What are the 3 layers of the sun?
Core , Radiation zone , Convection zone.
photosphere , chromosphere , and corona make up what of the sun?
the atmosphere of the sun.
which inner planet has virtually no atmosphere because its gravitational forrce id too weak?
How are Venus and Mars alike?
which planet has the hottest surface
which inner planet once had liquid water on its surface?
Gas giants rings are made up of what?
small particles of ice and rock
What is the Great Red Spot on Jupiter ?
a storm larger than Earth
How is Uranus different from most other planet ?
rotates on its side ; it is tilted
A stream of electrically charged particles that
emanate from the sun's corona.
A dark area of gas onthe sun'surface that is
cooler than surrounding gases .
Loops of gas that connect, heat up, and send energy into space.
Huge loops of gas that connect sun spot regions.
What do all of the inner planets have in common?
They have small rocky surfaces
What are some additional objects that orbit the sun?
Comets, Asteriods and Meteoroids
How are small objects classified?
By size, composition, shape and orbits
What is an example of a dwarf planet?>
A meteoriod that hits the Earth surface
Rocky objects that are too small to be considered a dwarf or planet