Review Checklist - Sample Questions
General and Exploration
- Where does Uranus get its name from?
- Is Uranus visible to the naked eye?
- How far is Uranus from the Sun?
- How large is Uranus compared to the Earth?
- What does Uranus' surface look like?
- Why does Uranus appear bluer than Jupiter
- What is unusual about Uranus' rotation?
- In what ways is Uranus not like the other
- Is any spacecraft from Earth on or near Uranus?
Moons and Rings
- Does Uranus have moons?
- In what sense is Uranus' moon Miranda strange?
- Does Uranus have rings?
- What is stellar occultation? What does it have to do with Uranus' rings?
page by luca bombelli <bombelli at olemiss.edu>,
modified 29 sep 2012