This is the 296 section from General Knowledge. These questions and answers will be from Earth, nearest star, Galileo Satellites, moons, Titan, Solar System, Largest moon, Venus and Mars.
Ques No.1: When and by whom were the rings of Saturn discovered?
Ques No.2: Light takes nearly 4 years to reach us from the nearest star. What is the distance between that star and the earth?
Ans: 3.78 x 1016 m
Ques No.3: "Galileo Satellites", named after their discoverer, are four large moons of the planet
Ques No.4: Titan, the largest moon in the solar system, is also the largest moon of
Ques No.5: Who was the first to speculate that Venus is completely covered with clouds?
Ans: Christian Huygens
Ques No.6: Who was the first to determine that the day on the Mars was, like ours, roughly twenty-four hours long?
Ans: Giordano Bruno
Ques No.7: How long does a sun-ray take to travel from the sun to the earth?
Ans: 498 sec
Ques No.8: The comet, named after Edmund Halley, reappears after a time interval of every
Ans: 76 years
Ques No.9: Sometimes the moon passes between the sun and the earth this phenomenon is known is
Ans: Solar eslipse
Ques No.10: Which city of Iran has the biggest refinery of the world?