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Earth's Seasons and Tilt Karaoke

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Northern Hemisphere
Letter "A" is the...
Southern Hemisphere
Letter "Q" is the...
Winter
Letter "M" shows what season?
Autumn
Letter "H" shows what season?
Winter
Letter "D" shows what season?
Autumn
Letter "S" shows what season?
Spring
Letter "I" shows what season?
D
Which letter is pointing to Winter?
R
Which letter is pointing to Spring?
N
Which letter is pointing to Summer?
H
Which letter is pointing to Autumn?
C and N
Which two letters are pointing to the summer solstice?
H and S
Which two letters are pointing to the autumn equinox?
I
Which letter is pointing to the spring equinox for the Southern Hemisphere?
Northern Hemisphere
In the picture above which hemisphere is experiencing winter?
Northern Hemisphere
In the picture above which hemisphere is experiencing spring?
Northern Hemisphere
In the picture above which hemisphere is experiencing summer?
Northern Hemisphere
In the picture above which hemisphere is experiencing autumn?
Winter
In the picture above the Southern Hemisphere is having what season?
Summer
In the picture above the Northern Hemisphere is having what season?
Southern Hemisphere
In the picture above which hemisphere is experiencing winter?
Northern Hemisphere
In the picture above which hemisphere is experiencing summer?
June 21
On what month and day does letter "C" begin summer?
September 21
On what month and day does letter "I" begin spring?
December 21
On what month and day does letter "N" begin summer?
March 21
On what month and day does letter "R" begin spring?
D and M
Which two letters are pointing to the winter solstice?
I and R
Which two letters are pointing to the spring equinox?
H
Which letter is pointing to the Autumn equinox for the Northern Hemisphere?
March and September
During which two months do the Northern and Southern Hemisphere receive equal amounts of sunlight?
Southern Hemisphere
In the picture above which hemisphere is experiencing summer?
Southern Hemisphere
In the picture above which hemisphere is experiencing autumn?
Southern Hemisphere
In the picture above which hemisphere is experiencing winter?
Southern Hemisphere
In the picture above which hemisphere is experiencing spring?
Sun
The ________ is the center of our solar system.
revolves
The Earth ________ around the Sun.
rotates
The Earth ________ on its axis.
axis
The Earth rotates on an imaginary line called a ________.
tilted
The Earth is ________ on its axis 23.5° pointing to the North Star.
orbit
It takes the Earth 365.25 days to ________ the Sun.
Day, night
________ and ________ occur because the Earth rotates on its axis.
rotation
It takes 24 hours for Earth to make one complete ________.
tilted on its axis
The seasons change because the Earth is...
towards
The North Pole tilts ________ the Sun in the Northern Hemisphere's summer.
away
The North Pole tilts ________ from the Sun in the Northern Hemisphere's winter.
summer
The South Pole tilts toward the Sun in the Southern Hemisphere's ________.
winter
The South Pole tilts away from the Sun in the Southern Hemisphere's ________.
Revolve
________ means to make a complete path around another object.
Rotate
________ means to spin on an imaginary axis.
rotates
Our Earth ________ in a counterclockwise motion from west to east.
different
The Southern Hemisphere experiences ________ seasons at the same time as the Northern Hemisphere
June
In the Northern Hemisphere the summer solstice begins on ________ 21st.
December
In the Northern Hemisphere the winter solstice begins on ________ 21st.
March
In the Southern Hemisphere the fall equinox begins on ________ 21st.
fall, spring
During a ________ and ________ equinox sunlight shines on both hemispheres equally.
summer, winter
During a ________ and ________ solstice sunlight shines on one hemisphere more than the other.
June
Spring in the Northern Hemisphere begins on March 21 and lasts until ________ 21.
solstice
The summer ________ occurs on June 21st in the Northern Hemisphere.
equinox
The fall ________ occurs on September 21st in the Northern Hemisphere.