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MOON PHASES, ECLIPSES, TIDES, AND SEASONS REVIEW

Quiz by Angela Norris

Grade 6
Science
Georgia Standards of Excellence

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23 questions
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  • Q1
    What causes the Earth to have seasons?
    The Earth's constant spinning and radiation
    The gravitational pull between the Sun and Earth
    Earth's rotation and the moon's revolution around the sun
    Earth's tilt on its axis and its revolution around the sun
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  • Q2
    Which moon phase is pictured below?
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    half moon
    3rd quarter
    1st quarter
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  • Q3
    Which moon phase is pictured below?
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    waning gibbous
    waxing crescent
    half moon
    1st quarter
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  • Q4
    Which moon phase is pictured below?
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    New Moon
    waning gibbous
    Full Moon
    half moon
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  • Q5
    Which moon phase is pictured below?
    Question Image
    New Moon
    waning gibbous
    Full Moon
    half moon
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  • Q6
    Which moon phase is pictured below?
    Question Image
    3rd quarter moon
    1st Quarter Moon
    Half Moon
    waxing crescent
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  • Q7
    Which moon phase is pictured below?
    Question Image
    waxing gibbous
    waning crescent
    waxing crescent
    waning gibbous
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  • Q8
    Which moon phase is pictured below?
    Question Image
    waxing crescent
    waxing gibbous
    new moon
    waning crescent
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  • Q9
    Which moon phase is pictured below?
    Question Image
    new moon
    waning gibbous
    waxing gibbous
    Waxing gibbous
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  • Q10
    During which of the following does the northern hemisphere tilt towards the sun?
    Winter Solstice
    Summer Solstice
    Fall Equinox
    Spring Equinox
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  • Q11
    Why does the moon have a greater gravitational pull than the Sun?
    because the moon is larger than Mars
    because the Sun is larger
    because the Moon is closer
    because the Earth is smaller than the Sun
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  • Q12
    When do neap tides occur?
    during waxing and waning gibbous moons
    during waxing and waning crescent moons
    during new and full moons
    during first and third quarter moons
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  • Q13
    When do spring tides occur?
    during new and full moons
    during waxing and waning gibbous moons
    during first and third quarter moons
    during waxing and waning crescent moons
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  • Q14
    Approximately how long does it take to change from high tide to low tide?
    4 hours
    24 hours
    6 hours
    2 hours
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  • Q15
    Which of the following has more of an effect on the tides?
    Stars
    Moon
    Sun
    Earth
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  • Q16
    Spring tides occur how many times a month?
    6 times
    4 times
    1 time
    2 times
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  • Q17
    The number of daylight hours is greater for the hemisphere experiencing ______.
    Fall
    Winter
    Spring
    Summer
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  • Q18
    What causes day and night?
    gravitational pull between the sun and Earth
    Earth's rotation on its axis
    Earth's revolution around the sun
    Earth's tilt on its axis
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  • Q19
    Which type of eclipse is shown below?
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    Lunar
    Solar
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  • Q20
    A lunar eclipse may occur at which phase of the moon?
    3rd Quarter
    New Moon
    1st Quarter
    Full Moon
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