Jupiter And Saturn

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Jupiter And Saturn

Quiz for week 9 of Earth Science for the Logic Stage.   Jupiter and Saturn.    Try your best and see what happens!  Hope you have learned a lot about these wonderful giants.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    How long is one day on Saturn?
    • A. 

      21 hours

    • B. 

      12 hours

    • C. 

      11hours

    • D. 

      7 hours

  • 2. 
    How many major rings does Saturn have?
    • A. 

      7

    • B. 

      5

    • C. 

      12

    • D. 

      14

  • 3. 
    How many official moons does Saturn have?
    • A. 

      36

    • B. 

      53

    • C. 

      70

    • D. 

      32

  • 4. 
    What was Saturn named after?
    • A. 

      The element Lead

    • B. 

      The roman god Saturn

    • C. 

      The greek god Cronus

    • D. 

      The car

  • 5. 
    What is the length of one year on Saturn?
    • A. 

      Almost 30 Earth years

    • B. 

      15 Earth years

    • C. 

      8,074 Earth days

    • D. 

      One year!

  • 6. 
    What does the majority of Saturn's atmosphere consist of?
    • A. 

      Methane

    • B. 

      Nitrogen

    • C. 

      Lead

    • D. 

      Helium/Hydrogen

  • 7. 
    How thick are Saturn's rings?
    • A. 

      2 miles

    • B. 

      15 nautical miles

    • C. 

      65 feet

    • D. 

      65,000 feet

  • 8. 
    Jupiter is an Inner planet.
    • A. 

      True.

    • B. 

      False , because, it is after the astroied belt.

  • 9. 
    What is Jupiter diameter?
    • A. 

      88,846 miles

    • B. 

      54,378 miles

    • C. 

      49,232 miles

    • D. 

      594,332 miles

  • 10. 
    How many miles is Jupiter away from the Sun?
    • A. 

      777 million miles

    • B. 

      687 million miles

    • C. 

      1318 million miles

    • D. 

      483 million miles

  • 11. 
    What is the Atnosphere made up of?
    • A. 

      Hydrogen

    • B. 

      Helium

    • C. 

      Methane

    • D. 

      Oxegen

    • E. 

      A, b, & c

  • 12. 
    How many moons does Jupiter have?
    • A. 

      At least 28

    • B. 

      At least 105

    • C. 

      At least 18

    • D. 

      At least 62

    • E. 

      At least 75

  • 13. 
    How much more mass does Jupiter have than Earth?
    • A. 

      713 times

    • B. 

      317 times

    • C. 

      300 times

    • D. 

      371 times

  • 14. 
    One orbit around the sun for Jupiter is ___________ days long.
    • A. 

      4444.44

    • B. 

      4332.95

    • C. 

      4223.59

    • D. 

      4332.59

    • E. 

      4332 59

  • 15. 
    If you weighed 70 pounds on Earth how much would you way on Jupiter?
    • A. 

      285 kilograms

    • B. 

      185 kilograms

    • C. 

      285 pounds

    • D. 

      185 pounds

  • 16. 
    What is Jupiter's Rotation?
    • A. 

      9 hours and 55 minutes

    • B. 

      24 hours

    • C. 

      9 hours

    • D. 

      23 hours and 54 minutes

  • 17. 
    What is Jupiter's core made out of, gas, liqud, or solid?
    • A. 

      Gas

    • B. 

      Liqud

    • C. 

      Solid

  • 18. 
    How does Jupiter protect earth? 
    • A. 

      It stops the sun from burning up the earth

    • B. 

      It sucks in comets, asteroids and meteorites

    • C. 

      It spins so fast it moves the Earth away from harm

    • D. 

      All of the above

  • 19. 
    How many earths can fit inside Jupiter? 
    • A. 

      67

    • B. 

      1452

    • C. 

      186

    • D. 

      1320

  • 20. 
    How much would you weigh standing on the surface of Jupiter compared to earth? 
    • A. 

      Fifty-Seven times as much

    • B. 

      Three times as much

    • C. 

      Six times as much

    • D. 

      Seventy-five times as much

  • 21. 
    What Jupiter moon is volcanically active?
    • A. 

      Io

    • B. 

      Europa

    • C. 

      Pluto

    • D. 

      Ganymede

  • 22. 
    What Jupiter moon do scientists believe contains life? 
    • A. 

      The Moon

    • B. 

      Europa

    • C. 

      Io

    • D. 

      Callisto

  • 23. 
    Did the Schumaker-Levy collide with jupiter in 1994?
    • A. 

      No, it was 1944

    • B. 

      No, It was 2004

    • C. 

      Yes

  • 24. 
    How Many known moons does Jupiter have? 
    • A. 

      633

    • B. 

      36

    • C. 

      32

    • D. 

      63

  • 25. 
    The name Jupiter comes from the supreme in what type of mythology?
    • A. 

      Roman

    • B. 

      Fresnoian

    • C. 

      Greek

    • D. 

      Latin

  • 26. 
    Does Jupiter have a gaseous core?
    • A. 

      Yes

    • B. 

      No

  • 27. 
    Challenge:The diameter of Jupiter is about how many Kilometers?
    • A. 

      120,000 km

    • B. 

      143,000 km

    • C. 

      50,000 km

    • D. 

      13,000,000 km

  • 28. 
    There is a gap in the rings of Saturn. This gap contains ging pieces.  This gap is called _________________
    • A. 

      Cassini Division

    • B. 

      Salted Separation

    • C. 

      Division 101

    • D. 

      Galilean Break

  • 29. 
    Saturn is one of the few planets that is not tilted on its axis.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 30. 
    Place these moons in order of size from largest to smallest
    • A. 

      Earth's moon, Titan, Ganymede

    • B. 

      Titan, Ganymede, Earth's moon

    • C. 

      Ganymede, Titan, Earth's moon

    • D. 

      Titan, Earth's moon, Ganymede