The thin layer between the Earth's surface and outer space
The IMAGINARY line that goes through the Earth. The Earth is on a tilt and the Earth rotates on it.
When a substance changes from a gas -------> liquid
A Constructive Force that is the process of dropping sediment and soil into a NEW place
a movement and shaking of the Earth when the plates shift and move against eachother
the CARRYING AWAY of rock or soil by water, wind and ice
When a substance changes from a liquid --------> gas
A crack where Earthquakes occur
Fossil Fuells or Nonrenewable resources
Coal, Oil or natural gas that was formed over millions ago from dead organisms that had heat and pressure applied to them
A large piece of ice that moves over the Earrth and changes landform as it moves
The force that keeps planets in orbit around the Sun and the moon in orbit around the Earth
A resource that takes MILLIONS of years to be replaced --examples coal, oil, diamonds, gold, natural gas
Any form of water such as snow, sleet, rain or hail that falls from clouds to the Earth
the trip the Earth makes AROUND the sun. This takes about 365 days.
The Earth spins on its axis and this causes day and night.
The Earth makes a revolution around the sun and the Earth's tilt cause different ___________________.
soil that is broken down and good for plant growth because it absorbs water
Rock that contains fossils
Energy that comes from the sun
The closest star to Earth. It provides us with life, light and heat
Dark spots on the sun's surface that are cooler than the rest of the sun
The movement of the ocean twice a day that is caused by the gravational pull of the moon
Destructive Force -the breaking down of rock
24 hours or 1 day
The amount of time it takes the Earth to make one rotation of its axis.
365 days or 1 year
The amount of time it takes the Earth to revolve around the sun.
Resources that can be replaced in a short (less than 500 years) period of time examples trees, fresh water, flowers
Resources that you can use as MUCH as you want and they will NEVER run out -- examples sun, wind and tides
27, 28, or 29 days or 1 month
The amount of time it takes the moon to revolve around the Earth