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Third Grade (Grade 3) Astronomy Questions

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Grade 3 :: The Moon by GraceT
An apparent change in the Moon's shape is a
  1. orbit
  2. crater
  3. phase
  4. satellite
Grade 3 :: Planetary Motion by GraceT
How long does it take the Earth to orbit the Sun?
  1. 88 days
  2. 365 days
  3. 12 years
  4. 29.5 years
Grade 3 :: Inner Planets by GraceT
The tilt of the Earth causes what?
  1. tides
  2. day and night
  3. seasons
  4. gravity
Grade 3 :: Planetary Motion by GraceT
The Earth revolves around                
  1. the Sun
  2. the Moon
  3. its axis
  4. the equator
Grade 3 :: Solar System by GraceT
What comes between the inner and outer planets?
  1. an asteroid belt
  2. the Milky Way
  3. the Sun
  4. Titan
Grade 3 :: Inner Planets by GraceT
All of the following are inner planets EXCEPT:
  1. Venus
  2. Mars
  3. Neptune
  4. Earth
Grade 3 :: Planetary Motion by GraceT
The movement of an object all the way around another planet is called
  1. rotation
  2. revolving
  3. gravity
  4. solar energy
Grade 3 :: Outer Planets by GraceT
All of the following are outer planets EXCEPT:
  1. Saturn
  2. Triton
  3. Jupiter
  4. Uranus
Grade 3 :: Planetary Motion by GraceT
To move in a circle around an object is to                
  1. shadow
  2. eclipse
  3. rotate
  4. revolve
Grade 3 :: Planetary Motion by GraceT
The Earth rotates around                
  1. the Sun
  2. the Moon
  3. its axis
  4. its equator
Grade 3 :: Sun by MrsPolanco
What's the closest star to Earth?
  1. Mars
  2. Mercury
  3. Earth
  4. Venus
  5. Sun
  6. None of the above
Grade 3 :: Inner Planets by GraceT
Mercury is NOT the hottest planet in the Solar System
  1. True
  2. False
Grade 3 :: Solar System by GraceT
Uranus is the coldest object of the Solar System.
  1. True
  2. False
Grade 3 :: The Moon by Querida
The moon has light of its own.
  1. True
  2. False
Grade 3 :: Sun by donnaells
What is the sun?
  1. A white hole
  2. A plant
  3. A star
Grade 3 :: The Moon by GraceT
When Earth's shadow blocks the moon, it is called a
  1. solar eclipse
  2. lunar eclipse
  3. axis
  4. phase
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