# Astronomy Base Line Survey

First Two Intials Last Two Initials P #
So for Rick Brown in Period 6, the codename would be...
RiBrP6.

 Name:

1. How old do scientists consider the Earth?

1. I think that Colors of light do NOT mix like colors of paint.
For Light Red + Green + Blue = White
For Paint Red + Green + Blue = Brown
 True False

1. Our moon is the only moon in the solar system.
 True False

1. According to scientists, the Universe is...
 Expanding (getting bigger) Contracting (getting smaller) Static (stays the same) None of the above.

1. What is at the edge of the Universe?

1. Which of the following planets would it be most likely for people to live on?
 Mercury Venus Mars Jupiter Saturn Uranus Neptune Pluto

1. Asteroids, planetesimals, and meteorites...
 Destroy things... Create things... Create and Destroy things... None of the above...

1. Which of the following are true?
(Check as many as you think are...)
 Stars and objects in space only give off and/or reflect visible light. There are many forms of energy other than visible light. Scientist can study things in space without seeing them. Scientists can learn about things in space using other ways than just looking at them through a telescope. White light can be divided into separate colors that combine to make white.

1. How old do scientist consider the universe?

1. Place the following in order from smallest (lowest number) to largest (largest number). [In general, there is one correct answer.]
 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 atom planet proton solar system electron universe moon human being molecule

1. I (or my family) currently own a telescope.
 True False

1. I like to look up at the sky at night.

 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 NEVER! I never look up! All the Time! I could stare for hours and hours.

1. The moon can be seen during the daytime with the sun out.
 True False

1. We always see the same side of the moon from the Earth's surface.
 True False

1. What is at the center of our solar system?