The Ultimate Astrology Quiz
by Staff
For centuries, people have sought answers about their lives by looking to the heavens as a road map for their destinies. How much do you know about astrology?

Astrology essentially asserts that each individual is his or her own what?

  • Moon
  • Universe
  • Star

Astrologers often compare astrology to which tool?

  • a lamp
  • a compass
  • a shovel

A few astrologers have proved their accuracy under scientific conditions.

  • TRUE

In which century did astrology begin losing credibility amongst academic types?

  • 15th century
  • 16th century
  • 17th century

The zodiac is a circle that is divided into how many sections, or signs?

  • 12
  • 10
  • 8

What is the zodiac element for Taurus?

  • Earth
  • Fire
  • Water

Chinese astrology is based on a cycle that lasts how many years?

  • 7
  • 10
  • 12

What is the English translation of Aquarius?

  • the Twins
  • the Water-Bearer
  • the Scales

Which astrologer wrote a book of predictions called "The Prophecies?"

  • Claudius Ptolemy
  • Berossus
  • Nostradamus

Into how many subgroups are the signs of the zodiac divided?

  • 6
  • 3
  • 4

Which is NOT an animal used in the Chinese zodiac?

  • Bear
  • Rabbit
  • Monkey

What is Barack Obama's sun sign?

  • Cancer
  • Leo
  • Gemini

Astrologist Joan Quigley was famous for offering insights to which famous couple?

  • Ronald and Nancy Reagan
  • Cher and Sonny Bono
  • Johnny and June Cash

In 2014, a study by the National Science Foundation found that what percentage of Americans thought astrology was science?

  • 40%
  • 30%
  • 50%

Which U.S. president consulted with astrologers throughout his life?

  • Harry Truman
  • Grover Cleveland
  • William Harding

The top of the zodiacal circle represents what?

  • the Sun
  • the Moon
  • Mars

Astrocartography determines how your life is affected by what?

  • The patterns of freckles on your skin
  • The time of the day that you were born
  • Your geographical location

What is katarchic astrology meant to help people with?

  • to determine who is cheating you
  • to figure out the best time to start a new endeavor
  • to find the perfect spouse

Which World War II leader was a believer in astrology?

  • Hirohito
  • Adolf Hitler
  • Winston Churchill

What event of World War II did astrologer Louis de Wohl accurately predict?

  • the Date of D-Day
  • the German invasion of Holland
  • the Fall of Paris

Libras supposedly will do anything they can to avoid what?

  • Rationalization
  • Equivocation
  • Confrontation

In the Middle Ages, natural astrology was primarily used for what purpose?

  • Medical
  • Romance
  • Agricultural

Fire personalities are thought to be good for what?

  • Calculating
  • Listening
  • Leadership

Who is sometimes called the "father" of modern astrology?

  • William Lilly
  • Alan Leo
  • Dane Rudhyar

The Twins are the English translation of which sign name?

  • Virgo
  • Sagittarius
  • Gemini

What is a pseudoscience?

  • Science that uses too few variables
  • Science of celebrities
  • Practices or beliefs incorrectly regarded as being based on scientific method

What is the ruling planet of Libra?

  • Saturn
  • Venus
  • Mars

Astrologer William Lilly might have been best known for predicting which event?

  • Great Fire of London
  • the Black Plague
  • the beginning of the American Revolution

A Balsamic moon is said to be associated with what?

  • Rest and healing
  • Lies and war
  • Pain and rebirth

In the Tropical zodiac, which sign falls between June 22 and July 22?

  • Leo
  • Virgo
  • Cancer