3rd Grade Science: Space Exploration Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. How is breccia rock formed?

Question 2 2. Which of the following people was NOT one of the Apollo 11 crew members?

Question 3 3. What did scientists learn from the samples collected from the moon?

Question 4 4. Which of the following was NOT one of the goals of Apollo 11?

Question 5 5. Why do astronauts have to make sure they exercise while living on the International Space Station?

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Question 6 6. Why do astronauts need to strap themselves down when they sleep?

Question 7 7. Which of the follwing statements is NOT true about the International Space Station?

Question 8 8. About how big is the International Space Station?

Question 9 9. Which of these statements explains who work for NASA?

Question 10 10. Why was NASA established?

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Question 11 11. NASA has many centers that are all around the United States, including the headquarters in _____.

Question 12 12. In what year was NASA established?

Question 13 13. As a child, Mae Jemison loved science and astronomy. What is astronomy?

Question 14 14. After becoming an astronaut, part of Mae Jemison's job was to conduct _____.

Question 15 15. What does NASA stand for?

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Question 16 16. What is one career that Mae Jemison had before deciding to become an astronaut?

Question 17 17. Which list shows the correct order of kinds of rocket inventions from first to last?

Question 18 18. What are the names of the first two space satellites that were sent into outer space?

Question 19 19. Which country won the race for space and sent the first space satellite rocket into outer space?

Question 20 20. Where and when were the first rockets invented?

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Question 21 21. What kind of satellite transmits some TV signals?

Question 22 22. What was the name of the first satellite that was sent into space?

Question 23 23. What does a satellite use to make the power it needs?

Question 24 24. What is an example of a natural satellite?

Question 25 25. Who first used a telescope to view objects in the sky?

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Question 26 26. What type of telescope uses a mirror?

Question 27 27. What does a refracting telescope use to view an object?

Question 28 28. What does the word 'telescope' mean?

Question 29 29. How did millions of people on Earth find out what was happening on the moon?

Question 30 30. What do astronauts do on the International Space Station?

3rd Grade Science: Space Exploration Chapter Exam Instructions

Choose your answers to the questions and click 'Next' to see the next set of questions. You can skip questions if you would like and come back to them later with the yellow "Go To First Skipped Question" button. When you have completed the practice exam, a green submit button will appear. Click it to see your results. Good luck!

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