Sun And Seasons Review: Question Preview (ID: 27236)


Below is a preview of the questions contained within the game titled SUN AND SEASONS REVIEW: Review Of Parts Of The Sun And How Seasons Occur .To play games using this data set, follow the directions below. Good luck and have fun. Enjoy! [print these questions]


Play games to reveal the correct answers. Click here to play a game and get the answers.

Earth rotates on its tilted axis. What is the degree of the tilt of Earth's axis?
a) 23.5 b) 53.2 c) 100 d) 35.5
Huge, looping eruptions of gas, usually near sunspots, that arch out from the photosphere into the outer layers of the sun's atmosphere are called
a) prominence b) solar flare c) solar winds d) coronas
If the tilt of Earth is toward the sun, there is a longer length of day; and the season would be _________.
a) winter b) spring c) summer d) fall
What part of the sun sends out elecrically charged particles, called solar winds that do not reach Earth's surface because of the atmosphere and the magnetic field around Earth?
a) corona b) prominence c) core d) chromosphere
If Earth is neither tilted toward nor away from the sun, the length of day and night is equal, the season is ______ and ______.
a) winter, summer b) spring, fall c) fall, winter d) spring, summer
Areas of gas on the sun that are cooler than the surrounding gases and therfore do not give off as much light and appear as dark spots on the photoshpere are called
a) blotches b) blackheads c) sunspots d) sun freckles
What are explosions of hot gas that shoot from the Sun's surface that release tremendous amounts of energy into space and occur when prominences connect.
a) solar wind b) solar flare c) solar flame d) super prominence
if the Earth's axis is pointed toward the sun, the Northern hemisphere will experience what season?
a) winter b) summer c) spring d) fall
What is the outer layer of the sun's atmosphere that looks like a white halo and can only be seen during a total eclipse?
a) crown b) corona c) chromosphere d) photosphere
If the tilt of Earth is away from the sun, there is a shorter length of day, and the season is ______
a) spring b) winter c) fall d) summer
What part of the sun emits light and is the most prominent (largest) layer of the suns atmosphere?
a) chromosphere b) corona c) photoshpere d) core
The day whenthe tilt of Earth cuases the length of day to be the longest or the shortest is called a ___
a) equinox b) solstice c) corona d) eclipse
The day when the tilt of Earth cuases the length of day and night to be equal, a/an _______ occurs
a) equinox b) solstice c) sunspot d) eclipse
What forms near the poles when solar winds cause gases in the atmosphere to glow?
a) coronas b) solar winds c) auroras d) sky fireworks
Play Games with the Questions above at ReviewGameZone.com
To play games using the questions from the data set above, visit ReviewGameZone.com and enter game ID number: 27236 in the upper right hand corner at ReviewGameZone.com or simply click on the link above this text.

TEACHERS / EDUCATORS
Log In
| Sign Up / Register