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MCQ Class 3 SST Earth in the Universe

Last updated on December 9th, 2023 at 10:33 pm

MCQ Class 3 SST Earth in the Universe


10 Question Quiz on Earth in Universe | 10 Question Quiz | This Quiz consists of 10+ questions on earth in universe chapter for grade 3 kids

What are the heavenly bodies found in the universe?

  • Stars, planets, and moons
  • Rocks, dust, and gases
  • Constellations and asteroids
  • Meteors and comets

Answer:  Stars, planets, and moons


What are stars made of?

  • Dust and gases
  • Rocks and water
  • Burning hot gases
  • Solid matter and plasma

Answer: Burning hot gases


Why do stars appear small from Earth?

  • They are far away from us
  • They are tiny in size
  • They emit less light
  • They are covered in dust and clouds

Answer:  They are far away from us



Which constellation is known as the Great Bear?

  • Ursa Major
  • Orion
  • Leo
  • Sagittarius

Answer:  Ursa Major


Which star is closest to the Earth?

  • Ursa Major
  • Leo
  • Orion
  • The Sun

Answer: The Sun


How many planets are there in our solar system?

  • 7
  • 9
  • 8
  • 10

Answer: 8


What provides heat and light to the planets?

  • Stars
  • Moons
  • Comets
  • Asteroids

Answer:  Stars


Which is the brightest object in the night sky?

  • Jupiter
  • Venus
  • Mars
  • The Moon

Answer: The Moon


What does the Moon reflect to appear bright?

  • Earth’s light
  • Sun’s light
  • Starlight
  • Its own light

Answer: Sun’s light


Which planet was reclassified as a dwarf planet in 2006?

  • Venus
  • Mars
  • Neptune
  • Pluto

Answer: Pluto


What did India’s spacecraft Chandrayaan-1 discover on the moon?

  • Presence of water
  • Presence of aliens
  • Evidence of ancient civilizations
  • Abundance of helium

Answer:  Presence of water


What is the primary source of light and heat for Earth?

  • Moon
  • Stars
  • Sun
  • Planets

Answer: Sun


Which planet is known as the “Red Planet”?

  • Mars
  • Jupiter
  • Saturn
  • Uranus

Answer:  Mars


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