

    • D. 

      Planet

  • 11. 
    What does 5DF in Space Camp stand for?
    • A. 

      Five Dinky Fingers

    • B. 

      Five Digital Fingers

    • C. 

      Fifty Degrees Fahrenheit

    • D. 

      Five Degrees Of Freedom

  • 12. 
    A dark star emits what kind of light that we can't see with the naked eye?
    • A. 

      Infrared Light

    • B. 

      Ultraviolet Light

    • C. 

      Black Light

    • D. 

      White Light

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