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This Days and Years Class 8 MCQ test contains random 30 Objective Questions. You have select one correct answer among given options.

Days and Years Class 8 MCQ With Answers

1. The motion of a body that travels around another body.

  • revolution
  • rotation
  • day
  • season

2. 1 Earth rotation is equal to _____________.

  • 24 days
  • 24 hours
  • 365.25 days
  • 1 season

3. We experience seasons due to...

  • Earth's tilt and rotation
  • Earth's rotation and revolution
  • Earth's tilt and revolution
  • None of the above

4. Sunlight shines equally in the Northern and Southern Hemispheres.

  • Equinox
  • Solstice

5. Time it takes for Earth to complete 1 full revolution.

  • 365 days
  • 365.25 days
  • 24 hours
  • 24 minutes

6. Near the equator temperatures are...

  • almost the same year-round.
  • constantly changing/adjusting depending on the time of year.
  • either really, really hot or really, really cold.

7. 24 hours of sunlight in the Northern Hemisphere is referred to as ______________.

  • the Midnight Sun
  • the Winter Sun
  • the Midnight Moon
  • the Worst Thing Ever

8. When the North Pole is tilted AWAY from the sun, the sun's rays strike the Northern Hemisphere less directly and the region is __________.

  • colder
  • warmer
  • mild

9. Which of the following conditions is NOT affected by the tilt of Earth's axis?

  • temperature
  • daylight hours
  • midnight sun
  • gravity

10. Patterns of temperature and other weather trends.

  • temperature
  • seasons
  • days
  • years

11. When the North Pole is tilted TOWARDS the sun, the sun's rays strike the Northern Hemisphere more directly and the region is _______________.

  • colder
  • warmer
  • mild

12. When it is spring in the Southern Hemisphere, it is _________ in the Northern Hemisphere.

  • winter
  • spring
  • summer
  • fall

13. When it is summer in the Northern Hemisphere it is ___________ in the Southern Hemisphere.

  • winter
  • fall
  • spring
  • summer

14. This is a picture of Earth right after the December solstice, what season is happening in the Southern Hemisphere?

  • fall
  • spring
  • summer
  • winter

15. This is a picture of Earth right after the March equinox, what season is happening in the Southern Hemisphere?

  • summer
  • winter
  • fall
  • spring

16. This is a picture of Earth right after the June solstice, what season is happening in the Northern Hemisphere?

  • fall
  • spring
  • summer
  • winter

17. The Earth rotates counter-clockwise which makes the sun appear to cross the sky ________________.

  • east to west
  • west to east
  • north to south
  • south to north

18. What season in occurring in the Northern Hemisphere based on the position of Earth in this picture?

  • fall
  • winter
  • spring
  • summer

19. Area of sunlight is at the maximum in one hemisphere and the minimum in the other.

  • equinox
  • solstice

20. An imaginary line that runs from the North Pole to the South Pole.

  • axis
  • meridian
  • time zone
  • rotation

21. The time it takes for Earth to complete a full rotation.

  • day
  • month
  • year
  • season

22. The spinning of a planet on it's axis.

  • rotation
  • revolution

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