Sun Quizzes & Trivia

Did you know that, at this moment in time, one million Earth could actually fit inside the Sun, but that one day it will be the same size as the Earth? Or that the light from the Sun takes about eight minutes to get here? Or that the temperature inside the Sun can reach temperatures of 15 million degrees Celsius? So, the Sun is not only the biggest star in our Universe, but it is also very interesting.

Try answering questions like: “What is the sun made of?”, “Does the brightness of the Sun change over time?”, “What are the key areas of solar research today?” and ”Does the Sun have a surface?” and discover the things that’s right in front of your eyes!

This quiz will determine the amount of knowledge acquired from this VFT exploring the Sun.

Questions: 17  |  Attempts: 1270   |  Last updated: Dec 14, 2012
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    How does the Sun rotate?

Are you ready to balance out your Sun and Moon? Here is a fun, easy quiz to find out which yoga flow is for your inner child!  

Questions: 35  |  Attempts: 183   |  Last updated: May 16, 2016
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    Which do you prefer? Summer Winter

This is a quiz about the vocabulary in chapter 26 about the Sun.

Questions: 11  |  Attempts: 150   |  Last updated: May 16, 2016
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    What is a glow in the night sky produced in the upper atmosphere by particles from the solar wind interacting with Earth's magnetic field called?

Questions: 10  |  Attempts: 93   |  Last updated: Mar 10, 2016
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    What is UPF? 

Questions: 7  |  Attempts: 71   |  Last updated: Jan 24, 2013
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    To help prevent sunburn and reduce the risk of skin cancerns in later life you should use sunscreen with a sun protection factor (SPF) of at least.

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Sun Questions & Answers

What is a coronal mass ejection?
A massive solar flare. Here is a question, why must we put down at least ten words
What is the Sun?
The Sun is the star at the center of our solar system – this includes the inner solar system which consists of Mercury, Venus, Earth and Mars, the asteroid belt except Ceres which is considered as a dwarf planet such as Pallas, Davida, Eunomia
Why does the sun look yellow from earth?
It’s due to a phenomenon called diffraction. The sun is actually emitting white light which has a significant amount of blue-green waves along with other colors of the spectrum. The fusion process creates white light which after traveling to ea
How is the Earth positioned in relation to the Sun?
The Earth is positioned in relation to the sun depending on the days it takes for the Earth’s revolution. Although the Earth’s axis tilts the same way and is slanted to one side over the course of its revolution, how close or far it is to