Quiz: Test Your Knowledge On The Solar System!

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Quiz: Test Your Knowledge On The Solar System!

Please answer the following questions based on your knowledge of astronomy.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    How many stars are their in our solar system?
    • A. 

      1

    • B. 

      2

    • C. 

      3

    • D. 

      Billions

  • 2. 
    The current model of the solar system is called the heliocentric model of the solar system.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 3. 
    How long does it take the earth to go around the sun one time?
    • A. 

      24 days

    • B. 

      24 hours

    • C. 

      365 days

    • D. 

      365 hours

  • 4. 
    How long does it take the earth to spin around one time?
    • A. 

      24 days

    • B. 

      24 hours

    • C. 

      365 days

    • D. 

      365 hours

  • 5. 
    The two forces that keep the earth in orbit of the sun are?
    • A. 

      Rotation and revolution

    • B. 

      Mass and acceleration

    • C. 

      Inertia and gravity

    • D. 

      Gravity and air resistance

  • 6. 
    How long does it take the moon to revolve around the earth?
    • A. 

      1 day

    • B. 

      1 month

    • C. 

      1 year

    • D. 

      365 days

  • 7. 
    A lunar eclipse can only be seen during a new moon phase?
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 8. 
    The term for the moon getting brighter (more light) each day is?
    • A. 

      Waxing

    • B. 

      Waning

    • C. 

      Gravity

    • D. 

      Inertia

  • 9. 
    Pluto is a planet.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 10. 
    The best science teacher in the world is Mr. D'Alsace.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False