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OAE - Integrated Science: The Solar System Chapter Exam

Exam Instructions:

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Question 1 1. The phase of the moon directly opposite the sun is the:

Question 2 2. Spring tides occur because of:

Question 3 3. The largest planet by mass in our solar system is?

Question 4 4. You can expect that a terrestrial planet would have a ____ diameter and a ____ mass when compared to a Jovian planet:

Question 5 5. Which of the following is incorrect?

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Question 6 6. This marks the beginning of summer in the northern hemisphere and winter in the southern hemisphere:

Question 7 7. The Five Naked-Eye Planets are:

Question 8 8. The ring of the photosphere that is visible around the edge of the moon is known as the:

Question 9 9. At aphelion:

Question 10 10. March 21st is the date that marks the:

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Question 11 11. The moon's phases depend on:

Question 12 12. The word 'planet' comes from the Greek word that means:

Question 13 13. The difference in the strength of gravity between two points on a body is a:

Question 14 14. At perihelion:

Question 15 15. The darkening of the moon as it passes through Earth's shadow is known as:

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Question 16 16. The period of time that the moon spends completely inside of Earth's umbra is:

Question 17 17. If you've experienced a total solar eclipse, you can safely say which of the following?

Question 18 18. The point where the moon is most distant from the Earth is known as:

Question 19 19. The point at which the moon is closest to the Earth is known as the:

Question 20 20. Which planet is the smallest in the solar system?

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Question 21 21. Why was Pluto ultimately reclassified as a dwarf planet?

Question 22 22. Earth's only natural satellite is:

Question 23 23. What is a sunspot?

Question 24 24. How many dwarf planets do astronomers believe they will find in the solar system in the future?

Question 25 25. This is a kind of solar eclipse where the sun's photosphere is visible around the edge of the moons as a bright ring:

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Question 26 26. Identify the statement that is TRUE for the corona layer of the sun.

Question 27 27. The largest planet (by diameter) in our solar system is?

Question 28 28. These are low tides that are very low and high tides that are very high at full and new moon:

Question 29 29. Identify the layers of the sun from the outside in.

Question 30 30. The order of the planets, starting with the nearest ones to the sun are:

OAE - Integrated Science: The Solar System 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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