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Earth, Sun & Moon :: Astronomy :: Earth Science
solar system
orbit
revolve
rotate
The sun is at the center with 8 planets that revolve around it.
The circular path an object takes around another (revolution).
The circles represent Earth moving around the Sun as the moon…
To spin on an axis take one day; 24 hours; night and day.
solar system
The sun is at the center with 8 planets that revolve around it.
orbit
The circular path an object takes around another (revolution).
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Earth, Sun & Moon :: Astronomy :: Earth Science
astronomy
solar system
orbit
revolve
The study of the stars, planets, and space
The sun and the planets that orbit it.
The circular path an object takes around a center point.
To go around a center point in a round shape (in an orbit)
astronomy
The study of the stars, planets, and space
solar system
The sun and the planets that orbit it.
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Science Astronomy Book- The Moon
What does the changing relative positi…
Do we always see one side of the moon?
What revolves around Earth as the Eart…
Does the moon produce its own light?
The phases of the moon, eclipses, and tides
Yes, because 'day' and a 'year' on the moon are the same length
The moon
No, because the moon reflects the light of the sun
What does the changing relative positi…
The phases of the moon, eclipses, and tides
Do we always see one side of the moon?
Yes, because 'day' and a 'year' on the moon are the same length
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Earth, Sun & Moon :: Astronomy :: Earth Science
astronomy
crater
solar system
orbit
The study of the stars, planets, and space
A large, wide, flat hole in the surface of the moon or a planet
The sun and the planets that orbit it.
The circular path an object takes around a center point.
astronomy
The study of the stars, planets, and space
crater
A large, wide, flat hole in the surface of the moon or a planet
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Science- Astronomy, The Sun, The Moon
Geocentric Universe
Golden Age of Astronomy
Nicolaus Copernicus
Galileo Galilei
The idea that the universe revolved around the earth.
The shift away from the idea of a Geocentric universe.
1473-1543... Challenged the Geocentric universe idea.... Described…
1564-1642... Observations made with Telescope confirmed Copernic…
Geocentric Universe
The idea that the universe revolved around the earth.
Golden Age of Astronomy
The shift away from the idea of a Geocentric universe.
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Earth, Sun & Moon :: Astronomy :: Earth Science
astronomy
crater
solar system
orbit
The study of the stars, planets, and space
A large, wide, flat hole in the surface of the moon or a planet
The sun and the planets that orbit it.
The circular path an object takes around a center point.
astronomy
The study of the stars, planets, and space
crater
A large, wide, flat hole in the surface of the moon or a planet
29 terms
Science: Astronomy (Moon)
How many days does it take the moon to…
How many days does it take the moon to…
Does moon have any atmosphere?
Can we ever see the far, dark side of…
27.3 days
29.5 days
NO
NEVER
How many days does it take the moon to…
27.3 days
How many days does it take the moon to…
29.5 days
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Science Quiz~ Astronomy, Moon
What type of moons does a Spring Tide…
How are tides caused?
What is the order of the Earth. Sun, a…
What type of moons does a Neap Tide oc…
A New moon & Full moon
The moon's gravity pulls Earth and it's bodies of water, It d…
Sun, Moon, then Earth
First Quarter & Third Quarter
What type of moons does a Spring Tide…
A New moon & Full moon
How are tides caused?
The moon's gravity pulls Earth and it's bodies of water, It d…
Science moon astronomy 1
Moon phases
Moon phases
Moon phases
Moon
Caused by moons revolution.... We see varying amounts of the Moo…
1 revolution is one sidereal month. It is 27.3 days.
1 Cycle of Phases is called the Synodic Month... Takes 1 month o…
1 moon is one revolution. Why we see the same side of the moo…
Moon phases
Caused by moons revolution.... We see varying amounts of the Moo…
Moon phases
1 revolution is one sidereal month. It is 27.3 days.
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Science: Astronomy (Moon)
Order of Moon Phases
First Quarter
Waxing Gibbous
Full Moon
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Order of Moon Phases
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First Quarter
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3 - Science: Astronomy; Sun, Earth, Moon ,Les. 10
solar system
astronomer
sun
equator
- the sun and all objects that move around it
- name of scientists who study objects in outer space
- Earth's closet star
- an imaginary line that circles the middle of Earth
solar system
- the sun and all objects that move around it
astronomer
- name of scientists who study objects in outer space
18 terms
Science: Astronomy- Earth and Moon
astronomy
revolution
solstice
axis
the study of the moon, stars, and other objects in space
the movement of an object around another object
the 2 days of the year at which the sun reaches its greatest…
an imaginary line that passes through Earth's center and the…
astronomy
the study of the moon, stars, and other objects in space
revolution
the movement of an object around another object
12 terms
Earth, Sun & Moon :: Astronomy :: Earth Science
astronomy
crater
solar system
orbit
The study of the stars, planets, and space
A large, wide, flat hole in the surface of the moon or a planet
The sun and the planets that orbit it.
The circular path an object takes around a center point.
astronomy
The study of the stars, planets, and space
crater
A large, wide, flat hole in the surface of the moon or a planet
12 terms
Earth, Sun & Moon :: Astronomy :: Earth Science
astronomy
crater
solar system
orbit
The study of the stars, planets, and space
A large, wide, flat hole in the surface of the moon or a planet
The sun and the planets that orbit it.
The circular path an object takes around a center point.
astronomy
The study of the stars, planets, and space
crater
A large, wide, flat hole in the surface of the moon or a planet
12 terms
Earth, Sun & Moon :: Astronomy :: Earth Science
astronomy
crater
Cysawd yr Haul
orbit
The study of the stars, planets, and space
A large, wide, flat hole in the surface of the moon or a planet
The sun and the planets that orbit it.
The circular path an object takes around a center point.
astronomy
The study of the stars, planets, and space
crater
A large, wide, flat hole in the surface of the moon or a planet
12 terms
Earth, Sun & Moon :: Astronomy :: Earth Science
astronomy
crater
solar system
orbit
The study of the stars, planets, and space
A large, wide, flat hole in the surface of the moon or a planet
The sun and the planets that orbit it.
The circular path an object takes around a center point.
astronomy
The study of the stars, planets, and space
crater
A large, wide, flat hole in the surface of the moon or a planet
33 terms
"Earth, Sun & Moon :: Astronomy :: Earth Science" and 1 other
solar system
orbit
revolve
rotate
The sun is at the center with 8 planets that revolve around it.
The circular path an object takes around another (revolution).
The circles represent Earth moving around the Sun as the moon…
To spin on an axis take one day; 24 hours; night and day.
solar system
The sun is at the center with 8 planets that revolve around it.
orbit
The circular path an object takes around another (revolution).
20 terms
Earth, Sun & Moon :: Astronomy :: Earth Science
solar system
orbit
revolve
rotate
The sun is at the center with 8 planets that revolve around it.
The circular path an object takes around another (revolution).
The circles represent Earth moving around the Sun as the moon…
To spin on an axis take one day; 24 hours; night and day.
solar system
The sun is at the center with 8 planets that revolve around it.
orbit
The circular path an object takes around another (revolution).
23 terms
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…
25 terms
sun moon and earth science astronomy
ellipse
foci
major axis
minor axis
the path that the planets take around the sun
2 points that make up an ellipse
longest line in an ellipse, runs through foci
bisects major axis, shortest line in an ellipse, perpendicular
ellipse
the path that the planets take around the sun
foci
2 points that make up an ellipse
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Science: Astronomy/Sun, Earth, and Moon
Ellipse
Foci
Major axis
Minor axis
is drawn with two points called the foci
make up the ellipse
is the longest line, runs through two foci, goes through the…
is the shortest line, is perpendicular, goes through the center
Ellipse
is drawn with two points called the foci
Foci
make up the ellipse
39 terms
Science Astronomy/Space (Moon Phases)
What is the first phase of the moon?
What is the second phase of the moon?
What is the third phase of the moon?
What is the fourth phase of the moon?
New Moon
Waxing Crescent
First Quarter
Waxing Gibbous
What is the first phase of the moon?
New Moon
What is the second phase of the moon?
Waxing Crescent
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Earth, Sun & Moon :: Astronomy :: Earth Science
astronomy
crater
solar system
orbit
The study of the stars, planets, and space
A large, wide, flat hole in the surface of the moon or a planet
The sun and the planets that orbit it.
The circular path an object takes around a center point.
astronomy
The study of the stars, planets, and space
crater
A large, wide, flat hole in the surface of the moon or a planet
22 terms
8th grade science Astronomy - The Moon
The _____ is Earth's only natural sate…
The moon has __ atmosphere.
The moon is ___ and ____.
The same side of the moon always faces…
moon
no
cold and dry
Earth
The _____ is Earth's only natural sate…
moon
The moon has __ atmosphere.
no
14 terms
Gr 4 Science Astronomy - Sun, Earth, Moon
solar system
astronomers
sun
equator
our sun and all the objects that move around it
the name for scientists who study objects in outer space
Earth's closest star
imaginary line that circles Earth
solar system
our sun and all the objects that move around it
astronomers
the name for scientists who study objects in outer space
14 terms
Science 3_10 Astronomy - Sun, Earth, Moon
Solar system
Astronomers
Sun
Equator
Our Sun and all the objects that move around it
The name for scientists who study objects in outer space
Earth's closest star
Imaginary line that circles Earth
Solar system
Our Sun and all the objects that move around it
Astronomers
The name for scientists who study objects in outer space
20 terms
Earth, Sun & Moon :: Astronomy :: Earth Science
Heliocentric
orbit
revolution
rotate
Model that the sun is at the center of our solar system with…
The path an object takes around another (revolution).
The circles represent Earth moving around the Sun as the moon…
To spin on an axis take one day; 24 hours; night and day.
Heliocentric
Model that the sun is at the center of our solar system with…
orbit
The path an object takes around another (revolution).
12 terms
Earth, Sun & Moon :: Astronomy :: Earth Science
astronomy
crater
solar system
orbit
The study of the stars, planets, and space
A large, wide, flat hole in the surface of the moon or a planet
The sun and the planets that orbit it.
The circular path an object takes around a center point.
astronomy
The study of the stars, planets, and space
crater
A large, wide, flat hole in the surface of the moon or a planet
15 terms
Earth, Sun & Moon :: Astronomy :: Earth Science
solar system
orbit
revolve
rotate
The sun is at the center with 8 planets that revolve around it.
The circular path an object takes around another (revolution).
The circles represent Earth moving around the Sun as the moon…
To spin on an axis take one day; 24 hours; night and day.
solar system
The sun is at the center with 8 planets that revolve around it.
orbit
The circular path an object takes around another (revolution).
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6th Grade Science moon seasons astronomy
Galaxy
Solar System
Asteroid Belt
Meteorite
a collection of billions of stars, planets, & dust in an elli…
a collection of planets, moons, comets, & asteroids that orbi…
millions of asteroids that orbit the sun in between two planets
streams of cosmic debris that break off from a comet & strike…
Galaxy
a collection of billions of stars, planets, & dust in an elli…
Solar System
a collection of planets, moons, comets, & asteroids that orbi…
8 terms
Earth, Sun & Moon :: Astronomy :: Earth Science
solar system
orbit
revolve
rotate
The sun and the planets that orbit it.
The circular path an object takes around a center point.
To go around a center point in a round shape (in an orbit)
To spin on an axis
solar system
The sun and the planets that orbit it.
orbit
The circular path an object takes around a center point.
10 terms
earth and moon astronomy science quiz
how often does the earth make a full r…
how do we measure one rotation of the…
how often does the earth make a full r…
how long does it take for one revoluti…
Once a day (24hrs)
Length of time it takes for planet to rotate on axis
Once a day (24hrs)
30 days
how often does the earth make a full r…
Once a day (24hrs)
how do we measure one rotation of the…
Length of time it takes for planet to rotate on axis
3 - Science: Astronomy; Sun, Earth, Moon - addl. terms
1. atmosphere
1. crater
1. gravity
1. meteorites
- the layer of gases surrounding Earth or another planet
- a bowl shaped pit
- a force that pulls two or more objects toward each other
- a chunk of rock or metal that has fallen from space
1. atmosphere
- the layer of gases surrounding Earth or another planet
1. crater
- a bowl shaped pit
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Science - Astronomy unit Study Guide - Moon Phases
what is the cause of moon phases
new moon
waxing cresent
first quarter
the moon is always half lit and as it orbits earth earth sees…
in front of earth
in between new moon and first quarter... going to first quarter
right angle with earth and sun... before full moon
what is the cause of moon phases
the moon is always half lit and as it orbits earth earth sees…
new moon
in front of earth
8 terms
Gr 8 Science: Astronomy, Moon Phases and Seasons
new moon
waxing crescent
first quarter
waxing gibbous
moon phase that occurs when the Moon is between Earth and the…
looks like a crescent roll. Has a sliver of light reflected.…
phase in which one-half of the Moon's lighted right side can…
phase when more than half of the moon is lit up on the right…
new moon
moon phase that occurs when the Moon is between Earth and the…
waxing crescent
looks like a crescent roll. Has a sliver of light reflected.…
8 terms
Earth Science Astronomy( Sun-Earth-Moon System)
How does the geocentric model explain…
What type of eclipse occurs when the m…
In the moon phases from new to full, h…
What determines the length of the day?
The Geocentric model has the Earth at the center and the moon…
Solar Eclipse
...
When the earth makes a full revolution around the sun
How does the geocentric model explain…
The Geocentric model has the Earth at the center and the moon…
What type of eclipse occurs when the m…
Solar Eclipse
26 terms
Gr 8 - Science: Astronomy - The Moon Class Notes
what is the shape of the earth?
what is rotation?
what is earths axis tilted at?
what is a revolution?
sphere
the movement around its axis in a day
23.5 degreees
earths yearly path around the sun
what is the shape of the earth?
sphere
what is rotation?
the movement around its axis in a day
30 terms
Earth Science Chap 27 vocab: Astronomy & The Moon
Albedo
Highlands
Maria
Mare
The percentage of incoming sunlight that is reflected back of…
Areas of the moon that are heavily cratered, are light colore…
Dark, relatively smooth plains, that average 3 km lower in el…
Singular region of Maria, a relatively dark, smooth plain.
Albedo
The percentage of incoming sunlight that is reflected back of…
Highlands
Areas of the moon that are heavily cratered, are light colore…
81 terms
Science TEKS 8.13: Astronomy, Moon Phases and Seasons
nebula
spiral galaxy
elliptical galaxy
irregular galaxy
a huge cloud of dust and gas in space
a galaxy whose arms curve outward in a pinwheel pattern
huge galaxy that is round or oval in shape
a galaxy that does not have a regular shape
nebula
a huge cloud of dust and gas in space
spiral galaxy
a galaxy whose arms curve outward in a pinwheel pattern
29 terms
Grade 8 Science Vocabulary Review (Astronomy) and Moon Phases
Solar System (Big)
Galaxy (Bigger)
Universe (Biggest)
Order of the planets
Consists of the Sun, eight planets and their moons, and sever…
A huge group of single stars, star systems, star clusters, du…
All of space and everything in it.
Mercury, Venus, Earth, Mars, Jupiter, Saturn, Uranus, Neptune
Solar System (Big)
Consists of the Sun, eight planets and their moons, and sever…
Galaxy (Bigger)
A huge group of single stars, star systems, star clusters, du…
8 terms
Science TEKS 8.13: Astronomy, Moon Phases and Seasons
new moon
waxing crescent
first quarter
waxing gibbous
moon phase that occurs when the Moon is between Earth and the…
looks like a crescent roll. Has a sliver of light reflected.…
phase in which one-half of the Moon's lighted right side can…
phase when more than half of the moon is lit up on the right…
new moon
moon phase that occurs when the Moon is between Earth and the…
waxing crescent
looks like a crescent roll. Has a sliver of light reflected.…
81 terms
Science TEKS 8.13: Astronomy, Moon Phases and Seasons
nebula
spiral galaxy
elliptical galaxy
irregular galaxy
a huge cloud of dust and gas in space
a galaxy whose arms curve outward in a pinwheel pattern
huge galaxy that is round or oval in shape
a galaxy that does not have a regular shape
nebula
a huge cloud of dust and gas in space
spiral galaxy
a galaxy whose arms curve outward in a pinwheel pattern
22 terms
"Earth, Sun & Moon :: Astronomy :: Earth Science" and 1 other
orbit
rotate
season
year
The circular path an object takes around another (revolution).
To spin on an axis take one day; 24 hours; night and day.
The weather at a certain time of year. It changes because the…
The time it takes a planet to revolve around the Sun once. Ea…
orbit
The circular path an object takes around another (revolution).
rotate
To spin on an axis take one day; 24 hours; night and day.
28 terms
Science Astronomy: Chapter 1 Earth, Moon, and Sun Vocab
Astronomy
Rotation
Orbit
Solstice
The study of the moon, stars, and other objects in space
The spinning motion of a planet on its axis
The path of an object as it revolves around another object in…
The two days of the year on which the sun reaches its greates…
Astronomy
The study of the moon, stars, and other objects in space
Rotation
The spinning motion of a planet on its axis
18 terms
Science: Astronomy~ Part 3B~ The Earth-Moon-Sun System
Define satellite
Define a synchronous rotation
Define lunar eclipse
Define solar eclipse
A body that orbits a larger body
When a body's rotation and revolution are the same
When the moon moves through the Earth's shdow
When the shadow of the moon falls on a specific point or spot…
Define satellite
A body that orbits a larger body
Define a synchronous rotation
When a body's rotation and revolution are the same
25 terms
Earth Science Astronomy Chapter 1 Earth, Moon,& Sun
astronomy
axis
rotation
revolution
the study of the moon, stars and other objects in space.
the center around which something rotates
the spinning of the Earth on its axis
the movement of one object around another.
astronomy
the study of the moon, stars and other objects in space.
axis
the center around which something rotates
15 terms
Science: Astronomy Part 3A: The Earth-Moon-Sun System
Define rotate
Define revolution
Define year
Define day
to spin
the motion of a body that travels around another body in space
when Earth completes a full revolution around the sun in 365…
the time it takes a body to complete one full rotation on it'…
Define rotate
to spin
Define revolution
the motion of a body that travels around another body in space
36 terms
Mrs.Hooks - Astronomy and Space Science - Chapter 1: Earth, Moon, and Sun
One year
It axis is tilted as it moves around t…
farthest south
Gravity
One complete revolution of Earth around the sun takes about..…
Earth has seasons because......
In the Southern Hemisphere, the summer solstice occurs when t…
All objects are attracted to each other by the force of......
One year
One complete revolution of Earth around the sun takes about..…
It axis is tilted as it moves around t…
Earth has seasons because......
42 terms
Earth Science- Topic 4: Astronomy- Motions of Earth, Moon, and Sun
Apparent
Meridian
Zenith
Celestial
How we see the stars, sun, moon, etc. from our position on ea…
Imaginary line that runs north to south through the zenith
Directly overhead
Sky
Apparent
How we see the stars, sun, moon, etc. from our position on ea…
Meridian
Imaginary line that runs north to south through the zenith
8 terms
Science TEKS 8.13: Astronomy, Moon Phases and Seasons
new moon
waxing crescent
first quarter
waxing gibbous
moon phase that occurs when the Moon is between Earth and the…
looks like a crescent roll. Has a sliver of light reflected.…
phase in which one-half of the Moon's lighted right side can…
phase when more than half of the moon is lit up on the right…
new moon
moon phase that occurs when the Moon is between Earth and the…
waxing crescent
looks like a crescent roll. Has a sliver of light reflected.…
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