Eclipses
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  • Question 1
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    Q. When does a lunar eclipse occur?
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    At night
    When the moon's shadow is on the earth
    when the moon comes between the sun and earth
    During the day
  • Question 2
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    Q. During a lunar eclipse, what color does the moon appear?
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    Black
    Red-orange
    Yellow-green
    White
  • Question 3
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    Q. A solar eclipse only happens during a ________ moon.
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    New
    Cresent
    Gibbous
    Full
  • Question 4
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    Q. A lunar eclipse only happens during a ________ moon.
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    New
    Cresent
    Gibbous
    Full
  • Question 5
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    Q. Where must you be to see a total solar eclipse?
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    a corona
    an orbit
    the moon's shadow
    the earth's shadow
  • Question 6
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    Q. What do we call the sun's outer atmosphere that you see during a solar eclipse?
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    an umbra
    a corona
    an orbit
    a shadow
  • Question 7
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    Q. What is the darkest inner part of the shadow cone called, where a total eclipse can be viewed.
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    Total
    Umbra
    Penumbra
  • Question 8
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    Q. What is the larger outer lighter part of the shadow cone called, where a partial eclipse can be viewed?
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    Partial
    Umbra
    Penumbra
  • Question 9
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    Q. In order to have an eclipse, the Moon, Sun and Earth have to be?
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    Below each other
    Above each other
    In alignment
  • Question 10
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    Q. Which type of eclipse occurs when the Moon comes directly between Earth and the Sun?
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    Lunar eclipse
    Solar eclipse
  • Question 11
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    Q. This image is an example of 
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    Lunar Eclipse
    New Moon
    Solar Eclipse
    Full Moon
  • Question 12
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    Q. This image is an example of
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    Lunar Eclipse
    Full Moon
    New Moon
    Solar Eclipse
  • Question 13
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    Q. A solar eclipse only occurs during which moon phase?
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    1st Quarter
    New Moon
    Full Moon
    3rd Quarter
  • Question 14
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    Q. During a solar eclipse...
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    The sun is blocked by the moon
    The Earth is blocked moon
    The moon is blocked by the sun
    You are blocked
  • Question 15
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    Q. Which of the following is NOT true about a total solar eclipse?
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    It can be viewed from every spot on earth
    It is dangerous to look at without the proper device
    When it happens, the moon blocks all of the sun except the corona
    You must be within the moon's umbra to see it
  • Question 16
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    Q. A lunar eclipse occurs when the Moon casts a shadow on Earth.
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    True
    False
  • Question 17
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    Q. Which type of eclipse is shown in this picture?
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    Solar Eclipse
    Orbit
    Lunar Eclipse
    Total Eclipse
  • Question 18
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    Q. Which type of eclipse is shown in the diagram?
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    Solar Eclipse
    Lunar Eclipse
    Total Eclipse
    Partial Eclipse
  • Question 19
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    Q. We do NOT have a solar or lunar eclipse each month because...
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    The tilt of the moon's orbit is at 5 degrees
    The moon is too small
    The moon's orbital distance changes
    All choices
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