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One of the classic authors of Science Fiction, Robert Heinlein brought us 'Stranger in a Strange Land', 'The Moon is a Harsh Mistress', and many other creations from his fertile imagination.   

There are 23 quizzes and 235 trivia questions in this category.
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1
Future History II: "Let There Be Light"

Robert Heinlein, arguably the greatest science fiction author of the twentieth century, wrote about two dozen stories in a series called "Future History". This is about the second in the series, a short story called "Let There Be Light".
Average (10 qns)
OofahLandian
105 plays
2
"Farmer in the Sky" by Robert A Heinlein

How much can you remember about Bill and his father's adventures on Ganymede?
Tough (10 qns)
Rowena8482
321 plays
3
The Lives and Loves of Lazarus Long

In accordance with my agreement with Ira Weatheral, the Chairman of the Howard Families, I am dictating some of my adventures into the computers of the Family Seat on Tellus Tertius. My memory is shot so you may have to help me. L.L.
Average (10 qns)
derickwjazz
1089 plays
4
Have Spacesuit - Will Travel

Kip Russell dreamed of going to the Moon one day. He just didn't plan on being captured by invading aliens in order to get there. How much do you remember about his adventures?
Average (10 qns)
derickwjazz
534 plays
5
The Heinlein Juveniles

Robert A. Heinlein began his career writing science-fiction adventure stories for young boys and girls. I'll give you a short description of the plot and you pick the title of the book.
Easy (10 qns)
derickwjazz
1092 plays
6
Weddings in Heinlein

Robert A. Heinlein often wrote marriages into his stories - how many of this selection do you remember?
Average (10 qns)
Rowena8482
216 plays
7
Heinlein First Lines

Can you say which of Heinlein's books they are, given the first line? (Where the book was retitled for the UK market, both titles are given)
Tough (10 qns)
Rowena8482
582 plays
8
Orphans of the Sky

How much do you remember from Robert Heinlein's story of the fate of the lost Proxima Centauri Expedition?
Tough (10 qns)
Rowena8482
327 plays
9
Robert A. Heinlein's "The Puppet Masters"

The Earth has been invaded from space and the Government doesn't even believe it. It's up to a couple of secret agents to bring the truth to light and try to save the world.
Average (10 qns)
derickwjazz
438 plays
10
Robert Heinlein's Juveniles

Although Robert Heinlein's more famous works tend to be adult oriented, he wrote a wonderful series of novels for young readers (juveniles) in the late 1940s and 1950s. Given the description, can you identify one of his great juveniles.
Average (10 qns)
RollTidewinner
189 plays
11
Double Star

How much do you remember about Robert A. Heinlein's novel of deception and political intrigue?
Average (10 qns)
Rowena8482
204 plays
12
The Cat Who Walks Through Walls

Dr. Richard Ames sets off on a series of adventures with Gwendolyn Novak. We meet up with lots of characters from Heinlein's other novels and watch as they once again save the multiverse.
Average (10 qns)
rhysean
453 plays
13
Robert Heinlein's Future History I: "Life-Line"

Robert A. Heinlein, arguably the greatest science fiction author of the twentieth century, wrote about two dozen short stories, novellas, and novels in a series called "Future History". This is about the first one, a short story called "Life-Line".
Average (10 qns)
OofahLandian
99 plays
14
"The Number of the Beast"

Heinlein strikes again. This novel marks the beginning of the Pan-Theological Multi-Person Solipsistic Universe, and the return of Lazarus Long.
Average (15 qns)
JayInIndy
1077 plays
15
Robert A. Heinlein's "Space Cadet"

"Space Cadet" is one of Robert A. Heinlein's first books in a career spanning six decades.
Average (10 qns)
derickwjazz
465 plays
16
Future History III: "The Roads Must Roll"

Robert Heinlein, arguably the greatest science fiction author of the twentieth century, wrote about two dozen stories in a series called "Future History". This is about the third in the series, a short story called "The Roads Must Roll".
Tough (10 qns)
OofahLandian
87 plays
17
Tunnel In The Sky

How much do you remember about Rod Walker's survival test in this novel by Robert A. Heinlein?
Tough (10 qns)
Rowena8482
324 plays
18
"The Moon Is A Harsh Mistress"

Heinlein at his best. See how well you remember this one.
Average (10 qns)
JayInIndy
1113 plays
19
A Martian Named Smith

This quiz is all about the history of Robert A. Heinlein's "Stranger in a Strange Land". No spoilers here.
Average (10 qns)
Shadowmyst2004
192 plays
20
Robert A. Heinlein's Life and Work

10 general questions on RAH.
Average (10 qns)
damital2hl
1242 plays
21
Heinlein Short Stories - First Lines

Can you remember which of Robert Heinlein's short stories each of these first lines is from? (May include stories first published under pseudonyms)
Tough (10 qns)
Rowena8482
237 plays
22
Robert A. Heinlein's "Starship Troopers"

Do you think you know a thing or two about "Starship Troopers"? Well, I don't, so take this quiz and prove me wrong.
Difficult (10 qns)
Tuckett
393 plays
23
Stranger in a Strange Land

This is a quiz on Robert A. Heinlein's masterpiece novel - the story of a young human born and raised on the 'Red Planet'. The questions are pretty easy, so you should do well. Good luck!
Average (10 qns)
myth_god
2088 plays
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