Directions: Identify the general category that most accurately describes the items in each group.
Jupiter, moon, sun, stars, Earth
a. words in the dictionary
b. names of games
c. solar system
d. names of planets
The answer is c. Solar system is the general term that includes the sun together with the planets and all other celestial bodies that orbit the sun. The sun, moon, Jupiter, and Earth are specific parts of the solar system. Notice that although all of the items are “words in the dictionary," it is too general to be the best answer. Your task is to find the category that most accurately the items in the list.