P7 Quiz: Naked eye astronomy

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  • Created by: Boma
  • Created on: 23-06-13 21:43

1. What is a new moon?

  • When the Sun is effectively behind the Moon, the side of the Moon that faces the Earth is in shadow.
  • When the Sun is effectively behind the Earth, the side of the Moon that faces the Earth is in shadow
  • When the Sun is effectively behind the Moon, the side of the Moon that faces the Earth is illuminated
  • When the Earth is effectively behind the Moon, the side of the Moon that faces the Earth is in shadow
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2. What is a full 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
  • When the side of the Sun that faces the Earth is fully illuminated by the Moon

3. What is the angle of declination measured in?

  • Degrees
  • Power level
  • Time
  • Parsecs

4. What is the angle of declination?

  • Whether the object is above or below the line of the equator
  • The measurement of the angle east from the vernal equinox point

5. Why is viewing solar eclipses with the naked eye is very dangerous?

  • Because it is too beautiful to behold
  • Because it can burn your retina and lead to permanent damage to your eye
  • Because it's shiny

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Miss KHP

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

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