Stars and the Solar System-The Stars (CBSE Class-8 Science): Questions 1 - 5 of 5

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Question number: 1

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

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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: 2

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

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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

Question number: 3

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

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Sirius is:

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Pole Star

b.

Constellation

c.

Star

d.

None of the above

Question number: 4

» Stars and the Solar System » The Stars » Constellations

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Question

The stars which appear in the form of closed groups and form recognizable shape and patterns are known as:

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Planets

b.

Orbits

c.

Constellations

d.

Question does not provide sufficient data or is vague

Question number: 5

» Stars and the Solar System » The Stars » What Are Stars?

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A luminous heavenly body which emits light of its own is called as:

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Moon

b.

Stars

c.

Sun

d.

Constellations

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