Astronomy Quiz Questions Answers – What is Astronomy?

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Astronomy Answers – What is Astronomy?

 

Astronomy Quiz Questions Answers - What is Astronomy?

 

1) What is the speed per minute at which earth revolves around the sun?

Answer: More than 1600 km.

 

2) At what interval does the sun shine vertically on the Equator?

Answer: Twice a year.

 

3) Which gas is most predominant in the sun?

Answer: Hydrogen.

 

4) How many does the moon take to return to the same position among the constellation?

Answer: 28 days.

 

5) Which planet has the largest number of satellite?

Answer: Saturn.

 

6) What are comets?

Answer: Celestial bodies.

 

7) Which planets can be seen by the naked eye of a normal human being?

Answer: Mars, Mercury, Venus, Jupiter and Saturn.

 

8) On which planet of the solar system does the sun rise in the west and set in the east?

Answer: Venus.

 

9) Which is the element found on the surface of the moon?

Answer: Titanium.

 

10) Which is the biggest star in our galaxy?

Answer: Red Giants.

 

11) Which is the nearest star to the earth excluding e sun in our galaxy?

 

Answer: Proxima Centauri.

 

12) What is the stage named in the evolution of stars when they possess super gravity?

Answer: Black Hole Stage.

 

13) Who invented the telescope which was the main tool in the study in Astronomy?

Answer: Galileo.

 

14) About the earth one astronomer said “nevertheless it moves”, who was that astronomer?

Answer: Galileo.

 

15) How many days the Mercury needs to complete one revolution around the sun?

Answer: 88 days.

 

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16) How many years the Jupiter takes to complete one revolution around the sun?

Answer: 12 years.

 

17) How many years the Saturn takes to complete one revolution around the sun?

Answer: 30 years.

 

18) What are the small planets revolving around the sun in between Mars and Jupiter?

Answer: Asteroids.

 

19) Which Celestial body has the most concentric orbit?

Answer: Comet.

 

20) What is the name of the orbit of comets around the sun?

Answer: Elliptical Orbit.

 

21) Which astronomer was the first to say that the earth orbited the sun?

Answer: Copemicus.

 

22) Which is the hottest planet in the Solar System?

Answer: Mercury.

 

23) How many satellites are there for Mars?

Answer: Two.

 

24) Which are the two satellites of Mars?

Answer: Phobos and Deimos.

 

25) Which is the largest satellite in our solar system?

Answer: Ganymede.

 

26) Ganymede belongs to which planet?

Answer: Jupiter.

 

27) Which is the biggest satellite of Saturn?

Answer: Titan.

 

28) When was Uranus discovered?

Answer: 1781.

 

29) Which is the slowest planet in our solar system?

Answer: Pluto.

 

30) What is the name of a diffuse cloud of particles and gases visible either as a hazy patch of light or an irregular dark region?

Answer: Nebula.

 

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