Stars and the Solar System (CBSE Class-8 Science): Questions 1 - 8 of 34

Get 1 year subscription: Access detailed explanations (illustrated with images and videos) to 469 questions. Access all new questions we will add tracking exam-pattern and syllabus changes. View Sample Explanation or View Features.

Rs. 300.00 or

Question number: 1

» Stars and the Solar System » Celestial Objects » Why Is Moon Visible?

MCQ▾

Question

Moon visible because:

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Moon is visible by reflecting sunlight

b.

Moon has its own light

c.

Moon is a star

d.

Question does not provide sufficient data or is vague

Question number: 2

» Stars and the Solar System » Celestial Objects » The Moon

MCQ▾

Question

The brightest and the biggest object in the sky is:

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Moon

b.

Stars

c.

Sun

d.

Question does not provide sufficient data or is vague

Question number: 3

» Stars and the Solar System » The Stars » Pole Star and Sirius

MCQ▾

Question

A star lying above the axis of rotation of the earth is called as:

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

North Star or Polaris

b.

Pole star

c.

Dhruva Tara

d.

All a. , b. and c. are correct

Question number: 4

» Stars and the Solar System » The Solar System » Venus

MCQ▾

Question

Which planet is considered as Earth’s sister planet

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Venus

b.

Mars

c.

Mercury

d.

Budh

Question number: 5

» Stars and the Solar System » The Solar System » Orbits

MCQ▾

Question

The path followed by a heavenly or man-made object is called as:

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Artificial Satellite

b.

Meteors

c.

Planets

d.

Orbit

Question number: 6

» Stars and the Solar System » Types of Constellations » Orion

MCQ▾

Question

Orion is also called as:

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Mriga

b.

Vyadha

c.

Hunter

d.

All a. , b. and c. are correct

Question number: 7

» Stars and the Solar System » The Solar System » The Planets

MCQ▾

Question

Inferior planets are:

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Mercury, Venus

b.

Uranus and Neptune

c.

Mars, Venus, Mercury

d.

Mars, Jupiter, Saturn

Question number: 8

» Stars and the Solar System » The Stars » Light Year

MCQ▾

Question

The distance travelled by light in vacuum in one year is called as:

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Parsec

b.

Astronomical unit

c.

Light Year

d.

Question does not provide sufficient data or is vague

Sign In