Want to see correct answers?
Login or join for free!
  Astronomy Worksheets
Looking for Astronomy worksheets?
Check out our pre-made Astronomy worksheets!
Share/Like This Page

Stars Questions - All Grades

You can create printable tests and worksheets from these Stars questions! Select one or more questions using the checkboxes above each question. Then click the add selected questions to a test button before moving to another page.

1 2 3 4 ... 16
Grade 5 Stars
A nebulae is
  1. large clouds of gas and dust in space that is the beginning or ending of a star
  2. a mostly spherical object that orbits past Neptune and has other objects orbiting in its path, a type of dwarf planet
  3. oval-shaped, like a flattened circle
  4. the distance light travels in 365 days
Grade 8 Stars
A light year is a measurement of
  1. time
  2. distance
  3. temperature
  4. star brightness
Grade 6 Stars
It is a hot ball of glowing gases. What is it?
  1. a star
  2. a galaxy
  3. a planet
  4. a universe
Grade 9 Stars
Which is NOT true about a protostar?
  1. It is usually much larger than it will be as a star
  2. It glows due to the heat of the gases in its core
  3. It may become a brown dwarf
  4. It generates pressure by fusing hydrogen
Grade 5 Stars
Grade 9 Stars
Which area of Earth science includes the study of stars?
  1. meteorology
  2. hydrology
  3. geology
  4. astronomy
Grade 5 Stars
Why can we see the stars in the night sky?
  1. they produce their own light
  2. they reflect light from the sun
Grade 5 Stars
Grade 6 Stars
What is a group of stars that make up a pattern in the sky called?
  1. galaxy
  2. cluster
  3. constellation
  4. solar system
Grade 5 Stars
What is a spectroscope used for?
  1. Analyze what elements a star contains
  2. Measure the distance to star
  3. Measure a star's temperature
  4. Make distant objects appear closer.
Grade 7 Stars
What color are the coolest stars?
  1. Red
  2. Blue
  3. Orange
  4. Yellow
Grade 8 Stars
A star's brightness as seen from Earth is
  1. its apparent magnitude
  2. its overall magnitude
  3. its complex magnitude
  4. its absolute magnitude
Grade 5 Stars
A group of stars in the sky form a
  1. light year
  2. galaxy
  3. constellation
Grade 3 Stars
Kindergarten Stars
A constellation is:
  1. a planet with a moon
  2. stars that form a picture
  3. a ball of gas
  4. a spaceship
1 2 3 4 ... 16
You need to have at least 5 reputation to vote a question down. Learn How To Earn Badges.