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name the planets in order
Mercury, Venus, Earth, Mars, Jupiter, Saturn, Uranus, Neptune
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Where is the asteroid belt?
Between Mars and Jupiter
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What are Comets made out of?
Ball of rock, dust and ice which orbit the sun in elongated ellipses
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What are Asteroids?
The rocks beetween Mars and Jupiter didn't form a planet but stayed as smallish lumps of rubble and rock
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Are asteriods and comets smaller than planets?
Yes
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What else is in the Solar System?
Dwarf planets, comets, dust
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How far away is the Sun?
about 150 million kilometers away from Earth
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How much back in time do we see the Sun?
8 minutes
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How far is the nearest star to us apart from the sun?
4.2 light years away
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Where is the asteroid belt?

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Between Mars and Jupiter

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