Question

A meteor is:

A

a rapidly moving star

B

a piece of matter which has entered the Earth's atmosphere from outer space

C

part of a constellation

D

a comet without a tail

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Solution

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Correct option is
B

a piece of matter which has entered the Earth's atmosphere from outer space

A meteor is a small body of matter from outer space that enters the Earth's atmosphere and becomes incandescent as a result of friction and appear as a streak of light.

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