Ewalt Elementary School in Augusta, Kansas
May 1, 2012
Dream Rocket Game Show: Are your teachers smarter than this 5th grader?
Hosted by – Mrs. Lulu McLunar (Brenda McCoskey, 3rd grade teacher)
-Thank you to Jessica Boyer, 3rd grade teacher, for video taping this game show.
View more ‘Game Show’ questions and images on Flickr at http://www.flickr.com//photos/thedreamrocket/sets/72157629950807085/show/
Winner, Ashley, 5th Grader
Q: Which is the only planet that rolls round the sun on its side, instead of spinning like top?Neptune, Uranus, Jupiter, Pluto
Q: Which Planet is known as the Red Planet?
Q: What are the names of the robots in Star Wars that help Luke Skywalker? R2D2 and C3PO, R2D2 and K9, C3PO and Autobot
Q: Name the heaviest object ever launched into space? Ariel, a satellite / Salyut, a space station / Luna, a space craft / Skylab, a space station
Q: Where is the world’s largest radio telescope? Brazil, Chile, Puerto Rico, Mexico
Q: From which language did the word “galaxy” originate? Greek, Latin, Russian, English
Q: How many stars does the Milky Way Galaxy contain? 1,000 million / 10 million / 100,000 million / 1,000,000 million
Q: What are asteroids? A big galaxy, A great comet, Shooting stars, Small planets
Q: Who said “Beam me up Scotty”? Darth Vader, Captain James T Kirk, Captain Jean Luc Picard, Toda
Q: Where can you find the world’s most famous meteorite crater? Arizona, Florida, Kansas, Alaska
Q: Who wanted to “phone home”? Mr. Kohlman, ET, Darth Vader, George Jetson
Q: M&M’s were first selected by astronauts to be included in their food packages, in what year? 1974, 1965, 1981
Q: Does the sun orbit (go round) the earth? Yes / No
Q: Who went back to the future? Optimus Prime, Yoda, Marty McFly, Harry Potter
Q: Can humans breath normally in space, like they do on Earth? Yes / No
Q: Who said “to infinity and beyond”? Jessie the cowgirl, Buzz Light Year, Sheriff Woody, Slinky the dog
Q: Which if these was a planet when Mr. Clark was a boy but isn’t any more? Neptune, Uranus, Earth, Pluto
Q: The top 5 foods that astronauts enjoy are?
1. Potato chips, soft drinks, pizza, ice cream and M&M’s
2. Shrimp cocktail, lemonade, steak, M&M’s and brownies
3. Fish, sliced bread, pudding, tortillas and ice cream
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