Are You a Space Shuttle Geek?

Here in the twenty-first century, we've accomplished some pretty amazing technological feats. Not the least of which is the space shuttle, the most complex vehicle ever built.

How much do you know about America's fleet of winged spacecraft? Take this short quiz, then send it to your friends and see if they're as brainy and/or nerdy as you are.

Created by: Uncle Robbie
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1. Which shuttle was the first to be launched into space?
Enterprise
Columbia
Challenger
Discovery
Atlantis
Endeavour
2. Which shuttle never went into space?
Enterprise
Columbia
Challenger
Discovery
Atlantis
Endeavour
3. The shuttles made their first launches in which order?
Columbia, Challenger, Discovery, Atlantis, Endeavour
Columbia, Challenger, Atlantis, Endeavour, Discovery
Endeavour, Atlantis, Discovery, Challenger, Columbia
Atlantis, Endeavour, Enterprise, Columbia, Challenger
Atlantis, Challenger, Columbia, Discovery, Endeavour, Enterprise
Challenger, Columbia, Atlantis, Discovery,
4. Who was the first American woman to fly in space?
Barbara Morgan
Judy Resnick
Sally Ride
Gwen Stefani
5. Which shuttle was the first to fly after the Challenger accident?
Columbia
Discovery
Endeavour
Atlantis
Enterprise
6. Which shuttle was the first to fly after the Columbia accident?
Challenger
Atlantis
Discovery
Enterprise
7. Who was the first female shuttle commander?
Sally Ride
Christa McAuliffe
Barbara Morgan
Eileen Collins
Lisa Nowak
8. What is the part of the shuttle with a name (like "Columbia") called?
Orbiter
Booster
First Stage
Capsule
TIE Fighter
9. The Challenger accident was the _____ flight in the space shuttle program.
1st
10th
25th
50th
100th
10. OV-102 was better known as ____
Columbia
Challenger
Enterprise
Discovery
11. What does "STS" stand for?
Space Test Series
Shuttle Tracking System
Space Time Shuttle
Space Transportation System
Sent To Space

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