Test Your Knowledge About the Unit 10 Chapter

What is your name?

1. A lunar eclipse is when:

the moon's shadow falls on the surface of the Earth

sun's shadow falls on the earth

moon is between the sun and Earth

Earth's shadow falls on the surface of the moon

2. What tide condition occurs when the sun, Earth and moon are all lined up together?

neap high tide

average high tide

spring low tide

spring high tide

3. Which season would there be 24 hours of daylight at the North Pole?

march 21

june 21

september 21

december 21

4. Gravity controls the inverse relationship our solar system between a given planets distance from the sun and the planets velocity. Which statement supports this relationship?

the further away from the sun the faster the velocity

the further away from the sun has no effect on velocity

closer to the sun the slower the velocity

closer to the sun the faster the velocity

5. Edwin Hubble red shift theory supports the big bang theory because:

as stars go away from each other, the visible light spectrum shifts towards the red

as stars go away from each other, the visible light spectrum shifts towards the blue

as stars go away from each other, the visible light spectrum shifts towards the yellow

as stars go away from each other, the visible light spectrum shifts towards the green