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Title: Take the Challenge. Answer the questions about space exploration to land on the Moon.


1
Take the Challenge. Answer the questions about
space exploration to land on the Moon.
Moon
Lunar Lander
Apollo Mission
International Space Station
Space Shuttle
Satellite
Gemini Missions
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Mercury Missions
Earth
2
The Moon blocks out the Sun during a _________ .
  • A. Solar Eclipse

B. Meteor Shower
C. Thunder Shower
D. Lunar Eclipse
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3
The Earths shadow blocks out the Moon during a
_________.
  • A. Solar eclipse

B. Lunar eclipse
C. Solar storm
D. Wind storm
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4
If the Earth was the size of a basketball, then
the Moon would be about the size of a ______ .
  • A. golf ball

B. marble
C. baseball
D. beach ball
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5
Space rocks that cause craters on the Moon are
called ________ .
  • A. black holes

B. telescopes
C. comets
D. asteroids
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6
The first American to orbit the Earth?
  • A. John Glenn

B. Neil Armstrong
C. George Bush
D. Tom Hanks
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7
This phase of the Moon is called the _______ Moon.
  • A. half

B. crescent
C. quarter
D. new
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8
This phase of the Moon is called the _______ Moon.
  • A. crescent

B. full
C. quarter
D. new
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9
This phase of the Moon is called the _______ Moon.
  • A. crescent

B. quarter
C. new
D. full
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10
During the _____ phase of the Moon, the Moon can
not be seen in the sky.
  • A. new

B. crescent
C. full
D. quarter
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11
About how long does it take for the Moon to orbit
the Earth?
  • A. One Day

B. One month
C. One Year
D. One century
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12
Planets orbit the Sun. ______ orbit planets.
  • A. Comets

B. Eclipses
C. Moons
D. Phases
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13
What is true about the Earth.
  • A. Supports life

B. Has atmosphere
C. Intelligent beings
D. All of these
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14
What is one effect of the Moon on the Earth?
  • A. Causes high low tides in the oceans.

B. Causes hair to grow
  1. Causes people to change into werewolves

D. All of these
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15
The path that the Moon takes around the Earth is
its ______ .
  • A. rotation

B. orbit
C. eclipse
D. phase
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16
Why can we not see the New Moon?
  • A. Because the moon in on the other side of the
    Earth.

B. The Earths shadow covers it.
C. Because the moon is between the Earth Sun
D. All of these
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17
How is Earth and the Moon alike?
  • A. Have mountains

B. Have craters
C. Have gravity
D. All of these
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18
About how long did it take for Apollo 11 to reach
the Moon?
  • A. 3 days

B. 6 months
C. 24 hours
D. 1 year
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19
Who said these words, One small step for man.
One giant leap for mankind.?
  • A. Bill Clinton

B. Neil Armstrong
C. Abraham Lincoln
D. Tom Hanks
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20
The clouds on the Moon are made up of ______ .
  • A. Nitrogen

B. Water vapor
C. There are no clouds.
D. Green cheese
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21
Why do Astronauts need space suits while on the
Moon?
  • A. Protection from the sun.

B. Air supply
C. Regulate air pressure
D. All of these
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22
The water on the Moon is ______ .
  • A. frozen

B. Not there
C. flowing in rivers
D. in the clouds
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23
The temperature on the Moon is _________ than on
the Earth.
  • A. hotter

B. hotter colder
C. colder
D. There is no temperature on the Moon.
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24
What is one thing found on the Moon?
  • A. Trees

B. Volcanoes
C. Craters
D. Oceans
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25
Why would the footprints on the Moon be
undisturbed 30 years later?
  • A. No Moon rain

B. No wind on the Moon
C. No erosion
D. All of these
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26
If you weighted 100 Kg on the Earth then you
would weight about ____ on the Moon?
  • A. 17 Kg

B. 300 Kg
C. 100 Kg
D. Zero Kg
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27
The Space Shuttle _____ on the Moon.
  • A. Always lands

B. has never landed
C. has landed once
D. None of these
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28
What is a purpose for the International Space
Station?
  • A. Vacation for millionaires

B. Earth is too crowded
C. Learn to live work in space
D. Closer to heaven
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29
Man-made satellites are used for ____ .
  • A. Telephone service

B. Satellite TV
C. Military purposes
D. All of these
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30
The space team that first landed on the Moon was
known as what?
  • A. Apollo 11

B. Hubble
C. Mercury
D. Space Station
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31
The Moon and the Earth are alike in that they
both ________ .
  • A. have satellites

B. are made of rocks
C. have atmospheres
D. have volcanoes
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32
Which of the following is a natural satellite of
the Earth?
  • A. Space Station

B. The Sun
C. Moon
D. Space Shuttle
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33
The Moon is a ________ satellite of Earth.
  • A. comet

B. man-made
C. falling star
D. natural
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34
The Moons gravity is ______ .
  • A. Less than Earths

B. More than Earths
C. None
D. More than Jupiters
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35
About how long does it take the Moon to orbit the
Earth one time?
  • A. 1 light-year

B. 1 month
C. 1 hour
D. 1 day
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36
The year that man first walked on the Moon?
  • A. 1999

B. 2000
C. 1969
D. 1929
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37
Who was the first man on the Moon?
  • A. Buzz Light-year

B. George Washington
C. Buzz Arnold
D. Neil Armstrong
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38
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