5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- Place a man in space
- Luna 1
- Yuri Gagarin
- a What was NASA's first goal?
- b What was the name of the white rat that the French launched?
- c What was the name of the first squirrel monkey in space?
- d Who was the first human in space?
- e What is the name of the first spacecraft to leave Earth's gravity?
5 Multiple choice questions
- Who made the first extra-vehicular activity, or space walk, outside their aircraft?
- Who were the first three astronauts to land on the Moon?
- What is the Russians word for astronaut?
- What two nations dominated space exploration?
- On what day was the first American satellite put into space?
5 True/False questions
Strelka and Belka → What is the name of the first dog that orbited around Earth?
honeybees → What insect traveled aboard the space shuttle Challenger in April, 1984?
April 12, 1961 → What month and year did Ham travel into space?
Ham → What was the name of the first chimpanzee astronaut?
Sputnik 2 → What is the name of the first spaceship to be launched?