HOLIDAY HOMEWORK 2014-15 [Delhi]
CLASS : V
Your birthday is actually a celebration of a trip made by Earth around the Sun one time. For
each trip around our star we "age" one year... or at least that is how we humans express it.
How "old" are you on the other eight planets in our solar system?
List all the planets of our Solar System.
One year of any Planet is defined as the time taken by Planet to complete one round around
the Sun. One year on earth is equal to 365 days i.e. earth takes 365 days to complete one
round around the Sun.
Calculate your age for every planet given below.
Terrestrial Planets Approximate length of year
Mercury 88 Earth days
Venus 225 Earth days
Earth 365 Earth days
Mars 687 Earth days
Jupiter 12 Earth years
Saturn 29.5 Earth years
Uranus 84 Earth years
Neptune 165 Earth years
Pluto 248 Earth years