# Compare the Two Rockets Shown Below and Complete the Paragraph Which Follows. - English Core

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Compare the two rockets shown below and complete the paragraph which follows.

 Helios Selene Height 20 metres 25 metres Weight 15 tonnes 18 tonnes Diameter 1 metre 1 metre Date of first launch 1993 1991 Payload capacity 1 tonne 1.1 tonne Range 3000 kms 2300 kms

The Selene, first launched in 1991, is five metres ____ (height) and three tonnes.__________ (weight) _________the Helios. The diameter of the Helios is

_____ the Selene. However, the payload capacity of the Helios is 1 tonne, which is 0.1 tonne_________ the Selene. Interestingly, the Heliios has a range of 3000 km, which is 700km_________ the Selene

#### Solution

The Selene, first launched in 1991, is five metres higher  and three tonnes. weightier  than the Helios. The diameter of the Helios is as much as  the Selene. However, the payload capacity of the Helios is 1 tonne, which is 0.1 tonne less than that of the Selene. Interestingly, the Heliios has a range of 3000 km, which is 700km more than that of the Selene

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CBSE Class 10 English Course Communicative Work Book (Interact in English)
Chapter 8 Comparison (Integrated Grammar practice 4)
Exercise A | Q 6 | Page 137