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Science - Chapter 20 - Lesson 2: Earth's Moon
About 4.6 billion years ago, a large o…
Craters, Maria, Highlands, and Rays.
When objects from space crashed into i…
Rays
How did Earth's Moon probably form?
What are the common features found on the Moon's surface?
How were the Moon's craters formed?
What are light-colored streaks that extend outward from some…
About 4.6 billion years ago, a large o…
How did Earth's Moon probably form?
Craters, Maria, Highlands, and Rays.
What are the common features found on the Moon's surface?
28 terms
Physical Science Chapter 12 Earth Moon and Sun
astronomy
axis
rotation
revolution
the study of the moon, stars, and other objects in space
an imaginary line that passes through Earth's center and the…
the spinning motion of a planet on its axis
the movement of an object around another object
astronomy
the study of the moon, stars, and other objects in space
axis
an imaginary line that passes through Earth's center and the…
17 terms
Chapter 2 Science- The Sun-Earth-Moon System
Sphere
Axis
Rotation
Revolution
3D round object
The imaginary vertical line around which the earth spin
The spinning of the Earth
The Earth's yearly orbit around the sun
Sphere
3D round object
Axis
The imaginary vertical line around which the earth spin
13 terms
Science Chapter 8 - Lesson 2 Earth and Moon
phase
solar eclipse
lunar eclipse
tide
the appearance of the shape of the moon at a particular time.
a blocking of the sun' s light that happens when earth passes…
a situation that occurs when th earth,sun,and moon are in a s…
a regular rise and fall of the water level along the shorelin…
phase
the appearance of the shape of the moon at a particular time.
solar eclipse
a blocking of the sun' s light that happens when earth passes…
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Earth Science Chapter 27: Sun-Earth-Moon System
rotation
revolution
Neap Tide
Spring Tide
the Earth spins on it's axis every 24 hours
The Earth revolves around the sun every 365 days
when the sun, earth and moon make a right angle; ... Tidal Range…
when the sun, earth, and moon are lined up; ... Tidal range is t…
rotation
the Earth spins on it's axis every 24 hours
revolution
The Earth revolves around the sun every 365 days
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Chapter 22.2 Earth-Moon-Sun System---------------Earth & Space Science
Rotation
Revolution
Precession
Perihelion
Turning or spinning of a body on its axis
Motion of the body (planet/moon) along a path around some poi…
Traces a cone over a period of 26, 000 years
Time in January when Earth is closet to the sun
Rotation
Turning or spinning of a body on its axis
Revolution
Motion of the body (planet/moon) along a path around some poi…
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Science Chapter 8 - Lesson 2 Earth and Moon
phase
solar eclipse
lunar eclipse
tide
the appearance of the shape of the moon at a particular time.
a blocking of the sun' s light that happens when earth passes…
a situation that occurs when th earth,sun,and moon are in a s…
a regular rise and fall of the water level along the shorelin…
phase
the appearance of the shape of the moon at a particular time.
solar eclipse
a blocking of the sun' s light that happens when earth passes…
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Earth Science Chapter 7 The Moon - Part 2
rotation and revolution
The moon and earth have different comp…
Earth would rotate faster - not slow d…
partial eclipse
two motions of the moon.
Argument against the fission theory of the moon's origin.
Argument against the fission theory of the moon's origin.
What kind of eclipse would be seen if observed from a locatio…
rotation and revolution
two motions of the moon.
The moon and earth have different comp…
Argument against the fission theory of the moon's origin.
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Physical Science Chapter 12 Earth, Moon, and Sun
astronomy
axis
rotation
revolution
The study of the moon, stars, and other objects in space.
An imaginary line that passes through Earth's center and the…
The spinning motion of a planet on its axis.
The movement of an object around another object.
astronomy
The study of the moon, stars, and other objects in space.
axis
An imaginary line that passes through Earth's center and the…
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Science chapter 2 Earth Sun and Moon
axis of rotation
revolution
season
equinox
an imaginary line running through the center of a turning bod…
the movement of one body around another, such as Earth in its…
one part of a pattern of temperature changes and other weathe…
in an orbit, a position and time which sunlight shines equall…
axis of rotation
an imaginary line running through the center of a turning bod…
revolution
the movement of one body around another, such as Earth in its…
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Science - Chapter 20 - Lesson 2: Earth's Moon
About 4.6 billion years ago, a large o…
Craters, Maria, Highlands, and Rays.
When objects from space crashed into i…
Rays
How did Earth's Moon probably form?
What are the common features found on the Moon's surface?
How were the Moon's craters formed?
What are light-colored streaks that extend outward from some…
About 4.6 billion years ago, a large o…
How did Earth's Moon probably form?
Craters, Maria, Highlands, and Rays.
What are the common features found on the Moon's surface?
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Glencoe Earth Science -- Chapter 23-2, The Moon
moon phases
new moon
waxing
full moon
Different forms that the Moon takes in its appearance from Ea…
Phase that occurs when the moon is between the Earth and the…
The phases when more of the illuminated half of the Moon can…
Phase when all of the Moon's surface facing Earth reflects li…
moon phases
Different forms that the Moon takes in its appearance from Ea…
new moon
Phase that occurs when the moon is between the Earth and the…
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Earth science - chapter 22b- Moon
moon
moons gravity
craters
maria
the closest body we can see in the sky and is the earths only…
1/6th the earth's
moon's surface is covered in )_________ ranging from a few ce…
lunar seas; these impressions don't have walls or rims. they…
moon
the closest body we can see in the sky and is the earths only…
moons gravity
1/6th the earth's
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Science Chapter 2- The sun Earth moon system
Sphere
Axis
rotation
Revolution
A solid shape that is perfectly round like a ball. No faces,…
An imaginary line through a body, about which it rotates.
CIRCULAR MOVEMENT AROUND AN AXIS
Earth's yearlong elliptical orbit around the sun
Sphere
A solid shape that is perfectly round like a ball. No faces,…
Axis
An imaginary line through a body, about which it rotates.
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Earth Science Chapter 7 The Moon
Less Dense
accretion theory
Full Moon
waxing
Compared to the earth's average density, the average density…
What theory states that the earth and the moon both originall…
In what phase of its cycle must the moon be for a total lunar…
During the first half of the lunar month, the moon is said to…
Less Dense
Compared to the earth's average density, the average density…
accretion theory
What theory states that the earth and the moon both originall…
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Earth Science: Chapter 7 - Sun, Moon, and Planets
rotate
axis
revolve
orbit
to spin around
an imaginary line that a spinning object turns around; the ea…
to move in a circular or nearly circular path around somethin…
the path an object follows as it revolves
rotate
to spin around
axis
an imaginary line that a spinning object turns around; the ea…
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Earth Science, Chapter 1, Earth and Its Moon
observe
compare
rotate
axis
to look closely, often with equipment
make note of how two things are alike
to spin around
an imaginary line around which Earth spins
observe
to look closely, often with equipment
compare
make note of how two things are alike
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Phases of the Moon (Novare Earth Science Chapter 1)
new moon
waxing crescent
first quarter
waxing gibbous
...
new moon
...
waxing crescent
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earth and space science chapter 27.2 the moon
albedo
highlands
maria (mare)
impact craters
percentage of sunlight the moons surface reflects.
mountainous and heavily cratered region of moon that is light…
dark smooth plains on moons surface and have few craters.
formed when objects crash into the moons surface.
albedo
percentage of sunlight the moons surface reflects.
highlands
mountainous and heavily cratered region of moon that is light…
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Science 8: Chapter 23 - The Sun-Earth-Moon System
Sphere
Axis
Rotation
Revolution
A round three-dimensional object whose surface is the same di…
Imaginary vertical line that cuts through the center of Earth…
Spinning of Earth on its imaginary axis, which takes about 24…
Earth's yearlong elliptical around the Sun
Sphere
A round three-dimensional object whose surface is the same di…
Axis
Imaginary vertical line that cuts through the center of Earth…
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Chapter 8 Lesson 2: The Earth-Sun-Moon System
Moon
Craters
Maria
Valley
A large object that orbits a planet. (Ours is a natural satel…
Bowl-shaped depression on the Moon's surface.
A large dark, flat surface areas on the Moon, that are filled…
Cigar-shaped depression, which can contain ice.
Moon
A large object that orbits a planet. (Ours is a natural satel…
Craters
Bowl-shaped depression on the Moon's surface.
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Sun, Moon, and Earth - Chapter 2
Rotation
Axis
Revolves
Orbit
Turning around an axis.
The imaginary line on which an object rotates.
To moves in a circle or orbit.
The path a planet, moon, or other object takes around another.
Rotation
Turning around an axis.
Axis
The imaginary line on which an object rotates.
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Earth Science: Chapter 7 - Sun, Moon, and Planets
rotate
axis
revolve
orbit
to spin around
a real or imaginary line that a spinning object turns around
to move in a circular or nearly circular path around somethin…
the path an object follows as it revolves
rotate
to spin around
axis
a real or imaginary line that a spinning object turns around
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Chapter 8 Lesson 2: The Earth-Sun-Moon
Moon
Craters
Maria
Valley
A large object that orbits a planet. (Ours is a natural satel…
Bowl-shaped depression on the Moon's surface.
A large dark, flat surface areas on the Moon, that are filled…
Cigar-shaped depression, which can contain ice.
Moon
A large object that orbits a planet. (Ours is a natural satel…
Craters
Bowl-shaped depression on the Moon's surface.
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Physical Science Chapter 12 Earth Moon and Sun
astronomy
axis
rotation
revolution
the study of the moon, stars, and other objects in space
an imaginary line that passes through Earth's center and the…
the spinning motion of a planet on its axis
the movement of an object around another object
astronomy
the study of the moon, stars, and other objects in space
axis
an imaginary line that passes through Earth's center and the…
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5H Science, Chapter 2, Lesson 1: The Sun-Earth-Moon System
revolution
rotation
equinox
solstice
The orbit of an object around another object is _____________…
____________________ is the spin of an object around its axis.
An ____________________ occurs when Earth's rotation is tilte…
When the Earth's rotation axis is tilted directly toward or a…
revolution
The orbit of an object around another object is _____________…
rotation
____________________ is the spin of an object around its axis.
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EARTH SCIENCE - Chapter 15 - Earth and Moon in Motion
solar eclipse
lunar eclipse
axis
tilt
blocking of the sun's light on the moon by Earth
blocking of the sun's light on Earth by the moon
an imaginary line on which an object rotates
the slant of the axis
solar eclipse
blocking of the sun's light on the moon by Earth
lunar eclipse
blocking of the sun's light on Earth by the moon
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Earth Science Chapter 23- Earth and Moon
spherical
axis
rotation
revolution
Shaped like a sphere
an imaginary line that passes through Earth's center and its…
The counter-clockwise spinning of the Earth on it's axis
In space, the movement of one body around another
spherical
Shaped like a sphere
axis
an imaginary line that passes through Earth's center and its…
56 terms
Science 2 - Sun Earth and Moon
Satellite
Luna
3 purposes for the moon
Why does the moon have a weaker gravit…
A natural or artificial body that orbits a planet
Another name for our moon
Light at night; Mark time; Generate tides
It is small and doesn't need it
Satellite
A natural or artificial body that orbits a planet
Luna
Another name for our moon
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science chapter 1 Earth, Moon and Sun
astronomy
rotation and rvolution
axis
rotation
the study of the moon, stars, and other objects in space
In what two ways does earth move through space?
the imaginary line that passes through earth's center and the…
the spinning of earth on its axis
astronomy
the study of the moon, stars, and other objects in space
rotation and rvolution
In what two ways does earth move through space?
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Science - Chapter 12 Sun, Earth & Moon
law of universal gravitation
solstice
equinox
crescent moon
Every object in the universe attracts every other object
The two days of the year on which the sun reaches its greates…
Each of the two times of the year when days and nights are of…
the moon phase in which less than half of the moon's sunlit i…
law of universal gravitation
Every object in the universe attracts every other object
solstice
The two days of the year on which the sun reaches its greates…
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Earth science CHAPTER 4-earth, moon, and sun
4.6 billion years old
Oblate spheroid (slightly flattened,,e…
Hemisphere
Earths age
Earths shape
Half of earths sphere
4.6 billion years old
Earths age
Oblate spheroid (slightly flattened,,e…
Earths shape
37 terms
Science Chapter 1 The Earth, Sun, and Moon Vocabulary
Satellite
Planet
Meteor
Comet
A satellite is a body that orbits a planet.
A planet is an object that orbits the sun, is large enough to…
A meteor is the streak of light produced when a small object…
A comet is a cold mixture of dust and ice that gives off a lo…
Satellite
A satellite is a body that orbits a planet.
Planet
A planet is an object that orbits the sun, is large enough to…
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Science Explorer Astronomy Chapter 1 Earth, Moon,and Sun
astronomy
axis
rotation
revolution
the study of the moon, stars, and other objects in space
an imaginary line that passes through Earth's center and the…
the spinning motion of a planet on its axis (Earth rotates on…
the movement of an object around another object (one complete…
astronomy
the study of the moon, stars, and other objects in space
axis
an imaginary line that passes through Earth's center and the…
9 terms
6th Grade Science - Chapter 11 Earth, Moon, and Sun (Modified)
daytime
nighttime
rotate
satellite
the time of day when the sun is in the sky
the time of day when the sun is not in the sky
to spin in a circle
An object that revolves around another object in space
daytime
the time of day when the sun is in the sky
nighttime
the time of day when the sun is not in the sky
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Earth-Moon-Sun - Chapter 2
Rotation
Revolution
Ellipse
solstice
Earth spinning on it's axis
Earth's yearlong elliptical orbit around the sun
A elongated circle, or oval shape, the shape of the planets o…
Either of the two times of the year when the sun is at its gr…
Rotation
Earth spinning on it's axis
Revolution
Earth's yearlong elliptical orbit around the sun
27 terms
Earth Science: The Earth's Moon chapter 25
natural satellite
moon
size of the moon
light of the moon
an object that revolves around another object through space
the Earth's natural satellite
1/4 size of Earth; mass is about 80x lighter than Earth
moon does not produce light; sunlight reflects off the moon's…
natural satellite
an object that revolves around another object through space
moon
the Earth's natural satellite
31 terms
Earth Science Chapter 7 The Moon - Part 3
last quarter
waning gibbous
Full moon
Waxing gibbous
last quarter
waning gibbous
24 terms
Earth Science - Chapter 1 - How Are the Sun, Earth, and Moon Connected?
orbit
revolve
rotate
satellite
the path Earth or another object takes in space as it revolves
to travel around another object in space
to spin
an object that revolves around a larger object
orbit
the path Earth or another object takes in space as it revolves
revolve
to travel around another object in space
37 terms
Earth Science Chapter 19 Earth, Moon, and Sun
Astronomy
Axis
Rotation
revolution
The study of the moon, stars, and other objects in space
The imaginary line that passes through Earth's center and the…
The spinning of Earth on its axis
The movement of an object around another object
Astronomy
The study of the moon, stars, and other objects in space
Axis
The imaginary line that passes through Earth's center and the…
21 terms
Earth Science Chapter 27 (Sun-Earth-Moon)
electromagnetic spectrum
refracting telescope
interferometry
reflecting telescope
identifies the different radiation frequencies and wavelengths
1st ones (1608). Used lenses to bring visible light to a focu…
technique that uses the images from several telescopes to pro…
1668. Newton. Used mirrors to focus light.
electromagnetic spectrum
identifies the different radiation frequencies and wavelengths
refracting telescope
1st ones (1608). Used lenses to bring visible light to a focu…
42 terms
earth science chapter 23 the moon
mantle
moon phases
new moon
waxing
Portion of the interior of a planet or moon lying between the…
Different forms that the Moon takes in its appearance from Ea…
Phase that occurs when the moon is between the Earth and the…
The phases when more of the illuminated half of the Moon can…
mantle
Portion of the interior of a planet or moon lying between the…
moon phases
Different forms that the Moon takes in its appearance from Ea…
52 terms
Earth Science Chapter 22-Sun, Moon and Earth System
1/6
less dense
solar flares
core
The moon's surface gravity is what fraction of the earth's su…
Compared to the earth, the average density of the moon is
Severe solar storms that can disrupt telecommunications on Ea…
In what part of the sun are the thermonuclear reactions belie…
1/6
The moon's surface gravity is what fraction of the earth's su…
less dense
Compared to the earth, the average density of the moon is
27 terms
Science Chapter 22 - Earth, Moon, and Sun
What causes the seasons?
One rotation of the Earth is equal to?
One revolution of the Earth is equal to?
What does waning mean?
Earth's tilted axis.
One day.
One year.
It means to become weaker, decrease.
What causes the seasons?
Earth's tilted axis.
One rotation of the Earth is equal to?
One day.
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VMHS Science Chapter 19 - Earth, Moon, and Sun
astronomy
axis
rotation
revolution
the study of the moon, stars and other objects in space
an imaginary line that passes through Earth's center and the…
the spinning motion of a planet on its axis
the movement of an object around another object
astronomy
the study of the moon, stars and other objects in space
axis
an imaginary line that passes through Earth's center and the…
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Chapter-2 Sun-Earth-Moon
Earth rotates on its axis about once _…
Night and day on Earth are caused by E…
The summer solstice occurs in ________…
A _______________ eclipse occurs when…
day
rotation on its axis
June and December
lunar eclipse
Earth rotates on its axis about once _…
day
Night and day on Earth are caused by E…
rotation on its axis
18 terms
4th Grade Science Ch. 8, L. 2 Earth and Moon
crater
meteoroid
phases
tides
a hollow area or pit in the ground
large rocks that travel through space
the apparent shapes of the Moon in the sky
the daily rise and fall of the ocean's surface
crater
a hollow area or pit in the ground
meteoroid
large rocks that travel through space
9 terms
Earth Science, Chapter 1, Earth and Its Moon
observe
compare
rotate
axis
to look closely, often with equipment
make note of how two things are alike
to spin around
an imaginary line around which Earth spins
observe
to look closely, often with equipment
compare
make note of how two things are alike
Earth Science, Chapter 1, Earth and Its Moon
observe
compare
rotate
axis
to look closely, often with equipment
make note of how two things are alike
to spin around
an imaginary line around which Earth spins
observe
to look closely, often with equipment
compare
make note of how two things are alike
16 terms
Earth Science - Moon (Standard S6E2)
Phases
Waxing Moon
Waning Moon
Crescent shape
different shapes the Moon appears to have at different times…
when the moon is lit on the right side - it is waxing
when the moon is lit on the left side - it is waning
shaped like a banana - there is a waxing crescent and a wanin…
Phases
different shapes the Moon appears to have at different times…
Waxing Moon
when the moon is lit on the right side - it is waxing
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