Tuesday, March 24, 2009

Tuesday Trivia: Planets

Tuesday Trivia is a weekly post of interesting trivia questions. Leave a comment with your answer, or guess, and come back tomorrow to see if you were right. Happy guessing!

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Why was the planet nearest the sun given the name Mercury?

1 comment:

Chris said...

Because it takes the least time to orbit the sun: 88 earth days. Mercury, the messenger, wore winged sandals. @chrisindallas