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Can you name the facts about Venus?

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Greek Name
A) Artemis B) Hestia C) Aphrodite D) Demeter
A) Venusian B) Venetian C) Venuran D) Venosaur
Number from the sun
A) 3rd B) 4th C) 2nd D) 1st
Type of planet
A) Asteroidical B) Terrestrial C) Gaseous D) Lunar
Year of first flyby by a probe
A) 1959 B) 1967 C) 1975 D) 1962
Name of the latest successfully-landing probe
A) Kosmos 359 B) Vega 2 C) Venera 14 D) Zond 1
Approximate mass ratio compared to Earth
A) 0.815 B) 0.622 C) 0.105 D) 0.324
Number of naturally orbiting satellites
A)1 B) 3 C) 2 D) 0
Largest crater
A) Addams Crater B) Aglaonice Crater C) Danilova Crater D) Mead Crater
Most abundant gas in the atmosphere
A) Nitrogen B) Carbon Dioxide C) Oxygen D) Sulphur Dioxide

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