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2. What is an asteroid?

  • Remains of planet that collided with Earth billions of years ago.
  • Rocks left over form the formation of the Solar System.
  • A small body with a core of frozen gas & dust.

3. Which type of radiation is most penetrating?

  • Beta
  • Gamma
  • Alpha

4. What will a medium weight star, like our Sun, eventually become?

  • White Dwarf
  • Red giant
  • Black Hole
  • Supernova

5. What is comet?

  • A small body with a core of frozen gas & dust.
  • A near earth object is an asteroid or comet that is on a possible collision course with Earth.
  • Rocks left over from the formation of the solar system.




Two complaints about this quiz: Question one, when asked for 2 greenhouse gases, the correct answer is giving 3 greenhouse gases. On question 3, the sun will become a red giant, however it will later be a white dwarf, so both answers are correct.

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