Movement of the Earth

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14 questions
• Q1

It refers to the movement of the Earth on its axis.

revolution

reflection

rotation

refraction

120s
• Q2

What do you call the movement of the Earth around the sun?

reflection

rotation

revolution

refraction

120s
• Q3

What causes day and night?

reflection

rotation

revolution

refraction

30s
• Q4

How many days are there in one complete rotation of the Earth?

2 days

1 day

4 days

3 days

30s
• Q5

How many hours does the Earth completes one rotation?

48 hours

24 hours

12 hours

72 hours

30s
• Q6

How does the Earth rotate on its axis?

clockwise

straight path

single path

counterclockwise

120s
• Q7

How does the Earth revolve around the sun?

clockwise

counterclockwise

straight path

single path

30s
• Q8

How many days are there in one complete revolution of the Earth?

367 days

366 days

365 1/4 days

366 1/4 days

30s
• Q9

Which of the following is an effect of Earth's revolution?

bright light

summer

night

day

30s
• Q10

A season where temperature may increase to the hottest of the year.

summer

autumn

spring

winter

120s
• Q11

Which statement about Earth’s rotation and its revolution is correct?

It takes Earth longer to rotate on its axis than revolve around the sun.

It takes Earth longer to rotate around the sun than revolve on its axis.

It takes Earth longer to revolve around the sun than rotate on its axis.

It takes Earth longer to revolve around the sun than revolve on its axis.

30s
• Q12

How long does it take for Earth to rotate once on its axis?

1 week

1 day

1 year

120s
• Q13

Why does the Philippines have two seasons only?

It is located far from the tropical zone or far from the equator.

It is surrounded by big bodies of water.

It is located within the tropical zone or near the equator.

It has many islands.

30s
• Q14

Some areas may experience snow or ice, while others see only cold rain.

autumn

winter

spring

summer

30s

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