Astronomy-Part-IV

UPSC, PSC, BANK, RAILWAY,etc. Examination Questions

PSC Question and Answer about Astronomy-Part-IV including for Kerala Administrative Service (KAS), Secretariat Assistant, Panchayath Secretary, BDO, Auditor, Assistant, LDC and LGS examination level questions. We will update balance portion of the study material.....

NEPTUNE


Question1:- The farthest Planet from the Sun



Neptune


Question2:- The smallest Outer Planet



Neptune


Question3:-Neptune was discovered by --------



Urabain Le Verrier, John Couch Adams & Johann Galle


Question4:- Neptune was discovered in



1846 Sept 23


Question5:- The planet in which the Wind blows with the highest speed



Neptune


Question6:- The Planet Neptune has -------- color



Blue


Question7:-The Blue Color of the Planet Neptune is due to the presence of --------



Methane


Question8:-The circles named Freedom, Fraternity and Equality are found around --------planet



Neptune


Question9:-Great Dark Spot is in



Neptune


Question10:- The cyclonic storm nicknamed as the Wizard's Eye is present in -------



Neptune


Question11:- The biggest Satellite of Neptune is



Triton


Question12:-The planet which is called Varuna as per Indian Mythology



Neptune


Question13:-The Roman God of Sea



Neptune


Question14:-The second coldest Planet in the Solar System



Neptune


Question15:-The temperature in Neptune



-214


Question16:- The Planet which takes the least time for the Revolution



Neptune


PLUTO


Question17:-Pluto is a ----- Planet



Dwarf


Question18:-Originally Pluto was considered as the --------



Ninth Planet


Question19:-International Astronomical Union excluded Pluto from the position of Planet in --------- year



2006 Aug 24


Question20:-The Pluto was discovered by -----



Clyde Tombaue


Question21:- Pluto was discovered in the year



1930


Question22:- -------- was sent to study about Pluto and its satellites



New Horizon's


Question23:- New Horizon's was sent on ---------



9 Jan 2006


MOON


Question24:-The only one satellite of Earth



Moon


Question25:-The Latin name of Moon



Luna


Question26:-The adjective in relation with Moon in English Language



Lunar


Question27:-The study of Moon is called



Selanology


Question28:- The fifth biggest satellite in the Solar System



Moon


Question29:- Moon has the -------- gravity of Earth



One sixth


Question30:-The satellites which are bigger than Moon



Ganymede, Titan, Callisto and Ayo


Question31:-The second densest Satellite in the Solar System



Moon


Question32:- The only space circle on which the Man visited



Moon


Question33:- The Man reached the Moon for the first time in



21 July 1969


Question34:-The Space Ship used for Man to reach Moon is



Apollo -11


Question35:- Apollo -11 was launched in the---------- rocket



Saturn Five


Question36:-The first Man made object to land in the Moon is



Luna -2


Question37:- The first Space ship on which Man revolved around the Moon



Apollo-8


Question38:- The first Space Ship without man which landed in the Moon is



Luna


Question39:- Luna was launched by --------- Country



Soviet Union


Question40:- The first Person to reach the Moon



Neil Armstrong


Question41:- -----accompanied Neil Armstrong to the Moon



Edwin Aldrin


Question42:- The person who accompanied Neil Armstrong and Edwin Aldrin but only remained in the Space Ship revolving around the Moon is



Michael Collins


Question43:-The second most shining object in the Sky is



Moon


Question44:-The person looking from the Moon will see the atmosphere in ------- color



Black


Question45:-Mount Hadly , Mount Bradly, Mount Hygens and Mount Agnes are the Mountains situated in



Moon


Question46:- .The age of Sun is



4.5 billion years


Question47:- The average distance between the Earth and Moon is



3.84 Lakh km


Question48:- The time taken to reach the Moon Light from the Moon to the Earth



1.3 sec


Question49:- The Escape Velocity of the Moon is



2.38 km per sec


Question50:- During the Lunar Eclipse , the place of Earth is --------



In between the Sun and the Moon


Question51:-During the Solar Eclipse , the place of Moon is ---------



In between the Sun and the Earth


OTHER MEMBERS OF SOLAR SYSTEM


Question52:-Name the Dwarf Planets in the Solar System



Sirius, Pluto, Houmia, Make make and Eris


Question53:- The biggest Dwarf Planet in the Solar System



Eris


Question54:- he Satellites of Eris



Dysnomia


Question55:- The known farthest objects in the Solar System are



Eris and Dysnomia


Question56:-The earlier name of Eris is



2003 U.B 313


Question57:- Eris was discovered in ------- year



2005


Question58:- Kayron, Nicks and Hydra are the satellites of ------



Pluto