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GK Quiz on Astronomy Set IV

GK Quiz on Astronomy Set IV, in this set you will find repository of 10 Multiple Choice Questions that will help you to attune and equipped for different competitive examinations.
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GK Quiz on Astronomy Set IV, in this set you will find repository of 10 Multiple Choice Questions that will help you to attune and equipped for different competitive examinations.

1. The planet where there exists a situation like pressure cooker:

A. Jupiter

B. Mars

C. Venus

D. Mercury

2. If the radius of the earth is reduced by half, then the day-night on the earth would be of:

A. 6 hrs

B. 12 hrs

C. 18 hrs

D. 36 hrs

3. The planet Pluto has been abandoned from the group of conventional planets and kept in the group of dwarf planets by a summit (conference) held in:

A. Prague

B. Paris

C. London

D. Geneva

4. Which of the following planet is the nearest to the earth?

A. Mercury

B. Venus

C. Mars

D. Jupiter

5. The earth has the size among all the planets:

A. Fifth

B. Third

C. Fourth

D. Seventh

6. The largest satellite of the planet Jupiter is:

A. Gantmede

B. Uropa

C. Calisto

D. None of these

7. The largest satellite of the planet Saturn is:

A. Atlas

B. Titan

C. Tethis

D. None of these

8. The stratosphere is said to be ideal for flying jet aircraft because:

A. This layer is rich in ozone which reduces fuel consumption

B. The temperature is constant and ideal for aircraft engine efficiency

C. This layer is out of the firing range of anti aircraft guns

D. Of the absence of the clouds and other weather phenomena

9. Who had invented the planet Uranus?

A. William Herschel

B. William John

C. Max Dewar

D. None of these

10. The planet whose relevance as a planet has been ended at Prague Summit of IAU is:

A. Uranus

B. Pluto

C. Mars

D. Ceres

 

Question No. Answer
1. C
2. A
3. A
4. B
5. A
6. A
7. B
8. D
9. A
10. B

GK Quiz on Astronomy Set IV, in this set you will find repository of 10 Multiple Choice Questions that will help you to attune and equipped for different competitive examinations.
1. The planet where there exists a situation like pressure cooker:
A. Jupiter  
B. Mars  
C. Venus  
D. Mercury
Ans: C
2. If the radius of the earth is reduced by half, then the day-night on the earth would be of:
A. 6 hrs  
B. 12 hrs  
C. 18 hrs  
D. 36 hrs
Ans: A
3. The planet Pluto has been abandoned from the group of conventional planets and kept in the group of dwarf planets by a summit (conference) held in:
A. Prague
B. Paris  
C. London  
D. Geneva
Ans: A
4. Which of the following planet is the nearest to the earth?
A. Mercury  
B. Venus  
C. Mars  
D. Jupiter
Ans: B
5. The earth has the size among all the planets:
A. Fifth  
B. Third  
C. Fourth  
D. Seventh
Ans: A
6. The largest satellite of the planet Jupiter is:
A. Gantmede
B. Uropa  
C. Calisto  
D. None of these
Ans: A
7. The largest satellite of the planet Saturn is:
A. Atlas  
B. Titan  
C. Tethis  
D. None of these
Ans: B
8. The stratosphere is said to be ideal for flying jet aircraft because:
A. This layer is rich in ozone which reduces fuel consumption
B. The temperature is constant and ideal for aircraft engine efficiency
C. This layer is out of the firing range of anti aircraft guns
D. Of the absence of the clouds and other weather phenomena
Ans: D
9. Who had invented the planet Uranus?
A. William Herschel  
B. William John
C. Max Dewar  
D. None of these
Ans:  A
10. The planet whose relevance as a planet has been ended at Prague Summit of IAU is:
A. Uranus  
B. Pluto  
C. Mars  
D. Ceres
Ans: B