Now that the space shuttle program has concluded, NASA is poised to start a new era. How much do you know about the agency's future missions? Test your knowledge with our quiz.
Question 1 of 20
What was the name of the last space shuttle to fly?
Question 2 of 20
What cancelled program was supposed to follow the shuttle?
Question 3 of 20
What year was Constellation supposed to land astronauts on the moon?
Question 4 of 20
What space probe is named after Jupiter's wife in Roman mythology?
Question 5 of 20
Where is the Orion space capsule being built?
Question 6 of 20
What nation is now providing rides to American astronauts after the end of the shuttle program?
Question 7 of 20
How many astronauts will fit in the Orion spacecraft?
Question 8 of 20
What is the name of the new Mars rover?
Question 9 of 20
How many total astronauts flew on all the space shuttle missions?
Question 10 of 20
What is the GRAIL project hoping to measure?
Question 11 of 20
What is another name for the Orion space vehicle?
Question 12 of 20
What was the envisioned cost of the Constellation program?
Question 13 of 20
The black holes to be studied by NuSTAR form from what?
Question 14 of 20
How many stages does the SLS launch vehicle have?
Question 15 of 20
The Curiosity rover will search for what on Mars?
Question 16 of 20
Is the SLS more or less powerful than the Saturn V?
Question 17 of 20
How much was spent on Constellation before it was cancelled?
Question 18 of 20
Former Astronaut Neil Armstrong wanted the United States to keep flying which spacecraft?
Question 19 of 20
How far did the Obama administration agree to extend the life of the International Space Station?
Question 20 of 20