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5 Written questions

5 Matching questions

  1. centrifugal force
  2. equator
  3. gravity
  4. revolution
  5. penumbra
  1. a the partially shaded outer region of a shadow
  2. b motion in orbit or a circular course around an axis or center
  3. c the midd line of latitude, splits the northern and southern hemisphere
  4. d the effects of inertia that arise in connection with rotation and which are experienced as an outward force away from the center of rotation.
  5. e a force pulling together all matter

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. very weak tides
  2. the phase of the moon in which its whole disk is illuminated
  3. When the moon gets brighter
  4. the time or date at which the sun crosses the celestial equator, when day and night are of equal length in autumn
  5. a shadow, the fully shaded inner region of a shadow

5 True/False questions

  1. synodic monththe phase of the moon when it is in conjunction with the sun and visible from the earth


  2. perihelionwhere the earth is farthest from the sun


  3. arctic circleone of the five major circles of lattitude in the north


  4. solar eclipsewhen the sun is obscured by the moon


  5. crescentthe curved sickle shape of the waxing or waning moon