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Earth/Sun/Moon interactions & Moon Phases
Study guide for moon phase, tide, and eclipse assessment.
Terms in this set (24)
How long does it take the Moon to complete a cycle of phases or a lunar month (new moon to new moon)?
What is the motion of the Moon around the Earth called?
Earth's tilt and revolution around the Sun
Why do the seasons occur on Earth?
At point 1, the Moon is a...
At point 2, the Moon is a...
At point 3, the Moon is a ...
At point 4, the Moon is a...
At point 5, the Moon is a ...
At point 6, the Moon is a ...
3rd or Last quarter
At point 7, the Moon is a ...
At point 8, the Moon is a ...
When the Moon moves away from the Sun, does it wax or wane?
When the Moon moves toward the Sun, does it wax or wane?
1 day or 24 hours
How long does it take for the Earth to complete one rotation?
1 year or 1 revolution
In one year, the Earth will complete...
Less than 1/2 lit
What does crescent mean?
More than 1/2 lit
What does gibbous mean?
If light seen from the Moon is seen on the right side of the Moon in the Northern Hemisphere, the Moon is...
If light seen from the Moon is seen on the left side of the Moon in the Northern Hemisphere, the Moon is...
What percentage of the Moon is always reflecting sunlight in space?
What does waxing mean?
What does waning mean?
About a month
You saw a full moon on June 11, how long will you have to wait to see a full moon again?
Which of the following best represents the appearance of the moon on October 10, 2005? (a,b,c, or d)
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