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Solar System

Can you answer 25 questions about our Solar system?
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1. How many planets are there in the Solar system?
7
8
10
9
2. What is the 7th planet in Solar system?
Uranus
Neptune
Mercury
Jupiter
3. What is the smallest planet in the Solar system?
Earth
Mercury
Mars
Venus
4. What type of star is the Sun?
Red dwarf star
Super giant star
blue giant star
Yellow dwarf star
5. The Sun is composed mostly of what element?
Hydrogen
Plutonium
Iron
Helium
6. What is the hottest planet in the solar system?
Jupiter
Mars
Mercury
Venus
7. What is average temperature at the surface of the Sun?
5,500 C
550,000 C
55,000 C
550 C
8. What is the visible part of the Sun called?
Lithosphere
Stratosphere
Photosphere
Atmosphere
9. Which of these four planets is not a "terrestrial planet"?
Mars
Venus
Saturn
Earth
10. What is the name of Saturn's largest moon?
Tethys
Ganymede
Titan
Europa
11. What type of storms are common on the surface of Mars?
thunderstorms
rain showers
snow storms
dust storms
12. What mountain on Mars is considered the highest mountain in the Solar System?
Red Mountain
Mount Zeus
Olympus Mons
Ares Mons
13. Jupiter, Saturn, Uranus, and Neptune are classified as what type of planets?
Terrestrial planets
Asteroid planets
Dwarf planets
Gas giant planets
14. Phobos and Deimos are natural satellites of which planet?
Venus
Mars
Uranus
Saturn
15. What makes a planet a dwarf planet?
Color
Size and shape
Distance from the Sun
Smell
16. What are the only two planets in our solar system without moons?
Uranus and Neptune
Mars and Mercury
Mercury and Venus
Venus and Mars
17. What color is the sunset on Mars?
Green
Blue
Yellow
Red
18. What is approximate distance between the Earth and the Sun?
150.000 km
150 million km
15 light years
150 billion km
19. How many natural satellites has planet Mars?
8
3
2
None
20. Ganymede, Callisto, Io and Europa are the moons of which planet?
Saturn
Jupiter
Mars
Venus
21. What planet is often called "The Red planet"?
Mercury
Venus
Mars
Jupiter
22. What is the planet with the most moons?
Mars
Saturn
Jupiter
Neptune
23. What is approximate distance between the Moon from the Earth?
300 million km
300.000 km
30 million km
3 million km
24. How often does a full Moon occur?
29.5 days
14 days
7 days
10.5 days
25. What planet was once considered a full planet, but was redefined as a dwarf planet in 2006?
Pluto
Haumea
Eris
Ceres
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Level 40
Feb 9, 2021
Great quiz! I do not see any errors in this, and I will gladly say I enjoyed it!

Because I am one of those nerdy people, I'll give y'all a fun fact;

The solar system is roughly 1.50 light years across from one end of the Oort Cloud to the other.

See ya -^-

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Level 53
Feb 10, 2021
Thanks! I appreciate your comments :)