Solar System Quizzes & Trivia

Are you an expert on the solar system? Can you name the two planets that rotate in the reverse direction from the rest? Check out the online solar system quizzes to test yourself and learn interesting trivia as you play.
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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...

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    I'm the closest planet to the sun. 

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    Which planet receives the most energy from the sun?

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    Which of the following planets is surrounded by thick clouds that trap energy from the sun, making the planet incredibly warm


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    The asteroid is made of water and ice that moves around the Sun.

Our solar system is made up of eight planets and the sun. Each planet is different from the other and has over a hundred moons. The sun is a star with a strong gravitational pull and radiates heat and light to the planets. How...

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    Our sun is seen from outer space as a

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What do you know about the solar system? The solar system is combination of the eight planets and their moons in orbit around the sun, completed by asteroids, meteoroids, and comets. This quiz requires that you know what the...

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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...

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The solar system developed 4.6 billion years ago. The solar system is the sun's gravitationally bound system and the objects that orbit it, either precisely or implicitly. The largest in the solar system are the eight...

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Explore your knowledge of our Solar System with this quiz! Our solar system is made up of the sun and the planets that revolve around it. The largest planet in this system is Jupiter, with Earth being the outstanding one due to...

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The solar system is a combined study of the sun, moon, stars and the planets. How knowledgeable are you when it comes to this study? Take up the quiz below and find out. All the best.

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The solar system is made up of the sun and the bodies that orbit it, which include the planets. Most scientists believe that it was created after the big bang where gravity pulled a cloud of dust and gas together. Only a true...

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Please answer the following questions based on your knowledge of astronomy.

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