Created on January 12, 2024
Quiz about basic earth facts
Did you pay attention?
The Earth is the _____ planet from the sun.
The Earth is #3 in the solar system.
What does the Earth have that no other planet has?
The Earth is the only planet known to have life.
give us water
What does the atmosphere do besides give us air to breathe?
control the temperature
protect us from aliens
protect us from meteors
The Earth's atmosphere makes meteors burn up before they get to the surface
What other planets have liquid water?
Only Earth has liquid water. Some planets have frozen water.
How much of the Earth is covered by water?
The majority of the Earth is covered by water.
the temperature gets warmer
What happens to the North and South pole during winter?
the ice melts
24 hours of night
The tilt of the Earth's axis makes the poles get NO sunlight at all during winter.
About how far is the Earth from the sun?
The Earth is approximately 150,000,000 km from the Sun, which is why it appears so small in the sky.
Mercury and Venus
Which two planets are between the Earth and the Sun?
Mars and Jupiter
Jupiter and Saturn
Neptune and Saturn
Mercury and Venus are the first two planets in the Solar System.
How long does it take for the Earth to revolve around the Sun once?
It takes approximately 365 days for the Earth to complete one revolution.
What is the season when the Earth gets the most sunlight?
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