Test Your Solstice IQ

How well do you know the day that marks the beginning of summer?


| May/June 2003



1. What does the word “solstice” mean?

2. The summer solstice, which occurs around June 21, is the longest day of the year. Why?

3. On the summer solstice, where will the sun never set?

4. In the Southern Hemisphere, June 21-22 is the first day of what season?

5. The summer solstice is the official first day of summer. When does summer end?

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