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STUDENT A’s QUESTIONS (Do not show to Student B)

1)

What images spring to mind when you hear the word ‘universe’?

2)

Are you interested in the universe?

3)

What would you like to know about the universe?

4)

What are the laws of the universe?

5)

Would you like to travel around the universe?

6)

What do you think the edge of the universe looks like?

7)

What is the shape and colour of the universe?

8)

Why do we know more about the universe than the human brain?

9)

Einstein said: "Two things are infinite: the universe and human stupidity; and I'm not sure about the universe." What does he mean? Do you agree?

10)

Stephen Hawking said: "We are just an advanced breed of monkeys on a minor planet of a very average star. But we can understand the Universe. That makes us something very special." Do you agree?


 
 

STUDENT B’s QUESTIONS (Do not show to Student A)

1)

What is the universe?

2)

Who is the centre of your universe?

3)

How did the universe start?

4)

What is a parallel universe? Do you think another you lives in one?

5)

Do you think McDonalds and Starbucks will be in the outer regions of the universe one day?

6)

Why are scientists so interested in finding out about the universe?

7)

What three adjectives would you choose to describe the universe?

8)

Do you think a big bang started our universe?

9)

Aldous Huxley said: "There is only one corner of the universe you can be certain of improving, and that's your own self." Do you agree?

10)

Dyer said: "Everything is perfect in the universe." Do you agree?


 


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