Zoom Astronomy
Solar System Find it! in Zoom Astronomy
- Print-out for Grade 3-5

Use the section on the Solar System to answer the following questions.

1. How many planets and dwarf planets are in our Solar System?_________________


2. Which planet or dwarf planet is nearest the Sun?_______________________


3. Which planet or dwarf planet is farthest from the Sun?_______________________


4. Which planet is the biggest?_______________________


5. Which planet has the biggest, most easily-seen rings orbiting it? _____________________


6. What is the name of the group of objects that orbit the Sun between Mars and Jupiter? _______________________


7. What is at the center of our Solar System?_______________________


8. Are the inner planets made of rock or gas? _______________________


9. What are the icy objects with huge tails that orbit the Sun? ______________________


10. Which planet is called the "red planet"? ______________________



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Level: Grade 3-5 Subject: astronomy, science, reading, writing, introduction to research on the Internet
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