Earth and the Moon
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  • Question 1
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    Q.

    In a single day, the

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    Earth revolves around the Sun

    Earth rotates on its axis

    Moon revolves around the Earth

    Sun rotates on its axis

  • Question 2
    120 seconds
    Q.

    The time it takes the Earth to make a complete rotation on its axis is -

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    one year

    one month

    one week

    one day

  • Question 3
    120 seconds
    Q.

    It takes an entire year for the -

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    Earth to rotate on its axis

    Earth to revolve around the Sun

    Moon to revolve around the Earth

    Sun to revolve around the Earth

  • Question 4
    120 seconds
    Q.

    The time it takes the Earth to completely revolve around is

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    one year

    one month

    one week

    one day

  • Question 5
    120 seconds
    Q.

    What causes the four seasons?

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    The revolution of the moon around the Earth

    The revolution of the Earth around the Sun and position of its axis

    The revolution of the Sun around the earth

    The rotation of your body when you sit on a spinning chair

  • Question 6
    120 seconds
    Q.

    Every day...

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    the moon completely revolves around the Earth

    the sun rotates on its axis

    tides rise and fall

    the seasons change

  • Question 7
    120 seconds
    Q.

    Seasons are caused by...

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    The moon

    The rotation of the Earth

    Giant heat lamps

    The position of the earth and the tilt of its axis

  • Question 8
    120 seconds
    Q. The Earth spinning on its axis is called what?
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    revolution
    rotation
    retrograde rotation
    orbit
  • Question 9
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    Q. What phase of the moon is labeled 2?
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    waning crescent
    waxing crescent
    waxing gibbous
    waning gibbous
  • Question 10
    120 seconds
    Q. What phase of the moon is labeled 4?
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    waning crescent
    waxing crescent
    waxing gibbous
    waning gibbous
  • Question 11
    120 seconds
    Q. What phase of the moon is labeled 6?
    answer choices
    waning crescent
    waxing crescent
    waxing gibbous
    waning gibbous
  • Question 12
    120 seconds
    Q. What phase of the moon is labeled 8 ?
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    waning crescent
    waxing crescent
    waxing gibbous
    waning gibbous
  • Question 13
    120 seconds
    Q. What is the main cause of tides on Earth?
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    the gravitational pull of the Earth
    The rotation of the Earth on its axis
    The gravitational pull of the moon
    the revolution of the Earth around the sun
  • Question 14
    120 seconds
    Q. What moon phase is this picture?
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    This is the full moon phase.
    This is the waxing gibbous moon phase.
    This is the waning gibbous moon phase.
    This is the first quarter moon phase.
  • Question 15
    120 seconds
    Q. What moon phase is this picture?
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    This is the new moon phase.
    This is the waxing crescent moon phase.
    This is the waxing gibbous moon phase.
    This is the waning crescent moon phase.
  • Question 16
    120 seconds
    Q. What moon phase is this image?
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    This is the full moon phase.
    This is the last quarter moon phase.
    This is the waxing gibbous moon.
    This is the new moon phase.
  • Question 17
    120 seconds
    Q. What phase of the moon is this image?
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    This is the last quarter moon phase.
    This is the full moon phase.
    This is the first quarter moon phase.
    This is the waxing gibbous moon phase.
  • Question 18
    120 seconds
    Q. The moon seems to change shape from day to day in a cycle that lasts about a month as it goes through _.
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    revolutions
    phases
    rotations
    eclipses
  • Question 19
    120 seconds
    Q. The cycle of the moon lasts about a _.
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    day
    year
    week
    month
  • Question 20
    120 seconds
    Q. How long is a lunar month?  
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    30
    29.5
    27
    27.3
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