Comet Quiz

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1.This is a natural heavenly body made up of dust and gases that moves in an orbit around the sun.

constellation comet galaxy

2. The solid body of the comet is called the

tail coma nucleus

3. A comet changes a great deal as it approaches the sun.

True False

4.Comets pick up more particles each time they pass the sun.

True False

5. There are only a few comets that approach earth each year.

True False