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1.

What is meant by the term 'Midnight Sun'?
(a)Twilight
(b)Rising Sun
(c)Very bright Moon
(d)Sun shining in the polar circle for long time
Answer is: DNA

2.

Which planet in our Solar System is nearly as big as the Earth?
(a)Mercury
(b)Mars
(c)Venus
(d)Pluto
Answer is: CNA

3.

Which of the following is called Blue Planet?
(a)Saturn
(b)Earth
(c)Jupiter
(d)Mars
Answer is: BNA

4.

The planet that takes 88 days to make one revolution of the Sun is
(a)Mercury
(b)Saturn
(c)Jupiter
(d)Mars
Answer is: ANA

5.

What is the outermost layer of the Sun is called?
(a)Chromosphere
(b)Photosphere
(c)Corona
(d)Lithosphere
Answer is: CNA

6.

Which of the following planet has largest number of natural satellites or moons?
(a)Jupiter
(b)Mars
(c)Saturn
(d)Venus
Answer is: ANA

7.

The largest planet in our Solar System is
(a)Mars
(b)Jupiter
(c)Venus
(d)Saturn
Answer is: BNA

8.

We always see the same-face of the Moon, because
(a)it is smaller than the Earth
(b)it revolves in its axis in a direction opposite to that of the Earth
(c)it takes equal time for revolution around the Earth and rotation on its own axis
(d). it rotates at the same speed as the Earth around the Sun
Answer is: CNA

9.

The International Date Line passes through
(a)Baffin Bay
(b)Bering Strait
(c)Denmark Strait
(d)Hudson Bay
Answer is: BNA

10.

Time taken by the Sun's light to reach Earth
(a)9 min
(b)8 min 18 sec
(c)10 min 8 sec
(d)9 min 20 sec
Answer is: BNA
Comments

good and interesting question

balasubramanian On 22.02.2017. 12:04

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