Good-bye To The Moon

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Moon Quizzes & Trivia

Taken from Reading Street grade 6 selection test


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Choose the word or words with the same meaning as the underlined word.  The presidents of the two companies may negotiate the deal. 
    • A. 

      Postpone

    • B. 

      Announce

    • C. 

      Settle

    • D. 

      Cancel

  • 2. 
    Choose the word or words with the same meaning as the underlined word. The guest's suit was dingy
    • A. 

      Dirty

    • B. 

      Coarse (rough)

    • C. 

      Traditional

    • D. 

      Rumpled

  • 3. 
    Choose the word or words with the same meaning as the underlined word. The explorers traversed the marshy lands. 
    • A. 

      Skipped

    • B. 

      Crossed

    • C. 

      Discovered

    • D. 

      Protected

  • 4. 
    Choose the word or words with the same meaning as the underlined word. The light was slowly waning
    • A. 

      Changing

    • B. 

      Decreasing

    • C. 

      Flickering

    • D. 

      Bouncing

  • 5. 
    Choose the word or words with the same meaning as the underlined word. That motor works because of combustion
    • A. 

      Solar power

    • B. 

      Electricity

    • C. 

      Gravity

    • D. 

      Internal burning

  • 6. 
    Choose the word or words with the same meaning as the underlined word. Suddenly, a waft caught my attention. 
    • A. 

      Light scent

    • B. 

      Small glimmer

    • C. 

      Faint sound

    • D. 

      Quiet footstep

  • 7. 
    What is the main reason that Kepler reacted so strongly to the water on Earth when he saw it from space?
    • A. 

      Earth had so much water it was slopping over with it

    • B. 

      He was impressed by the shimmer and shine of the Atlantic Ocean

    • C. 

      Water was very precious and valuable on Moon

    • D. 

      Before then, he had only seen Earth in photos

  • 8. 
    Which of these comparisons did Kepler not make between Earth and Moon people?
    • A. 

      Earth people talked more loudly

    • B. 

      Earth people were less adventurous

    • C. 

      Moon people dressed differently

    • D. 

      Moon people lived less comfortable, meaning they did not have as much as the earth people

  • 9. 
    What is the least likely reason that Kepler's father casually gave Kepler his arm to walk across the landing pad?
    • A. 

      To help Kepler get away from the crowd or reporters

    • B. 

      To help Kepler walk in case he still felt sick

    • C. 

      To show Kepler the way across the landing pad

    • D. 

      To show reporters that Kepler was important to him

  • 10. 
    What was the main purpose for Kepler's father's visit to Earth?
    • A. 

      To convince Earth people to use a magnetrain

    • B. 

      To show Kepler what earth was like

    • C. 

      To make the relationship between earth and moon people better

    • D. 

      To get more money for Moon people

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