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Grade 6 Planetary Motion
Grade 6 Planetary Motion
Grade 6 Planetary Motion
When can a solar eclipse occur?
  1. anytime
  2. during a new moon
  3. during a full moon
  4. during a quarter moon
Grade 6 Planetary Motion

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Grade 6 Planetary Motion

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Grade 6 Planetary Motion
Grade 6 Planetary Motion
The axial tilt affects what?
  1. years
  2. seasons
  3. days
Grade 6 Planetary Motion
What keeps the planets in orbit around the Sun?
  1. the Sun's heat
  2. the Sun's rotation
  3. the Sun's gravitational pull
Grade 6 Planetary Motion
What causes Earth to have day and night?
  1. revolution
  2. axis
  3. rotation
  4. gravity
Grade 6 Planetary Motion
The picture shows the daylight side of Earth. Which best describes why Earth has day and night?
Planet Earth - Small
  1. The Moon rotates on an axis.
  2. Earth rotates on an axis.
  3. The Moon revolves around Earth.
  4. Earth revolves around the Sun.
Grade 6 Planetary Motion
What is the order of the Sun, Moon, and Earth during a lunar eclipse?
  1. Sun - Moon - Earth
  2. Earth - Sun - Moon
  3. Sun - Earth - Moon
  4. Moon - Sun - Earth
Grade 6 Planetary Motion
Grade 6 Planetary Motion
Grade 6 Planetary Motion
During a solar eclipse, what are the positions of the Sun, Earth, and Moon?
  1. Earth - Sun - Moon
  2. Sun - Earth - Moon
  3. Sun - Moon - Earth
  4. Moon - Sun - Earth
Grade 6 Planetary Motion
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