WONDER #1056: Where Is Mauna Kea?

Question 1 of 3

This Wonder was mostly about...

  1. similarities and differences between Mount Everest and Mauna Kea.
  2. how to climb a mountain.
  3. Mauna Kea, the highest point in Hawaii and tallest mountain in the world.
  4. how scientists watch volcanoes for signs of eruption.

Question 2 of 3

What does Mauna Kea mean in Hawaiian?

  1. White Mountain
  2. Tall Peak
  3. Surf’s Up
  4. Beach Volcano

Question 3 of 3

Which of the following makes Mauna Kea a great place to observe the sky?

  1. high elevation
  2. dry climate
  3. both (A) and (B)
  4. none of the above

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