5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- January 31, 1958
- Place a man in space
- 1 month
- Luna 9
- a What was NASA's first goal?
- b What year did Bruce McCandless make the first space walk using a hand-controlled MMU?
- c On what day was the first American satellite put into space?
- d How long did the Soviets beat the US by to place a man in space?
- e What is the name of the first spacecraft to make a successful landing on the Moon?
5 Multiple choice questions
- How long did Explorer 1 orbit the Earth?
- What was the name of the capsule that Yuri Gagarin orbited the Earth on?
- What does "MMU" stand for? The powered backpack that let the astronauts move freely in space.
- What is the name of the first spacecraft to leave Earth's gravity?
- Who were the first three astronauts to land on the Moon?
5 True/False questions
Laika → What is the name of the first dog that orbited around Earth?
500 → Around how many people have traveled from Earth into space?
Sputnik 2 → What is the name of the first spaceship to be launched?
January, 1961 → On what day was the first American satellite put into space?
cosmonauts → What is the Russians word for astronaut?