• Welcome to the ASTRONOMY Scavenger Hunt!
    Good luck on your quest!
    Thanks! Mr. DeMarco
     
    Use any websites and/or your ESRT to answer the following questions on a separate sheet of paper. All answers should be EMAILED to robert.demarco@marlboroschools.org
     
     
    Here are the questions:
    1. How many planets were in our solar system before pluto was reclassified?
    2. How many dwarf planets are recognized?
    3. Name all of the planets that have rings:
    4. How long (days, months, years) would it take you to travel to Saturn?
    5. How many moons does Mars have?
    6. How many moons does Jupiter have?
    7. How many moons does Uranus have?
    8. How many moons does Neptune have?
    9. How many moons does Pluto have?
    10. What are the names of the 4 largest moons of Jupiter that were named by Gallileo?
    11. When were the 4 largest moons of Jupiter discovered?
    12. Who discovered Neptune and when?
    13. Where does the Sun rise on March 20th or 21st each year?
    14. How many hours of daylight do all humans experience on the equinoxes?
    15. What are the approximate dates of the winter and summer solstices?
    16. Which planet has the longest period of Rotation (day/night)?
    17. Which planet has the shortest period of Rotation?
    18. Which planet has the longest period of Revolution (year)?
    19. Which planet has the shortest period of Revolution?
    20. How fast is the speed of light?
     
    *Remember, submit your answers to Mr. DeMarco via EMAIL.
Last Modified on March 23, 2020