GAME NAME:

SPACE/FRACTIONS

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CATEGORY 1

CATEGORY 2

CATEGORY 3

CATEGORY 4

CATEGORY 5

CATEGORY 6

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CATEGORY

ABBREVIATED
CATEGORY

Explanation

STARS

STARS

IDENTIFY THESE STAR

RELATED TOPICS

GALAXIES

GALAXY

IDENTIFY THESE THINGS

RELATED TO GALAXIES

PLANETS

PLANETS

IDENTIFY THESE THINGS

RELATED TO THE PLANETS

METEORS, ETC.

METEORS,

ETC.

IDENTIFY THESE THINGS THAT

DEALS WITH METEORS

SPACE FIRSTS

SPACE

FIRSTS

IDENTIFY THESE PEOPLE WHO

WERE THE FIRST TO DO THE

THINGS LISTED

SPACE TERMS

SPACE

TERMS

IDENTIFY THESE SPACE

RELATED VOCABULARY

WORDS

CLUE 1

ROW VALUE
200 POINTS


Response 1

A HOT, GLOWING SPHERE OF

GAS THAT PRODUCES ENERGY

BY FUSION

WHAT IS A STAR?

A LARGE GROUP OF STARS,

GAS AND DUST HELD

TOGETHER BY GRAVITY

WHAT IS A GALAXY?

THIS PLANET IS ONE AND A

HALF TIMES LARGER THAN ALL

OTHER PLANETS COMBINED

WHAT IS JUPITER?

A METEOR ONCE IT HITS THE

EARTH'S SURFACE

WHAT IS A METEORITE?

THE FIRST PERSON IN SPACE

WAS FROM THIS COUNTRY

WHAT IS RUSSIA?

THE SPINNING OF THE EARTH

ON ITS AXIS

WHAT IS ROTATION?

CLUE 2

ROW VALUE
400 POINTS


Response 2

THE LARGE CLOUD OF DUST

AND GAS FROM WHICH A STAR

IS FORMED

WHAT IS A NEBULA?

THE NAME OF THE GALAXY

THAT WE LIVE IN

WHAT IS THE MILKY

WAY?

THE COLLECTIVE NAME FOR

MERCURY, VENUS, EARTH AND

MARS

WHAT ARE THE

TERRESTRIAL PLANETS?

A METEOROID ONCE IT ENTERS

THE EARTH'S ATMOSPHERE

WHAT IS A METEOR?

THE FIRST PERSON TO WALK

ON THE MOON WAS ALSO THE

FIRST CIVILIAN IN SPACE

WHO IS NEIL

ARMSTRONG?

THE MOVEMENT OF ONE AN

OBJECT AROUND ANOTHER

WHAT IS REVOLUTION?

CLUE 3

ROW VALUE
600 POINTS


Response 3

THE TWO FACTORS THAT

DETERMINE HOW BRIGHT A

STAR APPEARS

WHAT ARE DISTANCE

AND ACTUAL

THE MOST COMMON GALAXY;

IT IS A FOOTBALL SHAPE

WHAT IS AN

ELLIPTICAL GALAXY?

UNTIL 2006 THIS PLANET WAS

THOUGHT TO BE THE

FARTHERMOST PLANET FROM

THE SUN

WHAT IS PLUTO?

A LARGE CHUNK OF ROCK

TRAVELING THROUGH SPACE

WHAT IS AN ASTEROID?

CHARLES CONRAD AND ALAN

BEAN OF THE APOLLO 12

SHUTTLE WERE THE FIRST

TWO PEOPLE TO SPEND THE

DAY AT THIS LOCATION IN

SPACE

WHAT IS THE MOON?

LARGE ROUND PITS ON THE

MOONS SURFACE

WHAT ARE CRATERS?

CLUE 4

ROW VALUE
800 POINTS


Response 4

THE TEMPERATURE AT WHICH

FUSION TAKES PLACE INSIDE A

NEBULA TO FORM A STAR

WHAT IS 10,000,000

DEGREES CELSIUS?

A GALAXY THAT CURVES

OUTWARD FROM A CENTRAL

HUB WHICH RESEMBLES A

PINWHEEL

WHAT IS A SPIRAL

GALAXY?

THE FOUR GASEOUS GIANT

PLANETS

WHAT ARE JUPITER,

SATURN, URANUS, AND

A LARGE CHUNK OF ICE, DUST,

FROZEN GASES AND ROCK

FRAGMENTS TRAVELING

THROUGH SPACE PULLED BY

THE ORBIT OF THE SUN'S

GRAVITY

WHAT IS A COMET?

JOHN GLEN WAS THE FIRST

AMERICAN TO ORBIT THIS

PLANET

WHAT IS THE EARTH?

A DEVICE BUILT TO OBSERVE

DISTANT OBJECTS BY MAKING

THEM APPEAR CLOSER

WHAT IS A TELESCOPE?

CLUE 5

ROW VALUE
1000 POINTS


Response 5

THE CHEMICAL REACTION

THAT TAKES PLACE INSIDE A

STAR TO CAUSE THE RELEASE

OF ENERGY

WHAT IS HYDROGEN

FUSION?

TERM USED TO DESCRIBE

GALAXIES THAT DON'T HAVE

CONSISTENT SHAPES OR SIZES

WHAT IS AN IRREGULAR

GALAXY?

THE MOST SPECTACULAR

STORM ON JUPITER

WHAT IS THE GREAT

RED SPOT?

THE ASTEROID BELT IS

BETWEEN THESE TWO

PLANETS

WHAT ARE MARS AND

JUPITER?

THE FIRST PERSON TO BREAK

THE SOUND BARRIER

WHO WAS CHUCK

YEAGER?

THE REACTION FORCE THAT

PROPELS A ROCKET FORWARD

WHAT IS THRUST?

 CATEGORY:   

THE SUN  

FINAL JEOPARDY!®  

 CLUE:   

THE CENTRAL REGION OF THESUN WHERE AN ENORMOUSAMOUNT OF ENERGY ISPRODUCED   

 Response:   

WHAT IS THE CORE?

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 GAME NAME:

SPACE/FRACTIONS

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CATEGORY

Explanation

SIMPLIFY

SIMPLIFY

GIVE THE FRACTION IN

SIMPLEST FORM

IMPROPER FRACTIONS

IMPROP

FRACT.

CHANGE THESE FRACTIONS TO

EITHER A MIXED NUMBER OR

AN IMPROPER FRACTION

"OF" WHAT

"OF" WHAT

SOLVE PROBLEMS SUCH AS 1/2

OF 100

ADDING

ADDING

IDENTIFY THE SOLUTION TO

THESE FRACTION ADDITION

PROBLEMS

SUBTRACTION

SUBTRAC

SOLVE THESE FRACTION

SUBTRACTION PROBLEMS

LOWEST COMMON

DENOMINATOR

LCD

IDENTIFY THE LOWEST

COMMON DENOMINATOR FOR

THE GIVEN FRACTIONS

CLUE 1

ROW VALUE
400 POINTS


Response 1

2/4

WHAT IS 1/2?

CHANGE THIS IMPROPER

FRACTION TO A MIXED

NUMBER 16/3

WHAT IS 5 AND 1/3?

1/4 OF 12

WHAT IS 3?

1/2 + 1/4

WHAT IS 3/4?

4/8 - 2/8

WHAT IS 2/8 OR 1/4?

1/2 AND 3/4

WHAT IS 4?

CLUE 2

ROW VALUE
800 POINTS


Response 2

6/9

WHAT IS 2/3?

CHANGE 4 AND 2/3 TO AN

IMPROPER FRACTION

WHAT IS 14/3?

2/6 OF 36

WHAT IS 12?

3/4 + 3/8

WHAT IS 7/8?

5/12 - 1/12

WHAT IS 4/12 OR 1/3?

3/5 AND 1/3

WHAT IS 15?

CLUE 3

ROW VALUE
1200 POINTS


Response 3

10/12

WHAT IS 5/6?

24/5

WHAT IS 4 AND 4/5?

2/4 OF 16

WHAT IS 8?

3/7 + 2/21

WHAT IS 11/21?

9/16 - 5/16

WHAT IS 4/16 OR 1/4?

5/12 AND 3/8

WHAT IS 24?

CLUE 4

ROW VALUE
1600 POINTS


Response 4

12/28

WHAT IS 3/7?

CHANGE 9 AND 4/7 TO AN

IMPROPER FRACTION

WHAT IS 67/7?

3/5 OF 35

WHAT IS 21?

2/5 + 2/3

WHAT IS 16/15 OR 1

AND 1/15?

4/5 - 2/4

WHAT IS 6/20 OR

3/10?

1/3, 2/5 AND 1/6

WHAT IS 30?

CLUE 5

ROW VALUE
2000 POINTS


Response 5

16/24

WHAT IS 2/3?

54/4

WHAT IS 13 AND 1/2?

4/9 OF 63

WHAT IS 28?

3/6 + 3/8

WHAT IS 21/24 OR

7/8?

5/6 - 2/4

WHAT IS 4/12 OR 1/3?

1/4, 1/6, AND 2/9

WHAT IS 36?

 CATEGORY:   

THE SUN  

FINAL JEOPARDY!®  

 CLUE:   

THE CENTRAL REGION OF THESUN WHERE AN ENORMOUSAMOUNT OF ENERGY ISPRODUCED   

 Response:   

WHAT IS THE CORE?

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