2. Imagine you went outside yesterday at 8 pm and viewed the Moon in the
position and the shape (phase) shown below. If you were
to go outside two days later at approximately 8 pm, what would you observe?
a. The Moon's shape would appear:
|Larger (closer to the shape of a full
|Smaller (closer to the shape of a new moon)
b. The Moon's position would be located in:
|The same place
|More toward the west
|More toward the east
3. Which of these represents the correct order of the Moon's phases
in the northern hemisphere?
Picture Set 1
Picture Set 2
|Picture Set 1
|Picture Set 2
4. Does the Moon rotate (spin) as it orbits the Earth?
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