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What do you know about this topic? Play this mixed game to try a little bit of everything!
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1 Ten Pangalactic Sunny Challengers
From the dawn of man to the 21st century, some of the greatest minds have challenged and changed humanity's conception of the stars and galaxies. Now I'll challenge you to identify their bios even if I don't explicitly name their most famous discoveries!
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10 Q
WesleyCrusher
Nov 29 14
66 plays
2 Early Astronomers One
I will ask you a question on an accomplishment in Astronomy (pre 20th Century), and you determine who did it.
Tough
10 Q
almach
Aug 18 01
762 plays
3 Early Astronomers Two
This quiz is a little more difficult than the first. The astronomers may be from any century.
Tough
10 Q
almach
Sep 01 02
408 plays
4 Astronomers
Team quiz by The Alberta Pioneers
Interested in astronomers? Take our challenging quiz and see what you know about them!
Tough
10 Q
Trufflesss
Jun 25 11
372 plays
5 Early Astronomers Three
Here is another quiz on Astronomers. This is a much harder quiz than the first two, but give it a try. Some of these Astronomers are from recent years.
Tough
10 Q
almach
Sep 13 02
396 plays
6 The Great Astronomers
This is a quiz on the astronomers who did the most during the time in which they lived. They were the best of the best. It's not that tricky so have fun and enjoy it. Good luck!
Tough
10 Q
GeniusBoy
Sep 22 00
867 plays
7 Historical Cosmologists
A brief quiz on people who looked to the skies with questions and provided answers to mankind.
Tough
10 Q
Orangeman
Aug 16 00
435 plays
8 Clyde Tombaugh
Clyde Tombaugh discovered Pluto in 1930. Even though Pluto was demoted to "dwarf planet" in 2006, it was still an incredible achievement for Clyde Tombaugh. He was born on February 4, 1906 and died on January 17, 1997. He was 90 years old.
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10 Q
almach
Dec 11 11
186 plays
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Last Updated Dec 03 14 3:30 PM

Some sample questions from this category:

* During the 3rd Century B.C., the Earth's circumference was estimated to be 25,000 miles (a rather close estimate) by:
* Which astronomer is credited with discovering the existence of other galaxies?
* In the 19th century, which astronomer used astral parallax to directly observe Earth's movements?
* The term 'Big Bang' was coined by:
* One of the pioneers of the 10 dimensional superstring theory, postulated to be the ultimate theory of everything, is:


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