The Johannes Hevelius Quiz
The scientist is described as the founder of ''lunar typography'', he has also described ten new constellations, of which seven are recognised. 10 Questions.
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When was Johannes Hevelius born?
28th January 1611
15th April 1657
8th September 1754
29th November 1798
What was Johannes Hevelius' nationality, he was born and died in the city of Gdansk?
When did Johannes Hevelius die, he was buried in St Catherine's Church in Gdansk, Poland?
14th November 1658
17th April 1675
19th March 1684
28th January 1687
What is the Polish translation of Johannes Hevelius' name?
Which one of these was not a field of Johannes Hevelius?
Johannes Hevelius is said to have constructed the longest Keplerian Telescope, made out of wood and a wire tube, but what was the telescope's length?
What famous beer did Johannes Hevelius brew in his brewery?
After the Christian victory of the Battle of Vienna, by the Polish King Sobieski, in commemoration of this Johannes Hevelius named a constellation ''Scutum Sobiescianim'' meaning what?
Which Englishman, at the time an emissary the Royal Society, visited Johannes Hevelius in 1679, whose fellow Johannes Hevelius was since 1664?
What is the meaning of the Johannes Hevelius' surname, according to the Polish Academy of Sciences?
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