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Planet Jupiter

Can you answer 15 question about planet Jupiter?
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1. What type of planet is Jupiter?
Terrestrial planet
Ice giant
Gas giant
2. What Jupiter's moon is the largest moon in the Solar System?
Ganymede
Callisto
Europa
Ganymede has a diameter greater than that of the planet Mercury.
3. How many moons does Jupiter have?
44
80+
16
4. In 1973 which space probe flew by Jupiter and provided the first close up pictures of the planet?
Pioneer 10
Galileo 5
Voyager 2
5. What is the name of the giant storm on Jupiter
The Giant Dot
The Massive Spin
The Great Red Spot
6. What elements are most common on Jupiter?
Methane and ammonia
Hydrogen and helium
Silicon and iron
7. Which of Jupiter's moons is the most volcanically active body in the Solar System and has about 400 active volcanos?
Adrasthea
Europa
Io
8. Which of Jupiter's moons is believed to have a massive subsurface ocean?
Metis
Callisto
Europa
9. Which civilization is thought to have been the first to track the planet Jupiter?
Babylonians
Aztecs
Greeks
10. How are the four most massive moons of Jupiter called?
Halley's moons
Galilean moons
Jovian moons
11. What region in the Solar System is located roughly between the orbits of the planets Jupiter and Mars?
Kuiper belt
Cassini belt
Asteroid belt
12. Whish fact is NOT true about Jupiter?
It is the third brightest object in the night sky
It is the sixth planet from the Sun
It doesn’t have a true surface
13. What did Bernard Burke and Kenneth Franklin detect coming from Jupiter in 1955?
Microbes
Radio signals
Meteors
Burke and Franklin detected bursts of radio signals coming from Jupiter at 22.2 MHz.
14. What is the average temperature on Jupiter?
-855 C
-234 C
158 C
15. What happened to Juno space probe that entered a polar orbit of Jupiter in 2016?
It landed on Europa moon
It was destroyed after the mission was completed
It is still orbiting the planet
Juno's investigation of Jupiter will continue through September 2025, or until the spacecraft's end of life.
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