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7 Written questions

6 Multiple choice questions

  1. the lowest point on shore that the ocean reaches (occurs when the sun and moon are not in line)
  2. either of the two times of the year when the sun is at its greatest distance from the celestial equator
  3. a single complete turn (axial or orbital)
  4. is the difference in height between successive high and low tides
  5. occurs when the Moon passes directly between the Sun and Earth and casts a shadow over part of Earth
  6. either of two times of the year when the sun crosses the plane of the earth's equator and day and night are of equal length

6 True/False questions

  1. spring tidethe highest point on shore that the ocean reaches (occurs when the sun and moon are in line)

          

  2. high tidea tide with the least difference between high and low tide that occurs when the sun and moon pull at right angles to each other

          

  3. lunar eclipseoccurs when the Moon passes directly between the Sun and Earth and casts a shadow over part of Earth

          

  4. full moonmoon phase that occurs when the Moon is between Earth and the Sun, at which point the Moon cannot be seen because its lighted half is facing the Sun and its dark side faces Earth

          

  5. axisthe center around which something rotates

          

  6. seasonone of the natural periods into which the year is divided by the equinoxes and solstices or atmospheric conditions

          

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