Can You Answer 12 Questions About Apollo 13?

Apollo 13 is one of the most famous manned space missions in history. How much do you know about this historic flight? Take our quiz to find out!
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Who operated Apollo 13?
RKA
NASA
CNSA
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Apollo 13 was the _____ manned mission in the Apollo space program.
7th
13th
2nd
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When did it launch?
April 1970
March 1972
July 1975
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How many crew members were on board?
5
7
3
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Where was the mission heading?
the Moon
Mars
Ceres asteroid
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Where did it launch from?
Johnson Space Center
Kennedy Space Center
Wallops Island
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Where is the Kennedy Space Center located?
Florida
Texas
California
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Approximately how long did the mission end up lasting?
13 days
2 days
6 days
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What caused the mission to abort?
an oxygen tank exploded
a fuel line tore open
a crew member became ill
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Where did Apollo 13 land?
Indian Ocean
Atlantic Ocean
Pacific Ocean
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What ship recovered Apollo 13?
USS Iwo Jima
USS Monitor
HMS Liberty
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How many of the three crew members survived?
one
zero
three
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You might not know EVERYTHING there is to know about the world-famous Apollo 13 mission, but you certainly know your fair share. With a little more studying, you could be a true expert. Great work!

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You know your stuff when it comes to Apollo 13! This is one of the most famous manned space missions of all-time, and you've clearly done your research on the topic. It all paid off here - great work!

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1
Who operated Apollo 13?
RKA
NASA
CNSA
2
Apollo 13 was the _____ manned mission in the Apollo space program.
7th
13th
2nd
3
When did it launch?
April 1970
March 1972
July 1975
4
How many crew members were on board?
5
7
3
5
Where was the mission heading?
the Moon
Mars
Ceres asteroid
6
Where did it launch from?
Johnson Space Center
Kennedy Space Center
Wallops Island
7
Where is the Kennedy Space Center located?
Florida
Texas
California
8
Approximately how long did the mission end up lasting?
13 days
2 days
6 days
9
What caused the mission to abort?
an oxygen tank exploded
a fuel line tore open
a crew member became ill
10
Where did Apollo 13 land?
Indian Ocean
Atlantic Ocean
Pacific Ocean
11
What ship recovered Apollo 13?
USS Iwo Jima
USS Monitor
HMS Liberty
12
How many of the three crew members survived?
one
zero
three