SURVEYOFASTRONOMY806–243Name: _________________________Quiz Score:/10 = _______%Section: _________________________ASTRONOMY 806-243QUIZ 12
________ 1.This planet is the smallest of the terrestrial planets. It has a very old cratered surface, a weak magnetic field, and tidally locked rotation.
________ 2.This planet is the home of Olympus Mons and Valley Marineris. It has no magnetic field and a very thin CO2atmosphere.
________ 3.This planet has a dense CO2atmosphere, retrograde rotation, and a runaway greenhouse effect.
________ 4.Because Mercury is the closest planet to the Sun, it is also the hottest planet.a)Trueb)False ________ 5.Which of the following statements about the moon is nottrue?