More Astronomy: Question Preview (ID: 21850)

Below is a preview of the questions contained within the game titled MORE ASTRONOMY: Questions About Space .To play games using this data set, follow the directions below. Good luck and have fun. Enjoy! [print these questions]

Play games to reveal the correct answers. Click here to play a game and get the answers.

The distance from the Earth to the Sun is
a) a light year b) called a constellation c) an astronomical unit d) 9.5 trillion kilometers
The Milky Way is our
a) solar system b) elliptical galaxy c) spiral galaxy d) irregular galaxy
This means that the sun is at the center of our solar system.
a) geocentric model b) heliocentric model c) nebular hypothesis d) law of universal gravitation
The dominant theory about how the universe was created.
a) the heliocentric model b) the geocentric model c) the Big Bang d) the nebular hypothesis
We measure the distance between stars using
a) astronomical units b) light years c) tape measures d) kilometers
The Sun, the eight planets, the moons, and comets that orbit our Sun make up
a) the universe b) the solar system c) the galaxy d) the Milky Way
A spiral galaxy
a) has arms that swirl around a bulging center filled with middle aged stars b) is oval shaped like an egg and is filled with older stars c) has no real shape and has mostly young stars d) is our sun and its nine planets
The study of space and all the objects in it is
a) astronomy b) geology c) the universe d) Space
Which object is the largest?
a) Earth b) the Sun c) the Milky Way Galaxy d) a star
A light year is a unit of
a) time b) volume c) Distance d) speed
Play Games with the Questions above at
To play games using the questions from the data set above, visit and enter game ID number: 21850 in the upper right hand corner at or simply click on the link above this text.

Log In
| Sign Up / Register