Tuesday, 27 March 2018

Class 6 - Geography - Ch1 - THE EARTH IN THE SOLAR SYSTEM - ASSIGNMENT (#eduvictors)(#cbsenotes)

THE EARTH IN THE SOLAR SYSTEM (ASSIGNMENT)

Class 6 - Geography - Ch1 - THE EARTH IN THE SOLAR SYSTEM - ASSIGNMENT (#eduvictors)(#cbsenotes)


Q1: How does a planet differ from a star?

Q2: What is meant by the ‘Solar System’?

Q3: Name all the planets according to their distance from the sun.

Q4: Why is the Earth called a unique planet?

Q5: Why do we see only one side of the moon always?

Q6: What is the Universe?

Q7: Which is the third nearest planet to the sun?




Q8: Fill in the blanks.

(a) A group of _________ forming various patterns is called a _constellation_.

(b) A huge system of stars is called________.

(c) ________is the closest celestial body to our earth.

(d) _________is the third nearest planet to the sun.

(e) Planets do not have their own ______ and _heat_.


Q9:Name the natural satellite of the earth?

Q10:. Name the nearest star to the Earth.

Q11: Name the nearest star to the Earth after the sun.

Q12: Why the earth is called a blue planet?

Q13: How much time does it take to the light of the sun reach the earth?

Q14: Name the first person who stepped on the surface of the moon.

Q15: Why Venus is considered as ‘Earth’s Twin’?

Q16: Why Earth is called the ‘Blue Planet’?

Q17: What is a Constellation? What is the name of the constellation in Latin and English?

Q18: Which is the biggest member of the Solar System? Discuss it.

Q19: How does the moon appear different each night?

Q20: What is an orbit?

Q21: Write the major features of the Moon.

Q22: What is a Galaxy?

Q23: How did people in the past used to determine directions?

Q24 Describe asteroids and meteoroids.


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