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1 Astronomy Test Review 3 rd Grade

2 Match the vocabulary word to its definition. Outer Planets The path a planet takes around the sun. Inner Planets Orbit Sun The center of our solar system. Small, rocky planets closest to the sun. Larger, gaseous planets outside the asteroid belt.

3 Match the vocabulary word to its definition. Outer Planets The path a planet takes around the sun. Inner Planets Orbit Sun The center of our solar system. Small, rocky planets closest to the sun. Larger, gaseous planets outside the asteroid belt.

4 Match the vocabulary word to its definition. Outer Planets The path a planet takes around the sun. Inner Planets Orbit Sun The center of our solar system. Small, rocky planets closest to the sun. Larger, gaseous planets outside the asteroid belt.

5 Match the vocabulary word to its definition. Outer Planets The path a planet takes around the sun. Inner Planets Orbit Sun The center of our solar system. Small, rocky planets closest to the sun. Larger, gaseous planets outside the asteroid belt.

6 Match the vocabulary word to its definition. Outer Planets The path a planet takes around the sun. Inner Planets Orbit Sun The center of our solar system. Small, rocky planets closest to the sun. Larger, gaseous planets outside the asteroid belt.

7 Use a number to correctly complete the sentences below. Neptune is the planet and is the furthest planet from the Sun. Mercury is the planet and is the closest planet to the Sun.

8 Use a number to correctly complete the sentences below. Neptune is the planet and is the furthest planet from the Sun. Mercury is the planet and is the closest planet to the Sun.

9 Use a number to correctly complete the sentences below. Neptune is the planet and is the furthest planet from the Sun. Mercury is the planet and is the closest planet to the Sun.

10 Use a number to correctly complete the sentences below. There are large gaseous planets in our solar system. There are rocky inner planets in our solar system. There are planets in our solar system.

11 Use a number to correctly complete the sentences below. There are large gaseous planets in our solar system. There are rocky inner planets in our solar system. There are planets in our solar system.

12 Use a number to correctly complete the sentences below. There are large gaseous planets in our solar system. There are rocky inner planets in our solar system. There are planets in our solar system.

13 Use a number to correctly complete the sentences below. There are large gaseous planets in our solar system. There are rocky inner planets in our solar system. There are planets in our solar system.

14 Use a number to correctly complete the sentence below. Earth has moon(s).

15 Use a number to correctly complete the sentence below. Earth has moon(s).

16 Label the 8 planets in order from the sun.

17 Mercury

18 Mercury Venus

19 Earth Venus Mercury

20 Mars Earth Venus Mercury

21 Jupiter Mars Earth Venus Mercury

22 Saturn Jupiter Mars Earth Venus Mercury

23 Uranus Saturn Jupiter Mars Earth Venus Mercury

24 Neptune Uranus Saturn Jupiter Mars Earth Venus Mercury

25 Which part of our solar system plays a major role in the water cycle by causing ocean waters to evaporate?

26 Which part of our solar system plays a major role in the water cycle by causing ocean waters to evaporate?

27 Which two types of energy come directly from the sun to Earth? light mechanical heat sound electrical

28 Which two types of energy come directly from the sun to Earth? light mechanical heat sound electrical

29 Which of the following statements is true? The sun moves around the moon. The moon moves around the Earth. The Earth moves around the moon. The sun moves around the Earth.

30 Which of the following statements is true? The sun moves around the moon. The moon moves around the Earth. The Earth moves around the moon. The sun moves around the Earth.

31 What is the sun made up of?

32 What is the sun made up of?

33 What do these lines represent?

34 What do these lines represent?

35 Name the inner planets in order of their distance from the sun (nearest to farthest).

36 Name the inner planets in order of their distance from the sun (nearest to farthest). Mercury, Venus, Earth, Mars

37 Name the outer planets in order of their distance from the sun (nearest to farthest).

38 Name the outer planets in order of their distance from the sun (nearest to farthest). Jupiter, Saturn, Uranus, Neptune

39 What separates the inner and outer planets?

40 What separates the inner and outer planets? The asteroid belt

41 The sun is a that is located at the of our solar system.

42 The sun is a that is located at the of our solar system.

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