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12 terms
Planets and Other Objects
terrestrial planet
gas giant
dwarf planet
Kuiper Belt
Inner planets of our solar system. Dense, small, and rocky.
Outer planets of our solar system. Made mostly of hydrogen an…
Spherical object not large enough to clear its orbit of other…
Area of solar system just past Neptune's orbit full of small…
terrestrial planet
Inner planets of our solar system. Dense, small, and rocky.
gas giant
Outer planets of our solar system. Made mostly of hydrogen an…
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Planets, Moons, Celestial Objects
Neptune
Mercury
Venus
Earth
major surface features: ice giant, blue, storms on top layer…
major surface features: dominated by impact craters, smooth v…
major surface features: few evenly distributed craters, many…
major surface features: large stable bodies of liquid water,…
Neptune
major surface features: ice giant, blue, storms on top layer…
Mercury
major surface features: dominated by impact craters, smooth v…
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Planets and Other Objects in Space
satellite
orbit
phases
revolution
an object that moves around another
path an object takes when revolving around another object
changes in apparent shape of the moon
movement of Earth around the sun
satellite
an object that moves around another
orbit
path an object takes when revolving around another object
24 terms
Planets and Other Objects in Space
axis
orbit
moon
phases
imaginary line through both poles
path of one object in space around another object
small planet-like body that orbits Earth
the appearance of different shapes of the moon based on the a…
axis
imaginary line through both poles
orbit
path of one object in space around another object
10 terms
Dwarf Planets and Other Objects
Ceres
pluto
Eris
Makemake and Haumea
dwarf planet located in asteroid belt, smallest dwarf planet…
dwarf planet with a rocky core surrounded by ice, once the 9t…
Largest dwarf planet
dwarf planets in kuiper belt
Ceres
dwarf planet located in asteroid belt, smallest dwarf planet…
pluto
dwarf planet with a rocky core surrounded by ice, once the 9t…
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Planets and Other Objects in Space
moon
earth
sun
other objects in solar system
orbits earth... 28 day cycle of phases... does not give off its own…
orbits sun... revolves in 365 1/4 days... rotates in 1 day
a star made of burning gases, that heats and gives light to e…
8 planets and their moons, the sun, asteroids and comets
moon
orbits earth... 28 day cycle of phases... does not give off its own…
earth
orbits sun... revolves in 365 1/4 days... rotates in 1 day
30 terms
Planets and other objects in space
Star
Planet
Inner planets
Constellation
A huge burning Spear of gas for example the sun
A large object that moves around a star.
The planets closest to the sun Mercury, Venus, Earth, and Mars.
The pattern formed by a group of stars in the sky.
Star
A huge burning Spear of gas for example the sun
Planet
A large object that moves around a star.
18 terms
Planets and Other Objects in Space
sun
axis
moon
orbit
The star at the center of our solar system
An imaginary line that goes through both poles of a planet
a small planet-like body that orbits Earth
Earth's path as it moves around the sun
sun
The star at the center of our solar system
axis
An imaginary line that goes through both poles of a planet
40 terms
Planets and Other Objects in Space
solar system
star
sunspots
prominences
group of objects in space that move around a central star
a burning sphere of gases
any of the dark spots that appear at times on the sun's surface
red streams and loops of gases that shoot out fro the sun
solar system
group of objects in space that move around a central star
star
a burning sphere of gases
21 terms
Planets and Other Objects in Space
star
comet
telescope
axis
burning sphere of gases
small mass of ice and dust that orbits the sun
instrument used to observe a distant object
imaginary line that Earth rotates around
star
burning sphere of gases
comet
small mass of ice and dust that orbits the sun
20 terms
Planets, Asteroids, Sun, & Other Objects
meteor
meteorite
asteroid
asteroid belt
A small, rocky, or metallic object falling through the Earth'…
A meteor that has landed on the ground.
A rocky object that orbits the Sun in our solar system.
Located between Mars and Jupiter.
meteor
A small, rocky, or metallic object falling through the Earth'…
meteorite
A meteor that has landed on the ground.
Planets and Other Objects in Space
Star
Gas Planets
Planet
Comet
a huge burning sphere of gases
the planets Jupiter, Saturn, Uranus, and Neptune which are la…
a large object that moves around a star
a small mass of dust and ice that orbits the sun in a long, o…
Star
a huge burning sphere of gases
Gas Planets
the planets Jupiter, Saturn, Uranus, and Neptune which are la…
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Array 16: Planets and Other Objects
terrestrial planet
gas giant
dwarf planet
Kuiper Belt
Inner planets of our solar system. Dense, small, and rocky.
Outer planets of our solar system. Made mostly of hydrogen an…
Spherical object not large enough to clear its orbit of other…
Area of solar system just past Neptune's orbit full of small…
terrestrial planet
Inner planets of our solar system. Dense, small, and rocky.
gas giant
Outer planets of our solar system. Made mostly of hydrogen an…
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PLANETS AND OTHER OBJECTS IN SPACE
SATELLITE
ORBIT
PHASE
REVOLUTION
AN OBJECT THAT MOVES AROUND ANOTHER OBJECT IN SPACE; THE MOON…
THE PATH THAT AN OBJECT SUCH AS A PLANET MAKES AS IT REVOLVES…
ONE IF THE DIFFERENT SHAPES THE MOON SEEMS TO HAVE AS IT ORBI…
THE MOVEMENT OF ANY OBJECT IN AN ORBIT, SUCH AS EARTH MOIVING…
SATELLITE
AN OBJECT THAT MOVES AROUND ANOTHER OBJECT IN SPACE; THE MOON…
ORBIT
THE PATH THAT AN OBJECT SUCH AS A PLANET MAKES AS IT REVOLVES…
12 terms
planets and other objects 4th grade
axis
orbit
moon
phases
an imaginary line that passes through Earth's center and its…
The path of an object as it revolves around another object in…
small planetlike body that orbits Earth, rather than the sun
the different shapes of the moon you see from Earth
axis
an imaginary line that passes through Earth's center and its…
orbit
The path of an object as it revolves around another object in…
16 terms
Planets and space objects
Short years long days
Our home planet
Bright rust color
Brightest planet
Mercury
Earth
Mars
Venus
Short years long days
Mercury
Our home planet
Earth
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Moons&&Dwarf planets&&Objects(..?)
Ceres
Luna
Eris
triton
largest object in asteroid belt
earths moon... (same rotation and revolution)
day: 6.4 days... twice as far from sun as pluto... largest known dw…
neptune moon... coldest object
Ceres
largest object in asteroid belt
Luna
earths moon... (same rotation and revolution)
10 terms
Order of Planets and Objects
1
2
3
4
Mercury
Venus
Earth
Mars
1
Mercury
2
Venus
24 terms
Planets & Other Objects in Space
About 28 days
The moon reflects light from the sun.…
Tilt of its axis
The sun
The moon's cycle of phases takes___to complete.
Why do we see phases in the moon?
Earth's seasons are caused by its revolution and the ____.
What is the source of almost all the energy in our solar syst…
About 28 days
The moon's cycle of phases takes___to complete.
The moon reflects light from the sun.…
Why do we see phases in the moon?
72 terms
Astronomy: Planets and Celestial Objects
Mercury
Mercury
Mercury
Mercury
a terrestrial planet
closest planet to the sun
no atmosphere
revolution period: 88 Earth days
Mercury
a terrestrial planet
Mercury
closest planet to the sun
16 terms
Dwarf Planets and Other Objects
Impact crater
Meteor
Meteorite
Meteoroid
A round depression formed on the surface of a planet, moon, o…
A streak of light in Earth's atmosphere made by a glowing met…
A meteoroid that strikes a planet or a moon
A small, rocky particle that moves through space
Impact crater
A round depression formed on the surface of a planet, moon, o…
Meteor
A streak of light in Earth's atmosphere made by a glowing met…
29 terms
Planets and Other Objects
satellite
orbit
phase
revolution
an object that moves around another object in space; the moon…
the path that an object such as a planet makes as it revolves…
one of the different shapes the moon seems to have as it orbi…
the movement of any object in an orbit, such as Earth moving…
satellite
an object that moves around another object in space; the moon…
orbit
the path that an object such as a planet makes as it revolves…
16 terms
Planets and other objects in space
Satellite
Orbit
Phases
Revolution
Object that moves around another object
Path revolves
Shapes the moon
Movement on any object
Satellite
Object that moves around another object
Orbit
Path revolves
22 terms
Planets and Other Objects in Space
solar system
planet
star
inner plates
central star and the objects that move around a star
large objects that move around a star
burning sphere of gases
planets between the asteroid belt and the sun
solar system
central star and the objects that move around a star
planet
large objects that move around a star
30 terms
Planets and other space objects
Inner planets
Terrestrial planets
Asteroid belt
Outer planets
Mercury, venus, earth,and mars are all inner planets ... they ar…
all inner planets are rocky, dense, solid, and earth like
An area between mars and jupiter with thousands of asteroids
Further than the sun outside asteroid belt ... jupiter, saturn,…
Inner planets
Mercury, venus, earth,and mars are all inner planets ... they ar…
Terrestrial planets
all inner planets are rocky, dense, solid, and earth like
72 terms
Astronomy: Planets and Celestial Objects
Mercury
Mercury
Mercury
Mercury
a terrestrial planet
closest planet to the sun
no atmosphere
revolution period: 88 Earth days
Mercury
a terrestrial planet
Mercury
closest planet to the sun
26 terms
Dwarf Planets & Other Objects
What do dwarf planets orbit
What do dwarf planets with enough mass…
dwarf planets are objects that has obj…
What are the five dwarf planets
the sun
a sphere
orbital path
Ceres, Pluto, Eris, Makemake, Haumea
What do dwarf planets orbit
the sun
What do dwarf planets with enough mass…
a sphere
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Planets and Small Solar Objects
What is the smallest planet
what is mercury's surface
Which planet orbits the fastest around…
Does mercury have atomosphere
Mecury
rocky, craters and volcanoes
Mecury
no atmosphere
What is the smallest planet
Mecury
what is mercury's surface
rocky, craters and volcanoes
16 terms
Planets and Other Objects in Space
star
axis
satellite
solar system
Burning sphere of gases (Ex: sun)
Imaginary line that Earth rotates around
An object that moves around another in space
Central star and a objects that move around it
star
Burning sphere of gases (Ex: sun)
axis
Imaginary line that Earth rotates around
12 terms
Planets and other objects in space
Axis
Orbit
Moon
Phases
The imaginary live around wiche Earth spins as it rotates.
The path of one objects in space around annother object
A natural body that revolution around a planet
The diferent shape that Earth's moon seems to have.
Axis
The imaginary live around wiche Earth spins as it rotates.
Orbit
The path of one objects in space around annother object
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Planets and Other Objects 4th
Inner planets
Gas giants
Orbit
Outer planets
Planets between the asteroid and the sun
Large spheres made mostly of gases
Path an object takes when revolving around another object
Jupiter, Saturn, Uranus, and Neptune
Inner planets
Planets between the asteroid and the sun
Gas giants
Large spheres made mostly of gases
17 terms
Planet and Other Objects
comet
sun
phases
orbit
A ball of rock seems to have a tail
star at the center of our solar system
moon's changing shapes
path Earth travels
comet
A ball of rock seems to have a tail
sun
star at the center of our solar system
12 terms
Dwarf Planets and Other Objects
Impact crater
Meteor
Meteorite
Meteoroid
a round depression formed on the surface of a planet, moon, o…
a streak of light in Earth's atmosphere made by a glowing met…
a meteoroid that strikes a planet or a moon
a small, rocky particle that moves through space
Impact crater
a round depression formed on the surface of a planet, moon, o…
Meteor
a streak of light in Earth's atmosphere made by a glowing met…
17 terms
Stars, Planets and Other Objects
What are the types of objects in our S…
How much mass of our Solar System does…
How big is our Solar System?
How was our Solar System formed?
Sun, Planets, Moons, Asteroids and Comets
99.8%
122 AU
Formed from a swirling cloud of gas and dust
What are the types of objects in our S…
Sun, Planets, Moons, Asteroids and Comets
How much mass of our Solar System does…
99.8%
13 terms
4th Grade - PLANETS AND OTHER OBJECTS IN THE SKY
axis
orbit
satellite
moon
An imaginary line that passes through Earth's center and its…
A curved path around a star or planet
An object that revolves around another object in space
A natural satellite that revolves around a planet
axis
An imaginary line that passes through Earth's center and its…
orbit
A curved path around a star or planet
22 terms
Characteristics of Planets and Other Solar System Objects
Sun
Mercury
Venus
Earth
a star that is the source of light and heat for the planets i…
the closest planet to the Sun, very cold on one side and very…
the 2nd planet from Sun, covered with volcanoes, no moon, hot…
the 3rd planet from Sun. Has one moon, orbits the sun in 365…
Sun
a star that is the source of light and heat for the planets i…
Mercury
the closest planet to the Sun, very cold on one side and very…
21 terms
Planets and other objects- 4th grade
satellite
What is a satellite of Earth?
Orbit
phase
an object that moves around another object in space
the moon
the path that an object such as a planet makes as it revolves…
one of the different shapes the moon seems to have as it orbi…
satellite
an object that moves around another object in space
What is a satellite of Earth?
the moon
25 terms
Planets and Small Solar System Objects
Uranus
Saturn
Venus
Jupiter
This planet has a tilt of about 90 degrees making it rotate o…
This planet's moon, Titan, has a thick atmosphere and may be…
The pressure created by the atmosphere of this planet is 90x…
Europa, Io, Callisto and Ganymede are the largest moons of th…
Uranus
This planet has a tilt of about 90 degrees making it rotate o…
Saturn
This planet's moon, Titan, has a thick atmosphere and may be…
16 terms
Science Planets and Other Objects in Space
satellite
orbit
phase
revolurion
an object that moves around another object in space; the moon…
the path that an object such as a planet makes as it revolves…
one of the different shapes the moon seems to have as it orbi…
the movement of any object in an orbit, such as Earth moving…
satellite
an object that moves around another object in space; the moon…
orbit
the path that an object such as a planet makes as it revolves…
18 terms
Introduction to Planets and Solar System Objects
Planet
Asteroid
Comet
Exoplanets
Celestial body that is large enough to be spherical shaped an…
Small, predominately rocky object with contains some metallic…
Small, predominately icy object which contains some rocky por…
Similar objects that orbit other stars
Planet
Celestial body that is large enough to be spherical shaped an…
Asteroid
Small, predominately rocky object with contains some metallic…
16 terms
Solar System: Planets and Other Objects
Sun
Mercury
Venus
Earth
Our Solar Systems only Star that gives off energy due to Fusi…
A terrestrial planet with little or no atmosphere, and a heav…
a terrestrial planet similar to composition of Earth but with…
3rd terrestrial planet from sun; has an atmosphere that prote…
Sun
Our Solar Systems only Star that gives off energy due to Fusi…
Mercury
A terrestrial planet with little or no atmosphere, and a heav…
Solar System: Planets and Other Objects
Sun
Mercury
Venus
Earth
Our Solar Systems only Star that gives off energy due to Fusi…
A terrestrial planet with little or no atmosphere, and a heav…
.72 AU; a terrestrial planet similar to composition of Earth…
3rd terrestrial planet from sun; has an atmosphere that prote…
Sun
Our Solar Systems only Star that gives off energy due to Fusi…
Mercury
A terrestrial planet with little or no atmosphere, and a heav…
20 terms
Outer Planets, Small Objects, and Models
gas giants
gas giants
Saturn
Uranus
four outer planets that all have many moons, no solid surface…
have a very strong gravitational force due to their gravity
has the most spectacular rings of any planet and a moon named…
planet that has an axis of rotation that is tilted at an angl…
gas giants
four outer planets that all have many moons, no solid surface…
gas giants
have a very strong gravitational force due to their gravity
82 terms
Unit 3 - Planets/Objects in the sky
Mercury
Venus
Earth
Mars
Mercury
Venus
25 terms
objective sheet: planet earth
Diameter
Model
Oblate Spheroid
Altitude
a unit of linear measurement of magnifying power.
a three-dimensional representation of a person or thing or of…
a sphere that bulges slightly at the equator and is slightly…
the height of an object or point in relation to sea level or…
Diameter
a unit of linear measurement of magnifying power.
Model
a three-dimensional representation of a person or thing or of…
25 terms
Astronomy Objects: Planets, Moons, Asteroids, Comets, and Meteors
Mercury, Venus, Earth, and Mars
Three Earths across
Rotation
Year
Name the inner planets in order
The size of Jupiter's storm
One day on a planet/moon is called a _______.
What do we call one revolution of Earth around the sun?
Mercury, Venus, Earth, and Mars
Name the inner planets in order
Three Earths across
The size of Jupiter's storm
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Planets and Other Objects in Space/Chapter 10
axis
orbit
telescope
moon
the imaginary line that Earth spins around
the path of one object in space around another object
a device people use to observe distant objects with their eyes
any natural body that revolves around a planet
axis
the imaginary line that Earth spins around
orbit
the path of one object in space around another object
The planets (and other objects) in our Solar System
Sun
Mercury
Venus
Earth
a star that is the source of light and heat for the planets i…
the smallest planet and the nearest to the sun
the second nearest planet to the sun and also the hottest
the 3rd planet from the sun with one moon and has oxygen and…
Sun
a star that is the source of light and heat for the planets i…
Mercury
the smallest planet and the nearest to the sun
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"Out of the Silent Planet" Objects/Places
Malacandra
Meldilorn
Thulcandra
handramit
name for the planet Mars
island home of the Oyarsa
name the inhabitants of Malacandra give to Earth - *it means…
deep canyons which crisscross the surface of Malacandra *wher…
Malacandra
name for the planet Mars
Meldilorn
island home of the Oyarsa
16 terms
Planets and Other Objects in Space Vocabulary
Satellite
Orbit
phase
revolution
an object that moves around another object in space; the moon…
the path that an object such as a planet makes as it revolves…
one of the different shapes the moon seems to have as ti orbi…
the movement of any object in an orbit, such as Earth moving…
Satellite
an object that moves around another object in space; the moon…
Orbit
the path that an object such as a planet makes as it revolves…
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