How can we help?

You can also find more resources in our Help Center.

12 terms

Sun, Moon and Earth

STUDY
PLAY
moon
a natural satellite that revolves (orbits) around the Earth.
extinct
a plant or animal species that once lived on Earth, but has died out completely
modern life forms
plants and animals that exist right now or have existed within modern history
ancient life forms
plants and animals that existed thousands to millions of years ago
sun
the nearest star to the Earth
revolution
one complete orbit around another object
Earth
the only planet that supports life
axis
the imaginary line that goes through the Earth on which it spins
evidence
what is observed, read, or discovered that supports an idea or fact
rotation
one spin or turn on an axis
fossils
the remains or traces of ancient living things
weather
the daily condition of the air around us