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trivia quiz  Man in Space Quotes cool 15 questions
Average, 15 Qns, polaris101, Jul 10 09

Answer questions about well-known, and not so well-known quotes, made mostly by astronauts. Only the period from the beginning of manned space flight through the end of the Apollo era is covered. I hope you enjoy. Godspeed, Quiz Takers.
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polaris101 gold member
Jul 10 09
2748 plays
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trivia quiz  The Soviet Challenge for the Moon cool 10 questions
Tough, 10 Qns, mstanaway, May 12 07

The landing of Apollo 11 marked the conclusion of what became known as the 'Space Race'. Despite subsequent denials, the Soviets actually did make a serious attempt to be the first to land a man on the moon. See what you know about this programme.
Tough
mstanaway
May 12 07
882 plays
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trivia quiz  Saturn V cool 10 questions
Tough, 10 Qns, cag1970, May 09 09

It was the most powerful rocket ridden by man to date and the Saturn V's legacy involved propelling men to the moon and putting America's first space station in orbit. See how much you know about this wonderous machine.
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cag1970
May 09 09
618 plays
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trivia quiz  Soyuz - A Veteran Spacecraft cool 15 questions
Tough, 15 Qns, mstanaway, Apr 14 07

This trusty spacecraft has been the mainstay of Soviet and later Russian manned access to space for the past forty years. See how much you know about this adaptable spacecraft
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mstanaway
Apr 14 07
537 plays
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trivia quiz  The Human Body in the Vacuum of Space cool 10 questions
Tough, 10 Qns, mcdubb, Oct 23 08

Ever wonder what would happen if you were in a spacecraft just minding your own business and all of a sudden the hatch blew open and you weren't wearing a spacesuit? It's not a subject most people worry about on a daily basis.
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mcdubb gold member
Oct 23 08
1467 plays
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trivia quiz  The Voskhod Missions - Khrushchev's Folly cool 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, mstanaway, Jul 25 08

Nikita Khrushchev's interference in the Soviet manned space in an effort to upstage Project Gemini in 1963/64 wasted precious years on a technological dead end.
Average
mstanaway
Jul 25 08
324 plays
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trivia quiz  Project Mercury cool 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, CarolinaBill, Jul 02 07

NASA's Project Mercury was the beginning of America's "Man in Space" program. Let's see how much you know about America's first strides in the Space Race.
Average
CarolinaBill
Jul 02 07
1386 plays
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trivia quiz  The Mercury Seven cool 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, Maiguy, Nov 14 07

This is a quiz about the seven men chosen in NASA's "Astronaut Group 1", better known as the "Mercury Seven".
Average
Maiguy
Nov 14 07
1473 plays
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trivia quiz  The Final Countdown cool 10 questions
Tough, 10 Qns, suomy, Jun 20 16

Europe's song is about leaving Earth for Venus. Going into space is risky, the engineering is complicated and things go wrong in a surprising number of ways. This quiz looks at some of the non-fatal incidents.
Tough
suomy
Jun 20 16
147 plays
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trivia quiz  Onward and Outward to Mars cool 10 questions
Tough, 10 Qns, s_zumbach, Nov 28 06

The little rovers that could do their stuff.
Tough
s_zumbach
Nov 28 06
378 plays
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trivia quiz  Carrying the Fire cool 25 questions
Tough, 25 Qns, tinybubs, Jul 20 07

Questions regarding the Gemini and Apollo space programs from Apollo 11 astronaut Michael Collins' autobiographical book "Carrying the Fire".
Tough
tinybubs
Jul 20 07
807 plays
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trivia quiz  Project Gemini cool 10 questions
Tough, 10 Qns, cag1970, Jul 04 07

Sandwiched between the headiness of Project Mercury and the triumphs of Project Apollo, Project Gemini proved to be an important second step for America in its quest for the Moon. This quiz focuses on the ten manned missions of the series.
Tough
cag1970
Jul 04 07
531 plays
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trivia quiz  Welcome to Mission Control! cool 10 questions
Tough, 10 Qns, cag1970, Dec 13 09

Every manned American space flight has relied on a dedicated team of engineers, technicians and astronauts to ensure success. Mission Control is the subject of this quiz.
Tough
cag1970
Dec 13 09
330 plays
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trivia quiz  NASA Turns Fifty 10 questions
Tough, 10 Qns, sidnobls, Jun 30 08

U.S. President Eisenhower signed the National Aeronautics and Space Act into law on July 29, 1958, creating NASA. Here are questions on the first fifty years of NASA missions.
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sidnobls
Jun 30 08
933 plays
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trivia quiz  Women in Space--- Let's hear it for the girls! 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, zenitth, Jan 07 08

This is a general quiz celebrating women in space and their stellar accomplishments. Come fly with me....
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zenitth
Jan 07 08
1668 plays
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trivia quiz  The Original Seven Mercury Astronauts 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, drushalli, Dec 08 08

In 1959, seven men were chosen from over 100 applicants to become America's first astronauts in the Mercury Project of the early 1960s. See if you can identify them from the facts provided.
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drushalli
Dec 08 08
885 plays
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trivia quiz  Groceries on the Moon 10 questions
Tough, 10 Qns, lingophilia, May 07 15

We can't get groceries on the moon quite yet, so we should learn a little about astronaut foods throughout history. Bon appetit!
Tough
lingophilia
May 07 15
303 plays
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trivia quiz  Space Exploration In Fact And Fiction 20 questions
Difficult, 20 Qns, cag1970, Jun 06 02

This quiz will test your knowledge of space exploration, manned and unmanned, in fact and fiction.
Difficult
cag1970
Jun 06 02
2352 plays
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trivia quiz  The Mercury 7 Astronauts 15 questions
Average, 15 Qns, Misregistered, Jun 09 02

America's first manned space program was Project Mercury. Seven pilots were selected to participate in what was, at the time, the most dangerous enterprise ever known to man. Let's see what you know about these seven men and the Mercury Program.
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Misregistered
Jun 09 02
2985 plays
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trivia quiz  Vision for Space Exploration 15 questions
Tough, 15 Qns, mstanaway, Nov 24 06

In January 2004 President Bush announced the Vision for Space Exploration for a return to the moon and onward to Mars. How much do you know about the "Vision"?
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mstanaway
Nov 24 06
819 plays
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trivia quiz  I Think He's Attempting Re-entry 10 questions
Tough, 10 Qns, RedHook13, Jul 29 17

This quiz will focus on various incidents and accidents that have occurred throughout the history of space travel.
Tough
RedHook13 gold member
Jul 29 17
168 plays
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trivia quiz  Far Out! Like, Really Far Out... 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, dcpddc478, Aug 20 11

Space exploration has been a perilous journey. Both for those going into outer space and those still on the ground. Here are some questions on some of the mishaps and disasters that have occurred when we tried to go far out. Like really far out.
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dcpddc478 gold member
Aug 20 11
483 plays
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trivia quiz  Semyorka - Old Number Seven 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, mstanaway, May 20 09

Affectionately referred to by space engineers as 'Semyorka' or 'Old Number Seven' the family of rockets based on the R-7 design have become the most versatile space launchers in history. Check out this remarkable launcher.
Average
mstanaway
May 20 09
231 plays
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trivia quiz  Space Flight Trivia 20 questions
Difficult, 20 Qns, Polaris101, Aug 08 03

A few trivia questions for space buffs. Hope you enjoy the quiz!
Difficult
Polaris101 gold member
Aug 08 03
1593 plays
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trivia quiz  Thinking of Becoming an Astronaut? 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, mcdubb, May 26 08

Have you been dreaming of flying in space your whole life? Forget about paying 20 million US dollars to be a Space Tourist. Here are a few ways you can get started on becoming an astronaut.
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mcdubb gold member
May 26 08
636 plays
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trivia quiz  Other Worlds Than This 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, skyrunner84, Jul 11 10

In the past few decades, many types of spacecraft have been sent off to explore the farthest reaches of our Solar System ...
Average
skyrunner84
Jul 11 10
423 plays
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match quiz  A Blast From the Future! 10 questions
Easy, 10 Qns, pagea, Feb 11 18

Some people say that blasting into space and colonising another planet is the future of humankind, but let's look back at our previous attempts. Can you identify these manned space missions from the crew members and year?
Easy
pagea
Feb 11 18
309 plays
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trivia quiz  China in Space! 10 questions
Difficult, 10 Qns, thejazzkickazz, Oct 15 03

Here's a quickie quiz on a very significant historic event, China's first manned space launch. These questions will surely appear on Chinese versions of 'Trivial Pursuit' for years to come!
Difficult
thejazzkickazz gold member
Oct 15 03
906 plays
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trivia quiz  What Goes Up... Doesn't Always Come Down. 10 questions
Tough, 10 Qns, H53, Jul 13 16

In this quiz you'll be asked about things we've sent up into space, and some that haven't come down, at least not intentionally. Some will never return.
Tough
H53
Jul 13 16
243 plays
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trivia quiz  The Space Race 10 questions
Tough, 10 Qns, gabby69, May 01 00

Here is a quiz on early manned spaceflight. Those of you 'baby boomers' should do well on this one!
Tough
gabby69
May 01 00
4044 plays
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