Astronomy Preparation


Newest space station which is constructed in LEO is

A. ISS

B. SIS

C. SSI

D. ISP


Payload of Titan IV was

A. 1400kg

B. 1770kg

C. 18000kg

D. 29500kg


The great Spot is a:

A. Mountain

B. Storm

C. Frozed Carbon Dioxide

D. None of these


Any man-made object sent in space to orbit around certain body is called

A. geostationary orbit

B. low earth orbit

C. artificial satellite

D. natural satellite


Space-age spinoffs includes

A. smoke detectors

B. invisible braces

C. medical laser

D. All of the above


Which is smallest in diameter?

A. Jupiter

B. Mercury

C. Venu

D. None of these


The hottest planet is

A. Mercury

B. Venus

C. Jupiter

D. Saturn


Landsat program began in

A. 1972

B. 2003

C. 1973

D. 1937


In order to orbit a moon or a planet certain speed and direction is required which is called

A. escape velocity

B. orbital velocity

C. suborbital velocity

D. centripetal velocity


In 1966 first space probe which landed on moon was

A. Luna 1

B. Luna 9

C. Sputnik 1

D. Terra 1