Science | Solar System Questions

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Gian VelascoGian Velasco asked 7 months ago

What is the approximate age of our solar system?
A. 5.1 Billion years old
B. 4.6 Billion years old
C. 3.9 Billion years old
D. 2.5 Billion years old

18 Answers
Gian VelascoGian Velasco asked 7 months ago

How many planets are there in our solar system?
A. 10
B. 9
C. 8
D. 7

Gian VelascoGian Velasco asked 7 months ago

How many dwarf planets are there in our solar system?
A. 8
B. 7
C. 6
D. 5

Gian VelascoGian Velasco asked 7 months ago

What is known as a main sequence star that is primarily composed of hydrogen and helium?
A. Sun
B. Mars
C. Jupiter
D. Pluto

Gian VelascoGian Velasco asked 7 months ago

Over one million Earths could fit inside the Sun.
A. True
B. Fales

Gian VelascoGian Velasco asked 7 months ago

The energy created by the Sun’s core is nuclear fusion.
A. True
B. False

Gian VelascoGian Velasco asked 7 months ago

The Sun has perfect sphere shape.
A. True
B. False

Gian VelascoGian Velasco asked 7 months ago

It takes eight minutes for light reach Earth from the Sun
A. True
B. False

Gian VelascoGian Velasco asked 7 months ago

The Sun is halfway through its life.
A. True
B. False

Gian VelascoGian Velasco asked 7 months ago

The Sun rotates in the opposite direction to Earth.
A. True
B. False

Gian VelascoGian Velasco asked 7 months ago

The Aurora Borealis and Aurora Australis are caused by the interaction of solar winds with Earth’s atmosphere.
A. True
B. False

Gian VelascoGian Velasco asked 7 months ago

What is the closest planet to the Sun and is also the smallest of the eight planets in our solar system?
A. Earth
B. Mars
C. Mercury
D. Jupiter
 

Gian VelascoGian Velasco asked 7 months ago

What is the second planet from the Sun and the third brightest object in Earth’s sky after the Sun and Moon? It is sometimes referred to as the sister planet to Earth, because their size and mass are so similar.
A. Pluto
B. Venus
C. Mars
D. Mercury

Gian VelascoGian Velasco asked 7 months ago

What is the only planet in the solar system not named after a mythological being?
A. Earth
B. Saturn
C. Venus
D. Pluto

Gian VelascoGian Velasco asked 7 months ago

What is the fourth planet from the Sun and last of the terrestrial planets?
A. Pluto
B. Mars
C. Saturn
D. Mercury

Gian VelascoGian Velasco asked 7 months ago

What is easily the largest and most massive planet in the Solar System?
A. Jupiter
B. Uranus
C. Saturn
D. Mars

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