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There are 53 quizzes and 535 trivia questions in this category.
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trivia quiz  The Space Pumpkin Editor choice cool 10 questions
Tough, 10 Qns, salami_swami, Oct 28 13

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.
Tough
salami_swami gold member
2508 plays
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trivia quiz  From Here to Eternity cool 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, alaspooryoric, Aug 18 11

Take a trip from Earth through the solar system and into the vast universe beyond! See how many sites you recognise!
Average
alaspooryoric gold member
3978 plays
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trivia quiz  A Look at the Cosmos cool 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, jonnowales, Dec 03 09

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.
Average
jonnowales
5166 plays
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trivia quiz  Astronomy Savvy cool 10 questions
Tough, 10 Qns, wolfie001, Mar 15 07

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
wolfie001
7317 plays
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trivia quiz  The Hubble Space Telescope cool 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, severnriver, May 04 08

This quiz is not for rocket scientists only. Try it and see how much you know about the Hubble Space Telescope.
Average
severnriver
3783 plays
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trivia quiz  A History of Hydrogen cool 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, CellarDoor, Sep 30 14

The story of the universe is reflected in the history of hydrogen. Let's take a look at a highlight reel.
Average
CellarDoor gold member
795 plays
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trivia quiz  A Journey Through the Southern Night Sky cool 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, stredman, Feb 02 16

You've ventured away from the city lights and have your telescope all set up. While waiting for total darkness to set in, try this quiz to test your knowledge of the southern skies. Have fun!
Average
stredman gold member
222 plays
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trivia quiz  A Quizzer's Guide to the Galaxy cool 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, Flamis, Aug 03 09

Welcome to the Galaxy! This quiz will test your knowledge of our galactic home, and our place in it.
Average
Flamis
3900 plays
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trivia quiz  Fascinating Astronomy 2 cool 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, thejazzkickazz, Feb 19 00

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!
Average
thejazzkickazz gold member
16890 plays
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trivia quiz  Fascinating Astronomy 1 cool 10 questions
Tough, 10 Qns, thejazzkickazz, Feb 19 00

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!
Tough
thejazzkickazz gold member
14553 plays
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trivia quiz  Not in a million years! cool 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, pagea, Jul 14 12

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!
Average
pagea gold member
801 plays
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trivia quiz  The Shining cool 10 questions
Easy, 10 Qns, CmdrK, Apr 11 13

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
CmdrK gold member
1347 plays
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trivia quiz  Test Your Astronomical Knowledge cool 10 questions
Difficult, 10 Qns, doh1, Apr 02 09

A general mix of astronomy questions.
Difficult
doh1
4158 plays
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trivia quiz  The Shores of the Cosmic Ocean cool 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, gen. paton, Jun 29 06

Enjoy this quiz on the various aspects of our universe.
Average
gen. paton
3903 plays
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trivia quiz  It's not Kevin Spacey 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, shvdotr, Feb 10 14

Here are some random questions about Space, the final frontier. Let's slip the surly bonds of earth and have some fun.
Average
shvdotr gold member
477 plays
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trivia quiz  Evy's Eyes on the Sky 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, paul4760, Nov 05 13

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.
Average
paul4760
381 plays
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photo quiz  Heavenly Bodies and Phenomena 10 questions
Easy, 10 Qns, gme24, Nov 27 15

Join in me in a bit of space exploration. Together we will visit, among other things, planets, constellations and galaxies.
Easy
gme24 gold member
723 plays
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trivia quiz  Astronomical Terms 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, almach, Aug 22 02

This first quiz on Astronomical terms will be relatively (no pun intended) easy! I will give you the description and you determine the term.
Average
almach
9135 plays
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trivia quiz  The Space Panorama 10 questions
Tough, 10 Qns, r1creator, Feb 03 08

Here is a collection of random questions about space. Subjects vary widely from planets to stars.
Tough
r1creator
3801 plays
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trivia quiz  Space : The Final Frontier 15 questions
Average, 15 Qns, awkins, Apr 19 00

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.
Average
awkins
8361 plays
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trivia quiz  Understand The Universe 15 questions
Average, 15 Qns, namastheg, Jun 19 02

Questions on stars, galaxies and the solar system are there in this quiz. And don't forget the Earth!
Average
namastheg
9990 plays
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trivia quiz  A Truly Universal Quiz! 10 questions
Tough, 10 Qns, StetsonHat, Mar 01 11

This quiz will deal with all manner of astronomical topics. Enjoy!
Tough
StetsonHat
1194 plays
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trivia quiz  The Cosmic Perspective 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, RedHook13, Oct 28 12

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.
Average
RedHook13 gold member
567 plays
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trivia quiz  Basic Astronomy 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, sk8_88, Mar 14 03

This quiz will test your knowledge on basic facts about constellations, planets, and stars. Have fun, and good luck!
Average
sk8_88
9657 plays
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trivia quiz  Astronomy : Part A 15 questions
Difficult, 15 Qns, GeniusBoy, Aug 06 00

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.
Difficult
GeniusBoy
7758 plays
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trivia quiz  General Astronomy Facts 10 questions
Tough, 10 Qns, sirusrulz, Apr 09 12

Interesting facts about our Solar System and beyond. I hope you enjoy it!
Tough
sirusrulz
1110 plays
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trivia quiz  Dark Space IQ 10 questions
Tough, 10 Qns, ABHILASHA40, Sep 26 14

Let's check your IQ in astronomy.
Tough
ABHILASHA40
516 plays
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trivia quiz  Astronomy or Cosmology? 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, paulsr, Mar 28 00

All of the questions are related to astronomy or cosmology, even if sometimes tenuously.
Average
paulsr
9489 plays
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trivia quiz  Tour of the Northern Sky 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, StetsonHat, Jan 31 11

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!
Average
StetsonHat
792 plays
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trivia quiz  The Elements of Astronomy 10 questions
Tough, 10 Qns, random_quasar, Mar 27 07

Where do the elements originate? Why, the cosmos of course!
Tough
random_quasar
3189 plays
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