This website uses cookies to ensure you get the best experience on our website. Privacy Policy OK

The Planets: Mars

| See more in Space Science

Mars is the fourth planet from the Sun. Presently, information is being relayed from nine active probes on or in-orbit around Mars, including six orbiters and two rovers. Recently, Europe's ExoMars mission landed on Mars on October 19th 2016.

Created Date 10.19.16
Last Updated 10.19.16
Viewed 92 Times
Your browser doesn't support HTML5. System.Collections.Generic.List`1[System.String] System.Collections.Generic.List`1[System.String]
submit to reddit

Would you like to build your own game?

It's easy!

Go to the GameBuilder and get started!

Topics of this game:
  • Mount Everest on Earth is about 5 1/2 Miles high. Olympus Mons, the tallest volcano on Mars and in our Solar System is about how high?.
  • Over 100,000 people have applied for a one-way trip to colonize Mars in 2022.
  • The average temperature in Mars is -81°F (-63°C).
  • The thick humid atmosphere of Mars is what causes the Reddish color we see from Earth.
  • The highest temperature on Mars can reach about 70 degrees Fahrenheit (20 degrees Celsius) at noon, at the equator in the summer.
  • Mars has how many moons?
  • Some dust storms on Mars can blanket almost the entire planet in just a few days
  • From the surface of Mars, the Sun looks about half the size as it appears from Earth.
  • The Earth takes about 1 year (365 days) to circle the Sun. About how long does it take Mars to orbit the Sun?
  • Mars is nearly the same size as the Earth
  • Mars is located close to __________, so it has an increased chance of being struck by material from space.
  • The Mars rover "Curiosity" is no bigger than a toy wagon or a baby stroller.