Earth, Seasons & Climate Questions & Answers Quiz

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Earth, Seasons & Climate Questions & Answers Quiz

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Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    For most of the parts of the Philippines the dry season happens during amihan period.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 2. 
    Rainy season happens during the months of June to October.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 3. 
    Which phenomenon is characterized by equal length of day and night?
    • A. 

      Equinox

    • B. 

      Solstice

    • C. 

      Neap

    • D. 

      Spring

  • 4. 
    When do we experience the summer solstice?
    • A. 

      June 21

    • B. 

      March 21

    • C. 

      September 21

    • D. 

      December 21

  • 5. 
    The Earth rotates around its tilted orbit.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 6. 
    There are four climate types in the Philippines.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 7. 
    Bohol experiences two pronounced seasons, wet and dry seasons.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 8. 
    Which of the following causes seasons?
    • A. 

      Earth's rotation

    • B. 

      Earth's revolution

    • C. 

      Earth's axis

    • D. 

      Tilting of the Earth

  • 9. 
    When sunlight falls on Earth at the following angles, at which angle would radiation be the greatest?
    • A. 

      72o

    • B. 

      82o

    • C. 

      78o

    • D. 

      88o

  • 10. 
    Who among these scientists presented the heliocentric model?
    • A. 

      Nicolaus Copernicus

    • B. 

      Galileo Galilei

    • C. 

      Isaac Newton

    • D. 

      Benjamin Franklin

  • 11. 
    How long is a complete revolution of the Earth?
    • A. 

      365.25 days

    • B. 

      24 hours

    • C. 

      7 days

    • D. 

      12 hours

  • 12. 
    How is the shifting of the direction of the axis called?
    • A. 

      Precession

    • B. 

      Procession

    • C. 

      Progression

    • D. 

      Regression

  • 13. 
    Aphelion is the Earth's closest position to the sun.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 14. 
    What is the orbital speed of the Earth?
    • A. 

      29.85 km/s

    • B. 

      29.85 m/s

    • C. 

      463 km/s

    • D. 

      463 m/s

  • 15. 
    Polaris is the North Star of our times.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 16. 
    The Earth changes its North Star after every 5 000 years.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 17. 
    Obliquity is the measure of the Earth's axial tilt.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 18. 
    Earth moves around the sun at a circular path.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

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