3rd Class General Knowledge Earth and Universe Question Bank Earth and Universe

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    The sun attracts all the other objects in the Solar System because                                                 (2015)

    A)  of its magnetic pull.

    B)  of the magnetic pull of other planets.

    C)  it is at the center of the solar system.

    D)  the Sun is so large, that its gravity attracts everything.

    Correct Answer: D

    Solution :

    [d] The Sun is so large and has powerful gravity which attracts all other objects in the solar system. It is at the center of the universe but its size and gravity is responsible for attracting other objects/ rather than its location. Sun does not have any magnetic pull and neither do planets exert magnetic pull on Sun.

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