Astronomy Quizzes

Today's Featured Quiz

Images from the Hubble Space Telescope - Picture Click
Editor Pick
I take pictures like this with my camera on Earth all the time.
Rating:
 
 
 
 
 
 
From the Sporcle Archives:
Common Mnemonic Devices

More Recent Games

Science Groups Grab Bag
White coat and goggles not included.
Rating:
 
 
 
 
 
 
Multi-Category Minefield Blitz XI
Editor Pick
It's time for another multi-category minefield blitz!
Rating:
 
 
 
 
 
 
Quick Pick: NASA Manned Missions
Editor Pick
When will more missions be added to this list?
Rating:
 
 
 
 
 
 
Constellation or Harry Potter Spell?
Editor Pick
Can you identify whether each name is a constellation (C), or a spell from the Harry Potter series (H)?
Rating:
 
 
 
 
 
 
Word Ladder: A Comet's Luminescence
Name the four-letter words in this astronomy-themed ladder.
Rating:
 
 
 
 
 
 
'C' in Science
This quiz title sounds like it belongs on a high school report card.
Rating:
 
 
 
 
 
 
Word Ladder: Physics Pairs
Name the four-letter words in these SEPARATE physics-themed ladders, both of whose clues form themed acrostics.
Rating:
 
 
 
 
 
 
Quick Pick: Mythical Constellations
Pick the mythical figures that are also the names of constellations.
Rating:
 
 
 
 
 
 
Tough Choices: Science Edition
We can make terrible science puns. But we only do it periodically.
Rating:
 
 
 
 
 
 
Zodiac Constellation Slideshow
You'll have to have a lot of imagination to figure out what these constellations are supposed to look like.
Rating:
 
 
 
 
 
 
Solar System Typing Challenge
Editor Pick
Let's take a journey through space!
Rating:
 
 
 
 
 
 
Solar System Moon-athon
Curator Pick
Can you determine which celestial body has more moons in its orbit?
Rating:
 
 
 
 
 
 
Challenger Crew
'The crew of the space shuttle Challenger honored us by the manner in which they lived their lives. We will never forget them...' (Ronald Reagan)
Rating:
 
 
 
 
 
 
Picture Click the Galilean Moons
Curator Pick
Can you identify the Galilean Moons that orbit Jupiter?
Rating:
 
 
 
 
 
 
Missing Word: Look Up
Name the missing word that completes the astronomical term.
Rating:
 
 
 
 
 
 
Pick the Planets of the Solar System
Make your very educated mother proud.
Rating:
 
 
 
 
 
 
Word Ladder: New Horizons
Name the 5-letter words in this 'exploratory' word ladder.
Rating:
 
 
 
 
 
 
Astronomy by Numbers
Sometimes, you just need some space.
Rating:
 
 
 
 
 
 
Phenomenal Weather Pictures
Weather is a wild thing, as this quiz proves.
Rating:
 
 
 
 
 
 
Criteria Solar System
Space... is big. Really big.
Rating:
 
 
 
 
 
 
Which Is Bigger: Astronomy
Everything in space is big.
Rating:
 
 
 
 
 
 
The Famous 'Centenary Clock' (map quiz)
Curator Pick
This is the famous Centenary (or 'Zimmer') Clock Tower, in Lier, Belgium. Can you complete the names of each of the 12 unique dials, as indicated, and given their functions? The first letter of answers is given.
Rating:
 
 
 
 
 
 
Astronomy Curator: gris379