Moon Phases Quiz Questions And Answers

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An amazing, interesting, and informative moon phases quiz is here for you. This quiz was created as an assessment tool for 3rd graders; it covers the four primary phases of the Moon and the relative position of the Moon to the Earth and Sun. So, with a concise description and an even shorter length, let's start this quiz, and let us see how well you know about moon phases! Let's go!


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    The Moon is _____ than the Earth.
    • A. 

      Bigger

    • B. 

      Smaller

    • C. 

      Both the Same

    • D. 

      Not clear

  • 2. 
    When the Earth is between the Moon and the Sun, it is most likely a
    • A. 

      Half Moon

    • B. 

      3rd Quarter Moon

    • C. 

      Quarter Moon

    • D. 

      Full Moon

  • 3. 
    About how long does it take the Moon to complete its cycle around the Earth?
    • A. 

      1 year

    • B. 

      1 week

    • C. 

      1 month

    • D. 

      1 day

  • 4. 
    Why does the Moon have different phases?
    • A. 

      It moves around the Earth.

    • B. 

      It moves around the Sun.

    • C. 

      It follows the Sun around the Earth.

    • D. 

      It disappears behind other planets.

  • 5. 
    The correct order of the Moon Phases
    • A. 

      New, Full, 1st Quarter, 3rd Quarter

    • B. 

      New, 1st Quarter, Full, 3rd Quarter

    • C. 

      1st, Quarter, 3rd Quarter, New, Full

    • D. 

      None of these

  • 6. 
    We can see shining light on the Moon during the moon phase.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 7. 
    In which phase is the moon most likely, when it's between the Earth and Sun?
    • A. 

      New

    • B. 

      Full

    • C. 

      3rd Quarter

    • D. 

      5th Quarter

  • 8. 
    During the New Moon phase, the Moon leaves the sky for a while.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 9. 
    A full moon happens roughly every 29.5 days.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 10. 
    Select the wrong statement about a full moon phase.
    • A. 

      The full moon phase lasts 7 days.

    • B. 

      The full moon phase is the time when moon reflects light brighter than the sun.

    • C. 

      The full moon doesn't happen during winters.

    • D. 

      All of these

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