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Is it a bird? Is it a plane? It might not even be Superman, but if it's in the sky and isn't a planet, it could well be in this sub category.   

There are 20 quizzes and 205 trivia questions in this category.
Take this hour's quiz: Other Astronomical Bodies - Mixed Questions

A quiz every hour! Over 205 questions in rotation. Recent Scores
Oh No, I'm Trapped in a Black Hole

Loved by science fiction writers for the possibilities they offer in the exploration of space and even time travel, black holes have long captured the interest of mankind. But what exactly are they?
Average (10 qns)
Sep 20 06
6399 plays
A Trip to a Black Hole

The idea of black holes was first presented in the 18th century and the theories were further expanded by Albert Einstein in the early 1900's. Follow Steven's trip to a black hole to see how much you know about the theories and speculations.
Tough (10 qns)
May 06 07
4404 plays
Extra Solar Worlds

With advances in our technology, we can now detect worlds around other stars. This is a very difficult quiz, unless you are up on what's "new up there".
Difficult (10 qns)
Jan 31 07
1995 plays
Space Tour: An Exoplanetary Expedition

Welcome space travelers to our exoplanetary expedition. We'll visit ten unusual planets up close. Let's blast off!
Average (10 qns)
Nov 05 15
228 plays
Twenty Questions About Asteroids

Here is the next installment on my twenty question quizzes. What do you know about those pesky asteroids?
Difficult (20 qns)
Aug 17 02
2535 plays
The New Earth - Gliese 581c

An earth-like planet was discovered. How much do you know about it?
Tough (10 qns)
May 20 07
1152 plays
M1: The Crab Nebula

Welcome to FunTrivia's very own Messier Marathon! A Messier Marathon, named after French astronomer Charles Messier, is an telescopic journey to try and locate all 110 Messier objects. Our first port of call is M1, also known as the Crab Nebula.
Average (10 qns)
Sep 19 07
1008 plays
Deep Sky Objects One

Here is a very easy quiz for Astronomers on some popular names for clusters and nebulae. I will give you the name and you determine the Constellation it is in.
Tough (10 qns)
Jul 17 01
1416 plays
M's of the Messier Marathon

Hi, The famous astronomer Charles Messier compiled a list of objects in the night sky. Today astronomers attempt to locate and identify those objects Messier observed. This annual event is known as the Messier Marathon.
Average (10 qns)
Nov 17 08
792 plays
Galaxy Names

Astronomy buffs should like this quiz. I will name a galaxy and you determine the Constellation. I will start this one off with an easy one.
Tough (10 qns)
Jul 18 01
1536 plays

This is a tough quiz on the strange new worlds being discovered around other stars - the exoplanets.
Tough (10 qns)
Jun 22 06
888 plays
What Astronomical Object Doesn't Fit 1

Here is a relatively easy quiz on various astronomical objects. I will list four objects, you pick the one that doesn't fit the group.
Average (10 qns)
Aug 07 01
6240 plays
Deep Sky Objects Two

This is another, fairly easy quiz on deep sky objects. I will give you the nebula or cluster and you determine the Constellation it is in.
Tough (10 qns)
Jul 17 01
1161 plays
Messier Marathon Madness

Hi,these questions all pertain to the Messier Marathon. The Messier Marathon is an annual event held in the early spring.It is an attempt to identify all of the objects the French astronomer Messier viewed. Enjoy it, Beterave
Average (10 qns)
Nov 22 08
504 plays
Deep Sky Objects Three

This is a little harder quiz on Astronomy. I will give you the popular name of the object and you determine the Constellation.
Difficult (10 qns)
Jul 18 01
894 plays
What Astronomical Object Doesn't Fit 2

I will list four names, you determine the one that doesn't fit the group. For instance, if I list Mercury, Venus, Earth and Jupiter, which one is different? Jupiter, it is a gas giant the other three are terrestrial worlds. Have fun.
Difficult (10 qns)
Aug 25 02
3177 plays
Mad About Meteors

Meteors fly through the sky, but how much do we know about them here on Earth?
Tough (10 qns)
Nov 18 06
840 plays

Many times in the past, life on Earth has been severely affected by impacts of asteroids. It can, and it will, happen again. The only question is when.
Difficult (10 qns)
Oct 26 03
1404 plays
Deep Sky Objects Four

Here is one more test on deep sky objects. I name the object and you determine which Constellation it is in.
Difficult (5 qns)
Jul 18 01
1125 plays
Around our local cluster of galaxies

Hello! You and your crew are on a mission outside this galaxy! You go around but the space gods don't allow you to go from galaxy to galaxy unless you know its name or a fact about it.
Average (10 qns)
Aug 12 13
249 plays
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