Earth And Moon Study Guide

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Earth And Moon Study Guide - Quiz

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Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    What season is represented by C?
    • A. 

      Summer

    • B. 

      Fall

    • C. 

      Winter

    • D. 

      Spring

  • 2. 
    At which position would you expect a Spring Tide?
    • A. 

      Position 1

    • B. 

      Position 2

    • C. 

      Position 3

    • D. 

      Position 4

  • 3. 
    At which position would you expect a Neap Tide?
    • A. 

      Position 1

    • B. 

      Position 2

    • C. 

      Position 3

    • D. 

      Position 4

  • 4. 
    Earth spinning on its axis is called what?
    • A. 

      Revolution

    • B. 

      Rotation

    • C. 

      Retrograde rotation

    • D. 

      Orbit

  • 5. 
    During a leap year, an extra day is added to which month?
    • A. 

      January

    • B. 

      February

    • C. 

      March

    • D. 

      December

  • 6. 
    Which of the following represents the Autumnal Equinox?
    • A. 

      Option 1

    • B. 

      Option 2

    • C. 

      Option 3

    • D. 

      Option 4

  • 7. 
    The moon revolves around the Earth in about - 
    • A. 

      One year

    • B. 

      One week

    • C. 

      One day

    • D. 

      One month

  • 8. 
    What occurs when the moon passes directly between the Earth and the Sun?
    • A. 

      A new moon

    • B. 

      A lunar eclipse

    • C. 

      A full moon

    • D. 

      A solar eclipse

  • 9. 
    A [Blank] tide occurs when the sun is at right angles to the line between the Earth and moon.
  • 10. 
    The moon has more gravity than the Earth?
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 11. 
    The moon is about the size of the United States.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 12. 
    The moon has an atmosphere similar to Earth's.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 13. 
    The moon rotates and revolves like the Earth.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 14. 
    A solar eclipse is very common.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 15. 
    The visible part of the sun during a total solar eclipse is called the corona.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 16. 
    The moon's rotation and revolution take 27.3 days.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 17. 
    The the bright part of the moon is getting smaller, the moon is waxing.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 18. 
    The image is an example of a Spring tide.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

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