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1

Name five non-luminous items

All of the below are acceptable
Desk
Bin
Pencil case
Pen
Felt tip
Teacher
Chair
Your mum

2

Where does the earth get its heat and light from?

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Aka the sun

3

What is the earth's natural satellite?

The moon

4

How often does the moon orbit the earth?

Every 28 days

5

How long does it take the earth to go around the sun?

One year

6

What is a solar eclipse?

A solar eclipse is when the moon comes in front of the sun.

7

What is a lunar eclipse?

A lunar eclipse is when the moon, sun and earth are aligned and the earth blocks out light from the sun reaching the moon.

8

What is the penumbra?

The penumbra is the area of a partial eclipse

9

What is the umbra?

The umbra is the area of a total eclipse

10

What are the two halves of the earth called?

The two halves of the earth are called the northern and Southern Hemispheres

11

In which of the earth's hemispheres are Britain?

Britain is in the Northern Hemisphere

12

If the Northern Hemisphere is pointing towards the sun, what season is it in the Southern Hemisphere?

Winter

13

Name five luminous items

All of the below are acceptable:
Firefly
Lamp
Torch
Fire
Stars
Sun
IPad Screen
A TV Screen
A Laptop Screen
A DSI Screen
Spark
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