10 Moon Questions
- To the nearest day, how long does it take the Moon to orbit Earth?
- In 1969, which number Apollo mission landed the first astronauts on the moon?
- Which astronomer made the first telescopic observation of the moon?
- True or false. The Moon's gravity is half that of Earth's gravity?
- What is the Latin name for the Moon?
- The First Men in the Moon is a scientific romance novel by which author?
- A total solar eclipse is visible from some place on the Earth’s surface, on average: (a) approximately every year, (b) every 18 months, or (c) every 3 years?
- How many people have walked on the Moon?
- What moon follows the Harvest Moon?
- Which country recently became the first country in history to land an object on the far side of the Moon?
- 27 days (it makes a complete orbit of the Earth every 27.3 day)
- 11 - Apollo 11
- Galileo Galilei
- False. It's one sixth of the Earth’s gravity.
- H. G. Wells
- Every 18 months
- The hunter's moon
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