The Magic School Bus Lost in the Solar System
Name: ________________________ Date: _____________
- What is the solar system?
- What makes night and day?
- Why are spaceships launched with rockets?
- What is gravity?
- Why do people feel weightless in space?
- What makes the moon shine?
- Explain the moon's orbit.
- What is the sun and how big is it?
- How hot is the sun?
- Why are Venus's clouds yellow?
- Why is it so hot on Venus?
- Why does it never rain on Venus?
- Why aren't Mar's moons round?
- Is there life on Mars?
- Why is Mars red?
- What are the inner planets?
- What are asteroids and what is the asteroid belt?
- What is Jupiter's great red spot?
- What are Saturn's rings?
- Why is Saturn considered the floating planet?
- What planet is tipped over?
- How long is a year? Do different planets have different
length of years? Explain.
- Is Pluto a real planet?
- What is beyond Pluto?
- List the planets in order from the sun.