Regents Prep: Earth Science
Multiple-Choice Questions
  Question 6 of 11   Introduction: Size, Shape, and Composition of Earth
This question may require the use of the Earth Science Reference Tables.

Which statement provides the best evidence that the Earth has a nearly spherical shape?

 1.  The sun has a spherical shape.

 2.  The altitude of Polaris(N. Star) changes with the observer's latitude in the Northern Hemisphere.

 3.  Star trails photographed over a period of time show a circular path.

 4.  The length of noontime shadows change throughout the year.

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