Jeopardy THE MOON Questions

Collection of crowd sourced questions and answers for the Jeopardy game.

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For Uranus:This moon named for a Shakespearean sprite in The Tempest

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This planet:Nereid

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Saturn:This one named for a mythical mischief-maker who should've left things a-jar

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Jupiter:This continental one aka Jupiter II

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Pluto:This biggest one

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1687:This English scientist explains the basis for the Moon's tidal effect on the Earth

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1609:This Italian makes the first practical use of a telescope to study the Moon

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1588:This Danish astronomer makes observations leading to new theories about the Moon's motion

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150 A.D.:This Egyptian astronomer discovers irregularity in the Moon's orbital motion

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335 B.C.:This Greek philosopher uses lunar eclipses to prove the Earth is ball shaped

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The number of times the moon rotates on its axis during each trip around the Earth

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At 183 miles wide & 13000 feet deep Bailly is the largest distinct one of these

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This rugged lunar mountain range that shares its name with an Italian range rises to over 15000 feet

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In the first words spoken from the moon's surface these 4 words follow Houston. Tranquility Base here...

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On Dec. 24 1968 the crew from this U.S. lunar mission became the first men to look upon the moon's far side

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As the moon changes from new to full it's said to be doing this; then it wanes

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41% of the moon's surface it was unseen by humans until the USSR's Luna 3 photographed it in 1959

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The second named lunar mission it crashed its module to test lunar seismography

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Term for a September full moon that rises soon after sunset giving farmers more hours to work

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Serenity Fertility & Tranquility are 3 of these large smooth areas

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