Group 1- Ashley, Nya, Caleb, Layla
Hello, 1st group of soon-to-be astronauts, you have been assigned Mercury and Venus. Your group needs to answer the questions under each of the three sections. Do not use any other websites/hyperlinks other than the ones provided in Resources. Once you are finished, your group needs to find two interesting facts about these planets. Type the interesting facts in a Word Document so you can share them with the other soon-to-be astronauts. Again, ONLY use the hyperlinks provided in the Resources tab.
What are the colors of Mercury and Venus?
What are these planets composed of? (rock or gas)
Is this planet habitable or inhabitable? (can you live here) Why or Why not?
Do these planets have any moons? If so, how many?
What are these planets distance from the sun in miles?
What is the temperature of this planet when it’s side faces the sun? Is a human able to live in this type of temperature?
What is the size of this planet compared to the others in the solar system?
Describe this planet in two words and explain.
What is this planet called when it is compared to Earth? Explain why.
2 interesting facts about Mercury and Venus.
Type this in a Word Document to later share with others.
You and your group quietly discuss why these two facts were the most interesting.