Space quiz questions

10 Space quiz questions – test your audiences knowledge of space and astronomy. Use as a whole round of questions about space or mix and match into a more general science and nature round. Not too hard I hope…

Q] The star Antares is in which constellation?
A] Scorpius

Q] The star Spica is in which constellation?
A] Virgo

Q] Which stars name means chained maiden?
A] Andromeda

Q] From the Earth to the sun is one AU what does AU stand for?
A] Astronomical Unit

Q] The star Castor is in which constellation?
A] Gemini

Q] What fictional planet orbited the red star Negus 12?
A] Superman’s Krypton

Q] In Gustav Holsts Planets suite which planet represents old age?
A] Saturn

Q] Where would you find Puck Miranda and Ariel?
A] Circling Uranus

Q] In astronomy what are Pallas Vesta and Davida?
A] Asteroids

Q] Hermes, Symphony and Anik are all what?
A] Communication satellites