WONDER #2682: How Does Orbiting Work?

Question 1 of 3

The shape of Earth’s orbit around the Sun is ___________.

  1. triangular
  2. elliptical
  3. circular
  4. straight

Question 2 of 3

The two types of satellites are _______________________.

  1. natural or artificial
  2. plastic or metal
  3. round or square
  4. large or small

Question 3 of 3

Which two concepts in science work together to cause objects to orbit?

  1. Law of Conservation of Mass and Relativity
  2. Cause and Effect and Gravity
  3. The Laws of Polarity and Rhythm
  4. Gravity and Newton’s First Law of Motion

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