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Play Our Solar System Topic Mash! - Scores
What do you know about this topic? Play this mixed game to try a little bit of everything!
folder Jupiter (5) folder Mars (5)
folder Mercury (3) folder Moons (12, 2 new)
folder Neptune (5) folder Pluto (4)
folder Saturn (4) folder The Sun (7)
folder Uranus (4) folder Venus (4)
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1 Planetary Tourism Brochures
Unscrupulous tourism industry-entrepreneurs are desperately trying to portray their planets as ideal tourist destinations through their brochures. Can you say which planets they are advertising?
Very Easy
10 Q
achernar
Dec 23 03
15600 plays
2 A Pictorial Tour of the Solar System
This quiz covers some of the wonders of the Solar System, with illustrations which may help. It was written on behalf of Team Rockettes for the Fun Trivia Amazing Race 2.
Tough
10 Q
rossian
Sep 15 13
855 plays
3 136472 Makemake
A quiz on the dwarf planet Makemake.
Difficult
10 Q
jonthomas
Aug 31 12
225 plays
4 Pluto and Other Dwarf Planets
A new quiz on Pluto, created after the planet was demoted to a dwarf planet. It also includes some facts on the other dwarf planets.
Tough
10 Q
phaeton_nz
Jun 22 09
1002 plays
5 Abducted by Aliens
Extra Extra: Read All About It! Local woman shares her true account of alien abduction in the article entitled "Abducted by Aliens": Dawn's story.
Easy
10 Q
nycdmc70
Apr 09 11
1890 plays
6 Take a Trip Through The Solar System!
You will be escorted through the solar system, and learn little bits of information on the way. In order to get back home to Earth though, you must answer one question about each planet. Good luck!
Average
10 Q
john_george
May 06 09
5109 plays
7 9 for 10 - Our Solar System
Get the first nine answers correct, and the initial letters will spell out the answer to question 10.
Average
10 Q
Dizart
Jan 27 12
1758 plays
8 Our Solar System: Interesting Facts
This quiz will examine interesting facts and figures about the celestial bodies located within a few hours trip from Earth at the speed of light. So strap yourself in and enjoy the ride.
Difficult
10 Q
maddogmaxx
Jul 01 08
4356 plays
9 Basic Solar System Astronomy
Test your knowledge on basic Solar System Astronomy.
Average
10 Q
almach
Aug 03 01
12159 plays
10 What Solar System Object Am I On?
I will name a feature, mountain, object, etc, and you tell me what planet, satellite or asteroid it is on.
Difficult
10 Q
almach
Aug 03 01
6720 plays
11 Astronomy: "We All Shine On"
As John Lennon said in 1970 in "Instant Karma", "Like the moon and the stars and the sun / Well we all shine on". This is an introductory astronomy quiz by the Kangaroos and Convicts Racing Team.
Average
10 Q
ClaudiaCat
Sep 19 13
396 plays
12 Do You Know Our Solar System?
Our Solar System consists of the Sun and the now, eight Planets, that orbit it. So, let's see "What Do You Know About Our Solar System? Good luck!
Tough
10 Q
wenray
Jan 07 12
1254 plays
13 136108 Haumea
A quiz on the dwarf planet Haumea.
Average
10 Q
jonthomas
Sep 06 12
174 plays
14 Astrogeology II-- Icy Planets and Moons
Is the geology of a moon made totally out of ice very different from the geology of the Earth? Yes? No? Take this quiz and find out! The next installment in the "Astrogeology" series.
Difficult
10 Q
pu2-ke-qi-ri
May 31 05
1314 plays
15 Astrogeology I-- Rocky Planets and Moons
Geology doesn't just apply to the Earth! Explore the geology of Mercury, Venus, Mars, the Moon, and assorted asteroids!
Tough
10 Q
pu2-ke-qi-ri
May 30 05
978 plays
16 The Solar System
Our solar system is a fascinating place - how well do you know it?
Average
10 Q
sinope
Apr 26 00
14529 plays
17 Interesting Planetary Data
Here is a rather tough quiz on planetary phenomena.
Average
10 Q
almach
Aug 04 01
3435 plays
18 New Planet Discovered! You Heard It Here First!
On July 29th 2005, NASA confirmed the discovery of a new planet in our solar system, beyond Pluto's orbit. This quiz is about what was known at that time, with a few updates.
Difficult
10 Q
triviapaul
Jul 31 05
1608 plays
19 Comparing Planets: Saturn Vs. Neptune
Saturn and Neptune are both trying to prove that they're more impressive than the other, but they haven't quite got all their facts right. You have to choose whether what the planets are claiming is true or not (assuming they can talk).
Average
10 Q
milesprower18
Aug 19 09
759 plays
20 Facts About our Solar System
This quiz contains some lesser-known facts related to our solar system. I have tried to make this as interesting as possible. I have provided some hints for those who are newbies in astronomy.
Tough
10 Q
lordsom
Mar 02 07
2649 plays
21 Solar System - Random Facts
Some tricky questions about our marvelous Solar System. Have fun!
Difficult
10 Q
Mr5
Feb 08 04
5331 plays
22 The Earth and the Moon are Gossiping
The Earth and the Moon are sitting around gossiping about other members of the Solar System. Can you work out who they are talking about?
Average
10 Q
Kuu
Jun 09 02
8388 plays
23 Planetary Postcards
Melanie Heng is on a trip through the Solar System, sending postcards back to her friends on Earth. Use the descriptions to guess Melanie's location.
Easy
10 Q
ElusiveDream
Feb 20 12
1230 plays
24 The Fascinating Solar System
The Solar System is a fascinating place to find fascinating facts. How much of the following facts about the Solar System do you know?
Tough
10 Q
giantcomet4
Sep 08 04
2430 plays
25 Facts About Our Solar System
This quiz is about basic information about our solar system. Good luck and have fun. Note- this quiz was written in 2004, and all info was accurate in 2004.
Average
10 Q
diamondjim68
Feb 26 04
6312 plays
26 136199 Eris
A quiz on the dwarf planet Eris.
Average
10 Q
jonthomas
Aug 24 12
213 plays
27 Our Solar System and Galaxy by the Numbers
Perhaps the best way to grasp the immensity of our home solar system and galaxy is to portray it in human terms.
Difficult
10 Q
waldo256
Sep 24 05
1332 plays
28 What's a Dwarf Planet?
This quiz is about celestial bodies that orbit the sun; assume a hydrostatic equilibrium; haven't cleared their neighbourhood and aren't satellites plus their moons. Enjoy!
Tough
10 Q
mudman01
May 10 10
405 plays
29 Solar System Exploration
Learn interesting facts as you take your "extreme temperature-proof" spaceship through the Solar System.
Tough
10 Q
ellstrich
Aug 18 11
534 plays
30 1 Ceres
A quiz on the dwarf planet Ceres (formal name 1 Ceres).
Average
10 Q
jonthomas
Aug 03 12
210 plays
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Some sample questions from this category:

* On which planet's surface rests the large volcano known as Olympus Mons?
* This planet's moons are named after Shakespearian characters such as Oberon, Titania, and Puck
* This planet has an atmosphere with a mass 100 times greater than Earth's and is a perfect example of the 'greenhouse effect'.
* One of Jupiter's four Galilean moons that is covered with volcanoes, molten sulfur lakes, lava flows and mountains up to 8,000 m high
* The largest asteroid in the asteroid belt


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