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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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trivia quiz  Future History II: "Let There Be Light" cool 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, OofahLandian, Mar 28 15

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".
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OofahLandian
Mar 28 15
114 plays
2.
trivia quiz  The Lives and Loves of Lazarus Long cool 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, derickwjazz, Mar 26 05

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
derickwjazz
Mar 26 05
1152 plays
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trivia quiz  Have Spacesuit - Will Travel cool 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, derickwjazz, Oct 05 05

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?
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derickwjazz
Oct 05 05
534 plays
4.
trivia quiz  "Farmer in the Sky" by Robert A Heinlein cool 10 questions
Tough, 10 Qns, Rowena8482, Sep 14 07

How much can you remember about Bill and his father's adventures on Ganymede?
Tough
Rowena8482 gold member
Sep 14 07
357 plays
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trivia quiz  Heinlein First Lines cool 10 questions
Tough, 10 Qns, Rowena8482, Apr 25 08

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
Rowena8482 gold member
Apr 25 08
621 plays
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trivia quiz  Robert Heinlein's Juveniles cool 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, RollTidewinner, Mar 31 13

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.
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RollTidewinner gold member
Mar 31 13
201 plays
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trivia quiz  Weddings in Heinlein cool 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, Rowena8482, Dec 31 10

Robert A. Heinlein often wrote marriages into his stories - how many of this selection do you remember?
Average
Rowena8482 gold member
Dec 31 10
246 plays
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trivia quiz  The Heinlein Juveniles cool 10 questions
Easy, 10 Qns, derickwjazz, Jan 03 06

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
derickwjazz
Jan 03 06
1140 plays
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trivia quiz  Robert A. Heinlein's "The Puppet Masters" cool 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, derickwjazz, Oct 31 05

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
derickwjazz
Oct 31 05
447 plays
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trivia quiz  Robert Heinlein's Future History I: "Life-Line" cool 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, OofahLandian, Mar 21 15

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".
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OofahLandian
Mar 21 15
108 plays
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trivia quiz  Orphans of the Sky cool 10 questions
Tough, 10 Qns, Rowena8482, Oct 14 07

How much do you remember from Robert Heinlein's story of the fate of the lost Proxima Centauri Expedition?
Tough
Rowena8482 gold member
Oct 14 07
354 plays
12.
trivia quiz  The Cat Who Walks Through Walls cool 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, rhysean, Sep 27 05

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
rhysean
Sep 27 05
456 plays
13.
trivia quiz  "The Number of the Beast" 15 questions
Average, 15 Qns, JayInIndy, Aug 29 02

Heinlein strikes again. This novel marks the beginning of the Pan-Theological Multi-Person Solipsistic Universe, and the return of Lazarus Long.
Average
JayInIndy
Aug 29 02
1089 plays
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trivia quiz  Double Star 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, Rowena8482, Aug 27 10

How much do you remember about Robert A. Heinlein's novel of deception and political intrigue?
Average
Rowena8482 gold member
Aug 27 10
228 plays
15.
trivia quiz  Future History III: "The Roads Must Roll" 10 questions
Tough, 10 Qns, OofahLandian, Apr 05 15

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
OofahLandian
Apr 05 15
102 plays
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trivia quiz  Robert A. Heinlein's "Space Cadet" 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, derickwjazz, Mar 09 05

"Space Cadet" is one of Robert A. Heinlein's first books in a career spanning six decades.
Average
derickwjazz
Mar 09 05
471 plays
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trivia quiz  A Martian Named Smith 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, Shadowmyst2004, Feb 26 15

This quiz is all about the history of Robert A. Heinlein's "Stranger in a Strange Land". No spoilers here.
Average
Shadowmyst2004
Feb 26 15
216 plays
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trivia quiz  Tunnel In The Sky 10 questions
Tough, 10 Qns, Rowena8482, Aug 05 08

How much do you remember about Rod Walker's survival test in this novel by Robert A. Heinlein?
Tough
Rowena8482 gold member
Aug 05 08
360 plays
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trivia quiz  Robert A. Heinlein's Life and Work 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, damital2hl, Jun 25 03

10 general questions on RAH.
Average
damital2hl
Jun 25 03
1269 plays
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trivia quiz  Robert A. Heinlein's "Starship Troopers" 10 questions
Difficult, 10 Qns, Tuckett, Dec 27 09

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
Tuckett
Dec 27 09
405 plays
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trivia quiz  "The Moon Is A Harsh Mistress" 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, JayInIndy, Aug 28 02

Heinlein at his best. See how well you remember this one.
Average
JayInIndy
Aug 28 02
1167 plays
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trivia quiz  Stranger in a Strange Land 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, myth_god, Jun 07 00

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
myth_god
Jun 07 00
2109 plays
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trivia quiz  Heinlein Short Stories - First Lines 10 questions
Tough, 10 Qns, Rowena8482, May 17 09

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
Rowena8482 gold member
May 17 09
285 plays
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