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The Milky Way Quiz

A small quiz about our solar system, The Milky Way, including questions on planets and stars. 8 Questions.

 
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1

What is a planetary nebula?

  • A forming planet
  • An interacting galaxy
  • Gas from a dying star

2

On which planet would you weigh the least?

  • Mercury
  • Earth
  • Uranus

3

What do new stars form out of?

  • Black holes
  • Clouds of gas and dust
  • White dwarfs

4

How did planetary nebulae get their name?

  • They resembled planets in early telescopes.
  • They create planets.
  • They form from planets.

5

How many planets in the solar system are known to have rings?

  • Two
  • One
  • Four

6

How often does our Sun orbit the center of the galaxy?

  • Once every 250 million years
  • Once every 350 years
  • The Sun stays put and doesn't move.

7

Which of the following planets has no moon?

  • Mars
  • Mercury
  • Saturn

8

What will happen when the Sun dies?

  • The Sun will become a black hole.
  • The Sun will explode.
  • The Sun's core will slowly cool for trillions of years.

 

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