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CH.4 Solar System- HONORS SCIENCE
STEP 1 (of Solar System formation)
STEP 2 (of Solar System formation)
STEP 3 (of Solar System formation)
STEP 4 (of Solar System formation)
Solar Nebula Collapses... -Gravity pulled cloud material togethe…
The Sun Forms... -Material in protostellar disk packs together,…
Planetismals Form... -Gravity pulls rock and ice together to for…
Planets Form... --TERRESTRIAL PLANETS--... -close to Sun, very hot,…
STEP 1 (of Solar System formation)
Solar Nebula Collapses... -Gravity pulled cloud material togethe…
STEP 2 (of Solar System formation)
The Sun Forms... -Material in protostellar disk packs together,…
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Honors Earth Science A Solar System
sun layers
sun features
nebular theory
revolution and rotation-- planetary mo…
corona-A corona is an aura of plasma that surrounds the Sun a…
sunspots-The Sun's core has a very high temperature, more tha…
The nebular hypothesis is the most widely accepted model in t…
revolution-the movement of an object in a circular or ellipti…
sun layers
corona-A corona is an aura of plasma that surrounds the Sun a…
sun features
sunspots-The Sun's core has a very high temperature, more tha…
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Intro to Solar System (Honors Science 8th Grade)
geocentric model
heliocentric model
moon
nebula
Model used by the ancient Greeks that puts the Earth at the c…
Model proposed by Copernicus that put the Sun at the center o…
A celestial object that orbits a planet.
An interstellar cloud of gas and dust.
geocentric model
Model used by the ancient Greeks that puts the Earth at the c…
heliocentric model
Model proposed by Copernicus that put the Sun at the center o…
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Earth Science Honors: The Solar System Vocabulary
Geocentric
Heliocentric
Ecliptic plane
Moon
A description of a model of the solar system in which all of…
A description of a model of the solar system in which Earth a…
The plane in space containing Earth's orbit
A relatively small natural body in space that revolves around…
Geocentric
A description of a model of the solar system in which all of…
Heliocentric
A description of a model of the solar system in which Earth a…
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Honors Earth Science (Sun and Solar System)
Rotation
Revolution
Asteroid Belt
Solar Flares
The movement around an axis or center.
The movement of a planetary body around another object.
A circumstance disc in our solar system made up of asteroids,…
An eruption from the surface of the Sun's surface.
Rotation
The movement around an axis or center.
Revolution
The movement of a planetary body around another object.
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Other Objects in Solar System (8th Grade Honors Science)
asteroid
asteroid belt
comet
dwarf planet
Rocky objects larger than a few hundred meters that orbit the…
Region between the orbits of Mars and Jupiter where many aste…
A small, icy, dusty object with a bright tail in orbit around…
A planet-like object that has not cleared its orbit of other…
asteroid
Rocky objects larger than a few hundred meters that orbit the…
asteroid belt
Region between the orbits of Mars and Jupiter where many aste…
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Science Solar System Vocabulary
Rotate
Revolve
Orbit
Axis
to spin around an imaginary axis
to move in a circular or nearly circular path around somethin…
the path an object follows as it revolves
a real or imaginary line that a spinning object turns around
Rotate
to spin around an imaginary axis
Revolve
to move in a circular or nearly circular path around somethin…
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Space Science - Solar System
Seasons
Eclipse
Solar System
Sun
The tilt of the earth causes four different _______.
One celestial body obscures another
The sun and its eight planets
A spherical body that makes up 99% of the mass of the solar s…
Seasons
The tilt of the earth causes four different _______.
Eclipse
One celestial body obscures another
Science: The Solar System and the Universe
asteroids
comets
galaxy
planets
Relatively small celestial bodies that move around the sun ma…
A celestial body moving about the sun, usually in a oval-shap…
A group of stars, gas and dust held together by gravity.
A relatively large object moving around a star.
asteroids
Relatively small celestial bodies that move around the sun ma…
comets
A celestial body moving about the sun, usually in a oval-shap…
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Science Dictionary - Solar System
Solar System
Orbit
Revolve
Rotate
Planets and their moons in orbit around a sun, together with…
A curved (elliptical) path around a star or planet
To move around another object
To spin on an axis
Solar System
Planets and their moons in orbit around a sun, together with…
Orbit
A curved (elliptical) path around a star or planet
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Science: The Solar System and Stars
asteroids
celestial object
comet
planet
Relatively small celestial bodies that move around the sun ma…
An object existing beyond earth's atmosphere.
A celestial body moving about the sun, usually in a oval-shap…
A relatively large object moving around a star.
asteroids
Relatively small celestial bodies that move around the sun ma…
celestial object
An object existing beyond earth's atmosphere.
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Physical Science The Solar System
geocentric
heliocentric
ellipse
moon
a model of the universe in which Earth is at the center of th…
a model of the solar system in which Earth and the other plan…
an oval shape, which may be elongated or nearly circular, the…
a natural satellite that revolves around a planet
geocentric
a model of the universe in which Earth is at the center of th…
heliocentric
a model of the solar system in which Earth and the other plan…
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Honors Physics Solar Systems
Wanderer
Plato
Eudoxus
13 Spheres
Where does the word "planet" originate from?
Which Greek proposed that we could combine circles in such a…
This BC thinker hypothesized that transparent spheres centere…
based on eudoxus' planetary systems, how many spheres were ne…
Wanderer
Where does the word "planet" originate from?
Plato
Which Greek proposed that we could combine circles in such a…
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Science- Our Solar System
telescope
magnify
sun
planet
a tool that makes distant objects appear larger, brighter, an…
make an object appear larger
the nearest star to Earth
a large body of rock or gas in space that moves around a star
telescope
a tool that makes distant objects appear larger, brighter, an…
magnify
make an object appear larger
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Science: Planets/Solar System
Solar System
Milky Way
planet
Sun
the Sun and the bodies that revolve around it
enormous galaxy of which our solar system is a part
a large body that revolves around the Sun
largest part of our solar system
Solar System
the Sun and the bodies that revolve around it
Milky Way
enormous galaxy of which our solar system is a part
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Science Olympiad Solar System
Mars
Iapetus
Enceladus
Titan
Scientists believe that (?) experienced huge floods about 3.5…
Third-largest moon of Saturn, discovered by Cassini in 1671,…
Saturnian moon; covered in ice; the most reflective body in t…
(?) (or Saturn VI) is the largest moon of Saturn. It is the o…
Mars
Scientists believe that (?) experienced huge floods about 3.5…
Iapetus
Third-largest moon of Saturn, discovered by Cassini in 1671,…
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Space Science - Solar System
Seasons
Eclipse
Solar System
Sun
The tilt of the earth causes four different _______.
One celestial body obscures another
The sun and its eight planets
A spherical body that makes up 99% of the mass of the solar s…
Seasons
The tilt of the earth causes four different _______.
Eclipse
One celestial body obscures another
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SCIENCE 7, The Solar System
Solar System
Nicholas Copernicus
Mercury
Venus
Made up of eight planets, including Earth, and many smaller o…
Developed the Sun-centered model of the solar system.
Closest planet to the Sun, surface has many craters and high…
Similar to Earth in size and mass, has a think atmosphere mad…
Solar System
Made up of eight planets, including Earth, and many smaller o…
Nicholas Copernicus
Developed the Sun-centered model of the solar system.
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Science solar system vocabulary
solar system
planets
star
orbit
The planet Earth, the Moon, the Sun, and seven other planets…
A large body orbiting a star.
A huge gas sphere that radiates light the Sun is a star.
To travel in a curved path around something else.
solar system
The planet Earth, the Moon, the Sun, and seven other planets…
planets
A large body orbiting a star.
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Physical Science: Solar System
The Sun
Mercury
Venus
Earth
The Sun
Mercury
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Science: The Solar System and the Universe
galaxy
planets
satellites
star
A group of stars, gas and dust held together by gravity.
A relatively large object moving around a star.
A smaller object orbiting a larger one. There are many of the…
An object that gives off its own light through the release of…
galaxy
A group of stars, gas and dust held together by gravity.
planets
A relatively large object moving around a star.
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Earth Science Solar System
solar system
planet
comet
star
a star and all the planets and other objects that revolve aro…
a large body that revolves around the sun
a ball of rock, ice, and frozen gases that revolves around th…
a huge ball of superheated gases
solar system
a star and all the planets and other objects that revolve aro…
planet
a large body that revolves around the sun
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Science: The Solar System and the Universe
asteroids
comets
galaxy
planets
Relatively small celestial bodies that move around the sun ma…
A celestial body moving about the sun, usually in a oval-shap…
A group of stars, gas and dust held together by gravity.
A relatively large object moving around a star.
asteroids
Relatively small celestial bodies that move around the sun ma…
comets
A celestial body moving about the sun, usually in a oval-shap…
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science test solar system
what are the 6 parts of the sun AND it…
fastest moving planet
blue /green plant color caused by meth…
has dark rings
core, radiation zone, convection zone, photosphere, chromosph…
mercury
uranus
jupiter
what are the 6 parts of the sun AND it…
core, radiation zone, convection zone, photosphere, chromosph…
fastest moving planet
mercury
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science vocab- solar system
stars
terrestrial planets
gas giants
nebulae
huge object in space made up of gas and giving off light and…
rocky planets in the inner solar system: mercury, venus, eart…
one of the large planets made mostly of gases: also called ou…
a cloud of gas and dust in outer space, visible in the night…
stars
huge object in space made up of gas and giving off light and…
terrestrial planets
rocky planets in the inner solar system: mercury, venus, eart…
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Solar System Science Olympiad, Ice in the Solar System
Triton
Titan
Europa
Mars
Triton
Titan
20 terms
Science: The Solar System and the Universe
asteroids
comets
galaxy
planets
Relatively small celestial bodies that move around the sun ma…
A celestial body moving about the sun, usually in a oval-shap…
A group of stars, gas and dust held together by gravity.
A relatively large object moving around a star.
asteroids
Relatively small celestial bodies that move around the sun ma…
comets
A celestial body moving about the sun, usually in a oval-shap…
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Solar System Science Fusion
solar system
asteroid
star
galaxy
a star and all the planets/objects that orbit it
chunk of rock or iron, less than 1000 km in diameter, orbits…
huge ball of hot glowing gases in space
group of solar systems held together by gravity
solar system
a star and all the planets/objects that orbit it
asteroid
chunk of rock or iron, less than 1000 km in diameter, orbits…
9 terms
Science vocabulary (Solar System)
わく星(わくせい)
重力(じゅうりょく)
温度(おんど)
自転(じてん)
わく星(わくせい)
重力(じゅうりょく)
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Science Solar System (SSS)
First man to walk on the moon
First real astronomer who said that Ea…
First satellite to orbit the Earth (US…
Large rocky bodies that orbit the sun
Neil Armstrong
Aristotle
Sputnik
Asteroids
First man to walk on the moon
Neil Armstrong
First real astronomer who said that Ea…
Aristotle
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science Solar system
fusion
one light year
cool of suns
our sun is....
hydrogen atoms combine to form a helium atom - less mass- mis…
distance light travels in one year
cool our sun hot... red.orange.yellow.white.blue
70% hydrogen and 28% helium
fusion
hydrogen atoms combine to form a helium atom - less mass- mis…
one light year
distance light travels in one year
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Science Solar System Vocabulary
Rotate
Revolve
Orbit
Axis
to spin around an imaginary axis
to move in a circular or nearly circular path around somethin…
the path an object follows as it revolves
a real or imaginary line that a spinning object turns around
Rotate
to spin around an imaginary axis
Revolve
to move in a circular or nearly circular path around somethin…
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Science Solar System
When the Moon passes exactly between E…
A large, round object orbiting a star
Getting larger
An object, such as a moon, that orbits…
When the Moon passes exactly between E…
A large, round object orbiting a star
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Science The Solar System and Beyond
Sun
Planet
Solar System
Inner Planets
an average star that is the source of light and heat for the…
a large body in space that revolves around the Sun or another…
The Sun and all the objects that travel around it
the four planets closest to the sun that are mostly made up o…
Sun
an average star that is the source of light and heat for the…
Planet
a large body in space that revolves around the Sun or another…
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Science: Solar System Vocabulary
star
universe
galaxy
planet
a ball of hot gases that gives off light and other types of e…
everything that exists throughout space
a star system that contains large groups of stars
a large nearly round space object that orbits a star
star
a ball of hot gases that gives off light and other types of e…
universe
everything that exists throughout space
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Science Solar System Vocabulary
Rotate
Revolve
Orbit
Axis
to spin around an imaginary axis
to move in a circular or nearly circular path around somethin…
the path an object follows as it revolves
a real or imaginary line that a spinning object turns around
Rotate
to spin around an imaginary axis
Revolve
to move in a circular or nearly circular path around somethin…
40 terms
Hebda Science: Solar System
star cluster
heliocentric model
geocentric model
inertia
3 or more stars held in orbit together by gravity
current model of the solar system where the sun is in the cen…
past model of the solar system where everything revolved arou…
Newton's 1st law: an object in motion or at rest will remain…
star cluster
3 or more stars held in orbit together by gravity
heliocentric model
current model of the solar system where the sun is in the cen…
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Earth Science Solar System
photosphere
chromoshpere
corona
fusion
the innermost layer of the Sun which is also its visible surf…
the middle layer of the Sun only visible during a solar eclipse
the outermost layer of the sun and is not visible without spe…
the combination of lightweight atomic nuclei into heavier ato…
photosphere
the innermost layer of the Sun which is also its visible surf…
chromoshpere
the middle layer of the Sun only visible during a solar eclipse
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science terms - solar system
rotation
revolution
satellite
gravity
Earth spinning on it's axis.
Earth's yearly orbit around the Sun
An object that orbits a larger object.
It is a force that pulls an object toward Earth.
rotation
Earth spinning on it's axis.
revolution
Earth's yearly orbit around the Sun
Science Solar System
lunar cycle
lunar eclipse
moon phases
orbit
The pattern of phases of the moon
An event in which the Earth blocks sunlight from reaching the…
The different shapes the moon seems to have in the sky when o…
The path a planet takes as it revolves around the sun.
lunar cycle
The pattern of phases of the moon
lunar eclipse
An event in which the Earth blocks sunlight from reaching the…
12 terms
Physical Science: Solar System
The Sun
Mercury
Venus
Earth
The Sun
Mercury
12 terms
Physical Science: Solar System
The Sun
Mercury
Venus
Earth
The Sun
Mercury
10 terms
Solar System-Science
List Planets in Solar System in Order
Rotation means...
Revolution means...
List the phases of the moon
Mercury, Venus, Earth, Mars, Jupiter, Saturn, Uranus, Neptune
Spinning on its axis
When an object moves around another object-to orbit
New moon, waxing cresent, waxing gibbous, full moon, waning g…
List Planets in Solar System in Order
Mercury, Venus, Earth, Mars, Jupiter, Saturn, Uranus, Neptune
Rotation means...
Spinning on its axis
22 terms
PSSA Science-The Solar System
Origin of the Solar System
Comets
Asteroids
Solar System
Before there were planets and stars, there was a big cloud of…
________________ are made of ice and dust. They are in our So…
________________ are made of rock. They are in our Solar Syst…
Our ____________ ____________ has nine planets, comets and as…
Origin of the Solar System
Before there were planets and stars, there was a big cloud of…
Comets
________________ are made of ice and dust. They are in our So…
79 terms
Science Solar System
Rotation
Revolution
Maria
Terrestrial
spin on axis
move around another object, a year
large, dark, and flat areas on the moon. formed when lava flo…
earth like, rocky, solid planets, the terrestrial planets are…
Rotation
spin on axis
Revolution
move around another object, a year
28 terms
Science-Solar System
waning
waxing
gibbious
crescent
when the moon is gradually becoming smaller
when the moon is gradually becoming larger
when a majority of the moon is lit up
when a majority of the moon is dark
waning
when the moon is gradually becoming smaller
waxing
when the moon is gradually becoming larger
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Science Solar System edited
Earth
moon
sun
Solar System
3rd planet from the sun
A natural satellite that revolves around a planet.
A typical star that is the source of light and heat for the p…
sun, planets, and all the other objects that revolve around t…
Earth
3rd planet from the sun
moon
A natural satellite that revolves around a planet.
27 terms
Science Solar System Guizlet
Sun
Star
Gravity
Galaxy
The star in the center of our solar system
A mass of burning gass
The force that pulls anything with mass together
A solar system
Sun
The star in the center of our solar system
Star
A mass of burning gass
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Ch 7 Science - The Solar System
asteroid
comet
galaxy
gravity
a small rocky body orbiting the sun
A ball of ice, rock, and frozen gases that orbits the sun
a huge system of gas, dust, and stars
the gravitational attraction of Earth, or any massive body in…
asteroid
a small rocky body orbiting the sun
comet
A ball of ice, rock, and frozen gases that orbits the sun
14 terms
Grade 4 Science Solar System Vocabulary
Rotate
Revolve
Orbit
Axis
to spin around an imaginary axis
to move in a circular or nearly circular path around somethin…
the path an object follows as it revolves
a real or imaginary line that a spinning object turns around
Rotate
to spin around an imaginary axis
Revolve
to move in a circular or nearly circular path around somethin…
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