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100

The third planet from the Sun

What is the Earth?

100

The earth is covered by 71% this

What is water?

100

This forms when cold air and hot air mix and start to spin

What is a tornado?

100

These kinds of animals have live babies, instead of laying eggs

What are mammals?

100

They call him "The Science Guy"

Who is Bill Nye?

200

The substance from which everything is made (even you!)

What is matter?

200

The three layers of the Earth are the core, the mantle, and the crust. The top layer, the crust, is where we live and is made up of these

What are tectonic plates?

200

This forms when ice crystals stick together in the atmosphere during cold, winter days

What is snow?

200

All dog breeds are descended from this animal

What is the wolf?

200

He loved math and physics. He gave us the equation E=mc2

Who is Albert Einstein?

300

A huge explosion that happens when a star runs out of fuel

What is a supernova?

300

This is the longest ocean on Earth 

Pacific Ocean

300

This is an air channel collapsing after a lightning strike. Sometimes its very loud!

What is thunder?

300

This is how many species of animals there are on Earth: 

A. 10.3 billion; B. 500; C. 8.7 million; D. 74,956

What is C. 8.7 million?

300

He harnessed electricity for the first time using a kite and metal key in a lightning storm


Benjamin Franklin
400

An object in space which creates natural light through the process of nuclear fusion (atoms smashing together at very high speeds).

What is a star?

400

The remains of a prehistoric organism preserved in petrified form in rock

What is a fossil?

400

This happens when positively-charged particles and negatively-charged particles come close together inside a cloud

What is lightning?

400

These insects outnumber humans a million to one

What are ants?

400

This man was the first to suggest the Earth rotates around the Sun

Who is Galileo Galilei?

500

A region of space in which matter is so dense and so close together that even light cannot escape its gravity

What is a black hole?

500

These are strongest where tectonic plates meet

What are earthquakes?

500

These form over the Atlantic Ocean in the warm, tropical waters, and then move north toward land

What is a hurricane?

500

These ancient animals are actually thought to be more related to birds than to reptiles

What are the dinosaurs?

500

He gave us calculus (really hard math) and described gravity for the first time after an apple fell on his head

Who is Isaac Newton?

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