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The Planet Earth

written by: damdave
 
Ten easy questions on the third planet from the Sun.

Question 1:


How many continents are generally considered to be there on Earth?
5
7
6
4

Question 2:


The Earth's atmosphere comprises of which two main elements?
Hydrogen and Oxone
Nitrogen and Hydrogen
Oxygen and Hydrogen
Oxygen and Nitrogen

Question 3:


What is the Earth's only natural satellite?  (place mouse pointer over ? icon to view hints or answer requirements)


Question 4:


What was the name of the Earth's first artificial satellite?
Telstar 1
Explorer 1
Telos 1
Sputnik 1

Question 5:


How long does it take for the planet Earth to orbit the Sun once?
24 Hours
2 Years
365 Days
8 Months

Question 6:


How long is one day on planet Earth?
About 22 hours
About 36 hours
About 24 hours
About 26 hours

Question 7:


Which planet in the Solar System is sometimes referred to as Earth's sister planet?
Pluto
Mercury
Venus
Mars

Question 8:


The Earth orbits the Sun at an average distance of how many million miles?
93
101
89
42

Question 9:


What percentage of the Earth's surface is covered by water?
Roughly 70%
Roughly 25%
Exactly 50%
Roughly 50%

Question 10:


Scientists estimate that the Earth and the Solar System were formed how long ago?
4.5 billion years
3.5 billion years
10 billion years
100 million years

 


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