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Space Science Quiz
How Well Do You Know Your Space?
1. Which organization is in charge on naming constellations?
- International Astronomical Union
- Space Technology Association
International Astronomical Union
2. How many constellations have been named so far?
- 60 constellations in both Northern and Southern Hemispheres
- 88 constellations in both Northern and Southern Hemispheres
- 108 constellations in both Northern and Southern Hemispheres
88 constellations in both Northern and Southern Hemispheres
3. Which is the closest star to the Sun?
- Proxima Centauri
- Alpha Star
4. What are stars made of?
- Helium and Oxygen
- Helium and Hydrogen
- Oxygen and Carbon
Helium and Hydrogen
5. The Sun is a _______
- Shooting Star
- Main-sequence Star
6. Which attribute defines whether a star will become a black hole when it dies?
7. Which of the following class of stars lose mass rapidly when flying in the stellar wind?
- Cepheid Stars
- Wolf-Rayet Stars
8. How many stars are present in our Milky Way?
- 300 billion
- 600 billion
9. What is a globular cluster?
- A group of stars spherically attached together due to gravity.
- A group of stars bound by magnetic forces
- Stars shaped as a sphere
A group of stars spherically attached together due to gravity.
10. Which is the brightest star in the night sky?
- North Star
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