6th Grade Moon Phases And Weather & Climate Test

27 Questions | Total Attempts: 49

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  • 1. 
    According to our science book, how many layers are there to the atmosphere?
    • A. 

      4

    • B. 

      7

    • C. 

      3

    • D. 

      2

    • E. 

      10

  • 2. 
    Which layer of the atmosphere is closest to the earth?
    • A. 

      Memosphere

    • B. 

      Exosphere

    • C. 

      Troposphere

    • D. 

      Stratosphere

  • 3. 
    The closer you are to the equator it is ALWAYS warmer
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 4. 
    Weather can change drastically day to day?
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 5. 
    Half of the moon is lit by ________?
    • A. 

      Clouds

    • B. 

      Lightning

    • C. 

      Planets

    • D. 

      Sun

  • 6. 
    The moon's phase is the shape of the moon as it orbits ______?
    • A. 

      Planets

    • B. 

      Sun

    • C. 

      Earth

    • D. 

      Clouds

  • 7. 
    When earth is between the moon and the sun there is a _____moon?
    • A. 

      New

    • B. 

      Full

    • C. 

      Cresent

    • D. 

      None of the above

  • 8. 
    When the moon is between the earth and the sun there is a _____moon?
    • A. 

      New

    • B. 

      Full

    • C. 

      Cresent

    • D. 

      None of the above

  • 9. 
    The moon orbits the earth, this means it moves in a ______motion.
    • A. 

      Straight

    • B. 

      Triangular

    • C. 

      Square

    • D. 

      Circular

  • 10. 
    The following is a picture of what moon phase?
    • A. 

      Full

    • B. 

      New

    • C. 

      Gibbous

    • D. 

      Crescent

  • 11. 
    The following is a picture of what moon phase?
    • A. 

      New

    • B. 

      Full

    • C. 

      Gibbous

    • D. 

      Crescent

  • 12. 
    The following is a picture of what moon phase?
    • A. 

      Full

    • B. 

      New

    • C. 

      Gibbous

    • D. 

      Crescent

  • 13. 
    The following is a picture of what moon phase?
    • A. 

      Quarter

    • B. 

      Half

    • C. 

      Gibbous

    • D. 

      Crescent

  • 14. 
    The following shows the moon phases are_____________________.
    • A. 

      Waxing

    • B. 

      Waning

  • 15. 
    The following shows the moon phases are______________________.
    • A. 

      Waxing

    • B. 

      Waning

  • 16. 
    The following is a picture of what moon phase?   
    • A. 

      Full

    • B. 

      New

    • C. 

      Gibbous

    • D. 

      Crescent

  • 17. 
    Which Quarter Moon is shown below?
    • A. 

      First Quarter

    • B. 

      Second Quarter

    • C. 

      Third Quarter

    • D. 

      Fourth Quarter

  • 18. 
    Which Quarter Moon is shown below?
    • A. 

      First Quarter

    • B. 

      Second Quarter

    • C. 

      Third Quarter

    • D. 

      Fourth Quarter

  • 19. 
    The moon goes through all of its phases every____________________________.
    • A. 

      10 days

    • B. 

      15 days

    • C. 

      29 days

    • D. 

      60 days

  • 20. 
    Which description best describes a 'New Moon'?
    • A. 

      New Moon occurs when it has almost reached it's fullest appearance in the night sky

    • B. 

      New Moon occurs when the Moon is at it's fullest appearance in the night sky

    • C. 

      New Moon occurs when the Moon lies directly on the opposite side of the Earth from the Sun

    • D. 

      New Moon is the First of the Moon phases, where the Moon appears to have disappeared from the sky.

  • 21. 
    New Moon, Waxing Crescent Moon, First Qaurter Moon... Which phase is next?
    • A. 

      Waxing Gibbous Moon

    • B. 

      Full Moon

    • C. 

      Waning Gibbous Moon

    • D. 

      Last Quarter Moon

  • 22. 
    Higher pressure results in lower temperature
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 23. 
    When a cold front of air mixes with warm air it creates what?
    • A. 

      Warmer air

    • B. 

      Precipitation

    • C. 

      Sunny Days

    • D. 

      Boogers

  • 24. 
    Which area of the Earth receives the most amount of sunlight causing a higher temperature / climate?
    • A. 

      Near the Equator

    • B. 

      Northern regions

    • C. 

      Southern Regions

    • D. 

      Option 4

  • 25. 
    The tilt of Earth's Axis has a great impact on the amount of sunlight being distributed to specific areas.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

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