Solar System
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  • Question 1
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    Q. There is one star in our solar system.
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    True
    False
  • Question 2
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    Q. What is the difference between the inner planets and the outer planets?
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    The outer planets are smaller than the inner planets 
    The inner planets are smaller than the outer planets
    The outer planets have more rocks than the inner planets
    the inner planets are heavier than  the outer planets
  • Question 3
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    Q. Venus is called Earth's twin because they are about the same size
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    True 
    False
  • Question 4
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    Q. The gas giants are different from the terrestrial planets because they
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    have smaller atmospheres
    are less dense
    have larger atmospheres
    are more colorful
  • Question 5
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    Q. The inner planets are called terrestrial planets because they are composed of
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    water
    gas
    frozen surfaces
    rocks
  • Question 6
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    Q. One factor that makes life possible on Earth is
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    an atmospher
    water
    greenhouse effect
    gravity
  • Question 7
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    Q. Which planet is tipped on its side nearly 90 degrees?
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    Jupiter
    Saturn
    Uranus
    Neptune
  • Question 8
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    Q. Which planet has a giant red spot?
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    Jupiter
    Saturn
    Uranus
    Neptune
  • Question 9
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    Q. Which planet has very prominent rings?
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    Jupiter
    Saturn
    Uranus
    Neptune
  • Question 10
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    Q. Which planet is the hottest planet because of its clouds?
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    Venus
    Earth
    Mars
    Pluto
  • Question 11
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    Q. What celestial body is made of ice and cosmic dust?
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    Meteor
    Meteoroid
    Asteroid
    Comet
  • Question 12
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    Q. Which planet is the largest?
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    Mercury
    Venus
    Earth
    Mars
  • Question 13
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    Q. Where is our solar system located in the Milky Way
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    At the center
    Near the center
    On a spiral arm
    Outside the galaxy
  • Question 14
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    Q. Who stated the earth was the center of the solar system?
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    Ptolemy
    Copernicus
    Kepler
    Galileo
  • Question 15
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    Q. Who stated the sun was the center of the solar system?
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    Ptolemy
    Copernicus
    Kepler
    Galileo
  • Question 16
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    Q. Who used the telescope to observe the heavens?
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    Ptolemy
    Copernicus
    Kepler
    Galileo
  • Question 17
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    Q. What model of the solar system states the sun is the center
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    Geocentric Model
    Heliocentric model
    Biocentric modal
    Hydrocentric  model
  • Question 18
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    Q. What model of the solar system states the earth is the center
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    Geocentric Model
    Heliocentric model
    Biocentric modal
    Hydrocentric  model
  • Question 19
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    Q. What theory tries to explain the origin of the universe?
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    Big Bang Theory
    Copernican Theory
    Ptolemain Theory
    Galilean Theory
  • Question 20
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    Q. Put the planets in order from the sun.
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    Mercury, Venus, Mars Earth, Jupiter, Saturn, Uranus, Neptune, Pluto
    Mercury, Venus, Earth, Mars, Jupiter, Sarturn, Neptune, Uranus, Pluto
    Mercury, Venus, Earth, Mars, Jupiter, Sarturn,  Uranus, Neptune,Pluto
    Mercury, Venus, Earth, Mars, Sarturn, Jupiter, Neptune, Uranus, Pluto
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