Solar System
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  • Question 1
    900 seconds
    Q. What holds the planets in their orbits around the sun?
    answer choices
    gravity
    speed
    string
    air currents
  • Question 2
    30 seconds
    Q. What is in the center of the Heliocentric Model?
    answer choices
    Sun
    Comet 
    Jupiter
    Earth
  • Question 3
    30 seconds
    Q. In which type of model are the Sun, other planets, and the Moon in orbit around the Earth?
    answer choices
    heliocentric model
    tetrahedral model
    concentric model
    geocentric model
  • Question 4
    30 seconds
    Q. An _______ is between the orbits of Mars and Jupiter. 
    answer choices
    Oort Cloud
    Asteroid belt
    Kuiper belt
    Photosphere
  • Question 5
    30 seconds
    Q. Venus, Mercury, Earth, and Mars are what type of planet?
    answer choices
    Gas Giants
    Ice Giants
    Terrestrial Planets
    Exterior Planets
  • Question 6
    30 seconds
    Q. Which choice shows the correct order of the planets?
    answer choices
    Mars, Venus, Earth, Mercury, Jupiter, Saturn, Uranus, Neptune
    Earth, Venus, Mars, Mercury, Jupiter, Saturn, Uranus, Pluto
    Mercury, Venus, Earth, Mars, Jupiter, Saturn, Uranus, Neptune
    Saturn, Venus, Mars, Mercury, Jupiter, Neptune Mercury, Uranus
  • Question 7
    60 seconds
    Q. What planet is it?
    answer choices
    Jupiter
    Saturn
    Uranus
    Venus
  • Question 8
    30 seconds
    Q. Jupiter, Saturn, Uranus, and Neptune are what type of planets?
    answer choices
    Gas Giants
    Ice Giants
    Terrestrial Planets
    Exterior Planets
  • Question 9
    30 seconds
    Q. What is responsible for smaller objects in space continuously circling/orbiting larger objects? 
    answer choices
    light-year
    air
    wind
    gravity
  • Question 10
    30 seconds
    Q. The four terrestrial planets all have
    answer choices
    Rocky surfaces
    Hot temperatures
    Deep atmospheres
    Large size
  • Question 11
    30 seconds
    Q. The curved path in which a planet, satellite, or spacecraft moves in a circle around another object.  The path one object takes around another.
    answer choices
    rotate
    orbit
    moon
    revolve
  • Question 12
    30 seconds
    Q. Any object with mass has gravity.
    answer choices
    True
    Sometimes
    False
    Never
  • Question 13
    30 seconds
    Q. Two factors effecting the magnitude of the force of gravity between 2 objects are...
    answer choices
    mass and distance 
    mass and matter
    distance and weight 
    weight and mass
  • Question 14
    30 seconds
    Q. Almost Earth’s twin in size and mass, this planet has very thick atmosphere.
    answer choices
    Venus
    Mars
    Mercury
    Neptune
  • Question 15
    30 seconds
    Q. This gas giant has a large storm in its atmosphere known as The Red Spot
    answer choices
    Jupiter
    Saturn
    Uranus
    Neptune
  • Question 16
    30 seconds
    Q. Most likely due to a massive collision, this planet rotates from top to bottom.
    answer choices
    Saturn
    Venus
    Neptune
    Uranus
  • Question 17
    30 seconds
    Q. Planets that are closer to the sun
    answer choices
    take more time to orbit
    take less time to orbit
  • Question 18
    30 seconds
    Q. What is true of all planets in our Solar System?
    answer choices
    They are large bodies in space that orbit the Sun
    Planets do not move, only stars move
    Planets make their own light
    Planets are larger than stars
  • Question 19
    30 seconds
    Q. True or False
    The planets are all equally distanced from each other.
    answer choices
    True
    False
  • Question 20
    30 seconds
    Q. Planets form by a process called...
    answer choices
    accretion
    dark matter interactions
    electromagnetic radiation
    sun-dropping
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