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1
Man in Space Quotes 15 questions

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
2574 plays
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The Soviet Challenge for the Moon 10 questions

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.
Difficult
mstanaway
843 plays
3
Saturn V 10 questions

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.
Tough
cag1970
576 plays
4
Soyuz - A Veteran Spacecraft 15 questions

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
Tough
mstanaway
516 plays
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The Voskhod Missions - Khrushchev's Folly 10 questions

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.
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mstanaway
303 plays
6
The Human Body in the Vacuum of Space 10 questions

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.
Tough
mcdubb
1422 plays
7
Carrying the Fire 25 questions

Questions regarding the Gemini and Apollo space programs from Apollo 11 astronaut Michael Collins' autobiographical book "Carrying the Fire".
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tinybubs
786 plays
8
Project Mercury 10 questions

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.
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CarolinaBill
1359 plays
9
The Mercury Seven 10 questions

This is a quiz about the seven men chosen in NASA's "Astronaut Group 1", better known as the "Mercury Seven".
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Maiguy
1446 plays
10
Onward and Outward to Mars 10 questions

The little rovers that could do their stuff.
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s_zumbach
360 plays
11
The Mercury 7 Astronauts 15 questions

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
2958 plays
12
Project Gemini 10 questions

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
510 plays
13
Groceries on the Moon 10 questions

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
288 plays
14
The Original Seven Mercury Astronauts 10 questions

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
861 plays
15
The Final Countdown 10 questions

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.
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suomy
129 plays
16
NASA Turns Fifty 10 questions

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
885 plays
17
Welcome to Mission Control! 10 questions

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
306 plays
18
Women in Space--- Let's hear it for the girls! 10 questions

This is a general quiz celebrating women in space and their stellar accomplishments. Come fly with me....
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zenitth
1641 plays
19
Far Out! Like, Really Far Out... 10 questions

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
474 plays
20
Space Exploration In Fact And Fiction 20 questions

This quiz will test your knowledge of space exploration, manned and unmanned, in fact and fiction.
Difficult
cag1970
2307 plays
21
Vision for Space Exploration 15 questions

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"?
Tough
mstanaway
804 plays
22
Thinking of Becoming an Astronaut? 10 questions

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
615 plays
23
Semyorka - Old Number Seven 10 questions

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.
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mstanaway
228 plays
24
Space Flight Trivia 20 questions

A few trivia questions for space buffs. Hope you enjoy the quiz!
Difficult
Polaris101
1560 plays
25
Other Worlds Than This 10 questions

In the past few decades, many types of spacecraft have been sent off to explore the farthest reaches of our Solar System ...
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skyrunner84
411 plays
26
Lunokhod Moon Rover 10 questions

Thirty five years before the Mars Exploration Rovers, Spirit and Opportunity, wowed us with spectacular vistas from another world, a remarkable robot called Lunokhod endeared itself to the public with its antics on a world very much closer to home.
Tough
mstanaway
270 plays
27
China in Space! 10 questions

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
897 plays
28
What Goes Up... Doesn't Always Come Down. 10 questions

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
240 plays
29
The Space Race 10 questions

Here is a quiz on early manned spaceflight. Those of you 'baby boomers' should do well on this one!
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gabby69
3993 plays
30
It's not Rocket Science...or is it? 10 questions

This quiz will test your knowledge of of modern space travel. I hope you enjoy the quiz and maybe even learn a thing or two.
Tough
evil44
537 plays
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