Very Short Question on Solar System
VSQ Based on NCERT Chapter 17 on Stars and Solar System
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Q1: Name the biggest planet.
Q2: Name the smallest planet in our solar system.
Q3: Name the natural satellite of the Earth.
Q4: Which is the nearest planet from the sun?
Q5: Which is the farthest planet from the sun?
Q6: Which planet is nearest to the earth?
Q7: Which planet is called twin sister of the earth?
Q8: Which planet is the coldest?
Q9: Which planet is the brightest?
Q10: Which is the heaviest planet in our solar system?
Q11: Which planet is called the red planet?
Q12: Which planet is known as the blue planet?
Q13: Which is known as the morning star or evening star?
Q14: Which planet has the maximum number of satellites?
Answer: Jupiter (64 moons)
Q15: Name the smallest satellite in our solar system.
Answer: Deimos (6.2 km radius, satellite of mars)
Q16: Name the biggest satellite of solar system.
Answer: Ganymede (satellite of Jupiter, second largest is Saturn's Titan)
Q17: What is the age of the sun?
Answer: Nearly 5 billion years.
Q18: Which planet has density lighter than water?
Answer: Saturn (if there is a bath tub enough to Saturn, it will float )
Q19: How long does it take sunlight reach earth from sun?
Answer: 8.33 minutes (8 minutes and 20 seconds).
Q20: How long does it take light reach earth from moon?
Answer: 1.3 seconds
Q21: What is the age of the earth?
Answer: Nearly 4.6 billion years.