Teachers' Questions for expoplanets

SCIENCE

Before reading:

  1. How many planets do you think there are beyond the solar system we live in?
  2. How do you think scientists are able to detect these planets beyond our solar system?

During reading:

  1. What is an exoplanet?
  2. When was the first exoplanet discovered, and how far away is it?
  3. How many exoplanets have scientists confirmed?
  4. How many possible exoplanets need to be studied further before they can be confirmed? What instrument has discovered these faraway blips?
  5. How many exopl...

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