Solar System Quiz

Secondary KLA:
Educational levels:
Year 7, Year 8


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This is a non-threatening ten question multiple choice quiz that gives students feedback on their understanding of our solar system that continues to reveal amazing facts and inspire some out-of-this-world fantasy. Excellent explanations given in the feedback. A useful resource to stimulate discussion or establish student prior knowledge.

NSW syllabus outcomes

(ST3-8ES) describes how discoveries by people from different cultures and times have contributed to advancing scientific understanding of the solar system

(SC4-12ES) describes the dynamic nature of models, theories and laws in developing scientific understanding of the Earth and solar system

Australian curriculum content descriptions

(ACSSU076) Forces can be exerted by one object on another through direct contact or from a distance

(ACSSU115) Predictable phenomena on Earth, including seasons and eclipses, are caused by the relative positions of the sun, Earth and the moon

More information

Resource type:
Interactive Resource
ScOT topics:
Solar System, Planets, Orbits, Space exploration
File type:
ABC - Science Quizzes
Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Date created:
Thursday, 12 November 2009

Resource ID: f4a7919a-b5c8-4c8d-867b-3827ed57b0e4