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Take our quiz to see how much you know about the International Space Station. Good luck!

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1. The Space Station is the largest manned object ever sent into space.
2. How many space launches will be required to assemble the Station?
3. When fully constructed, the Space Station will be visible to how much of the world's population?
4. What will astronauts aboard the Space Station spend most of their time doing?
5. How often does the Space Station circle the Earth?
6. The Space Station is the most expensive single object ever built.
7. What size is the area of the Space Station that the astronauts will live and work in equivalent to?
8. At what rate does the Space Station transmit data to earth?
9. How far above the earth's surface will the Space Station orbit?
10. When astronauts work outside the Space Station, temperatures range from -250 to +250 F.

 

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