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Science Chapter 28 Sun-Earth-Moon
Electromagnetic Radiation
4 Benefits of Using Telescopes in Space
Hubble Space Telescope
Galileo Telescope
Red-Radio... Mangoes-Microwaves... Imagine-Infared... Very-Visible... Use…
- Different detectors can be attached to telescopes ... - Telesc…
Reflecting Telescope ... -Observes ultraviolet, visible, infrare…
Refracting Telescope
Electromagnetic Radiation
Red-Radio... Mangoes-Microwaves... Imagine-Infared... Very-Visible... Use…
4 Benefits of Using Telescopes in Space
- Different detectors can be attached to telescopes ... - Telesc…
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Chapter 28: The Sun-Earth-Moon System
Electromagnetic Spectrum
Reflecting Telescope
Refracting Telescope
Hubble Space Telescope
The arrangement of electromagnetic radiation, including gamma…
A type of telescope that uses mirrors to focus visible light.
A type of telescope that uses lenses to focus visible light.
A space based observation center that was launched in 1990. I…
Electromagnetic Spectrum
The arrangement of electromagnetic radiation, including gamma…
Reflecting Telescope
A type of telescope that uses mirrors to focus visible light.
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Chapter 28 Sun - Earth - Moon
interferometry
reflecting telescope
refracting telescope
spinoff
process that links separate telescopes so they act as one tel…
a type of telescope that uses mirrors to focus visible light
a type of telescope that uses lenses to focus visible light
technology that has been passed to commercial industries for…
interferometry
process that links separate telescopes so they act as one tel…
reflecting telescope
a type of telescope that uses mirrors to focus visible light
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Chapter 28 - Earth's Moon
mare
crater
rille
regolith
a large, dark area of basalt on the moon
a bowl-shaped depression that forms on the surface of an obje…
long, deep channels on the surface of the moon
the layer of dust and rock on the surface of the moon
mare
a large, dark area of basalt on the moon
crater
a bowl-shaped depression that forms on the surface of an obje…
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Science Chapter 28: The Sun-Earth-Moon System
The first multi-country space habit fo…
Probe to Pluto and beyond
Telescope launched in 1990 to carry ou…
Craft in which astronauts study weight…
International Space Station
New Horizons
Hubble Space Telescope
Space Shuttle
The first multi-country space habit fo…
International Space Station
Probe to Pluto and beyond
New Horizons
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Chapter 28 : The Sun-Earth-Moon System
ptolemy
aristotle
copernicus
Brahe and Kepler
placed earth in the center (geocentric) 140 AD
earth is a sphere
sun is center (heliocentric) 1543 AD
agreed with copernicus via law of planatary motion
ptolemy
placed earth in the center (geocentric) 140 AD
aristotle
earth is a sphere
Earth Science Unit 8 Chapter 28 The Sun-Earth-Moon System
Why is the Sun-Earth-Moon System impor…
Tools of Astonomy
Electromagnetic Radiation
Types of Electromagnetic Radiation
The motions of the Sun-Moon-Earth affect Earth physically and…
The best and only tool that astronomers use to learn about th…
Consists of electric and magnetic disturbances, traveling thr…
Visible light- seen by the human eye;... infrared, ultraviolet r…
Why is the Sun-Earth-Moon System impor…
The motions of the Sun-Moon-Earth affect Earth physically and…
Tools of Astonomy
The best and only tool that astronomers use to learn about th…
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Chapter 28 - The Sun-Earth-Moon System
interferometry
reflecting telescope
refracting telescope
spinoff
Process that links separate telescopes so they act as one tel…
a type of telescope that uses mirrors to focus visible light.
a type of telescope that uses lenses to focus visible light.
NASA technology that has been passed to commercial industries…
interferometry
Process that links separate telescopes so they act as one tel…
reflecting telescope
a type of telescope that uses mirrors to focus visible light.
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Earth Science - Holt McDougal Chapter 28: The moon
Albedo
Lunar Highlands
Maria
Impact Craters
the percentage of incoming light that is reflected by the moo…
heavily cratered regions of the moon that are light in color…
dark, smooth plains that have few craters
formed when objects from space crashed into the lunar surface
Albedo
the percentage of incoming light that is reflected by the moo…
Lunar Highlands
heavily cratered regions of the moon that are light in color…
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Chapter 28 The Sun-Earth-Moon System
interferometry
reflecting telescope
refracting telescope
spinoff
process that links separate telescopes so they act as one tel…
A telescope that uses a curved mirror to collect and focus li…
A telescope that uses convex lenses to gather and focus light
Technology developed in the space program that now has common…
interferometry
process that links separate telescopes so they act as one tel…
reflecting telescope
A telescope that uses a curved mirror to collect and focus li…
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Earth Science Chapter 28 Review
Most short period comets come from the…
Most long period comets come from the…
Comets have two tails. True or false?
Meteorites can provide information abo…
True
True
True
the composition of the solar system before the planets formed
Most short period comets come from the…
True
Most long period comets come from the…
True
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Chapter 28: earths moons
satellite
natrual
artificial
regolith
a body that orbits a larger body
non man made satellite
man-made put into science
layer of crusted dust and rocks
satellite
a body that orbits a larger body
natrual
non man made satellite
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Chapter 28: The Sun-Earth-Moon System
Refracting Telescope
Reflecting Telescope
Interferometry
Spinoffs
Uses lenses to bring visible light to a focus; invented aroun…
Brings visible light to focus with mirrors; invented in 1668.…
The process of linking separate telescopes together so they a…
NASA technologies that have been passed on to commercial indu…
Refracting Telescope
Uses lenses to bring visible light to a focus; invented aroun…
Reflecting Telescope
Brings visible light to focus with mirrors; invented in 1668.…
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Chapter 28: moon earth & space
moon
Satellite
Lunar
Breccia
a celestial body that revolves around a body that is larger i…
a natural or artificial body that revolves around a larger ce…
any feature of the moon
one type of rock that occurs in both maria and the highlands;…
moon
a celestial body that revolves around a body that is larger i…
Satellite
a natural or artificial body that revolves around a larger ce…
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Earth Science Chapter 28
big bang
cosmic background radiation
Doppler effect
galaxy
the universe began with a big explosion as a concentration of…
weak electromagnetic radiation (radio waves) left over from t…
apparent change in frequency and wavelength of energy radiate…
huge groups of stars held together by gravity
big bang
the universe began with a big explosion as a concentration of…
cosmic background radiation
weak electromagnetic radiation (radio waves) left over from t…
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Earth Science Chapter 28 Vocabulary
Satellite
moon
Mare
crater
A natural or artificial body that revolves around a celestial…
a celestial body that revolves around a body that is greater…
a large dark area of basalt on the moon
a bowl-shaped depression that forms on the surface of an obje…
Satellite
A natural or artificial body that revolves around a celestial…
moon
a celestial body that revolves around a body that is greater…
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Earth Science Chapter 28
Reflecting Telescope
Interferometry
Spinoff
Highland
A type of telescope that uses mirrors to focus visible light
Process that links separate telescopes so they act as one tel…
NASA technology that has been passed to commercial industries…
Light colored, mountainous, heavily cratered areas of the moo…
Reflecting Telescope
A type of telescope that uses mirrors to focus visible light
Interferometry
Process that links separate telescopes so they act as one tel…
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Chapter 28 the sun-earth-moon systems
reflecting telescope
refracting telescope
spin-off
albedo
a type of telescope that uses mirrors to focus visible light
a type of telescope that uses lenses to focus visible light
NASA technology that has been passed to commercial industries…
amount of sun light that is reflected by the surface of a pla…
reflecting telescope
a type of telescope that uses mirrors to focus visible light
refracting telescope
a type of telescope that uses lenses to focus visible light
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Chapter 28 Voc. - The Sun Earth Moon System
refracting telescopes
reflecting telescopes
interferometry
spinoffs
the 1st telescopes, invented around the year 1600, used sense…
telescopes that bring visible light to a focus with mirrors
the process of linking separate telescopes together so that t…
more than 1300 different NASA technologies have been passed o…
refracting telescopes
the 1st telescopes, invented around the year 1600, used sense…
reflecting telescopes
telescopes that bring visible light to a focus with mirrors
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Chapter 28: The Sun-Earth-Moon System
Electromagnetic Spectrum
Reflecting Telescope
Refracting Telescope
Hubble Space Telescope
The arrangement of electromagnetic radiation, including gamma…
A type of telescope that uses mirrors to focus visible light.
A type of telescope that uses lenses to focus visible light.
A space based observation center that was launched in 1990. I…
Electromagnetic Spectrum
The arrangement of electromagnetic radiation, including gamma…
Reflecting Telescope
A type of telescope that uses mirrors to focus visible light.
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Earth Science Chapter 28
Satellite
Moon
Mare
Crater
A natural or artificial body that revolves around a planet.
A body that revolves around a planet and that has less mass t…
A large, dark area of basalt, solidified lava, on the moon.
A bowl-shaped depression that forms on the surface of an obje…
Satellite
A natural or artificial body that revolves around a planet.
Moon
A body that revolves around a planet and that has less mass t…
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Chapter 28 - The Sun-Earth-Moon System
Remote Sensing
Electromagnetic Spectrum
Frequency
Refracting Telescopes
A method of collecting data or information through the use of…
All of the frequencies or wavelengths of electromagnetic radi…
How many waves can pass a given point per second, measured in…
Use lenses to bring visible light into a focus.
Remote Sensing
A method of collecting data or information through the use of…
Electromagnetic Spectrum
All of the frequencies or wavelengths of electromagnetic radi…
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Chapter 28: Sun, Earth, Moon Relationships
What are the three theories of the moo…
What is the Capture Theory?
What is the Simultaneous Theory?
What is the Impact Theory?
Capture, Simultaneous, and Impact
Large object trapped by Earth's gravitational pull; began to…
Moon and the Earth formed at the same time, near each other
A Mars-sied object collided with the early Earth; the vaporiz…
What are the three theories of the moo…
Capture, Simultaneous, and Impact
What is the Capture Theory?
Large object trapped by Earth's gravitational pull; began to…
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Chapter 28 The Sun-Earth-Moon System
refracting telescope
reflecting telescope
interferometry
spinoff
A type of telescope that uses lenses to focus visible light.
A type of telescope that uses mirrors to focus visible light.
Process that links separate telescopes so they act as one tel…
NASA technology that has been passed to commercial industries…
refracting telescope
A type of telescope that uses lenses to focus visible light.
reflecting telescope
A type of telescope that uses mirrors to focus visible light.
26 terms
Earth Science Chapter 28
Satellite
moon
Mare
crater
A natural or artificial body that revolves around a celestial…
a celestial body that revolves around a body that is greater…
a large dark area of basalt on the moon
a bowl-shaped depression that forms on the surface of an obje…
Satellite
A natural or artificial body that revolves around a celestial…
moon
a celestial body that revolves around a body that is greater…
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Earth Science Chapter 28 Space
electromagnetic radiation
electromagnetic spectrum
continuous spectrum
emission spectrum
Energy radiated in the form of a wave, resulting from the mot…
A continuum depicting the range of electromagnetic radiation,…
A spectrum that contains all colors or wavelengths
A spectrum consisting of individual lines at characteristic w…
electromagnetic radiation
Energy radiated in the form of a wave, resulting from the mot…
electromagnetic spectrum
A continuum depicting the range of electromagnetic radiation,…
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Earth Science Chapter 28
satellite
moon
Anorthosites
Mare
body that orbits a larger body
celestial body that orbits a larger body
rock that makes up the light, rough highlands
large, dark area of basalt on the moon
satellite
body that orbits a larger body
moon
celestial body that orbits a larger body
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HOLT EARTH SCIENCE CHAPTER 28
satellite
moons
Sputnik
mare
a natural or artificial body that revolves around a larger ce…
a celestial body that revolves around a body that is larger i…
which was the first artificial satellite launched into space
a large, dark area of basalt on the moon(plural, maria)
satellite
a natural or artificial body that revolves around a larger ce…
moons
a celestial body that revolves around a body that is larger i…
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Chapter 28 Earth Science
Aurora
Chromosphere
Convective Zone
Moon
Sheets of colored light produced by a magnetic storm in the e…
Hun layer of the Suns atmosphere that lies above the photosph…
Region around the Suns radiative zone in which moving gases t…
Body that is smaller than a planet and orbits the planet
Aurora
Sheets of colored light produced by a magnetic storm in the e…
Chromosphere
Hun layer of the Suns atmosphere that lies above the photosph…
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earth science chapter28
interferometry
reflecting telescope
refracting telescope
spinoff
Process that links seperate telescopes so they act as one tel…
A telescope that uses a curved mirror to collect and focus li…
A telescope that uses convex lenses to gather and focus light
NASA technology that has been passed to commercial industries…
interferometry
Process that links seperate telescopes so they act as one tel…
reflecting telescope
A telescope that uses a curved mirror to collect and focus li…
13 terms
Earth Science Chapter 28
astronomical unit
eccentricity
terrestrial planet
Jovian planet
distance in space
the ratio of the distance between the foci to the length of t…
the four inner planets
Jupiter, Saturn, Uranus, Neptune
astronomical unit
distance in space
eccentricity
the ratio of the distance between the foci to the length of t…
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Earth science- Chapter 28
Electromagnetic radiation
Electromagnetic spectrum
Continuous spectrum
Emission spectrum
Energy that travels in waves
A continuum wih the longest wavelength at one end and shortes…
An unbroken band of colors
A series of unevenly spaced lines of different colors and bri…
Electromagnetic radiation
Energy that travels in waves
Electromagnetic spectrum
A continuum wih the longest wavelength at one end and shortes…
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Earth Science Chapter 28
astronomical unit
eccentricity
terrestrial planet
Jovian planet
distance in space
the ratio of the distance between the foci to the length of t…
the four inner planets
Jupiter, Uranus, Neptune (Gas Giants)
astronomical unit
distance in space
eccentricity
the ratio of the distance between the foci to the length of t…
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Earth Science: Chapter 28
Planetesimals
Retrograde Motion
Ellipse
Astronomical Unit
Space object built of solid particles that can form planets t…
A planet's apparent backward movement in the sky.
An oval that is centered on two points called foci; the shape…
The average distance between the Sun and Earth, 1.496 X 10 (8…
Planetesimals
Space object built of solid particles that can form planets t…
Retrograde Motion
A planet's apparent backward movement in the sky.
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Chapter 28 - Earth Science
Refracting Telescope
Reflecting Telescope
Interferometry
Spinoff
a type of telescope that uses lenses to focus visible light
a type of telescope that uses mirrors to focus visible light
process that links separate telescopes so they act as one tel…
NASA technology that has been passed down to commercial indus…
Refracting Telescope
a type of telescope that uses lenses to focus visible light
Reflecting Telescope
a type of telescope that uses mirrors to focus visible light
32 terms
Chapter 28 Earth Science
mare
crater
moon
regolith
a large, dark area of lunar basalt
a bowl-shaped depression that forms on the surface of an obje…
a smaller natural body that orbits a planet
layer of crushed rock and dust on the moon's surface
mare
a large, dark area of lunar basalt
crater
a bowl-shaped depression that forms on the surface of an obje…
21 terms
Earth Science Chapter 28 Review
Most short period comets come from the…
Most long period comets come from the…
Comets have two tails. True or false?
Meteorites can provide information abo…
True
True
True
the composition of the solar system before the planets formed
Most short period comets come from the…
True
Most long period comets come from the…
True
22 terms
Chapter 28 - Earth Science
Refracting Telescope
Reflecting Telescope
Interferometry
Spinoff
a type of telescope that uses lenses to focus visible light
a type of telescope that uses mirrors to focus visible light
process that links separate telescopes so they act as one tel…
NASA technology that has been passed down to commercial indus…
Refracting Telescope
a type of telescope that uses lenses to focus visible light
Reflecting Telescope
a type of telescope that uses mirrors to focus visible light
13 terms
Chapter 28 Earth Science
Astronomical Unit
Eccentricity
Terrestrial Planet
Jovian Planet
average distance from the sun
ratio of the distance between the foci to the length of the m…
the four inner planets
Jupiter, Saturn, Uranus, Neptune, gas giants, outer planets
Astronomical Unit
average distance from the sun
Eccentricity
ratio of the distance between the foci to the length of the m…
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earth science chapter 28
Moon
natural satellite
Satellite
Mere
A ____ is a celestial body that revolves around a body that i…
Moons are also known as ______ ________.
A _______ is a natural or artificial body that moves around a…
A large, dark area of basalt on the moon is known as a ____.
Moon
A ____ is a celestial body that revolves around a body that i…
natural satellite
Moons are also known as ______ ________.
Earth Science Chapter 28 Review
Most short period comets come from the…
Most long period comets come from the…
Comets have two tails. True or false?
The main asteroid belt exists in a reg…
True
True
True
Mars and Jupiter
Most short period comets come from the…
True
Most long period comets come from the…
True
13 terms
Earth Science Chapter 28
astronomical unit
eccentricity
terrestrial planet
Jovian planet
-distance in space
-the ratio of the distance between the foci to the length of…
-the four inner planets
-"Gas Giants"... -Jupiter, Saturn, Uranus, and Neptune because t…
astronomical unit
-distance in space
eccentricity
-the ratio of the distance between the foci to the length of…
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Earth Science, Chapter 28
interferometry
reflecting telescope
refracting telescope
spinoff
Process that links separate telescopes so they act as one tel…
a type of telescope that uses mirrors to focus visible light.
a type of telescope that uses lenses to focus visible light.
NASA technology that has been passed to commercial industries…
interferometry
Process that links separate telescopes so they act as one tel…
reflecting telescope
a type of telescope that uses mirrors to focus visible light.
12 terms
Earth Science Chapter 28
Io
Ganymede
Callisto
Europa
Active volcanoes
Largest moon found, made of ice and rock, has its own magneti…
Most densely cratered moon in our solar system
May have solid core surrounded by ocean
Io
Active volcanoes
Ganymede
Largest moon found, made of ice and rock, has its own magneti…
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Earth Science Chapter 28
satellite
moon
Anorthosites
Mare
body that orbits a larger body
celestial body that orbits a larger body
rock that makes up the light, rough highlands
large, dark area of basalt on the moon
satellite
body that orbits a larger body
moon
celestial body that orbits a larger body
18 terms
Earth Science Chapter 28
Astronomical Unit
Eccentricity
Ellipse
Planetesimal
Earth average distance from the sun (semi-major axis)
ratio of the distance between foci to the length of major axi…
an oval shape centered on two two points, foci
objects formed from colliding particles
Astronomical Unit
Earth average distance from the sun (semi-major axis)
Eccentricity
ratio of the distance between foci to the length of major axi…
22 terms
Chapter 28 - Earth Science
Refracting Telescope
Reflecting Telescope
Interferometry
Spinoff
a type of telescope that uses lenses to focus visible light
a type of telescope that uses mirrors to focus visible light
process that links separate telescopes so they act as one tel…
NASA technology that has been passed down to commercial indus…
Refracting Telescope
a type of telescope that uses lenses to focus visible light
Reflecting Telescope
a type of telescope that uses mirrors to focus visible light
22 terms
Chapter 28 - Earth Science
Refracting Telescope
Reflecting Telescope
Interferometry
Spinoff
a type of telescope that uses lenses to focus visible light
a type of telescope that uses mirrors to focus visible light
process that links separate telescopes so they act as one tel…
NASA technology that has been passed down to commercial indus…
Refracting Telescope
a type of telescope that uses lenses to focus visible light
Reflecting Telescope
a type of telescope that uses mirrors to focus visible light
29 terms
Earth science chapter 28
Accretion
Nebula
Nebular Theory
Planetesimals
Growth or increase in size by gradual external addition, fusi…
large cloud of interstellar gas and dust that collapses on it…
The theory that the solar and stellar systems were develop fr…
space object build of soled particles that can form planets t…
Accretion
Growth or increase in size by gradual external addition, fusi…
Nebula
large cloud of interstellar gas and dust that collapses on it…
Earth Science chapter 28
interferometry
reflecting telescope
refracting telescope
spinoff
Process that links seperate telescopes so they act as one tel…
A telescope that uses a curved mirror to collect and focus li…
A telescope that uses convex lenses to gather and focus light
strategy of setting up one or more corporate units as new, in…
interferometry
Process that links seperate telescopes so they act as one tel…
reflecting telescope
A telescope that uses a curved mirror to collect and focus li…
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