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22.20: The Solar System- Challenge 4

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    1. Jupiter's atmosphere contains ___.
    ammonia clouds in different colored bands
    2. Jupiter is ___ astronomical units (AU) away from the earth.
    5.2
    3. The giant, oval-shaped storm on Jupiter is called ___.
    the Great Red Spot
    4. In Roman mythology, Saturn is the ___ of Jupiter.
    father
    5. ___ sent back detailed pictures of Saturn, its rings, and some of its moons in 1980.
    Voyager 1
    6. Saturn's mass is about ___ times greater than Earth's.
    95
    7. ___ first discovered Uranus.
    William Herschel
    8. Light from the Sun takes about ___ hours and ___ minutes to reach Uranus.
    2; 40
    9. The five largest moons of Uranus are ___.
    Titania, Ariel, Miranda, Oberon, and Umbriel
    10. The Great Dark Spot on Neptune ___.
    disappears and reappears in different locations
    11. Neptune's appearance changes because ___.
    it has a turbulent atmosphere
    12. ___ is Neptune's only moon with enough mass to be spherical.
    Triton

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