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Play General Astronomy Topic Mash! (experimental)
What do you know about this topic? Play this mixed game to try a little bit of everything!
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1 The Space Pumpkin
I am hosting a cosmic dinner party, but am missing some ingredients. With that, I hop in my spacecraft, which happens to be a giant pumpkin, to travel the depths of space to collect food items.
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10 Q
salami_swami
Oct 28 13
1839 plays
2 From Here to Eternity
Take a trip from Earth through the solar system and into the vast universe beyond! See how many sites you recognise!
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10 Q
alaspooryoric
Aug 18 11
3060 plays
3 A Look at the Cosmos
Astronomy is quite possibly the most exciting and interesting branch of science in the opinion of the public. It is accessible, visible and the science is often shaped by amateur stargazers! Enjoy the quiz.
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10 Q
jonnowales
Dec 03 09
4368 plays
4 It's not Kevin Spacey
Here are some random questions about Space, the final frontier. Let's slip the surly bonds of earth and have some fun.
Tough
10 Q
shvdotr
Feb 10 14
210 plays
5 The Hubble Space Telescope
This quiz is not for rocket scientists only. Try it and see how much you know about the Hubble Space Telescope.
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10 Q
severnriver
May 04 08
3438 plays
6 Evy's Eyes on the Sky
Granddaughter Evelyn and I often gaze into the night sky and wonder who else is watching. This quiz deals with observatories in various locations throughout the world.
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10 Q
paul4760
Nov 05 13
231 plays
7 Astronomy Savvy
From the vast recesses of my mind, I've collected the most difficult facts about space I could remember and created this quiz. Hopefully, it'll provide quite a tough challenge for everyone. And, as always, please enjoy.
Tough
10 Q
wolfie001
Mar 15 07
6921 plays
8 A Quizzer's Guide to the Galaxy
Welcome to the Galaxy! This quiz will test your knowledge of our galactic home, and our place in it.
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10 Q
Flamis
Aug 03 09
3249 plays
9 The Shores of the Cosmic Ocean
Enjoy this quiz on the various aspects of our universe.
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10 Q
gen. paton
Jun 29 06
3591 plays
10 Test Your Astronomical Knowledge
A general mix of astronomy questions.
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10 Q
doh1
Apr 02 09
3897 plays
11 Not in a million years!
A million years won't get you very far in the world of astronomy. Play this quiz to get an idea of the timescales that one is more likely to encounter. Good luck!
Tough
10 Q
pagea
Jul 14 12
600 plays
12 The Shining
This quiz is not about Stephen King's book, it's about some of the bright objects in the sky that mankind has observed and sometimes been a little scared of for millennia. Let's see how many you know.
Easy
10 Q
CmdrK
Apr 11 13
864 plays
13 Fascinating Astronomy 2
This is quizzyland's second quiz on the topic of astronomy. Considering that, the questions are relatively easy (I hope). Please give it a try and good luck!
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10 Q
thejazzkickazz
Feb 19 00
16086 plays
14 Fascinating Astronomy 1
This is Funtrivia's original astronomy quiz, created in early 2000. Please enjoy and good luck to you...the questions should not be that tough!
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thejazzkickazz
Feb 19 00
14133 plays
15 Space : The Final Frontier
Assorted selection of space related questions. Enjoy! All units are based on the US number system - i.e. 1 billion = 1,000,000,000. Most definitions are verified at Dictionary.com.
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15 Q
awkins
Apr 19 00
7830 plays
16 The Space Panorama
Here is a collection of random questions about space. Subjects vary widely from planets to stars.
Tough
10 Q
r1creator
Feb 03 08
3570 plays
17 Tour of the Northern Sky
The sky is clear and you set up your telescope. While waiting for total darkness to set in, this quiz will test your knowledge of the northern skies. Have fun!
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10 Q
StetsonHat
Jan 31 11
687 plays
18 Astronomical Terms
This first quiz on Astronomical terms will be relatively (no pun intended) easy! I will give you the description and you determine the term.
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10 Q
almach
Aug 22 02
8601 plays
19 General Astronomy Facts
Interesting facts about our Solar System and beyond. I hope you enjoy it!
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10 Q
sirusrulz
Apr 09 12
939 plays
20 A Truly Universal Quiz!
This quiz will deal with all manner of astronomical topics. Enjoy!
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10 Q
StetsonHat
Mar 01 11
1083 plays
21 Understand The Universe
Questions on stars, galaxies and the solar system are there in this quiz. And don't forget the Earth!
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15 Q
namastheg
Jun 19 02
9558 plays
22 The Cosmic Perspective
Are you ready to take a journey through our cosmos? Close your eyes and imagine yourself standing face to face with some of the many wonders our universe has to offer.
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10 Q
RedHook13
Oct 28 12
417 plays
23 Basic Astronomy
This quiz will test your knowledge on basic facts about constellations, planets, and stars. Have fun, and good luck!
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sk8_88
Mar 14 03
9354 plays
24 Astronomy : Part A
A quiz for anyone who loves (and knows a whole lot about) astronomy! Some of the questions are tricky so be careful. It helps to have a textbook on hand. Good luck.
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15 Q
GeniusBoy
Aug 06 00
7533 plays
25 The Elements of Astronomy
Where do the elements originate? Why, the cosmos of course!
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10 Q
random_quasar
Mar 27 07
3045 plays
26 Amazing Astronomy
Astronomy is the study of outer space and the universe. What do you know about astronomy? Let's find out. Have fun!
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triviaking162
Sep 15 13
426 plays
27 Astronomy or Cosmology?
All of the questions are related to astronomy or cosmology, even if sometimes tenuously.
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paulsr
Mar 28 00
8943 plays
28 Space and The Universe
How well do you know about this great big huge place we call the Universe??? Test yourself with this rather tough quiz!
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debrafromsumner
Apr 05 00
14496 plays
29 A in Astronomy
Are you an accomplished astrogator or merely an amateur astrophile?
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Autolycus2
Oct 05 11
759 plays
30 Astronomy
This is a quiz about general astromomy. It was written in 2000, so please keep this in mind when planets are described.
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skywynd
Aug 13 00
13821 plays
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