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    The Moon

    Test your knowledge of moon phases and movement.


    When the moon appears to be getting larger in size, it is said to be _____.


    When the moon is directly between the earth and sun, this may occur.


    The reason we never see the "dark side of the moon (side we never see) is because the moon rotates and revolves at the same speed.


    The moon orbit has a slight wobble, which is a big reason eclipses are not seen every month.


    The lowest tides occur when the moon is in the full moon and new moon positions.