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Neptune

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Neptune was named after the god of the sea and is the furthest planet in the Solar System. It is 17 times as big as Earth and very much like Uranus, the planet right next to it. Neptune has 12 moons.

  1. 1. How many moons does Neptune have?
    1. a. 77
    2. b. 322
    3. c. 12
  2. 2. How many times bigger is Neptune than Earth?
    1. a. 17
    2. b. 4
    3. c. 10
  3. 3. Neptune was named after the god of what?
    1. a. The land
    2. b. The sky
    3. c. The sea