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Moon Phases and Eclipses Karaoke

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full moon
During this moon phase the Sun, Earth, and Moon are in a line with the Earth in the middle; this occurs two weeks after the new moon. The side of the Moon visible from Earth is illuminated.
waning gibbous
A moon phase that occurs after the full moon; the amount of the Moon illuminated is decreasing.
third quarter
I am a moon phase that has only the left quarter of the moon illuminated. From Earth, it appears to be exactly half. What moon phase am I?
waning crescent
This moon phase occurs after the third quarter; only a left sliver of the moon is illuminated.
new moon
Occurs two weeks after the full moon; the Sun, Moon, and Earth are in a line with the Moon in the middle. the side of the Moon visible from Earth is not illuminated.
waxing crescent
A moon phase that takes place after the new moon; only a right sliver of the Moon is illuminated.
first quarter
During this moon phase only the right quarter of the Moon is illuminated. From Earth, it appears to be exactly the right half.
waxing gibbous
This moon phase occurs after the first quarter; the amount of the Moon illuminated is increasing.
waxing gibbous
Moon phase between first quarter and full moon.
waning gibbous
Moon phase between full moon and third quarter.
waning crescent
Moon phase between third quarter and new moon.
waxing crescent
Moon phase between new moon and first quarter.
8
The number of total moon phases.
2
Number of crescent moon phases.
2
Number of gibbous moon phases.
2
Number of quarter moon phases.
waxing
During a ________ moon phase the light we see from Earth is increasing on the Moon.
waning
During a ________ moon phase the light we see from Earth is decreasing on the Moon.
right
In a waxing phase the ________ side of the Moon is illuminated.
left
In a waning phase the ________ side of the Moon is illuminated.
1
Which number is new moon?
2
Which number is waxing crescent?
3
Which number is first quarter?
4
Which number is waxing gibbous?
5
Which number is full moon?
6
Which number is waning gibbous?
7
Which number is third quarter?
8
Which number is waning crescent?
new moon
What lunar phase is in the picture?
waxing crescent
What lunar phase is in the picture?
first quarter
What lunar phase is in the picture?
waxing gibbous
What lunar phase is in the picture?
full moon
What lunar phase is in the picture?
waning gibbous
What lunar phase is in the picture?
third quarter
What lunar phase is in the picture?
waning crescent
What lunar phase is in the picture?
month
From Earth we see the moon go through each moon phase once every ________.
28
To see the moon go through all moon phases it takes about ________ days.
27
It takes the moon ________ days to rotate once on its axis.
27
It takes the moon ________ days to revolve once around Earth.
During summer our hemisphere is tilted more towards the sun so we receive more direct sunlight.
We live in the Northern Hemisphere. Why are our summers warmer than our winters?
During winter our hemisphere is tilted away from the Sun so we receive less direct sunlight spread over a greater distance.
We live in the Northern Hemisphere. Why are our winters colder than our summers?
solar eclipse
Lunar eclipse or Solar eclipse?
lunar eclipse
What type of eclipse is represented by this diagram?
solar eclipse
What type of eclipse is represented by this diagram?
lunar eclipse
This event take place when the moon moves into the shadow of the Earth.
solar eclipse
This event takes place when the Moon casts a shadow on the Earth.
solar eclipse
Lunar eclipse or solar eclipse?
lunar eclipse
Solar eclipse or lunar eclipse?