P7 Quiz: Naked eye astronomy

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  • Created on: 23-06-13 21:43

1. What is the angle of right ascension?

  • The measurement of the angle east from the vernal equinox point
  • Whether the object is above or below the line of the equator
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2. What is a lunar eclipse?

  • When the Earth passes directly between the Sun and the Moon, casting a shadow of the Earth on the surface of the Moon.
  • When the Moon passes directly between the Sun and the Earth - on the same line - casting a shadow of the Moon on the surface of the Earth.

3. What is a full moon?

  • When the side of the Sun that faces the Earth is fully illuminated by the Moon
  • When the side of the Moon that faces the Earth is fully illuminated by the Sun
  • When the side of the Moon that faces the Earth is not fully illuminated by the Sun

4. What is the angle of declination measured in?

  • Power level
  • Degrees
  • Parsecs
  • Time

5. What is the angle of right ascension measured in?

  • MegaFonzies
  • Degrees or time
  • Degrees
  • Time

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Miss KHP

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Good quiz for OCR Physics. Check your answers as soon as you have completed it!

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