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Illinois Institute of Paranormalcy, Normal Illinois
Prof. Abraham Lincoln
Advanced Teleportation

Chapter 12, Test

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The nearest planet to the Sun is Mercury. Mercury is an airless, rocky planet with no satellites, orbits the Sun at an average distance of 36 million miles, takes 88 days to complete one orbit and has a diameter of 3000 miles.

Venus is the second planet. It has a thick, opaque, carbon dioxide atmosphere at an average temperature of 800 degrees centigrade. It has no satellites, orbits the Sun at an average distance of 87 million miles which takes 224 days, and has a diameter of 7700 miles.

Earth is our planet. It has one satellite, the moon, orbits the Sun in 365.25 days at 93 million miles, and has a diameter of 7927 miles.

Mars is the fourth planet. It has a very thin atmosphere, two small satellites, orbits the Sun in 687 days at 143 million miles and has a diameter of 42
1. Which planet has a thick carbon dioxide atmosphere?

  1. Mars
  2. Venus
  3. Earth
  4. Mercury
  5. None of these

2. Which planet do we live on?

  1. 1st
  2. 2nd
  3. 3rd
  4. 4th
  5. 5th


Describe a typical inner planet (as opposed to an outer planet), as far as size, atmosphere, number of moons, etc.

4. What is the diameter of Venus?

Match the following....
Asteroid  A) Is rarely the farthest from the Sun 
Venus     B) Diameter of 88,700 miles            
Jupiter   C) Minor body circling the sun         
Mercury   D) Highly elliptical orbit             
Pluto     E) Airless rocky planet                
Mars      F) Carbon dioxide atmosphere           
Saturn    G) 1,783 million miles from the Sun    
Neptune   H) Prominent rings                     
Earth     I) Two small satellites                
Uranus    J) Only one satellite                  

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