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Quizzes about planets, the sun and moons can be found here. If you're an astronomy expert, or would like to be, this is the place to start.
136 quizzes and 1,904 trivia questions.
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Jupiter Jupiter (5 quizzes)
Mars Mars (6)
Mercury Mercury (4)
Moons Moons (41)
Neptune Neptune (5)
Pluto Pluto (7)
Saturn Saturn (4)
The Sun The Sun (9)
Uranus Uranus (4)
Venus Venus (4)
1.
  The Solar System: From White to Black - 10 questions - 6 mins
The colours of many objects in the Solar System vary from neutral greys, reddish browns, or even stark black and white. Do you know which is which?
Difficult, 10 Qns, jonthomas, Jun 10 15
Difficult
jonthomas
316 plays
2.
  Our Solar System and Galaxy by the Numbers - 10 questions - 6 mins
Perhaps the best way to grasp the immensity of our home solar system and galaxy is to portray it in human terms.
Difficult, 10 Qns, waldo256, Apr 29 10
Difficult
waldo256
1403 plays
3.
  The Solar System - the Terrestrial Planets - 15 questions - 3 mins
This quiz is about the four inner planets of our solar system - the terrestrial planets. Match the fact or feature to the planet.
Average, 15 Qns, Upstart3, Sep 28 22
Average
Upstart3 gold member
Sep 28 22
303 plays
4.
  Order our Solar System best quiz - 10 questions - 3 mins
This is a test quiz for a new "Order Quiz" format that is coming soon! In this quiz, you need to order the things in our solar system from closest to the sun to farthest, starting at the Sun.
Very Easy, 10 Qns, Terry, Jan 07 22
Recommended for grades: 1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8,9,10,11,12
Very Easy
Terry editor
Jan 07 22
939 plays
5.
  Solar System Tourism Brochures best quiz - 10 questions - 5 mins
Unscrupulous tourism industry entrepreneurs are desperately trying to portray their solar system bodies as ideal tourist destinations through their brochures. Can you say which they are advertising?
Very Easy, 10 Qns, achernar, Jun 13 22
Recommended for grades: 7,8,9
Very Easy
achernar
Jun 13 22
17265 plays
6.
  Basic Solar System Astronomy popular trivia quiz - 10 questions - 3 mins
Test your knowledge on basic Solar System Astronomy.
Average, 10 Qns, almach, Nov 05 22
Average
almach
Nov 05 22
13033 plays
7.
  Another Thousand Circles 'Round the Sun top quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
The title of this quiz is a line from the song "Promise" which is one of the songs in the 2022 Fun Trivia Community Challenge. The single line from the song encapsulates how the Solar System has evolved. Here is a precis of that concept.
Average, 10 Qns, 1nn1, Apr 12 22
Average
1nn1 editor
Apr 12 22
169 plays
8.
  Our Crooked Solar System Our Crooked Solar System great trivia quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
Our Solar System is home to many different worlds. The various crooked lines on the surfaces of these worlds makes each one unique. Let's see if you can identify where in the Solar System these photos were taken.
Average, 10 Qns, RedHook13, Apr 27 18
Average
RedHook13 gold member
Apr 27 18
433 plays
9.
  Take a Trip Through The Solar System! popular trivia quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
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 Qns, john_george, Sep 12 17
Average
john_george
Sep 12 17
5796 plays
10.
  Our Dwarf Planets - 10 questions - 4 mins
Can you match these five dwarf planets (Ceres, Eris, Haumea, Makemake, and Pluto) to the characteristics given?
Average, 10 Qns, reedy, Feb 09 21
Average
reedy gold member
Feb 09 21
624 plays
trivia question Quick Question
Stars are given letters which designate the temperature. The sun is classed as a yellow star, so is in which category?

From Quiz "Take a Trip Through The Solar System!"




11.
  Properties of the Planets Properties of the Planets - 10 questions - 3 mins
This photo quiz will ask you about some of the properties of the planets in our solar system. Good luck!
Average, 10 Qns, Trivia_Fan54, Mar 04 19
Average
Trivia_Fan54 gold member
Mar 04 19
502 plays
12.
  9 for 10 - Our Solar System great trivia quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
Get the first nine answers correct, and the initial letters will spell out the answer to question 10.
Average, 10 Qns, Dizart, Jan 29 12
Recommended for grades: 7,8,9
Average
Dizart gold member
2394 plays
13.
  Astronomy: "We All Shine On" - 10 questions - 4 mins
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 Qns, ClaudiaCat, Dec 12 16
Average
ClaudiaCat gold member
Dec 12 16
2525 plays
14.
  Volcanoes in Space - 10 questions - 2 mins
There are volcanoes all around our solar system. Only a few places besides Earth, like some of the moons of other planets, have active volcanoes and this quiz is about some of them.
Easier, 10 Qns, comark2000, Feb 10 22
Recommended for grades: 9,10,11,12
Easier
comark2000 gold member
Feb 10 22
149 plays
15.
  Space Oddity popular trivia quiz - 10 questions - 5 mins
There are plenty of space oddities within our Solar System. This quiz will test your knowledge of some of them. Good luck!
Average, 10 Qns, Triviaballer, Mar 28 17
Average
Triviaballer gold member
Mar 28 17
725 plays
16.
  The Earth and the Moon are Gossiping - 10 questions - 4 mins
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 Qns, Kuu, Oct 16 02
Average
Kuu
8792 plays
17.
  The Night Sky popular trivia quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
The night sky is a vast place. How much do you know about it? This is a quiz about space and our solar system.
Average, 10 Qns, druellablack, Aug 21 21
Average
druellablack
Aug 21 21
521 plays
18.
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 Qns, diamondjim68, Jun 05 21
Average
diamondjim68
Jun 05 21
6723 plays
19.
  Our Solar System: Interesting Facts popular trivia quiz - 10 questions - 5 mins
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 Qns, maddogmaxx, Apr 12 13
Difficult
maddogmaxx
4647 plays
20.
  I'm Ceres and Don't Call Me an Asteroid popular trivia quiz - 10 questions - 3 mins
This quiz will be about Ceres, a dwarf planet that resides within the asteroid belt.
Average, 10 Qns, RedHook13, Jan 24 19
Average
RedHook13 gold member
Jan 24 19
278 plays
21.
  Pluto and Other Dwarf Planets popular trivia quiz - 10 questions - 5 mins
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 Qns, phaeton_nz, Dec 28 20
Tough
phaeton_nz
Dec 28 20
1222 plays
22.
  Do You Know Our Solar System? popular trivia quiz - 10 questions - 5 mins
Our Solar System consists of the Sun and the, now, eight planets that orbit it. So, let's see what you know about it. Good luck!
Tough, 10 Qns, wenray, Oct 02 19
Tough
wenray
Oct 02 19
1509 plays
23.
  What Solar System Object Am I On? popular trivia quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
I will name a feature, mountain, object, etc, and you tell me what planet, satellite or asteroid it is on.
Difficult, 10 Qns, almach, Dec 31 06
Difficult
almach
6950 plays
24.
  Solar System - Random Facts - 10 questions - 6 mins
Some tricky questions about our marvelous Solar System. Have fun!
Difficult, 10 Qns, Mr5, Feb 14 19
Difficult
Mr5
Feb 14 19
5504 plays
25.
  Nessus - 10 questions - 3 mins
This quiz is about a world named Nessus, which resides in the outer Solar System. I first learned of Nessus from a video game and became fascinated with it when I found out it was real.
Average, 10 Qns, RedHook13, Jun 28 20
Average
RedHook13 gold member
Jun 28 20
178 plays
26.
  Asteroids of the Solar System - 10 questions - 4 mins
This quiz will test your knowledge of the many asteroids located within our Solar System. Good luck!
Average, 10 Qns, Triviaballer, May 28 15
Average
Triviaballer gold member
476 plays
27.
  Comparing Planets: Saturn Vs. Neptune - 10 questions - 5 mins
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 Qns, milesprower18, Dec 01 22
Average
milesprower18
Dec 01 22
891 plays
28.
  Very Difficult The Solar System Trivia - 10 questions - 5 mins
A few interesting facts about each of the planets and the sun.
Very Difficult, 10 Qns, emillard, Jul 15 15
Very Difficult
emillard
5507 plays
29.
  Mountains of the Solar System - 10 questions - 3 mins
This quiz will test your knowledge of various mountains and similar formations across the Solar System.
Average, 10 Qns, RedHook13, Nov 01 16
Average
RedHook13 gold member
Nov 01 16
365 plays
30.
On July 29th 2005, NASA confirmed the discovery of a new body in our solar system, beyond Pluto's orbit. This quiz is about what was known at that time, with a few updates.
Difficult, 10 Qns, triviapaul, Jul 31 16
Difficult
triviapaul
Jul 31 16
1701 plays
31.
  136472 Makemake popular trivia quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
A quiz on the dwarf planet Makemake.
Tough, 10 Qns, jonthomas, Jan 23 13
Tough
jonthomas
345 plays
32.
  Questions on Facts About our Solar System - 10 questions - 4 mins
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 Qns, lordsom, Sep 22 19
Tough
lordsom
Sep 22 19
2778 plays
33.
  Solar system questions - 15 questions - 5 mins
A quiz on lots of different things in the solar system. A very hard quiz, I dare you to try it....
Tough, 15 Qns, spitzeuk, Aug 17 22
Tough
spitzeuk
Aug 17 22
2689 plays
34.
  Interesting Planetary Data - 10 questions - 3 mins
Here is a rather tough quiz on planetary phenomena.
Average, 10 Qns, almach, Dec 10 09
Average
almach
3658 plays
35.
  90377 Sedna - 10 questions - 5 mins
This is a quiz on the dwarf planet Sedna.
Tough, 10 Qns, jonthomas, Feb 24 16
Tough
jonthomas
Feb 24 16
149 plays
36.
  136199 Eris - 10 questions - 4 mins
A quiz on the dwarf planet Eris.
Average, 10 Qns, jonthomas, Jan 23 13
Average
jonthomas
282 plays
37.
  Earth, as seen from space - 10 questions - 4 mins
This is a quiz on our very own rocky planet Earth as it is of interest to an astronomer.
Average, 10 Qns, jonthomas, Aug 18 13
Average
jonthomas
861 plays
38.
  The Fascinating Solar System - 10 questions - 5 mins
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 Qns, giantcomet4, May 31 22
Tough
giantcomet4
May 31 22
2536 plays
39.
  1 Ceres - 10 questions - 4 mins
A quiz on the dwarf planet Ceres (formal name 1 Ceres).
Average, 10 Qns, jonthomas, Oct 09 21
Average
jonthomas
Oct 09 21
297 plays
40.
  The Solar System Revisited - 10 questions - 5 mins
Some interesting things you may not know about our solar system.
Difficult, 10 Qns, Syfir, May 30 16
Difficult
Syfir
May 30 16
2932 plays
41.
  136108 Haumea - 10 questions - 4 mins
A quiz on the dwarf planet Haumea.
Average, 10 Qns, jonthomas, Sep 06 12
Average
jonthomas
268 plays
42.
  What's a Dwarf Planet? - 10 questions - 4 mins
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 Qns, mudman01, Jul 17 12
Tough
mudman01
477 plays
43.
  3...2...1... - 10 questions - 6 mins
For this quiz all of the answers are either "3," "2," "1" or some other whole, positive number, indicated by "none of those choices."
Tough, 10 Qns, bernie73, Apr 24 12
Tough
bernie73 gold member
475 plays
44.
  Your Weight on Other Worlds - 10 questions - 5 mins
Ten FunTrivia players have a chance to travel the solar system! In this quiz, we'll find out how much they would weigh on different planets and moons.
Tough, 10 Qns, DaMoopies, May 23 15
Tough
DaMoopies gold member
244 plays
45.
  Solar System Exploration - 10 questions - 5 mins
Learn interesting facts as you take your "extreme temperature-proof" spaceship through the Solar System.
Average, 10 Qns, ellstrich, Jun 29 12
Average
ellstrich
634 plays
46.
  4 Vesta - 10 questions - 4 mins
This is a quiz on the celestial body known as Vesta. What is it? Asteroid? Dwarf planet? Let's find out!
Average, 10 Qns, jonthomas, Dec 27 13
Average
jonthomas
220 plays
47.
  The Solar Family - 10 questions - 5 mins
Think you know about the solar system? Think again! Play this quiz and know what you know about the solar family.
Very Difficult, 10 Qns, efcpakistan, Feb 24 14
Very Difficult
efcpakistan
1797 plays
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