How Much Do You Know About Astrology?

Can you tell apart a Libra from a Capricorn?

Introduction

Ever wonder why sometimes you feel cool and composed, but then you suddenly become emotional? Have you ever felt an inclination to specific colors, numbers, or places? Maybe you’ve met someone who you can get along with, but it turns out that the two of you have differing opinions about many things. Some people say that they can explain these phenomena. Welcome to the world of astrology! Believers of astrology claim that all of these experiences can be explained by the movement of stars and celestial bodies.

Astrology is considered an art—one which can help you discover more about yourself! An ancient practice, it’s risen in mainstream popularity in recent years, and it’s no surprise why: it’s incredibly fascinating. Astrology is the study of the movements, patterns, and relationships of our birth chart, the planets, and the sun and moon. The knowledge and correlations of these movements are used to find insight into one’s life, relationships, emotions, and the future.

Understandably, it could be overwhelming to consider that the way the planets and stars move, as well as the position of the sun, could be affecting so many aspects of your life. In fact, astrology is said to have a say in your preferences, your personality, and even your soulmate! You may be wondering, “How could the planets and constellations be able to define anything about me?” Well, take this quiz to learn just what astrologists say in the matter. Let’s see how many of these questions you can answer correctly. And if you don’t get any right, well, you can always retake the quiz. Ready, set, go!

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Ever wonder why sometimes you feel cool and composed, but then you suddenly become emotional? Have you ever felt an inclination to specific colors, numbers, or places? Maybe you’ve met someone who you can get along with, but it turns out that the two of you have differing opinions about many things. Some people say that they can explain these phenomena. Welcome to the world of astrology! Believers of astrology claim that all of these experiences can be explained by the movement of stars and celestial bodies.

Astrology is considered an art—one which can help you discover more about yourself! An ancient practice, it’s risen in mainstream popularity in recent years, and it’s no surprise why: it’s incredibly fascinating. Astrology is the study of the movements, patterns, and relationships of our birth chart, the planets, and the sun and moon. The knowledge and correlations of these movements are used to find insight into one’s life, relationships, emotions, and the future.

Understandably, it could be overwhelming to consider that the way the planets and stars move, as well as the position of the sun, could be affecting so many aspects of your life. In fact, astrology is said to have a say in your preferences, your personality, and even your soulmate! You may be wondering, “How could the planets and constellations be able to define anything about me?” Well, take this quiz to learn just what astrologists say in the matter. Let’s see how many of these questions you can answer correctly. And if you don’t get any right, well, you can always retake the quiz. Ready, set, go!

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Astrology is thought by some to have a say in your preferences, your personality, and heck, even your soulmate! You might wonder, "How could the planets and constellations be able to define anything about me?" To learn more, take this quiz now! Let's reveal how much you really know about astrology.


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Let's Play!

1. If your zodiac sign is Pisces, what is your element?


1. If your zodiac sign is Pisces, what is your element?

1. Air

2. Water

3. Fire

4. Earth

The answer is water. Cancer, Scorpio, and Pisces are in the water group.



2. Which of the following determines your zodiac sign?


2. Which of the following determines your zodiac sign?

1. The place of your birth

2. The position of the moon when you were born

3. The position of the sun when you were born

4. The time of your mother's first contraction

The position of the sun when you were born (as well as your birth date itself) determines your zodiac sign.



3. Who is the most famous astrologer of all time, credited with predicting World War II centuries ahead of his time?


3. Who is the most famous astrologer of all time,  credited with predicting World War II centuries ahead of his time?

1. Plato

2. Michel de Nostredame

3. Berossus

4. Claudius Ptolemy

Michel de Nostredame, also known as Nostradamus, is the correct answer. He was a 16th century French physician and astrologer who made amazing predictions about the future.



4. Which sign represents one's motivations from deep within?


4. Which sign represents one

1. Ascendant sign

2. Sun sign

3. Moon sign

4. Rising sign

The correct answer is sun sign. You can think of this sign as your life point, which motivates you from the heart.



5. All of the following are astrological predictions that came true, except which one?


5. All of the following are astrological predictions that came true, except which one?

1. John F. Kennedy'ss assassination

2. World War II

3. Terrorist attacks on September 11, 2001

4. The death of Martin Luther King Jr.

The death of Martin Luther King Jr. was not predicted by astrology. The other three were predictions credited to Nostradamus.



6. Which of the following is not true about astrology?


6. Which of the following is not true about astrology?

1. It changes your personality

2. It is a science

3. It has something to do with zodiac signs

4. It is an art

Astrology does not change your personality. Astrology is both an art and a science to believers, as it requires the need for knowledge of astronomy as well as an interpretation of it.



7. Which of the following zodiac signs is not a part of the fire group?


7. Which of the following zodiac signs is not a part of the fire group?

1. Aries

2. Sagittarius

3. Libra

4. Leo

Libra is in the air group.



8. People have more than one sign. True or false?


8. People have more than one sign. True or false?

1. True

2. False

This statement is true. Aside from your sun sign, which is the most commonly known sign, you also have a moon sign and a rising sign.



9. Which of the following signs speaks more to your emotions?


9. Which of the following signs speaks more to your emotions?

1. Sun sign

2. Moon sign

3. Rising sign

4. None of the above

Moon sign is the correct answer. It represents your inner life, your emotions, and your reactions to situations.



10. What does your rising sign represent?


10. What does your rising sign represent?

1. Identity

2. Inner personality

3. Responses

4. All of the above

It represents your identity. The ascendant or rising sign symbolizes your identity and outer personality.



11. Which is the planet that is most known for having retrograde periods?


11. Which is the planet that is most known for having retrograde periods?

1. Mars

2. Venus

3. Mercury

4. Saturn

Mercury is the correct answer. However, contrary to popular belief, Mercury is not the only planet to have such periods. In fact, all planets involved in the chart of astrology will experience retrograde at one point or another.



12. Which is reported to be the least common sign in the United States?


12. Which is reported to be the least common sign in the United States?

1. Scorpio

2. Libra

3. Cancer

4. Aquarius

The answer is Aquarius. The most common sign is Scorpio.



13. In East Asian countries, people believe which of the following traits to be indicative of emotions, relationships, and more in a similar fashion to zodiac signs?


13. In East Asian countries, people believe which of the following traits to be indicative of emotions, relationships, and more in a similar fashion to zodiac signs?

1. Blood type

2. Favorite color

3. Birth date

4. Favorite sport

It is a common for people to believe that blood type can represent one's personality type.



14. According to the ancient Romans, the sign of Gemini represents which of the following?


14. According to the ancient Romans, the sign of Gemini represents which of the following?

1. Scales

2. Twins

3. Ram

4. Bull

Gemini is representative of twins. The twin sons are Castor and Pollux, the children of Leda and Jupiter.



15. Which of the following is the symbol for Aries?


15. Which of the following is the symbol for Aries?

1. Ram

2. Lion

3. Bull

4. Crab

The answer is ram. Aries is ruled by the planet Mars.



16. What is the fifth zodiac sign?


16. What is the fifth zodiac sign?

1. Taurus

2. Leo

3. Cancer

4. Libra

Leo is the fifth zodiac sign. Its symbol is a majestic lion.



17. Which of the following is not true about Sagittarius?


17. Which of the following is not true about Sagittarius?

1. It is the ninth sign of the zodiac

2. They are philosophical thinkers

3. It is ruled by Saturn

4. They are seekers of wisdom

Sagittarius is ruled by the planet Jupiter, not Saturn.



18. Which countries were the first to practice astrology?


18. Which countries were the first to practice astrology?

1. Greece, Italy, and Egypt

2. Greece, India, and China

3. China, Italy, and Brazil

4. All of the above

Greece, India, and China were the first to practice astrology.



19. Star signs have qualities. What is the quality of a Libra?


19. Star signs have qualities. What is the quality of a Libra?

1. Cardinal

2. Mutable

3. Fixed

4. Stable

Cardinal signs include Capricorn, Cancer, Libra, and Aries.



20. If you're a mutable sign, you are associated with which characteristic?


20. If you

1. Stubbornness

2. Flexibility

3. Calmness

4. Initiative

The correct answer is flexibility. Mutable signs are also associated with communication.



21. What is precession?


21. What is precession?

1. The change in the order of planets

2. The change in the position of the sun

3. The Earth wobbling on its axis

4. The moon circling the Earth

Precession is the term for describing Earthh'swobbling on its axis. Precession may affect and change your sun sign.



22. Which sign has a symbol that doesn't represent a human or an animal?


22. Which sign has a symbol that doesn

1. Virgo

2. Aquarius

3. Gemini

4. Libra

The correct answer is Libra. The symbol of Libra is the Scales.



23. All of the following are generally true about Pisces, except for which one?


23. All of the following are generally true about Pisces, except for which one?

1. They tend to be overly critical of others.

2. They are industrious workers.

3. They are willing to make sacrifices for other people.

4. They don't possess a great deal of stamina.

Pisces don't tend to be overly critical to others. Rather, this characteristic is generally true of Virgo.



24. How many elements are there in Chinese astrology?


24. How many elements are there in Chinese astrology?

1. Four

2. Five

3. Six

4. Seven

Five is the correct answer. The elements are air, water, earth, fire, and metal.



25. In the Chinese zodiac, which sign is seen as industrious?


25. In the Chinese zodiac, which sign is seen as industrious?

1. Tiger

2. Dog

3. Ram

4. Rodent

Rodent is seen as an industrious sign, contrary to Western conceptions of the rat.



26. If you were born on the 25th of July, what is your zodiac sign?


26. If you were born on the 25th of July, what is your zodiac sign?

1. Cancer

2. Leo

3. Virgo

4. Libra

Leo is the correct answer. Leos are born between July 23rd and August 23rd.



27. What is astrocartography?


27. What is astrocartography?

1. It determines how geographical location affects people

2. It determines how the moon's location affects people

3. It determines how the sun's location affects people

4. All of the above

Astrocartography determines how geographical location affects people. It is thought to discern which place in the world you'll be most happy and successful in. Interesting!



28. Who is the German astrologer credited with accurately predicting that Adolf Hitler would become a dictator?


28. Who is the German astrologer credited with accurately predicting that Adolf Hitler would become a dictator?

1. Elsbeth Ebertin

2. Michel de Nostredame

3. Claudius Ptolemy

4. Nicolaus Copernicus

Elsbeth Ebertin allegedly made the prediction through examining his birth chart.



29. According to astrologers, Pisces find luck in what number?


29. According to astrologers, Pisces find luck in what number?

1. One

2. Seven

3. Thirteen

4. Nine

Seven is the correct answer. Pisces are known for their creative and artistic side.



30. Which of the following groups is most likely to be interested in astrology?


30. Which of the following groups is most likely to be interested in astrology?

1. Children

2. Women

3. Teenagers

4. Men

The correct answer is women. According to a study, around 75% of horoscope readers are women.



31. Gemini is ruled by which of the following planets?


31. Gemini is ruled by which of the following planets?

1. Mercury

2. Venus

3. Saturn

4. Mars

The answer is Mercury. Geminis are said to be good at talking.



32. Astrology lists often start with what sign?


32. Astrology lists often start with what sign?

1. Aquarius

2. Capricorn

3. Pisces

4. Aries

The answer is 'Aries'?. Although Aries spans from March 21 to April 20, astrological lists start with it because it is the first cardinal sign, and it symbolises the season of spring.



33. Taurus is based on which of the following Greek mythological gods?


33. Taurus is based on which of the following Greek mythological gods?

1. Zeus

2. Apollo

3. Ares

4. Hermes

The answer is Zeus. Zeus transformed himself into a bull to seduce a mortal being.



34. What is the nickname given to people with Cancer as their zodiac?


34. What is the nickname given to people with Cancer as their zodiac?

1. Sunchild

2. Moonchild

3. Risingchild

4. Planetchild

Moonchild is a common nickname for a Cancer. This was popularized because Cancer is ruled by the moon.



35. What is the opposite sign of Aquarius?


35. What is the opposite sign of Aquarius?

1. Capricorn

2. Sagittarius

3. Leo

4. Virgo

The answer is Leo. Although opposite signs, this does not mean that the two don't get along with each other. It just means that they are focused on the same goal, but from different perspectives.



36. Which is the largest constellation in the zodiac?


36. Which is the largest constellation in the zodiac?

1. Gemini

2. Scorpio

3. Libra

4. Virgo

Virgo is the correct answer, and it is also the second largest constellation in the sky.



37. What is the traditional birthstone of Gemini?


37. What is the traditional birthstone of Gemini?

1. Ruby

2. Agate

3. Emerald

4. Peridot

The correct answer is agate. Gemini gemstones include agate, citrine, chrysoprase, pearl, moonstone, and white sapphire.



38. Almost 70% of Americans believe in astrology. True or false?


38. Almost 70% of Americans believe in astrology. True or false?

1. True

2. False

This statement is false. According to studies, a third of Americans believe in astrology.



39. What is the name of the constellation Virgo's blue star?


39. What is the name of the constellation Virgo

1. Vega

2. Deneb

3. Polaris

4. Spica

The correct answer is Spica. It is the fifteenth brightest star in the night sky.



40. Which of the following does not represent a personality trait of a Scorpio?


40. Which of the following does not represent a personality trait of a Scorpio?

1. Passionate

2. Timid

3. Determined

4. Observant

Scorpios are not timid. Scorpio personalities fall into the saying, "Still waters run deep."




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