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Solar System Advance Science 6

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Solar System Advance Science 6

Solar System Quiz - Advanced Science 6

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  • 1. 
    The sun is a _______, not a planet
  • 2. 
  • 3. 
  • 4. 
    Which of the following planets is surrounded by thick clouds that trap energy from the sun, making the planet incredibly warm
    • A. 

      Jupiter

    • B. 

      Venus

    • C. 

      Mars

    • D. 

      Saturn

  • 5. 
    The sun gives off ___________ and light
  • 6. 
    On earth, temperatures allow for water to exist in how many phases?
    • A. 

      One

    • B. 

      Two

    • C. 

      Three

    • D. 

      Six

  • 7. 
    This planet has seasons and an atomosphere and is a reddish color
    • A. 

      Earth

    • B. 

      Uranus

    • C. 

      Mars

    • D. 

      Nepture

  • 8. 
    The distance from Earth to the sun is _____ astronomical unit
  • 9. 
    This planet has rings of ice
    • A. 

      Saturn

    • B. 

      Jupiter

    • C. 

      Uranus

    • D. 

      Sun

  • 10. 
    Planets in the _________ system orbit the sun
  • 11. 
    The sun's energy is produced where?
    • A. 

      Its surface

    • B. 

      Across the whole body

    • C. 

      The core

    • D. 

      In a small factory run by tiny sun people

  • 12. 
    Uranus  _______is tilted to be almost even with the plane of its orbit.
  • 13. 
    This is the largest planet
    • A. 

      Earth

    • B. 

      Venus

    • C. 

      Saturn

    • D. 

      Jupitor

  • 14. 
  • 15. 
    Frozen dust and gases with bright burning tails
    • A. 

      Asteroid

    • B. 

      Comet

    • C. 

      Meteor

    • D. 

      Meteoroid

    • E. 

      Meterorite

  • 16. 
    Scientists have recently determined this to be too small to be a planet
    • A. 

      Venus

    • B. 

      Mercury

    • C. 

      Pluto

    • D. 

      Earth

  • 17. 
    Dust and rock found in space
    • A. 

      Asteroid

    • B. 

      Comet

    • C. 

      Meteor

    • D. 

      Meteoroid

    • E. 

      Meteorite

  • 18. 
    Pieces of iron, nickel, stone or a combination that orbit the sun
    • A. 

      Asteroid

    • B. 

      Comet

    • C. 

      Meteor

    • D. 

      Meteoroid

    • E. 

      Meteorite

  • 19. 
    Burning rock or dust in Earth's atmosphere
    • A. 

      Asteroid

    • B. 

      Comet

    • C. 

      Meteor

    • D. 

      Meteoroid

    • E. 

      Meteorite

  • 20. 
    Meteor that hits the ground
    • A. 

      Asteroid

    • B. 

      Comet

    • C. 

      Meteor

    • D. 

      Meteoroid

    • E. 

      Meteorite

  • 21. 
    The spots on Jupitor are _________
  • 22. 
    The rings around Saturn are made of _________
  • 23. 
    • A. 

      Saturn

    • B. 

      Mars

    • C. 

      Neptune

    • D. 

      Jupitor

  • 24. 
    If Earth was closer to the sun, it would be too _____ for life
    • A. 

      Hot

    • B. 

      Cold

  • 25. 
    What does the Earths atmosphere protect us from that allows us to live?  (pick all that apply)
    • A. 

      UV rays

    • B. 

      Rain

    • C. 

      Asteroids

    • D. 

      Comets