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Shadows
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  • Question 1
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    The sun appears to rise in the _________.

    answer
    east
    alternatives
    eastern part of the sky
  • Question 2
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    Shadows are shortest at this time of day:

    answer choices

    morning

    noon

    afternoon

    evening

  • Question 3
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    In what ways does a shadow change throughout the day?

    Check all of the correct answers.

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    length

    color

    orientation (direction)

    size

  • Question 4
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    True or False:

    A shadow is the light area created by an object that stops light.

    answer choices

    True

    False

  • Question 5
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    Why does your shadow change during the day?

    answer choices

    The sun is moving.

    The directions (N, S, E, W) change throughout the day.

    The sun's position in the sky changes.

    The moon rises.

  • Question 6
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    If the sun is setting in the western part of the sky, in which direction will we find the shadow of an object?

    answer choices

    north

    south

    east

    west

  • Question 7
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    You can tell where the sun is by looking at a shadow because the sun is always on the __________ side of the object.

    answer choices

    same

    opposite

    right

    left

  • Question 8
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    Which answer correctly completes this statement?


    Just before sunset, a shadow is very ________ and it points _______.

    answer choices

    short, west

    short, east

    long, west

    long, east

  • Question 9
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    During which season does the sun travel in its highest path across the sky?

    answer choices

    winter

    spring

    summer

    fall

  • Question 10
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    If your shadow is in front of you, the sun is ___________ you.

    answer
    behind
    alternatives
    back
  • Question 11
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    Which time of day would the shadow be the lowest?

    answer choices

    4 am

    sunrise

    noon

    3 pm

  • Question 12
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    Check all of the times when the sun would be in the eastern part of the sky.

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    7 am

    10 am

    2 pm

    5 pm

  • Question 13
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    Which picture shows the shadow of a pole at noon?

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  • Question 14
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    What time of day would you find the SUN in the western part of the sky?

    Check all of the correct responses.

    answer choices

    8 am

    11 am

    1 pm

    4 pm

  • Question 15
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    In the winter, the sun's path is __________ in the sky, so the shadows are longer.

    answer
    lower
    alternatives
    low
    lowest
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