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How Much Do You Know About Earth?

If you're living on it, you might as well know something about it.

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  1. What percent (%) of Earth is covered in water?

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    70%
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    71%
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    72%
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    73%
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    The earth is 71 percent covered in water.

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  2. How old is the Earth, approximately?

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    2.74 billion years
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    4.54 billions years
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    6.30 billion years
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    11.38 billion years
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    The Earth is 4.54 billions years old! (4,500,000,000)

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  3. How big is Earth in the solar system?

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    2nd Largest planet
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    3rd Largest planet
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    4th Largest planet
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    5th Largest planet
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    Earth is the 5th largest planet in our immediate solar system.

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  4. What planet is closest to Earth?

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    Venus
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    Mars
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    Jupiter
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    Mercury
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    Venus is currently the closest planet, although there is times where Earth is closer to Mars because of their orbits.

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  5. How close is Earth to the sun, compared to other planets?

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    Closest
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    2nd Closest
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    3rd Closest
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    4th Closest
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    Earth is the 3rd closest planet to the sun.

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  6. How long does it take the Earth to orbit the sun?

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    325 days
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    365 days
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    385 days
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    405 days
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    It takes the Earth 365 days, one year, to orbit the sun.

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  7. What is the population of Earth?

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    6.73 billion
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    7.125 billion
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    8.9 billion
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    9.521 billion
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    The approximate population is 7.125 billion people as of 2013. ( 7,125,000,000)

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  8. How many countries does Earth have?

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    135
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    174
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    196
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    208
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    The Earth has 196 countries.

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  9. What country on Earth has the largest population?

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    United States
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    China
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    India
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    Pakistan
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    China has the largest population per country, at 1.4 billion people.

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  10. What country on Earth is this?

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    Thailand
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    Egypt
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    Japan
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    Mexico
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    This is the country Mexico.

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  11. When is Earth Day?

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    February 15
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    April 22
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    June 25
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    July 9
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    Earth Day occurs every year on April 22.

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