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Quizzes about galaxies and general astronomical topics abound here. The countdown starts now until you're ready for liftoff.
46 General Astronomy quizzes and 465 General Astronomy trivia questions.
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  Fascinating Astronomy 1 great trivia quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
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, 10 Qns, thejazzkickazz, Apr 22 17
Tough
thejazzkickazz gold member
Apr 22 17
14812 plays
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  Understand The Universe popular trivia quiz - 15 questions - 5 mins
Questions on stars, galaxies and the solar system are there in this quiz. And don't forget the Earth!
Average, 15 Qns, namastheg, Jul 06 22
Average
namastheg
Jul 06 22
10207 plays
3.
  Astronomical Terms popular trivia quiz - 10 questions - 3 mins
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, 10 Qns, almach, Feb 25 13
Average
almach
9412 plays
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  Space : The Final Frontier popular trivia quiz - 15 questions - 4 mins
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, 15 Qns, awkins, May 27 22
Average
awkins
May 27 22
8687 plays
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  Basic Astronomy popular trivia quiz - 10 questions - 3 mins
This quiz will test your knowledge on basic facts about constellations, planets, and stars. Have fun, and good luck!
Average, 10 Qns, sk8_88, Oct 14 21
Recommended for grades: 10,11,12
Average
sk8_88
Oct 14 21
9838 plays
6.
  Astronomy or Cosmology? - 10 questions - 3 mins
All of the questions are related to astronomy or cosmology, even if sometimes tenuously.
Average, 10 Qns, paulsr, Dec 04 20
Average
paulsr
Dec 04 20
9754 plays
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  Amazing Astronomy - 10 questions - 3 mins
Astronomy is the study of outer space and the universe. What do you know about astronomy? Let's find out. Have fun!
Average, 10 Qns, triviaking162, Oct 20 16
Average
triviaking162
Oct 20 16
2676 plays
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  Astronomy Potpourri - 10 questions - 4 mins
I figured I should have at least one quiz that isn't about movies. Astronomy being another area of interest to me, I decided to create this one, which is really a couple of interesting factoids surrounding general astronomy.Hope you learn something cool.
Average, 10 Qns, prologic, Apr 29 14
Average
prologic
3897 plays
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  A Quizzer's Guide to the Galaxy great trivia quiz - 10 questions - 3 mins
Welcome to the Galaxy! This quiz will test your knowledge of our galactic home, and our place in it.
Average, 10 Qns, Flamis, Jun 16 10
Recommended for grades: 7,8,9
Average
Flamis
4159 plays
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  The Cosmic Perspective popular trivia quiz - 10 questions - 5 mins
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, 10 Qns, RedHook13, Apr 03 20
Average
RedHook13 gold member
Apr 03 20
760 plays
trivia question Quick Question
What are the two satellite galaxies of the Milky Way called?

From Quiz "A Quizzer's Guide to the Galaxy"




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  Starry, Starry Night - 10 questions - 4 mins
Have you ever sat or lain down outside on a clear night gazing at the sky and wondered about all those thousand of stars you can see and what they are all about? Well, I hope you will learn a bit from this quiz.
Average, 10 Qns, playmate1111, Dec 26 13
Average
playmate1111 gold member
2225 plays
12.
  Seeing Further great trivia quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
Astronomers have developed a huge range of exciting tools to study the solar system and the cosmos. See if you can match ten such devices to their missions.
Average, 10 Qns, CellarDoor, Nov 17 18
Average
CellarDoor gold member
Nov 17 18
157 plays
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  Test Your Astronomical Knowledge great trivia quiz - 10 questions - 6 mins
A general mix of astronomy questions.
Difficult, 10 Qns, doh1, Jul 28 14
Difficult
doh1
4280 plays
14.
  Space IQ - 5 questions - 4 mins
Test your space IQ.
Tough, 5 Qns, racemany2k, Oct 22 02
Tough
racemany2k gold member
8608 plays
15.
  The Space Panorama popular trivia quiz - 10 questions - 6 mins
Here is a collection of random questions about space. Subjects vary widely from planets to stars.
Tough, 10 Qns, r1creator, Aug 17 18
Tough
r1creator
Aug 17 18
3918 plays
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  A Journey Through the Southern Night Sky great trivia quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
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, 10 Qns, stredman, Feb 02 16
Recommended for grades: 7,8,9,10
Average
stredman gold member
344 plays
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  Not in a million years! great trivia quiz - 10 questions - 5 mins
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, 10 Qns, pagea, Apr 14 20
Average
pagea
Apr 14 20
952 plays
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  Astronomy : Part A popular trivia quiz - 15 questions - 6 mins
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, 15 Qns, GeniusBoy, Oct 05 11
Difficult
GeniusBoy
7852 plays
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  It's not Kevin Spacey popular trivia quiz - 10 questions - 5 mins
Here are some random questions about Space, the final frontier. Let's slip the surly bonds of earth and have some fun.
Average, 10 Qns, shvdotr, Feb 10 14
Average
shvdotr gold member
660 plays
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  Evy's Eyes on the Sky popular trivia quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
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, 10 Qns, paul4760, Nov 05 13
Average
paul4760
460 plays
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  The Shores of the Cosmic Ocean great trivia quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
Enjoy this quiz on the various aspects of our universe.
Average, 10 Qns, gen. paton, Apr 29 21
Average
gen. paton
Apr 29 21
4142 plays
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  A Truly Universal Quiz! - 10 questions - 4 mins
This quiz will deal with all manner of astronomical topics. Enjoy!
Average, 10 Qns, StetsonHat, Nov 14 15
Average
StetsonHat
1376 plays
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  Astro, Go! - 10 questions - 3 mins
This is just a simple multiple choice question quiz on General Astronomy. There are 10 questions in this quiz. Try it and see how you do!
Average, 10 Qns, Halcyon91, Oct 15 10
Average
Halcyon91
3498 plays
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  Tour of the Northern Sky - 10 questions - 4 mins
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, 10 Qns, StetsonHat, Jan 02 20
Average
StetsonHat
Jan 02 20
844 plays
25.
  A in Astronomy - 10 questions - 4 mins
Are you an accomplished astrogator or merely an amateur astrophile?
Average, 10 Qns, Autolycus2, Dec 05 11
Average
Autolycus2
1125 plays
26.
  Practical Astronomy - 10 questions - 4 mins
Ever looked at the sky - with the naked eye - through a telescope? Maybe you know the answers to some of these then?
Tough, 10 Qns, markarian, May 05 11
Tough
markarian
4328 plays
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  Planets, Stars and Beyond - 10 questions - 3 mins
This quiz contains questions on various aspects of our Solar System and the Universe.
Tough, 10 Qns, nickelodeon3, Dec 06 14
Tough
nickelodeon3
6169 plays
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  The Elements of Astronomy - 10 questions - 4 mins
Where do the elements originate? Why, the cosmos of course!
Tough, 10 Qns, random_quasar, Jul 16 20
Tough
random_quasar
Jul 16 20
3262 plays
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  Our Great Space - 10 questions - 3 mins
A general knowledge quiz all about astronomy. Some are unusual facts while others are common knowledge.
Average, 10 Qns, dcpddc478, Feb 25 18
Average
dcpddc478
Feb 25 18
370 plays
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  Dark Space IQ popular trivia quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
Let's check your IQ in astronomy.
Tough, 10 Qns, ABHILASHA40, Apr 07 20
Tough
ABHILASHA40
Apr 07 20
583 plays
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  Astronomy : Part B - 10 questions - 6 mins
A quiz for astronomy lovers! It's not quite as hard as my last one, but it's still fun. Watch for the tricky ones and take your time. Good luck!
Difficult, 10 Qns, GeniusBoy, Apr 28 11
Difficult
GeniusBoy
5930 plays
32.
  Space Terms - 5 questions - 3 mins
This brief quiz is about various terms pertaining to astronomy. It's pretty easy...so don't think too hard! :o)
Average, 5 Qns, Ace417, Aug 21 14
Average
Ace417
7929 plays
33.
  Not Quite Night - 10 questions - 4 mins
Speak the word "twilight" and summon images of pasty vampires for some, but for the rest of us, we seek the time of day where it's not quite night.
Average, 10 Qns, TemptressToo, Aug 20 18
Average
TemptressToo
Aug 20 18
533 plays
34.
  Just About Space Stuff - 10 questions - 5 mins
A bunch of trivia about our planets and outerspace.
Tough, 10 Qns, morrow, Jun 27 15
Tough
morrow
3626 plays
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  General Astronomy Facts - 10 questions - 5 mins
Interesting facts about our Solar System and beyond. I hope you enjoy it!
Tough, 10 Qns, sirusrulz, Apr 22 12
Tough
sirusrulz
1181 plays
36.
  Space Tour - 10 questions - 4 mins
My quiz is based on space. I hope you all like this.
Tough, 10 Qns, ABHILASHA40, Apr 11 14
Tough
ABHILASHA40
522 plays
37.
  Common Astronomy - 10 questions - 3 mins
Welcome to my common astronomy quiz. I hope you enjoy this quiz.
Average, 10 Qns, achu159, Dec 04 18
Average
achu159
Dec 04 18
335 plays
38.
  Twinkle, Twinkle, Little Gas Giant - 10 questions - 7 mins
To write a quiz on Gas Giants for FunTrivia is a daunting task - gigantic, you might say. Gas Giants are fascinating planets and I have attempted to start with easier questions and move to more difficult ones. Go ahead, explore new worlds!
Difficult, 10 Qns, SP44000, Mar 19 11
Difficult
SP44000
757 plays
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  Cosmic Impacts in Fact and Fiction - 10 questions - 6 mins
Asteroid and comet impacts have shaped our planet and our solar system. See how much you know about famous cosmic impacts in fact and fiction.
Difficult, 10 Qns, cag1970, Jun 20 03
Difficult
cag1970
2217 plays
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  The Solar System, and Beyond! - 15 questions - 7 mins
A quiz on all in the solar system and beyond! Includes some questions on the history of space exploration! Enjoy!
Difficult, 15 Qns, colin_stuart, Oct 01 16
Difficult
colin_stuart
Oct 01 16
3271 plays
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  Night's Sky and Planets - 10 questions - 4 mins
This is a quiz about planets and stars.
Average, 10 Qns, charliechcke, Mar 18 18
Average
charliechcke
Mar 18 18
376 plays
42.
  Bright Moon and Bright Stars - 10 questions - 4 mins
Here are 10 multiple choice questions about the bright lights in our sky. Have fun.
Tough, 10 Qns, bluenose, Jan 17 11
Tough
bluenose
3546 plays
43.
  Understand The Universe Again - 10 questions - 5 mins
Since you all loved my first quiz and begged for more...just kidding...the second series of the quiz is on! Have FUN!
Tough, 10 Qns, namastheg, Aug 12 22
Tough
namastheg
Aug 12 22
2646 plays
44.
  A Quiz for the Astro-Savvy - 10 questions - 4 mins
Welcome to my first Astronomy quiz! There are ten questions in this multiple-choice quiz. Two of them will require math, particularly Kepler's laws of planetary motion. The rest are general questions about planets and stars.
Average, 10 Qns, FieryPhoenix7, Feb 20 20
Average
FieryPhoenix7
Feb 20 20
129 plays
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Is there anything more magnificent than the night sky? I can't think of a thing that can top it. Take a flying leap into this amazing and mysterious place via these ten questions.
Average, 10 Qns, wytchwood, Jul 02 19
Average
wytchwood
Jul 02 19
271 plays
46.
  Galaxies Far Far Away - 5 questions - 5 mins
This is a tough quiz on the universe. Have fun.
Very Difficult, 5 Qns, stevethehunter, Feb 26 22
Very Difficult
stevethehunter
Feb 26 22
3426 plays
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