Section #: 29.4 Formation of Our Solar System

Practice Test
  1.Comets are bodies that are __________ that orbit __________. SC.E.1.4.2  
  a.   ice and rock, the Sun  
  b.   helium gas, the Sun  
  c.   icy, each planet  
  d.   larger than Earth, Earth  
  2.The objects that eventually formed planets by colliding and merging are called __________. SC.E.1.4.2  
  a.   stars  
  b.   solar nebula  
  c.   asteroids  
  d.   planetesimals  
  3.Where are most asteroids located? SC.E.1.4.2  
  a.   outside of Pluto's orbit  
  b.   between Earth and Venus  
  c.   orbiting all planets  
  d.   between Mars and Jupiter  

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