Astronomy Quizzes & Trivia
Do you know why Pluto is no longer considered a planet? Do you know how long it takes Halley’s Comet to orbit the sun? Take the online astronomy quizzes to test your knowledge and learn more.
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Do you know anything about astrophysics? It is a science that applies physics methods and principles in the investigation of astronomical objects and occurrences. The examined items include the stars, sun, galaxies, extrasolar...
Questions: 10 | Attempts: 9765 | Last updated: Mar 8, 2021
Sample QuestionWhat type of galaxy is our Milky Way?
When we look at the sky, all we see is blue or stars covering up the atmosphere. This astronomy practice test quiz is designed to help us see just how much you understood from the unit on astronomy so far. Give it a shot and...
Questions: 12 | Attempts: 6183 | Last updated: Oct 31, 2021
Sample QuestionWhy are certain telescopes in space?
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Sample QuestionThe earth is a tilted planet. What is the degree of tilt?
Questions: 50 | Attempts: 1548 | Last updated: Apr 26, 2021
Sample QuestionEARTH SCIENCE (FIRST QUARTER)Modern cosmology supposes that the universe came from a Big Bang event about 13 billion years ago.. Evidence for this is __________.
It's time for you to play this incredible Moon day quiz to find out how well you know about the moon. The mood day is observed on 20th July and to celebrate this day, we've designed this quiz that will reveal some...
Questions: 10 | Attempts: 97 | Last updated: Dec 27, 2021
Sample QuestionLet's start with an easy one- Who was the first person to step on the moon?
How much do you know about Earth? Do you know Earth has how many layers? What is Rotation? What is Revolution? Check out our online earth quiz to learn exciting facts about this planet. This quiz is apt to teach students about...
Questions: 11 | Attempts: 232 | Last updated: Aug 20, 2021
Sample QuestionThe Layer of air that surrounds the Earth is called
Earth Day is an annual event on April 22 to demonstrate support for environmental protection. First held on April 22, 1970, it now includes a wide range of events coordinated globally by EarthDay.org including 1 billion people in...
Questions: 13 | Attempts: 156 | Last updated: Aug 17, 2021
Sample QuestionWhen was Earth Day created?
Social studies are the integrated study of multiple fields of social science and the humanities, including history, geography, and political science. This is a Social Studies Quiz about the movement of our Earth. Take this...
Questions: 16 | Attempts: 104 | Last updated: Aug 17, 2021
Sample QuestionWhich planet is the only one that supports life on earth
From the smallest particles to the largest planets and endless galaxies, everything about the universe is fascinating and astonishing. Check out our online quiz to test yourself and learn amazing facts about universe.
Questions: 10 | Attempts: 64 | Last updated: Mar 31, 2021
Sample QuestionWhat is the meaning of the word planetai?
Astronomy is a branch of science that studies the laws of the star's celestial objects and phenomena. The origin and evolution are explained by using mathematics, physics, and chemistry. It is one of the oldest natural...
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Sample QuestionInitially, a filament's temperature is 4000K. Then a knob is turned to make the Filament temperature 5000K. The amount of red light coming from the filament is higher.
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Sample QuestionWhat is Solar Eclipse?
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Sample QuestionThe layer of molten rock or magma is showed by .....
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Sample QuestionWhich of the following is associated with shearing stresses and shallow earthquakes?
Do you know anything about solar eclipses to pass this quiz? A solar eclipse occurs when a segment of the earth is covered by a shadow cast by the moon, as it fully or partially blocks the sunlight. This shadow happens when the...
Questions: 10 | Attempts: 287 | Last updated: Dec 21, 2020
Sample QuestionFor a solar eclipse to occur, what has to happen?
Questions: 10 | Attempts: 198 | Last updated: Jul 30, 2020
Sample QuestionI´m the closest planet to the Sun.
Do you know anything about the moon phases and can pass this quiz? The moon appears to shift its shape each night. Sometimes it is a crescent moon, and other times, it is a full circle. Examples of the phases of the moon...
Questions: 20 | Attempts: 150 | Last updated: Jan 5, 2021
Sample QuestionThe Ancient Romans named the Moon what?
Questions: 15 | Attempts: 97 | Last updated: Jan 28, 2021
Sample QuestionWhat is the innermost layer of our Earth?
Questions: 19 | Attempts: 101 | Last updated: Feb 9, 2021
Sample QuestionA satellite is defined as:
What is the relationship between the Earth, Moon, and Sun? The sun keeps our planet warm, and with the moon, it generates the tides. The Earth orbits the sun, and in turn, the moon orbits the Earth. The Earth both rotates on...
Questions: 15 | Attempts: 529 | Last updated: May 19, 2021
Sample QuestionWhy do we only see one side of the moon?
Winter solstice, also called hibernal solstice, At the winter solstice, the Sun travels the shortest path through the sky, and that day, therefore, has the least daylight and the longest night. After the solstice, the day has...
Questions: 10 | Attempts: 107 | Last updated: Oct 30, 2019
Sample QuestionOn St. Lucia’s day, girls in Scandinavia wear which of these color dresses with red sashes and wreaths of candles on their heads?
Winter Solstice is the opposite of summer solstice, midwinter occurs when one of the Earth's poles has its maximum tilt away from the Sun. It marked the symbolic death and rebirth of the Sun. Tho humans may have observed the...
Questions: 10 | Attempts: 122 | Last updated: Oct 30, 2019
Sample QuestionHumans may have observed the winter solstice as early as Neolithic period—the last part of the Stone Age, beginnig about when?
Winter Solstice is also called hibernal solstice, which happens twice yearly. Once in each hemisphere (Northern and Southern), it occurs when Earth's poles have its maximum tilt away from the Sun. In many temperate regions,...
Questions: 10 | Attempts: 105 | Last updated: Oct 30, 2019
Sample QuestionThis delay in the arrival of our coldest temperatures is better known as what?
Winter Solstice occurs when one of the Earth's poles has its maximum tilt away from the Sun. Like many other astronomical terms, the word solstice comes from Latin, As well as marking the shortest day of the year. The winter...
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Sample QuestionIt is believed that it was designed to capture solstice sun rays prehistoric monument in County Meath, Ireland, located about 1 KM north of the River Boyne and built between how many BC?
Winter Solstice is the opposite of summer solstice. Solstices are opposite on either side of the equator, and it happens twice a year (once in the northern hemisphere, once in the southern hemisphere, six months apart). This quiz...
Questions: 10 | Attempts: 109 | Last updated: Oct 30, 2019
Sample QuestionThe Dōngzhì Festival is held in parts of east Asia on or around the Solstice. What does “Dōngzhì" translate as?
Winter Solstice is one of the solstices that happens yearly. Winter solstice occurs 2 times a year. As well as marking the shortest day of the year, the winter solstice marks the first day of winter in the astronomical calendar,...
Questions: 10 | Attempts: 146 | Last updated: Oct 30, 2019
Sample QuestionOn the winter solstice opposite "summer solstice," Earth's maximum axial tilt toward the Sun is what?
The Winter Solstice is also called midwinter, which occurs when one of the Earth's poles has its maximum tilt away from the Sun. It happens twice in a year and once in each hemisphere. Its opposite is the summer...
Questions: 10 | Attempts: 106 | Last updated: Oct 30, 2019
Sample QuestionThe winter solstice also marks the beginning of the season of winter, which lasts until the vernal equinox when in the Southern Hemisphere?
The Winter Solstice is also known as midwinter, occurs when one of the Earth's poles has its maximum tilt away from the Sun. Winter Solstice is when the day is shorter than the night, normally occurred at a particular time,...
Questions: 10 | Attempts: 443 | Last updated: Nov 8, 2019
Sample QuestionWinter Solstice is otherwise called all this except one of these?
The winter solstice, one of the great seasonal phenomena that affect the length of the day and night. Put your knowledge to the test with this trivia quiz that questions your true understanding of the winter solstice.
Questions: 10 | Attempts: 617 | Last updated: Oct 30, 2019
Sample QuestionHow many times a year does the winter solstice happen?
Are you well aware of the Summer Solstice? When it occurs? Why it is called so? If yes, then this quiz will help you out in gaining more knowledge about the Summer Solstice. This below quiz is specially created for you guys to...
Questions: 5 | Attempts: 189 | Last updated: Jul 21, 2021
Sample QuestionOn Which month does the Summer Solstice occur?
Not a lot of people are interested in astrology, but it's fascinating to see that it is more than just reading about your astrological sign. Can you tell how each zodiac sign behaves? If yes, go ahead and try our quiz.
Questions: 10 | Attempts: 112051 | Last updated: Aug 10, 2020
Sample QuestionWhat is the biggest characteristic in the Aries moon sign?
Mercury, Venus, Saturn, Uranus... These are only a few of the planets in our universe. If you are intellectual and perceptive, then you are from Mercury. If you are controlling and authoritative, then you are from Saturn. Take...
Questions: 10 | Attempts: 60888 | Last updated: Nov 5, 2020
Sample QuestionWhat is one of your flaws?
This quiz was created as an assessment tool for 3rd graders; it covers the four primary phases of the Moon and the relative position of the Moon to the Earth and Sun. So, with a concise description and an even shorter length,...
Questions: 11 | Attempts: 31637 | Last updated: Sep 24, 2020
Sample QuestionIs the Moon bigger or smaller than the Earth?
The solar system is made up of the sun, the nine planets and other celestial bodies that orbit around it. Our solar system is believed to have been formed over 4 billion years ago. Below is a sixth-grade solar system quiz that...
Questions: 15 | Attempts: 30895 | Last updated: Oct 12, 2020
Sample QuestionI'm the closest planet to the sun.
Tectonic Plates are responsible for shaping the earth's crust. Every continent formed rises above the sea due to plate tectonics. It causes earthquakes, volcanoes, the rise of mountains etc. The following quiz tests your...
Questions: 20 | Attempts: 30868 | Last updated: Nov 6, 2019
Sample QuestionThe process that continually adds new crust is:
Are you from Mercury because you are focused and intelligent? Or are you from Venus because you are relaxed and artistic? Take this quiz to find out what planet you are from!
Questions: 10 | Attempts: 19918 | Last updated: Jul 1, 2021
Sample QuestionWhat is your favorite song of 2010?