The Solar System MCQ Practice

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Solar Energy Quizzes & Trivia

Practices about the whole chapter of The Solar System.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    The following information shows four planets in the Solar System.P: MarsQ: MercuryR: NeptuneS: UranusWhich planet is nearest from the Sun?
    • A. 

      P

    • B. 

      Q

    • C. 

      R

    • D. 

      S

  • 2. 
    Which of the following planets has the highest surface temperature?
    • A. 

      Jupiter

    • B. 

      Pluto

    • C. 

      Mercury

    • D. 

      Saturn

  • 3. 
     How many planets are there in our solar system?
    • A. 

      8

    • B. 

      9

    • C. 

      10

    • D. 

      11

  • 4. 
    The following planets have natural satellites except
    • A. 

      Jupiter

    • B. 

      Venus

    • C. 

      Uranus

    • D. 

      Neptune

  • 5. 
    The following information shows four planets in the Solar System.> Mars> Uranus> Venus> SaturnWhich of the following is the correct sequence planets from the Sun?
    • A. 

      Venus, Mars, Saturn, Uranus

    • B. 

      Mars, Venus, Uranus, Saturn

    • C. 

      Saturn, Venus, Mars, Uranus

    • D. 

      Venus, Saturn, Mars, Uranus

  • 6. 
    Which of the following planets has the most number of natural satellites?
    • A. 

      Uranus

    • B. 

      Saturn

    • C. 

      Jupiter

    • D. 

      Neptune

  • 7. 
    The planets in Solar System do not give off light of their own. They reflect from the _____.
    • A. 

      Moon

    • B. 

      Sun

    • C. 

      Earth

    • D. 

      Comet

  • 8. 
    Which of the following acts as a layer that protects the Earth from harmful rays of the Sun?
    • A. 

      Clouds

    • B. 

      Gravity force

    • C. 

      Vacuum

    • D. 

      Atmosphere

  • 9. 
    From the Earth, the Moon looks bigger than the Sun. Which of the following is the reason?
    • A. 

      The Sun is very small

    • B. 

      The Sun is nearer to the Earth

    • C. 

      The Moon is Nearer to the Earth

    • D. 

      The sunlight is brighter than the moonlight

  • 10. 
    Which of the following statements about the Moon are true?i The Moon is the Earth's natural satelliteii We can see a full Moon every nightiii There is no oxygen to support life on Mooniv The Moon is twice the size of the Earth
    • A. 

      I and iii

    • B. 

      Ii and iv

    • C. 

      I, ii, and iii

    • D. 

      Ii,iii and iv

  • 11. 
    Which of the following factors explain why the Earth can support lives?i it has airii it has wateriii it has a large surfaceiv it has suitable temperature
    • A. 

      I and iii

    • B. 

      Ii and iv

    • C. 

      I, ii and iv

    • D. 

      All above

  • 12. 
    Which of the following statements are true?i Jupiter is the largest planetii the nine planets give off light of their owniii the size of the Sun is about 100 times relative to the size of the Earthiv the distance of a planet from the Sun will affects how hot or cold it is
    • A. 

      I and iii

    • B. 

      Ii and iv

    • C. 

      I, iii, and iv

    • D. 

      All above

  • 13. 
    The Moon is ______.
    • A. 

      A star

    • B. 

      A planet

    • C. 

      An asteroid

    • D. 

      A natural satellite

  • 14. 
    What causes the big crater to form?
    • A. 

      A comet

    • B. 

      A planet

    • C. 

      An asteroid

    • D. 

      A mateorite

  • 15. 
    When object X enters the atmosphere of earth, it burns brightly. Object X is _______.
    • A. 

      A comet

    • B. 

      A meteor

    • C. 

      An asteroid

    • D. 

      A meteorite