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1. What characterizes a Trans-Neptunian Object (TNO)?

2. Which of the following is the most famous Trans-Neptunian Object?

3. The Kuiper Belt, a region of the solar system beyond Neptune, is mainly composed of what kinds of objects?

4. What is the term used to refer to objects that are found in the disc-like region of the solar system beyond Neptune's orbit?

5. The largest known Trans-Neptunian Object, which is also classified as a dwarf planet, is?

6. The Sedna and 2012 VP113 are examples of what kind of Trans-Neptunian Objects?

7. Why is the study of TNOs considered important?

8. Which of the following is not a characteristic of classical Kuiper Belt Objects?

9. What is the region called that is theorized to exist far beyond the Kuiper Belt and is the source for most long-period comets?

10. Which Trans-Neptunian Object was reclassified as a dwarf planet in 2006?