Section #: 29.4 Formation of Our Solar System

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

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