5 Written Questions
5 Multiple Choice Questions
- Earth's axis of rotation tilted off the plan of its orbit.
- Turning, or spinning, of a body on its axis.
- Points during Earth's revolution around the sun, when its axis is tilted neither away nor toward the sun.
- Oval-shaped path.
- Highest point in the sky.
5 True/False Questions
Tilt → Responsible for Earth's yearly cycle of seasons.
Revolution → Motion of body, such as planet or moon along path around same point in space.
January 3 → Winter in the northern hemisphere, closest to the sun at that time. Tilted away from the sun.
July 4 → Winter in the northern hemisphere, closest to the sun at that time. Tilted away from the sun.
Aphelion → Earth is farthest away from the sun. Occurs about July 4 each year.