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Grade 8 The Moon
Grade 8 Universe
What would you call the study of everything in the universe?
  1. Astrology
  2. Astronomy
  3. Cosmology
  4. Anthology
Grade 8 The Moon
Grade 8 Planetary Motion

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Which statement best describes tides experienced on Earth when the Sun, Moon, and Earth are positioned as shown in the diagram?
Spring Tide
  1. very high, high tides; very low, low tides
  2. very high, high tides; average low tides
  3. average high tides; very low, low tides
  4. average high tides; average low tides
Grade 8 Planetary Motion
Grade 8 Planetary Motion
Grade 8 The Moon

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Grade 8 Planetary Motion
Which statement is true about the solar system diagram shown?
Solar System
  1. It shows the geocentric model.
  2. It shows the heliocentric model.
  3. It shows the Ptolemaic system.
  4. It shows the ancient Greek model.
Grade 8 The Moon
Grade 8 Space Exploration
Grade 8 Universe
Which of the following objects is the largest?
  1. star
  2. galaxy
  3. solar system
  4. planet
Grade 8 Inner Planets
Grade 8 Planetary Motion
Which of the following is NOT an accurate statement about our solar system?
  1. All of the planets revolve around the Sun.
  2. All of the planets revolve in elliptical orbits.
  3. All of the planets revolve at the same speed.
  4. All of the planets revolve around the Sun in the same direction.
Grade 8 Planetary Motion
Grade 8 Outer Planets
Saturn's rings are made up mostly of
  1. volcanic dust particles.
  2. nitrogen and helium.
  3. chunks of ice and rock.
  4. ice and water vapor.
Grade 8 Planetary Motion
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