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What mnemonic did you learn to remember to order of the planets???

Discussion in 'The Lounge' started by Greg72, May 12, 2006.

  1. Greg72

    Greg72 "Might As Well..." Staff Member Super Moderator

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    When I was a kid and had to learn the correct order I was taught:

    Mary Very Early Made John Some Unusually Nice Pie

    To remember the sequence

    Mercury
    Venus
    Earth
    Mars
    Jupiter
    Saturn
    Uranus
    Neptune
    Pluto


    Recently, it became clear to me that not everyone uses the same one I learned...... so what is the one YOU used to remember it? :thinking:
     
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    My Very Educated Mother Just Served Us Nine Pizzas.
     
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    my very elegant mother just sat upon nine pins
     
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    I just memorized the planets and their order :dunno:
     
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    same
     
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    i was never taught the order
     
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    Theres planets out there??????:eek1: Woa! Nah, I just leanred the order.


    ~Brian
     
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    there are only 9 of them... I just remembered... :confused:

    j
     
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    what's a planet
     
  11. Greg72

    Greg72 "Might As Well..." Staff Member Super Moderator

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    You must have grown up with your head up Uranus... :D
     

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