Astronomy 101

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Astronomy 101

This will give the child an understanding of the universe, the sun, the stars, and its planets and appreciate what God has created.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    What do you call the study of the universe?
    • A. 

      Biology

    • B. 

      Astronomy

    • C. 

      Geography

    • D. 

      Physics

    • E. 

      None of the above

  • 2. 
    An astronomer is someone whose job is to study the stars, the planets and everything out in space.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 3. 
    The patterns of stars in the sky is called
    • A. 

      Meteors

    • B. 

      Constellations

    • C. 

      Galaxy

    • D. 

      Asteroids

    • E. 

      Milky way

  • 4. 
    The _______________________ is a device that has a needle that always point north
  • 5. 
    _____________________________________ is an invisible force that pulls objects towards each other.
  • 6. 
    In NASA, National Aeronautics and _________________ Adminstration, S stands for
    • A. 

      Science

    • B. 

      Systematic

    • C. 

      Space

    • D. 

      Scissors

    • E. 

      Satellite

  • 7. 
    How many miles away are we from the sun?
    • A. 

      10,000

    • B. 

      100,000,000

    • C. 

      93,000,000

    • D. 

      90,000

    • E. 

      700,000

  • 8. 
    When one object travels in a circle around another object, it is __________________ around that object.
    • A. 

      Rotating

    • B. 

      Revolving

    • C. 

      Encircling

  • 9. 
    As planets orbit around the sun, they also spin around at the same time.  This is called
  • 10. 
    Long season with no rain is called
    • A. 

      Summer

    • B. 

      Spring

    • C. 

      Droughts

    • D. 

      Dry

    • E. 

      Winter

  • 11. 
    Thermonuclear Fusion is
    • A. 

      When two stones bump each other

    • B. 

      Nuclear reaction

    • C. 

      Little explosions that happen over and over again inside the sun

    • D. 

      Power from a thermometer