Rockets Lesson for Kids: History & Facts


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Where and when were the first rockets invented?

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1. Which list shows the correct order of kinds of rocket inventions from first to last?

2. Which of these scientists made important discoveries for rocket ships that travel to outer space?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

The following questions will help you test your knowledge of rockets. You will be quizzed on the history of rockets and how they are used today.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

In this quiz and worksheet set you'll see what you know about:

  • The origin of rockets
  • Scientists involved in rocket research
  • The country who put the first satellite into space

Skills Practiced

  • Reading awareness - make sure you know the most important information from the lesson, such as the names of scientists who made major contributions to rocketry
  • Remembering details - remember what you've learned about the order in which rockets were invented
  • Learning practice - use what you know to answer questions about who put the first satellite into space and what its name was

Additional Learning

You can find out more about this exciting branch of science by reading the lesson titled Rockets lesson for Kids: History & Facts. This lesson will reveal new concepts, such as:

  • Early users of rockets
  • The origin of rocket science
  • When the first American satellite was put into space