Quiz: If You Answer These 18 Space Questions, You Should Be An Astronaut

tom hanks, astronaut
pinterest.com

Calling all astronauts!

Find out if you truly have what it takes to become an astronaut by taking this quiz about space and the planets in our solar system.

 Mar 12, 2018

1 of 18Pick your answer!

Which of these planets is the furthest from the sun?
Venus
Neptune
Earth

2 of 18Pick your answer!

Olympus Mons is a large volcanic mountain on which planet?
Pluto
Earth
Mars

3 of 18Pick your answer!

What is the name of the first satellite sent into space?
Geronimo
Sputnik
Fido

4 of 18Pick your answer!

Earth is located in which galaxy?
The Milky Way Galaxy
Andromeda Galaxy
Starburst Galaxy

5 of 18Pick your answer!

Human beings have set foot on Mars.
False
True

6 of 18Pick your answer!

Which planet is the most famous for its rings?
Mercury
Saturn
Jupiter

7 of 18Pick your answer!

What is the sun?
A star
A planet
A moon

8 of 18Pick your answer!

Neil Armstrong was the first person to walk on _______.
Venus
Jupiter
The moon

9 of 18Pick your answer!

What is Mars' nickname?
The Lonely Planet
The Lumpy Planet
The Red Planet

10 of 18Pick your answer!

Which force holds us to the Earth?
Tension
Friction
Gravity

11 of 18Pick your answer!

The first person to reach space, Yuri Gagarin, came from what country?
Russia
Cuba
Japan

12 of 18Pick your answer!

Which of these planets has the most moons?
Earth
Pluto
Jupiter

13 of 18Pick your answer!

Which planet is sometimes known as the Evening Star?
Neptune
Mercury
Venus

14 of 18Pick your answer!

How many stars are in the Milky Way?
More than 1 million
More than 100 billion
More than 1 thousand

15 of 18Pick your answer!

Which of these planets is closest to the sun?
Uranus
Venus
Mercury

16 of 18Pick your answer!

A Light Year measures ______.
Time
Distance

17 of 18Pick your answer!

What country did America compete against in the "Space Race"?
Argentina
Russia
Germany

18 of 18Pick your answer!

This planet is the brightest in our sky and can sometimes by seen with the naked eye.
Venus
Jupiter
Mars
WOMEN.COM | Quiz Facts

Ready to challenge yourself? Well, you’re in luck! Don't you worry, we’ve got the best mind teasers, trivia, and general knowledge questions to test how smart you really are when it comes to all things knowledge, education, and more! If you consider yourself a wiz when it comes to riddles, or if you just need a break from the hectic world around you - give this quiz a try! Do you know the biggest planet in our solar system? What about the full lyrics to Michael Jackson's "Beat It"? Can you quote every line from "Pretty Woman", or figure out how many mittens two iguanas and three kittens would need to stay warm in the winter? If you said yes to any of these questions, then this is the place for you! From quizzes about your hometown to quizzes about your favorite songs, women.com has it all! Looking for a math test? A grammar test? A movie test? Or maybe even a nursery rhyme test? Whatever your heart desires, we can quiz you on it! Visit women.com/quizzes to check out some of our other viral content, and as always, don't forget to share with your friends! Our goal at women.com is to make people feel good about who they are - and take a relaxing break from the world outside to do something that they enjoy. So take a breath, stop whatever you're doing, and get ready to have a little fun. This three-minute escape is exactly what you need!