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Science Unit 2 Solar System
Why are some planets referred to as "R…
Planets may also be referred to as "in…
Explain how gravity keeps planets in o…
Explain the cause of ocean tides.
The rocky planets are made out of rocks while the gas planets…
The first 4 rocky planets are in the inner part near the sun…
Without gravity, the planets would fly away and be in the mid…
The moon is creating the gravity in the water, causing it to…
Why are some planets referred to as "R…
The rocky planets are made out of rocks while the gas planets…
Planets may also be referred to as "in…
The first 4 rocky planets are in the inner part near the sun…
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Science Unit 2-Solar System
rotation
orbit
crater
phase
the act of spinning around an axis
the path an object takes as it travels around another object
a hollow area or pit in the ground
a temporary state of being often used to describe a change in…
rotation
the act of spinning around an axis
orbit
the path an object takes as it travels around another object
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Science Unit 2: Solar System
Photosphere
Prominence
Solar Wind
Sunspot
The surface of the Sun.
Large eruptions or loops of flaming gas from the Sun's surface.
A constant stream of particles that flow into space from the…
Dark, cooler areas of the Sun's photosphere.
Photosphere
The surface of the Sun.
Prominence
Large eruptions or loops of flaming gas from the Sun's surface.
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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 Solar System 2-1
geocentric
Ptolemy
Nicolas Copernicus
heliocentric
Earth is the center of the revolving planets, Ancient Greek t…
Greek astronomer thought Earth in center, but moon, Mercury,…
1500's a Polish astronomer thought sun was center. Thought Me…
sun is center, Earth and other planets revolve around sun
geocentric
Earth is the center of the revolving planets, Ancient Greek t…
Ptolemy
Greek astronomer thought Earth in center, but moon, Mercury,…
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Science 6.2 Solar System
artificial satellites
astronauts
dwarf planet
Earth
man-made object that orbit around the earth or the moon
People who travel in spacecraft to space
An object that orbits the sun and is spherical, but has not c…
3rd planet from the sun
artificial satellites
man-made object that orbit around the earth or the moon
astronauts
People who travel in spacecraft to 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…
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: 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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Science solar system part 2
Meteorite
Asteroid belt
Asteroid
Heliocentric
Meteroids that pass through the atmosphere and hit the earths…
The region betwenn mars and jupiter
A small rocky body,orbiting the sun
Theory of sun in the center of the solar system
Meteorite
Meteroids that pass through the atmosphere and hit the earths…
Asteroid belt
The region betwenn mars and jupiter
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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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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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Science Test 2- The Solar System
What is the Man in the Moon produced by?
What minerals are found on the Moon?
How was the moon formed?
How long is a lunar month?
marias
feldspar
formed after a large object hit Earth and the debris from the…
about 29 days & 12 hours
What is the Man in the Moon produced by?
marias
What minerals are found on the Moon?
feldspar
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Science solar system vocab #2
Absolute magnitude
hertzsprung-Russell diagram
Main sequence
Pulsar
The brightness of a star if it were a standard distance from…
A graph relating the temperature and brightness of stars
An area on the Hertzsprung-Russell diagram that runs from the…
A neutron star that produces radio waves.
Absolute magnitude
The brightness of a star if it were a standard distance from…
hertzsprung-Russell diagram
A graph relating the temperature and brightness of stars
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Science solar system sec. 2
Solar system
Astronomical unit
Inner planets
Mercury
Made up of eight planets their moons and any other celestial…
Is about 150 million km, the mean distance from earth to sun
Are solid with minerals simular to those on earth
Second smallest planet and closest to the sun also has heavil…
Solar system
Made up of eight planets their moons and any other celestial…
Astronomical unit
Is about 150 million km, the mean distance from earth to sun
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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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solar system science olympiad
mars
terrestrial planets
iapetus
asteroid belt
fourth planet from the sun
planets that people could live on. the four planets that are…
Saturn's third largest natural satellite
a belt between the orbits of Mars and Jupiter which has small…
mars
fourth planet from the sun
terrestrial planets
planets that people could live on. the four planets that are…
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Science Solar System Part 2
Asteroid
Comet
Core
Crater
An irregular shaped rock that orbits the sun
A space object made of ice and dusty hat orbits a star and de…
The center of an object
A hole in the ground caused by the impact of an object from s…
Asteroid
An irregular shaped rock that orbits the sun
Comet
A space object made of ice and dusty hat orbits a star and de…
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Science - Unit 2 -Solar System
Heliocentric
Geocentric
Composition
Atmosphere
Earth and the other planets revolve ... around the sun.
Earth is at the center of the revolving ... planets and starts.
what something is made up of
the gasses that surround Earth
Heliocentric
Earth and the other planets revolve ... around the sun.
Geocentric
Earth is at the center of the revolving ... planets and starts.
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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 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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Unit 2 Science (Solar System)
Big Bang Theory
Nuclear Fusion (Sun)
Dark Matter
Dark Energy
States that the universe formed in an instant, billions of ye…
The process of hydrogen nuclei fusing into helium nuclei.
Matter that does not give off any electromagnetic radiation a…
The force that is causing the expansion of the universe.
Big Bang Theory
States that the universe formed in an instant, billions of ye…
Nuclear Fusion (Sun)
The process of hydrogen nuclei fusing into helium nuclei.
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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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Science Solar System Part 2
Causes
Spring
Neep
Maria
Tides are caused by the gravity of the moon pulling on the mo…
When the sun's gravity and the moon's gravity both work toget…
When the sun and moon make a right angle on the Earth and pul…
Maria on the moon are large grey parts that were once formed…
Causes
Tides are caused by the gravity of the moon pulling on the mo…
Spring
When the sun's gravity and the moon's gravity both work toget…
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Science- Unit 2: The Solar System
Solar system
Sun centered
describes something that uses Earth as…
Parallax
the sun and all of the planets and other bodies that travel a…
heliocentric
Geocentric
an apparent shift in the position of an object when viewed fr…
Solar system
the sun and all of the planets and other bodies that travel a…
Sun centered
heliocentric
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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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Physical Science: Solar System
The Sun
Mercury
Venus
Earth
The Sun
Mercury
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Science Test 2-Solar System
The Sun
Sun's Gravity
Axis
Moons
The center of our solar system
Causes planets to orbit the sun
The Imaginary line through the center of a planet around whic…
Are natural satellites that orbit a planet
The Sun
The center of our solar system
Sun's Gravity
Causes planets to orbit the sun
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Science Module 2:Heat, Solar System
thermal energy
chemical energy
mechanical energy
asteroid
Heat energy
The potential energy stored in chemical bonds
Kinetic or potential energy associated with the motion or pos…
a small rocky body orbiting the sun
thermal energy
Heat energy
chemical energy
The potential energy stored in chemical bonds
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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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Science-Solar System Part 2
Why do seasons occur?
Why do we have moon phases?
How do inertia and gravity combine to…
Explain how a lunar eclipse differs fr…
Because of the Earth's tilt. Axis is tilted at an angle of 23…
Because the moon depend on its position in relation to the Su…
Earth's gravity keeps pulling the moon toward it, preventing…
A lunar eclipse occurs when the Earth passes between the Moon…
Why do seasons occur?
Because of the Earth's tilt. Axis is tilted at an angle of 23…
Why do we have moon phases?
Because the moon depend on its position in relation to the Su…
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Science 1-2 solar systems
Geocentric
Heliocentric
Ellipse
Nuclear fusion
Earth is at the center of the revolving planets and stars
Earth and the other planets revolve around the sun
And oval shape which may be elongated or nearly circular
Hydrogen Adams joined together to form helium
Geocentric
Earth is at the center of the revolving planets and stars
Heliocentric
Earth and the other planets revolve around the sun
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Science - Solar System 6th Grade Part 2
Comet
Venus
Mecury
Mars
Parts: Comma,Ion Tail,Gas Tail... Composed Of Frozen Water,Rock,…
Second Planet From The Sun
Smallest Planet And Closet To Sun
Polar Caps And 4th Planet From The Sun
Comet
Parts: Comma,Ion Tail,Gas Tail... Composed Of Frozen Water,Rock,…
Venus
Second Planet From The Sun
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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 Lesson 2
Which object is the largest?... Earth, M…
Which object is nearly spherical in sh…
Which object is small, icy and orbits…
Which object is too cold for water to…
Earth
Earth
Comet
Mars
Which object is the largest?... Earth, M…
Earth
Which object is nearly spherical in sh…
Earth
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Set 2 Science Words "Outside the Solar System"
matter
Milky Way Galaxy
nebula
orbit
anything that takes up space and has weight
the galaxy that includes the Sun and the solar system
a region or cloud of interstellar dust and gas appearing as a…
to revolve around another object
matter
anything that takes up space and has weight
Milky Way Galaxy
the galaxy that includes the Sun and the solar system
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Science Section 2 Solar Systems
Density
Crater
Moon Phase
Solar Eclipse
The amount of matter un a given volume of a substance.
Depressions formed by large meteorites; more craters= older s…
The changing views of the Moon as seen from Earth.
During a new moon, when the Sun, the moon, and the Earth are…
Density
The amount of matter un a given volume of a substance.
Crater
Depressions formed by large meteorites; more craters= older s…
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Science: The Solar System Part 2
A dwarf planet has objects similar in…
Asteroids orbit the Sun between ______…
What are comets made of
Comets _____ the sun in long ______ or…
Mass
Mars and Jupiter
Rocks, ice, dust
Orbit, elliptical
A dwarf planet has objects similar in…
Mass
Asteroids orbit the Sun between ______…
Mars and Jupiter
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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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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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Science Lesson 1 & 2 - The Solar System
Solar System
Comet
Star
Equinox
The Sun and everything that orbits it make up the solar system.
Small, rocky, icy objects that orbit the Sun.
A large sphere of hydrogen gas hot enough for nuclear reactio…
Occurs when Earth's rotation axis is tilted neither toward no…
Solar System
The Sun and everything that orbits it make up the solar system.
Comet
Small, rocky, icy objects that orbit 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…
20 terms
Solar System Science Olympiad, Ice in the Solar System
Triton
Titan
Europa
Mars
Triton
Titan
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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…
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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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Solar System Vocabulary Week 2
diameter
satellite (natural satellites)
gravity
crater
The distance across the center of a circle or sphere
a moon; a celestial body that orbits a planet or smaller body
the force that causes things to move toward each other or to…
a large round hole in the ground
diameter
The distance across the center of a circle or sphere
satellite (natural satellites)
a moon; a celestial body that orbits a planet or smaller body
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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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Our Solar System 2
Solar System
orbit
sun
planets
The system of planets and other objects orbiting the star whi…
To travel around something in a curved path.
The star that is the central object of our Solar System, arou…
Round, large objects that orbit the sun.
Solar System
The system of planets and other objects orbiting the star whi…
orbit
To travel around something in a curved path.
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