Mars
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  • Question 1
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    Q. Mars's diameter is what fraction of the Earth's diameter?
    answer choices
    1/4
    1/3
    1/2
    2X
  • Question 2
    30 seconds
    Q. Names of Mars rovers that have collected data in the past and one planned for the future include;
    answer choices
    Spirit, Opportunity, Curiosity
    Espirit, Chance, Curiosity
    Spirit, Chance, Olympus
    Olympus, Marineris, Spirit
  • Question 3
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    Q. What type of life was found in the Atacama Desert in Chile, locked inside rock salt, that gives hope to the chance that life could exist on Mars?
    answer choices
    bacteria
    viruses
    frozen plant DNA
    cyanobacteria
  • Question 4
    30 seconds
    Q. How high does Olympus Mons stand, the highest point in the solar system?
    answer choices
    35,000 feet
    six miles high
    17 miles high
    23 miles high
  • Question 5
    30 seconds
    Q. Olympus Mons stands how many times greater than Mount Everest?
    answer choices
    3 times
    5 times
    17 times
    24 times
  • Question 6
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    Q. Valles Marineris was described as a titanic canyon system with what dimensions?
    answer choices
    2 thousand feet long, six miles deep
    2,500 miles long, 6,000 feet deep
    2,500 miles long, 17 miles deep
    twenty-five hundred miles long, six miles deep
  • Question 7
    30 seconds
    Q. Mars has an atmosphere containing what percentage of carbon dioxide?
    answer choices
    70%
    27%
    95%
    greater than 95%
  • Question 8
    30 seconds
    Q. Why is Mars referred to as the Red Planet?
    answer choices
    high abundance of iron oxides
    red daytime sky
    light bent towards the red spectrum
    none of these answer choices
  • Question 9
    30 seconds
    Q. How fast is the satellite Phobos falling towards the planet?
    answer choices
    6 feet a year
    6 feet every century
    6 feet every millennium
    50 million years
  • Question 10
    30 seconds
    Q. Mars has two moons; what are their names?
    answer choices
    Phobos and Deisha
    Deisha and Seimos
    Seimos and Deimos
    Phobos and Deimos
  • Question 11
    30 seconds
    Q. The temperature ranges on the Martian surface between what two points?
    answer choices
    -195 and 70 degrees Fahrenheit
    -195 and 85 degrees Fahrenheit
    -195 and 70 degrees Centigrade
    -195 and 85 degrees Centigrade
  • Question 12
    30 seconds
    Q. Which of the following characteristics does not describe Mars?
    answer choices
    extremely dry, extremely cold
    extremely cold, no ice present
    no ice present, teeming with life
    extremely dry, cold, and dead
  • Question 13
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    Q. How long would the trip to Mars take traveling one way using current technology?
    answer choices
    3 months
    6 months
    2 years
    none of the above
  • Question 14
    30 seconds
    Q. How strong is the gravitational pull on Mars?
    answer choices
    1/4 Earth's gravity
    1/3 Earth's gravity
    1/2 Earth's gravity
    none of the above
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