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Science- The Sun-Earth-Moon System
eclipse
equinox
revolution
rotation
movement of one solar system object into the shadow of anothe…
beginning of spring and fall; days on which hours of sunlight…
orbit of one object around another object
spin of an object around its axis
eclipse
movement of one solar system object into the shadow of anothe…
equinox
beginning of spring and fall; days on which hours of sunlight…
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Sun-Earth-Moon System
ellipse
lunar eclipse
solar eclipse
rotation
The shape of Earth's orbit
when the shadow of Earth falls on the moon
when the moon comes between Earth and the sun
the spinning of Earth on it's axis
ellipse
The shape of Earth's orbit
lunar eclipse
when the shadow of Earth falls on the moon
28 terms
Sun, Earth Moon System
rotation
revolution
Neap Tide
Spring Tide
spinning on an axis
moving around another object
when the sun, earth and moon make a right angle and the high…
when the sun, earth, and moon are lined up and high tides are…
rotation
spinning on an axis
revolution
moving around another object
8 terms
science earth moon system
revolution
rotation
equinox
solstice
the orbit of an object around another object
the spin of an object around its axis
occurs when Earth's rotation axis is tilted neither toward no…
when the Earth's rotation axis is tilted directly toward or a…
revolution
the orbit of an object around another object
rotation
the spin of an object around its axis
76 terms
Science- The Sun-Earth-Moon System
Where is the Earth in the universe and…
How do the motions of the Earth and th…
How is Earth compared to other objects…
eclipse
The Earth is the third planet from the Sun.... It is the only kn…
Earth's motion causes day and night.... Earth's revolution is re…
Earth is a small, rocky, inner planet. It has one natural sat…
movement of one solar system object into the shadow of anothe…
Where is the Earth in the universe and…
The Earth is the third planet from the Sun.... It is the only kn…
How do the motions of the Earth and th…
Earth's motion causes day and night.... Earth's revolution is re…
76 terms
Science- The Sun-Earth-Moon System
Where is the Earth in the universe and…
How do the motions of the Earth and th…
How is Earth compared to other objects…
eclipse
The Earth is the third planet from the Sun.... It is the only kn…
Earth's motion causes day and night.... Earth's revolution is re…
Earth is a small, rocky, inner planet. It has one natural sat…
movement of one solar system object into the shadow of anothe…
Where is the Earth in the universe and…
The Earth is the third planet from the Sun.... It is the only kn…
How do the motions of the Earth and th…
Earth's motion causes day and night.... Earth's revolution is re…
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Science- The Sun-Earth-Moon System
How do the motions of the Earth and th…
eclipse
revolution
rotation
Earth's rotation causes day and night.... Earth's revolution is…
movement of one solar system object into the shadow of anothe…
orbit of one object around another object
spin of an object around its axis
How do the motions of the Earth and th…
Earth's rotation causes day and night.... Earth's revolution is…
eclipse
movement of one solar system object into the shadow of anothe…
76 terms
Science- The Sun-Earth-Moon System
Where is the Earth in the universe and…
How do the motions of the Earth and th…
How is Earth compared to other objects…
eclipse
The Earth is the third planet from the Sun.... It is the only kn…
Earth's motion causes day and night.... Earth's revolution is re…
Earth is a small, rocky, inner planet. It has one natural sat…
movement of one solar system object into the shadow of anothe…
Where is the Earth in the universe and…
The Earth is the third planet from the Sun.... It is the only kn…
How do the motions of the Earth and th…
Earth's motion causes day and night.... Earth's revolution is re…
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SCIENCE: Tides and the Earth-Moon System
Gravity
Astronomy
Tides
Intertidal Zone
the natural force of attraction (pull) between any two massiv…
the study of the universe beyond Earth, including the study o…
the periodic rise and fall of the ocean caused by the gravita…
the sea floor between high tide and low tide which is exposed…
Gravity
the natural force of attraction (pull) between any two massiv…
Astronomy
the study of the universe beyond Earth, including the study o…
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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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Earth-Sun-Moon System Science HELLER
Sidereal month
Tides
Lunar cycle
New Moon
27.3 days for the moon to go 360 degrees around the Earth
the regular rise and fall of the ocean's surface influenced b…
A sequence of phases of the moon as it revolves around the Ea…
All Dark, no light reflected
Sidereal month
27.3 days for the moon to go 360 degrees around the Earth
Tides
the regular rise and fall of the ocean's surface influenced b…
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Sun-Earth-Moon System
ellipse
lunar eclipse
solar eclipse
rotation
The shape of Earth's orbit
when the shadow of Earth falls on the moon
when the moon comes between Earth and the sun
the spinning of Earth on it's axis
ellipse
The shape of Earth's orbit
lunar eclipse
when the shadow of Earth falls on the moon
12 terms
Earth-Moon System Science
about 7,900 miles
24 hours
365.25 days
leap day
Diameter of the Earth
Earth's period of rotation
earth's period of revolution
the quarter day is made up every 4 years on a ________, durin…
about 7,900 miles
Diameter of the Earth
24 hours
Earth's period of rotation
Mrs. Blackburn's Earth Science Review: Earth, Moon, Sun system
24 hours or 1 day
about 29 days or 1 month
about 365 days or 1 year
December 21
time it takes for the earth to rotate on its axis
time for the moon to go through all of its phases
time for the earth to orbit (revolve) around the sun
First day of winter in Northern Hemisphere (winter solstice),…
24 hours or 1 day
time it takes for the earth to rotate on its axis
about 29 days or 1 month
time for the moon to go through all of its phases
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Earth Science - Ch. 23: Sun-Earth-Moon System
axis
revolution
ellipse
tilted axis
imaginary vertical lines around which Earth spins
The movement of an object around another object
A elongated circle, or oval shape, the shape of the planets o…
Earth's axis is tilted 23.5 degrees from a line drawn perpend…
axis
imaginary vertical lines around which Earth spins
revolution
The movement of an object around another object
70 terms
6th grade - Science - Sun, Earth,Moon System
1. What causes seasons to change?
1. The first day of fall in the Northe…
1. The Earth takes 365.25 days to do w…
1. Where is the northern end of Earth'…
The tilt of Earth's axis causes seasons to change.
September Equinox
revolution around the sun
It does not point either toward or away from the sun
1. What causes seasons to change?
The tilt of Earth's axis causes seasons to change.
1. The first day of fall in the Northe…
September Equinox
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Sun-Earth-Moon System
nuclear fusion
radiative zone
convective zone
photosphere
The process by which two or more small nuclei fuse to make a…
the zone of the sun's interior that is between the core and t…
the region of the Sun's interior that is between the radiativ…
the visible surface of the sun
nuclear fusion
The process by which two or more small nuclei fuse to make a…
radiative zone
the zone of the sun's interior that is between the core and t…
12 terms
Earth-Moon-Sun System
sidereal motion
precession
perihelion
aphelion
the time it takes for a star in the sky to come back to the s…
A phenomenon in which the spin axis of a body wobbles.
Nearest point to the sun in the orbit of a heavenly body
The place in the Earth's orbit where Earth is farthest away f…
sidereal motion
the time it takes for a star in the sky to come back to the s…
precession
A phenomenon in which the spin axis of a body wobbles.
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Science earth moon systems
Law 1 of Planetary Motion
Law 2 of Planetary Motion
Law 3 of Planetary Motion
Perihelion
Planets travel in ellipses - a oval shaped path around two fo…
Planets speed up when at the Perihelion and slow down when at…
Planets father away from the sun take longer to orbit and tra…
When any planet is closest to its star
Law 1 of Planetary Motion
Planets travel in ellipses - a oval shaped path around two fo…
Law 2 of Planetary Motion
Planets speed up when at the Perihelion and slow down when at…
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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…
69 terms
Science Test-The Sun, Moon, and Earth System
Astronomical Unit
Solar spectrum
Radiative zone
Core
A unit of astronomical distance equal to the earth's average…
The entire span of electromagnetic wavelengths that the sun e…
a layer of a star's interior where energy is primarily transp…
The dense, extremely hot central region of the earth's interi…
Astronomical Unit
A unit of astronomical distance equal to the earth's average…
Solar spectrum
The entire span of electromagnetic wavelengths that the sun e…
20 terms
Science- Sun, Earth, Moon
lunar phases
waxing phases
waning phases
29.5 days
The portion of the moon that reflects sunlight back to Earth.
During the lunar cycle, the amount of light that reflects bac…
During the lunar cycle, the amount of light that reflects bac…
the time it takes the moon to make one revolution of Earth
lunar phases
The portion of the moon that reflects sunlight back to Earth.
waxing phases
During the lunar cycle, the amount of light that reflects bac…
12 terms
Earth-Moon-Sun System
Time Zone
Rotation
Revolution
Ecliptic
24 regions or divisions of the globe approximately coinciding…
CIRCULAR MOVEMENT AROUND AN AXIS
Earth's yearlong elliptical orbit around the sun
Plane that contains Earth's orbit around the Sun.
Time Zone
24 regions or divisions of the globe approximately coinciding…
Rotation
CIRCULAR MOVEMENT AROUND AN AXIS
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Science: The Earth,Moon, and Sun System
What are three characteristics that ma…
What does rotation mean?
What is an axis?
What is a revolution?
Abundance of water,moderate temperature, and its atmosphere
The earth's orbit around the sun
The imaginary line that goes through the earth that the earth…
The revolving of the earth around the sun
What are three characteristics that ma…
Abundance of water,moderate temperature, and its atmosphere
What does rotation mean?
The earth's orbit around the sun
76 terms
Science- The Sun-Earth-Moon System
Where is the Earth in the universe and…
How do the motions of the Earth and th…
How is Earth compared to other objects…
eclipse
The Earth is the third planet from the Sun.... It is the only kn…
Earth's motion causes day and night.... Earth's revolution is re…
Earth is a small, rocky, inner planet. It has one natural sat…
movement of one solar system object into the shadow of anothe…
Where is the Earth in the universe and…
The Earth is the third planet from the Sun.... It is the only kn…
How do the motions of the Earth and th…
Earth's motion causes day and night.... Earth's revolution is re…
25 terms
Earth-Sun-Moon System
Axis
Ellipse
Equinox
Lunar Eclipse
an imaginary line that passes through Earth's center and its…
elongated, oval-shaped rotation that describes Earth's yearlo…
The two times of the year when the sun is pointing directly a…
The blocking of sunlight to the moon. Occurs when Earth is di…
Axis
an imaginary line that passes through Earth's center and its…
Ellipse
elongated, oval-shaped rotation that describes Earth's yearlo…
68 terms
Science- The Sun-Earth-Moon System
How do the motions of the Earth and th…
eclipse
equinox
revolution
Earth's rotation causes day and night.... Earth's revolution is…
movement of one solar system object into the shadow of anothe…
beginning of spring and fall; days on which hours of sunlight…
orbit of one object around another object
How do the motions of the Earth and th…
Earth's rotation causes day and night.... Earth's revolution is…
eclipse
movement of one solar system object into the shadow of anothe…
8 terms
The Sun-Earth-Moon System
revolution
rotation
equinox
solstice
the orbit of an object around another object
the spin of an object around its axis
occurs when Earth's rotation axis is tilted neither toward no…
when the Earth's rotation axis is tilted directly toward or a…
revolution
the orbit of an object around another object
rotation
the spin of an object around its axis
20 terms
Science - Sun, Moon, Earth System
January
Revolution
July
Rotation
Month of the year that is the entire Earth is closest to the…
Name for the Earth's movement around the sun
Month of the year that the entire Earth is farthest from the…
Name for the earth spinning around its own axis
January
Month of the year that is the entire Earth is closest to the…
Revolution
Name for the Earth's movement around the sun
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Science- The Sun-Earth-Moon System
How do the motions of the Earth and th…
eclipse
equinox
revolution
Earth's motion causes day and night.... Earth's revolution is re…
movement of one solar system object into the shadow of anothe…
beginning of spring and fall; days on which hours of sunlight…
orbit of one object around another object
How do the motions of the Earth and th…
Earth's motion causes day and night.... Earth's revolution is re…
eclipse
movement of one solar system object into the shadow of anothe…
17 terms
8th Science unit 5 the Earth-Moon-Sun system
rotation
day
revolution
year
the spin of a body on its axis
the time required for Earth to rotate once on its axis
the motion of a body that travels around another body in spac…
the time required for Earth to orbit once around the sun
rotation
the spin of a body on its axis
day
the time required for Earth to rotate once on its axis
22 terms
Sun-Earth-Moon System
ellipse
lunar eclipse
solar eclipse
rotation
The shape of Earth's orbit
when the shadow of Earth falls on the moon
when the moon comes between Earth and the sun
the spinning of Earth on it's axis
ellipse
The shape of Earth's orbit
lunar eclipse
when the shadow of Earth falls on the moon
32 terms
Science The Sun-Earth-Moon System
Earth moves in an _________ around the…
Earth's_________takes place on an imag…
The point at which the sun reaches its…
Earths yearly orbit around the Sun is…
Circle
Rotation
Solstice
Revolution
Earth moves in an _________ around the…
Circle
Earth's_________takes place on an imag…
Rotation
19 terms
Sun/Earth/Moon System
Moon (Lunar) Cycle
Moon Phases
Orbit
Rotation
The process of the Moon changing shapes.
Stages that show how much of the moon is lit up by the Sun.…
To go around something or revolve.
To spin around.
Moon (Lunar) Cycle
The process of the Moon changing shapes.
Moon Phases
Stages that show how much of the moon is lit up by the Sun.…
38 terms
Science the Sun-Earth-Moon System
Planets/ Sun
Revolution
Days
Earth/astronomical unit
Earth is one of eight _ orbiting the _ in our solar system
The orbit of an object a round another object
Earths orbit the sun once every 365.25
The average distance between _ and the sun is about 150,000,0…
Planets/ Sun
Earth is one of eight _ orbiting the _ in our solar system
Revolution
The orbit of an object a round another object
76 terms
Science- The Sun-Earth-Moon System
Where is the Earth in the universe and…
How do the motions of the Earth and th…
How is Earth compared to other objects…
eclipse
The Earth is the third planet from the Sun.... It is the only kn…
Earth's motion causes day and night.... Earth's revolution is re…
Earth is a small, rocky, inner planet. It has one natural sat…
movement of one solar system object into the shadow of anothe…
Where is the Earth in the universe and…
The Earth is the third planet from the Sun.... It is the only kn…
How do the motions of the Earth and th…
Earth's motion causes day and night.... Earth's revolution is re…
35 terms
The Sun Earth and Moon system
Orbit
revolution
rotation
axis
the path an object follows as it revolves around another object
the motion of one object around another object
a spinning motion
the line on which an object rotates
Orbit
the path an object follows as it revolves around another object
revolution
the motion of one object around another object
40 terms
Earth & Moon System
sphere
Ancient Greeks (Aristotle)
sailors
rotation
round, three-dimensional object
observed the Earth cast a curved shadow on the Moon during an…
observed approaching ships come into view a little at a time
spinning of any object such as Earth on it's axis
sphere
round, three-dimensional object
Ancient Greeks (Aristotle)
observed the Earth cast a curved shadow on the Moon during an…
71 terms
Science- The Sun-Earth-Moon System
Where is the Earth in the universe and…
How do the motions of the Earth and th…
How is Earth compared to other objects…
eclipse
The Earth is the third planet from the Sun.... It is the only kn…
Earth's motion causes day and night.... Earth's revolution is re…
Earth is a small, rocky, inner planet. It has one natural sat…
movement of one solar system object into the shadow of anothe…
Where is the Earth in the universe and…
The Earth is the third planet from the Sun.... It is the only kn…
How do the motions of the Earth and th…
Earth's motion causes day and night.... Earth's revolution is re…
18 terms
Science Unit 4: Earth, Sun, Moon System
What does Earth orbit?
A planets complete rotation on its axi…
A planets complete revolution around t…
How are we able to see the moon from E…
The sun
one day
one year
The light from the sun reflects off the surface of the moon
What does Earth orbit?
The sun
A planets complete rotation on its axi…
one day
15 terms
7th Grade Science Earth, Sun, Moon System
Sphere
Axis
24
Earth is tilted on an angle. The half…
Earth is shaped as a -------------
Earth rotates on its
Earth rotates around its axis once every ----- hours.
What's the reason for the seasons?
Sphere
Earth is shaped as a -------------
Axis
Earth rotates on its
15 terms
Science Earth, Sun, Moon System
Sphere
Axis
24
Earth is tilted on an angle. The half…
Earth is shaped as a -------------
Earth rotates on its
Earth rotates around its axis once every ----- hours.
What's the reason for the seasons?
Sphere
Earth is shaped as a -------------
Axis
Earth rotates on its
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Science sun earth moon system
Sphere
Time zone
Rotation
Revolution
Is a round three deminsional object the surface of which is t…
Longitude strips on earth bout 15 degrees wide on earths surf…
Spinning of earth on its axis used to measure time in days
Motion of earth around the sun, used to measure time in years
Sphere
Is a round three deminsional object the surface of which is t…
Time zone
Longitude strips on earth bout 15 degrees wide on earths surf…
science sun earth moon system
earths physical characteristics
rotation
revolution
what casues seasons to change
round 3d object, sphere,
earth spin on the axis and we experience night and day
earth yearly orbit around the sun
earths tilt
earths physical characteristics
round 3d object, sphere,
rotation
earth spin on the axis and we experience night and day
10 terms
Earth-Sun-Moon System
Eclipse (verb)
Partial (adj)
Solar Eclipse
Lunar Eclipse
The block something or to make something less important or po…
Not complete or total. A piece of something.
When the moon blocks part or all of the sun.
When the moon moves into a portion or all of the earth's shad…
Eclipse (verb)
The block something or to make something less important or po…
Partial (adj)
Not complete or total. A piece of something.
31 terms
Science Sun-Earth-Moon System
Sphere
Axis
Rotation
Revolution
Round 3D object
An imaginary vertical line around which the earth spins
Spinning of the earth on its axis which causes day and night
365 rotations in one journey around the Sun = 1 year... Earth's…
Sphere
Round 3D object
Axis
An imaginary vertical line around which the earth spins
17 terms
Sun-Earth-Moon System
orbit
revolution
rotation
solstice
path that an object follows as it moves around another object
the motion of one object around another object
a spinning motion
a day when Earth's rotation axis is the most toward or away f…
orbit
path that an object follows as it moves around another object
revolution
the motion of one object around another object
18 terms
Science earth-moon-sun system
Giant impact theory
27.3 days
27.3 days
365.25 days
How do most scientists think the moon formed
One revolution of the moon
One rotation of the moon
One revolution of the earth
Giant impact theory
How do most scientists think the moon formed
27.3 days
One revolution of the moon
23 terms
The Earth, Sun, Moon System
Earth's Axis
Rotation
What are 2 facts about the Earth's rot…
Revolution around the sun
The imaginary line that passes through Earth's center and Nor…
The spinning of Earth on it's axis.
1. It causes day and night... 2. It takes 24 hours for the Earth…
The movement of one object around another object. For example…
Earth's Axis
The imaginary line that passes through Earth's center and Nor…
Rotation
The spinning of Earth on it's axis.
42 terms
science final: the sun-earth-moon system
full moon
axis
rotation
revolution
when all of the moon's surface that faces Earth is lit up
imaginary line around which a planet such as earth rotates on
the spinning of earth on its axis
earths yearly orbit around the sun
full moon
when all of the moon's surface that faces Earth is lit up
axis
imaginary line around which a planet such as earth rotates on
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