Neil Armstrong

Which of the following historical figures was the first to set foot in the Sea of Tranquility?

  • A. Christopher Columbus
  • B. Ferdinand Magellan
  • C. Edmund Hillary
  • D. Neil Armstrong

56% of players knew the correct answer: D., Neil Armstrong

The Sea of Tranquility is a basin area of the moon. In 1969, the Apollo 11 lunar module landed in the area, with astronauts Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin on board.


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Question of the Day: Neil Armstrong
Not only was astronaut Neil Armstrong the first person to step on the moon, but he was also the first in the Sea of Tranquility. Join Murray and Tamika in this Flashcast as they discuss Neil's background, including his hometown in Ohio USA and what he was presented with when he returned after his historic trip.

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