Take the Apollo 15 Quiz!

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Welcome to our Friday quiz! (On Monday. I missed Friday… due to illness. Let’s just call it a scrub)

With the anniversary of the mission going on, we’re going to be looking at the mission of Apollo 15. Good Luck!

This quiz will be available, but prize eligibility will end on Wednesday at midnight US EDT.

This quiz, one prize: (drawn from the high scores): One copy of our Apollo 15 2-DVD set. (If you already have this set I will make a substitution)

Since we’re offering prizes we ask that you take the quiz only once, and that you do NOT use the Google machine to give us your answers. Good Luck!

Apollo 15 Quiz: You'll be challenged with 10 questions on the Apollo 11 Moonwalk. Since we consider our quiz candidates to be a competent lot, but this quiz is one of our tougher tests, we've established a passing grade on this quiz of 70%. The quiz features ten questions, each worth ten points.

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1) What was the designation of the Apollo 15 LM? (Careful!)
2) How many EVA's took place during the Apollo 15 mission? (Careful again!)
3) The Apollo 15 prime crew were all from one military branch. Which one?
4) What prime contractor made the Lunar Rover?
5) The Apollo 15 landing site was known as...?
6) The Hammer and the Feather experiment recreated an experiment said to have been performed centuries earlier by what scientist?
7) For the first time on Apollo 15 we were able to view (live)...
8) After Apollo 15, which astronauts flew in space again?
9) Dave Scott and Jim Irwin were the ____ and ____ humans (respectively) to walk on the Moon.
10) Something happened during Apollo 15's splashdown. What was it?



5 Responses

  1. Derek Buckley
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    Wow! I had to make a couple educated guesses. Good quiz Mark!!

  2. David Wentz
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    Nice quiz, Max!. Look forward to the next one.

  3. John Ossege
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    Great quiz, some of the questions were tricky.

  4. Michael Nagle
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    Wow, Mark you really had think on this one. Some tricky questions here!
    Mike

  5. Dave W
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    Great quiz, Mark! I got them all except the number of EVAs, and for the very reason your answer feedback stated. I always forget about that part!

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