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Named after the ancient Roman goddess of beauty, Venus is known for its exceptional brightness. Find out about the volcanoes that dot Venus's surface, the storms that rage in its atmosphere, and the surprising feature that makes Venus outshine every planet or star in the night sky.
Video length
2 minutes 56 seconds
Video genre
Documentaries
Language goals
listening
Listening comprehension
Level
The above lesson is a great teaching resource for:Pre-intermediate (A2)
Student type
This resource is intended for:Elementary schoolers
elementary-school
Elementary schoolers
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Upload date
10/8/2022
Video quiz questions (printable)
1. Unmix the sentence.
Named
after
the
ancient
Roman
Godess
of
beaty.
2. Fill the gap.
Venus isits exceptionalin the night sky.
3. Unmix the sentence.
But
behind
this
facade
is
a
world
of
stroms
and
infernos.
4. Fill the gap.
Unlikein theSystem.
5. Correct the wrong word.
Venus, the third planet from the Sun.
6. Fill the gap.
Is veryEartha distance.
7. Fill the gap.
But upit's aworld.
8. Correct the wrong word.
Venus is about the same shape as Earth.
9. Fill the gap.
Itsisidentical.
10. Correct the wrong word.
With an metal core.
11. Fill the gap.
Amantle and acrust.
12. Unmix the sentence.
The
crust
of
Venus,
however,
is
dotted
with
thousands
of
volcanoes.
13. Fill the gap.
Including Maxwell Montes, a volcanoMount Everest.
14. Correct the wrong word.
Venus also has a thin layered atmosphere.
15. Unmix the sentence.
It's
full
of
clouds
that
rain
sulfuric
acid.
16. Fill the gap.
And whipthe planetup to 224 miles per hour.
17. Unmix the sentence.
Faster
than
category
five
hurricanes.
18. Correct the wrong word.
The atmosphere is such thick.
19. Unmix the sentence.
That
it
creates
a
surface
pressure
similar
to
what
it
would
be
about
half
a
mile
deep
in
the
Earth's
oceans.
20. Fill the gap.
This pressure isthat a human standing on Venus's surfacecrushed.
21. Unmix the sentence.
The
atmosphere
is
made
of
greenhouse
gases.
22. Choose the correct options.
.... carbon dioxide.
Mostly
Eventually
Primarily
23. Fill the gap.
Whichan extremewarming.
24. Unmix the sentence.
They
trap
the
Sun's
heat
causing
surface
temperatures
to
rise
over
880
degrees
Fahrenheit.
25. Fill the gap.
Making Venus thetheSystem.
26. Unmix the sentence.
Venus
is
so
inhospitable
neither
humans
norspacecraft
are
able
survive
the
planet's
surface.
27. Fill the gap.
But somethat Venus wasn'tunwelcoming.
28. Correct the wrong word.
From exactly 2.9 billion to 715 million years ago.
29. Unmix the sentence.
Global
temperatures
on
Venus
may
have
been
just
a
few
degrees
cooler
than
Earth's
are
today.
30. Fill the gap.
And the scientist theorized thatmay have containedoceans.
31. Unmix the sentence.
That
could
have
held
enough
water
to
support
life.
32. Correct the wrong word.
Today life must still exist.
33. Choose the correct options.
In Venus's .....
surface
oceans
atmosphere
34. Fill the gap.
About 30Venus's clouds.
35. Unmix the sentence.
Where
the
temperature
and
surface
pressure
are
similar
to
those
on
the
surface
of
Earth.
36. Fill the gap.
Scientistsobservedstreaks.
37. Unmix the sentence.
That
appear
to
be
absorbing
ultraviolet
radiation.
38. Fill the gap.
A phenomenon thatmicrobial life.
39. Fill the gap.
Life maythe atmosphere of Venus.
40. Unmix the sentence.
But
it
is
this
unforgiving
environment
that's
made
Venus
an
icon
of
beauty.
41. Fill the gap.
It70% of all sunlight thatthe planet.
42. Unmix the sentence.
Which
is
why
Venus
shines
more
brightly
than
any
other
planet
or
star
in
the
night
sky.
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