Tycho Brahe: Discoveries, Facts & Contributions to Astronomy


Choose an answer and hit 'next'. You will receive your score and answers at the end.

question 1 of 3

Where did Tycho Brahe carry out his astronomical observation?

Create Your Account To Take This Quiz

As a member, you'll also get unlimited access to over 79,000 lessons in math, English, science, history, and more. Plus, get practice tests, quizzes, and personalized coaching to help you succeed.

Try it risk-free
Try it risk-free for 30 days. Cancel anytime
Already registered? Log in here for access

1. What did Tycho Brahe believe was at the center of our planetary system?

2. Who was Brahe's most famous student?

Create your account to access this entire worksheet
A Premium account gives you access to all lesson, practice exams, quizzes & worksheets
Access to all video lessons
Quizzes, practice exams & worksheets
Certificate of Completion
Access to instructors
Create an account to get started Create Account

About This Quiz & Worksheet

See if you can answer questions about Tycho Brahe's work in the astronomy field, including where he worked, his beliefs and his achievements. After you finish answering the multiple-choice questions, your quiz will be scored automatically.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

Test yourself on the following with these study tools:

  • Location of Brahe's observations
  • What Brahe believed to be the center of our planetary system
  • Brahe's most famous student
  • Achievements of Tycho Brahe
  • Effects of Brahe's sword duel
  • What Brahe's contributions led to
  • Definition of heliocentric

Skills Practiced

  • Knowledge application - use your knowledge to answer questions about Brahe's life
  • Reading comprehension - ensure that you draw the most important information from the related lesson on Brahe's contributions to astronomy
  • Defining key concepts - ensure that you can accurately define main phrases, such as heliocentric

Additional Learning

Continue your studies of Brahe's achievements by reviewing the corresponding lesson, Tycho Brahe: Discoveries, Facts & Contributions to Astronomy. This lesson will help you:

  • Learn who Tycho Brahe was and explore his early history
  • Identify the genesis of how all scientific knowledge is produced today
  • Know how Brahe was ahead of his time
  • Appreciate Brahe's influence on transforming astronomy into an objective science