Solar eclipse occurs under which of the following conditions?

Options :
  1. Earth comes between Sun and Moon
  2. Moon is at right angle to the Earth
  3. Moon comes between Sun and Earth
  4. Sun comes between Moon and Earth
Answer and Explanation :-

Answer: Option 3

Explanation:

Solar Eclipse is a unique astronomical event that occurs when the Moon passes between the Sun and Earth and as a result the Moon fully or partially blocks the Sun. This can only happen at New Moon, when the Moon and Sun are in conjunction as seen from Earth.

How do you rate this queston?  Very Easy  Easy  Average  Above Average  Tough

Previous Question : Which of the following gases is called as Marsh Gas?

Next Question : Which of the following metals is used to coat Galvanised iron sheets?

Click here for online test on General Science

Responses


 (Getemail alerts when others member replies)







Despair is the price one pays for setting oneself an impossible aim. It is, one is told, the unforgivable sin, but it is a sin the corrupt or evil man never practices. He always has hope. He never reaches the freezing-point of knowing absolute failure. Only the man of goodwill carries always in his heart this capacity for damnation.
-Graham Greene