The online Exploring Astronomy Quiz provides online questions and answers that enable middle school and high school students to test your knowledge of an introduction to astronomy and the study of stars.
Use the Exploring Astronomy Quiz to test yourself on why ancient peoples looked to the stars for guidance and an explanation of earthly occurrences, and why did they create stories out of the images they saw in the sky. The online Exploring Astronomy Quiz will also test you on the stars, how Galileo's use of the telescope revolutionized astronomy and why today's scientists now use radio telescopes to study distant stars. This online Exploring Astronomy Quiz contains 20 questions from a pool of over 100 thereby allowing repeat use. We recommend that students study the relevant videos provided on this site on this subject before attempting this quiz.