Could We Actually Live On Mars?

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Could We Actually Live On Mars? - Quiz

There's a lot of talk these days about when and how we might all move to Mars. But what would it actually be like to live there? Let’s Begin… First watch the video https://www. Youtube. Com/watch? Time_continue=4&v=DMMPYkRrd4o


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    We consider water fundamental to life, so scientists think that searching for evidence of water on Mars can bring us closer to finding evidence of life there. But could other elements be more fundamental to life on Mars? What other things do you think we should consider in our future investigations?
  • 2. 
    What is present on Mars?
    • A. 

      Cold temperatures

    • B. 

      Water

    • C. 

      Food

    • D. 

      Radiation

    • E. 

      A good supply of breathable air

  • 3. 
    To travel to Mars, you will have to be a millionaire. A spaceship will probably cost about a few hundred million dollars.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 4. 
    The chances are high that there used to be oceans and rivers on Mars:
    • A. 

      True, about 4 million years ago.

    • B. 

      True, about 4 billion years ago.

    • C. 

      False. Never. False. Never.

    • D. 

      False, but rains may have infiltrated in the soil.

  • 5. 
    Which part of Mars has lower elevation and once had oceans?
    • A. 

      Southern hemisphere

    • B. 

      Polar caps

    • C. 

      Northern hemisphere

    • D. 

      Equator

  • 6. 
    Which part of Mars' surface seems older?
    • A. 

      Southern hemisphere

    • B. 

      Polar caps

    • C. 

      Northern hemisphere

    • D. 

      Equator

  • 7. 
    Mars has a surface similar enough to what we have on Earth, so that we could do research on Earth before moving to Mars. What surface is it?
    • A. 

      Icebergs

    • B. 

      Forests

    • C. 

      Deserts

    • D. 

      Corals

  • 8. 
    TARs are features that are only seen on Mars. What is the best definition of TARs?
    • A. 

      Large volcanoes up to 15 kilometers tall

    • B. 

      Huge craters about 15 meters wide

    • C. 

      Crestless sand dunes up to 15 meters high

  • 9. 
    What is the major natural hazard on Mars?
    • A. 

      Earthquake

    • B. 

      Active volcano

    • C. 

      Dust storm

    • D. 

      Sand avalanche

  • 10. 
    Why is Mars red? The red color of Mars is the result of [blank] rusting. The rocks and soil were eroded by wind and the dust was blown across the surface. The [blank] within the dust reacted with oxygen, producing a red rust color.
  • 11. 
    How tall is the largest volcano in our solar system?
    • A. 

      5 km

    • B. 

      15 km

    • C. 

      25 km

    • D. 

      35 km

  • 12. 
    Like on Earth, there are canyons on Mars.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 13. 
    Which color are sunsets on Mars?
    • A. 

      Blue

    • B. 

      Green

    • C. 

      Orange

    • D. 

      Red

    • E. 

      Yellow

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