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The word "planet" comes from the Greek word meaning what?

1. heavenly body
2. sphere
3. wanderer
4. corkscrew





 

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The word "planet" comes from the Greek word meaning what?

Correct answer:
 
wanderer

Incorrect answers:
sphere
heavenly body
corkscrew

Interesting Info:
This referred to the apparent motion of planets in the sky against stationary stars.