Category : Atmosphere

How Much You Know About Fingerprint Of Earth's Atmosphere? Take This Trivia Quiz

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Astronomers at "McGill University" in 'Canada' have created a fingerprint of the earth's atmosphere, which is intended to detect planets suited to humans living in outer space. This atmospheric fingerprint has been created using data collected after observation of the Earth's atmosphere by the 'SCISAT' satellite for more than a decade. Through the 'SCISAT' satellite, astronomers can estimate the gases present in the atmosphere by observing changes in the brightness of the sun's rays in the atmosphere. After this study, the presence of carbon dioxide, oxygen, and water vapor in the atmosphere of a planet can be explored through the telescope.

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1. The findings of the study on atmospheric fingerprints were published in a science journal called _________.

26334 Rose Astronomical Society
26335 Royal Astronomical Society
26336 The Navbharat Times
26337 The Hindu

2. SCISAT satellite was developed by which space agency?

26338 Indian space agency
26339 Russian space agency
26340 Canadian Space Agency
26341 American space agency

3. The 'SCISAT' satellite was developed for research on which layer?

26342 Oxygen layer
26343 Nitrogen layer
26344 Carbon layer
26345 Ozone layer

4. Three of the seven planets TRAPPIST-1 e, f, g are likely to be in which zone?

26346 Goldilocks Zone
26347 Red Zone
26348 Blue Zone
26349 All of above

5. The SCISAT objective was to study the effects of __________ passing on particles present in the atmosphere.

26350 Sunlight
26351 Solar radiation
26352 Solar wind
26353 All of above

6. In which year, will the "James Webb Space Telescope" be launched to explore the possibilities of life on the 'TRAPPIST-1' solar system?

26354 In 2022
26355 In 2021
26356 In 2020
26357 In 2025

7. TRAPPIST-1 The solar system is located approximately how many light-years away from the earth ?

26358 400 light years
26359 04 light years
26360 40 light years
26361 50 light years

8. TRAPPIST-1 are b, c, d, e, f, g, h. The size of these planets is similar to which planets?

26362 Like the Earth
26363 Like the Jupiter
26364 Like the Uranus
26365 Like the Pluto

9. TRAPPIST-1e has the most likely available on the planet with temperate climates and .........

26366 Carbon availability
26367 Oxygen availability
26368 Water availability
26369 All of above

10. TRAPPIST-1A Which star is highly active, emitting massive amounts of high-energy protons similar to the Earth's aurora?

26370 Yellow dwarf star
26371 Red dwarf star
26372 Blue dwarf star
26373 None of these

11. For which devices does this red dwarf star make its planets accessible?

26374 Telescope
26375 Transit Spectroscopy
26376 Radio spectroscopy
26377 All of above

12. The orbits of the planets of this solar system are close to its stars, so they revolve around the star in ________ time.

26378 Long time
26379 Middle time
26380 Short time
26381 None of these
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