The Solar System: Question Preview (ID: 12508)

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What are the terrestrial planets?
a) Jupiter, Saturn, Neptune, Uranus
b) Earth, Jupiter, and Pluto
c) Mercury, Venus, Earth, Mars
d) Pluto, Comets, Asteroids, Meteors

What are the Jovial or gas planets?
a) Jupiter, Saturn, Uranus, Neptune
b) Jupiter, Saturn, Uranus, Neptune, Pluto
c) Earth, Mars Jupiter, Saturn, Neptune, Uranus, Pluto
d) Mercury, Venus, Earth, Mars

Terrestrial planets are__________________.
a) Rocky
b) Close to the sun
c) Small
d) All of the above

True or False. All Jovial or gas planets have rings.
a) True
b) False

Planet X is a small, terrestrial planet that has one moon, liquid water, and a thin atmosphere. What is planet X?
a) Mercury
b) Jupiter
c) Mars
d) Earth

What is the largest body in the solar system?
a) Jupiter
b) Earth
c) Saturn
d) Sun

What is the order of the planets from the sun?
a) Mercury, Venus, Mars, Earth, Jupiter, Saturn, Neptune, Uranus
b) Mercury, Venus, Earth, Mars, Jupiter, Saturn, Neptune, Uranus
c) Mercury, Venus, Earth, Mars, Jupiter, Saturn, Uranus, Neptune
d) Mercury, Venus, Earth, Mars, Jupiter, Saturn, Uranus, Neptune, Pluro

What is the force that keeps all the planets in orbit around the sun?
a) atmosphere
b) air
c) gravity
d) rotation

Why is Pluto no longer considered a planet?
a) It's too small
b) It doesn't stay on its own orbit
c) It's more like the other objects in the Kuiper Belt than a planet
d) All of the above

What separates the terrestrial planets from the Jovial or gas planets in space?
a) Nothing
b) Mars
c) Comets
d) The Asteroid Belt

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