ON THE MOON The first moon landing occurred 50 years ago, on July 20, 1969. (Image by WikiImages from Pixabay)

How much do you know about the moon?

To mark the 50th anniversary of the first lunar landing, see how well you know space

It was 50 years ago, on July 20, 1969, when the first people landed on the the moon. And early on July 21, 1969, the first astronaut set foot on the lunar surface.

It was a moment that marked the beginning of an era, and one that has defined popular culture.

How much do you know about the moon and space? This 20-question quiz will put your knowledge to the test.

Good luck!


To report a typo, email:
news@summerlandreview.com
.



news@summerlandreview.com

Like us on Facebook and follow us on Twitter.

Get local stories you won't find anywhere else right to your inbox.
Sign up here

 

EARTH AND NEARBY SPACE Space exploration in the 1960s resulted in moon landings. (Image by Arek Socha from Pixabay)

THE SURFACE OF THE MOON The first footprints on the moon were left in the summer of 1969. (Image by Arek Socha from Pixabay)

Just Posted

Jumbo Valley to be protected, ending decades-long dispute over proposed ski resort

Development rights permanently retired for site of proposed year-round ski resort west of Invermere

Matt Andersen to tear it up in Cranbrook

Canadian singer, songwriter and guitarist showcasing new album at February concert at Key City Theatre

It happened this week in 1913

Jan. 12 -18: Compiled by Dave Humphrey from the newspapers at the Cranbrook History Centre and Archives

COTR Avalanche back in action for 2020

The College of the Rockies Avalanche volleyball teams are back in action… Continue reading

RCMP, Conservation officers, locals attempt to save elk in frozen river

Local emergency services personnel teamed up with rural residents to try and… Continue reading

Kids across Canada more at risk of hospitalization from flu this season: doctor

Dr. Theresa Tam said influenza B does not usually peak until February or later

Closed mills, housing surge support a positive forecast for lumber industries

B.C. lumber producers have closed mills accounting for 18% of province’s capacity, RBC report says

Good Samaritan pays part of rent for B.C. woman facing eviction in can-collecting dispute

Zora Hlevnjak, 76, supplements her pension by collecting cans and receiving public donations

Kelowna’s ‘Baby Mary’ finds biological parents after more than 30 years

Geneologist and DNA test helped her connect with her biological parents

Kelowna hotel to award couples for baby-making with Nooner deal

The deal includes a free stay every Valentine’s Day for the next 18 years

On the job hunt with Nelson’s Make A Change Canada

The employment charity is organizing next week’s Kootenay Patricks, Montreal Canadiens game

Gratitude, even at Minus 20

Enhance enjoyment of God by expressing it in words and acts and emotions.

Work wanted: Good at duking

My goodness, the sturm, the drang, the accusations, the gnashing of teeth,… Continue reading

It’s 2020, a year for Hugs & Slugs

Hugs: Huge hugs to the people on my kids’ paper routes, 100-300… Continue reading

Most Read