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22 terms
Solar System
Lunar Eclipse
Crater
Phases
rotation
Earth blocks sunlight from reaching the moon
A large round pit caused by the impact of a meteoroid.
The different shapes of the moon you see from Earth
The spinning of Earth on its axis
Lunar Eclipse
Earth blocks sunlight from reaching the moon
Crater
A large round pit caused by the impact of a meteoroid.
40 terms
Solar System
Solar Systems consist of ....
The Earth is the _______ planet from t…
The earth is about __________ km from…
My Very Educated Mother Just Served Us…
Sun, Moon, Earth, Other planets and their moons, meteors, ast…
Third
150 million
Mercury... Venus ... Earth... Mars... Jupiter... Saturn... Uranus... Neptune
Solar Systems consist of ....
Sun, Moon, Earth, Other planets and their moons, meteors, ast…
The Earth is the _______ planet from t…
Third
13 terms
Solar System
asteroid
meteoroid
comet
rotation
A chunk of rock and metal that orbits the sun
Chunk of rock smaller than an asteroid
Ball of ice, rock, and frozen gases that orbit the sun.
The turning of the Earth on its axis.
asteroid
A chunk of rock and metal that orbits the sun
meteoroid
Chunk of rock smaller than an asteroid
23 terms
Solar System
Solar Eclipse
Lunar Eclipse
Crater
Phases
Occurs when the Moon passes directly between the Sun and Eart…
Earth blocks sunlight from reaching the moon
A large round pit caused by the impact of a meteoroid.
The different shapes of the moon you see from Earth
Solar Eclipse
Occurs when the Moon passes directly between the Sun and Eart…
Lunar Eclipse
Earth blocks sunlight from reaching the moon
13 terms
Solar System
Balance
Force
Gravity
Mass
an instrument used to compare two masses
something that can cause a change in motion; a push or pull
The force of attraction between objects in the universe due t…
the amount of matter in an object
Balance
an instrument used to compare two masses
Force
something that can cause a change in motion; a push or pull
9 terms
SOLAR SYSTEM
PLANETS
MERCURY
VENUS
EARTH
PLANETS
MERCURY
9 terms
Solar System
Moon
Planet
Waxing
Waning
A natural satellite that revolves around a planet.
A large body in space that orbits a star and does not produce…
the part of the moon phases where the illumination is increas…
(of the moon) pertaining to the period during which the visib…
Moon
A natural satellite that revolves around a planet.
Planet
A large body in space that orbits a star and does not produce…
9 terms
Solar System
Axis
Rotation
Revolution
Orbit
A real or imaginary line that a spinning object turns around.
The act of spinning around an axis. Earth spins once on its a…
One complete trip around an object in a circular or nearly ci…
The path an object takes as it travels around another object.
Axis
A real or imaginary line that a spinning object turns around.
Rotation
The act of spinning around an axis. Earth spins once on its a…
20 terms
Solar System
Solar System
Planet
Orbit
Gravity
the Sun and the planets and other objects that orbit the Sun
a large body in space that orbits a star and does not produce…
a path of an object as it circles around another object in ou…
a natural force that pulls two objects toward one another
Solar System
the Sun and the planets and other objects that orbit the Sun
Planet
a large body in space that orbits a star and does not produce…
14 terms
Solar System
revolution
axis
crater
phase
one complete trip around an object in circular or nearly circ…
a real or imagin line that an object spins around
a hollow area or pit in the ground
an apparent change in the moon's shape
revolution
one complete trip around an object in circular or nearly circ…
axis
a real or imagin line that an object spins around
Solar System
Terrestrial Planets
Gas Giants
Inner planets
Outer planets
Smaller planets that are solid and rocky compared to the othe…
Larger, gaseous planets of the outer solar system: Jupiter, S…
The four planets closest to the Sun and inside the asteroid b…
The four planets furthest from the Sun and outside the astero…
Terrestrial Planets
Smaller planets that are solid and rocky compared to the othe…
Gas Giants
Larger, gaseous planets of the outer solar system: Jupiter, S…
40 terms
Solar System
Solar Systems consist of ....
The Earth is the _______ planet from t…
The earth is about __________ km from…
My Very Educated Mother Just Served Us…
Sun, Moon, Earth, Other planets and their moons, meteors, ast…
Third
150 million
Mercury... Venus ... Earth... Mars... Jupiter... Saturn... Uranus... Neptune
Solar Systems consist of ....
Sun, Moon, Earth, Other planets and their moons, meteors, ast…
The Earth is the _______ planet from t…
Third
30 terms
Solar System
Theory of how the universe was formed
Earth centered model of the solar system
Sun centered model of the solar system
Discovered that Venus goes though phases
Big Bang Theory
Geocentric system
Heliocentric system
Galileo
Theory of how the universe was formed
Big Bang Theory
Earth centered model of the solar system
Geocentric system
29 terms
Solar System
Solar system
Atmosphere
orbit
Sun
collection of 8 planets and moon in orbit around the sun
layer of gas and dust
the path a space object takes around the Sun
center of solar system
Solar system
collection of 8 planets and moon in orbit around the sun
Atmosphere
layer of gas and dust
35 terms
Solar System
Solar Systems consist of ....
The Earth is the _______ planet from t…
The earth is about __________ km from…
My Very Educated Mother Just Served Us…
Sun, Moon, Earth, Other planets and their moons, meteors, ast…
Third
150 million
Mercury... Venus ... Earth... Mars... Jupiter... Saturn... Uranus... Neptune
Solar Systems consist of ....
Sun, Moon, Earth, Other planets and their moons, meteors, ast…
The Earth is the _______ planet from t…
Third
13 terms
Solar System
Comet
Elliptical
Inertia
Free-Fall
A ball of frozen dust and rock that orbits the sun and has a…
oval, obscure in expression
Resistance of an object to a change in its motion
the motion of a body when ony the force of gravity is acting…
Comet
A ball of frozen dust and rock that orbits the sun and has a…
Elliptical
oval, obscure in expression
18 terms
SOLAR SYSTEM, Solar System
PLANETS
MERCURY
VENUS
EARTH
PLANETS
MERCURY
30 terms
Solar System
Theory of how the universe was formed
Earth centered model of the solar system
Sun centered model of the solar system
Discovered that Venus goes though phases
Big Bang Theory
Geocentric system
Heliocentric system
Galileo
Theory of how the universe was formed
Big Bang Theory
Earth centered model of the solar system
Geocentric system
20 terms
Solar System
Solar System
Planet
Orbit
Gravity
the Sun and the planets and other objects that orbit the Sun
a large body in space that orbits a star and does not produce…
a path of an object as it circles around another object in ou…
a natural force that pulls two objects toward one another
Solar System
the Sun and the planets and other objects that orbit the Sun
Planet
a large body in space that orbits a star and does not produce…
18 terms
Solar System
Axis
Rotation
Revolution
Orbit
A real or imaginary line that a spinning object turns around.
The act of spinning around an axis. Earth spins once on its a…
One complete trip around an object in a circular or nearly ci…
The path an object takes as it travels around another object.
Axis
A real or imaginary line that a spinning object turns around.
Rotation
The act of spinning around an axis. Earth spins once on its a…
Solar System
Solar System
orbit
planet
Inner Planets
The sun and the objects that orbit around the sun (planets, m…
the path an object takes as it moves around antoher object in…
a large body of rock or gas that orbits the sun
warmer, smaller planets made of rock... Mercury, Venus, Earth, a…
Solar System
The sun and the objects that orbit around the sun (planets, m…
orbit
the path an object takes as it moves around antoher object in…
13 terms
Solar system
axis
orbit
planet
revolve
point at which a planet rotates around
how an object revolves around another object
a celestial body moving in an elliptical orbit around a star
to move in an orbit around something
axis
point at which a planet rotates around
orbit
how an object revolves around another object
22 terms
Solar System
asteroids
celestial objects
comets
gravitational force
irregular pieces of rock that move through space
all of the different objects in space that make up our universe
celestial objects made up of dust, ice, and gases that orbit…
the measurement of the pull of gravity
asteroids
irregular pieces of rock that move through space
celestial objects
all of the different objects in space that make up our universe
13 terms
solar system
solar system
matter
terrestrial planet
asteroid
the sun and the planets and other objects that orbit the sun.
anything that takes up space and has mass.
one of the four small, rocky planets closest to the sun.
a small, solid object that orbits the sun.
solar system
the sun and the planets and other objects that orbit the sun.
matter
anything that takes up space and has mass.
The Solar System
The bright globe of this planet is sur…
Most of the center of this planet is a…
It is the only planet in the solar sys…
It was the Roman God of the Underworld.
Saturn
Uranus
Earth
Pluto
The bright globe of this planet is sur…
Saturn
Most of the center of this planet is a…
Uranus
21 terms
Solar System
inner planets
outer planets
gravity
asteroids
planets that are small, rocky (terrestrial), and closer to th…
planets that are large, gaseous (Gas Gaints or Jovian), and f…
is the force that controls the motion of all objects in the U…
large pieces of space rock with irregulary shapes, most are f…
inner planets
planets that are small, rocky (terrestrial), and closer to th…
outer planets
planets that are large, gaseous (Gas Gaints or Jovian), and f…
34 terms
Solar system
orbit
solar system
terrestrial
liquid water
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(n) hệ mặt trời
(adj) This word means "like Earth". It describes planets that…
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orbit
(v) quay theo quỹ đạo
solar system
(n) hệ mặt trời
35 terms
The Solar System
the Sun
Mercury
Venus
the Earth
the Sun
Mercury
24 terms
Solar System
helium
hydrogen
gravity
star
gas lighter than air
gas that has no color and no smell that burns easily
force that pulls an object toward earth
a big ball of very hot gases
helium
gas lighter than air
hydrogen
gas that has no color and no smell that burns easily
42 terms
Solar System, The Solar System
Solar System
Planet
Orbit
Gravity
the Sun and the planets and other objects that orbit the Sun
a large body in space that orbits a star and does not produce…
a path of an object as it circles around another object in ou…
a natural force that pulls two objects toward one another
Solar System
the Sun and the planets and other objects that orbit the Sun
Planet
a large body in space that orbits a star and does not produce…
13 terms
Solar System
Sun
Mercury
Venus
Earth
The star at the center of our solar system
1st planet from the sun
2nd planet from Sun; has a dense atmosphere & known to rain a…
3rd planet from sun; has an atmosphere that protects life & s…
Sun
The star at the center of our solar system
Mercury
1st planet from the sun
Solar System
Terrestrial Planet
Gaseous Planet
Moon
Asteroid
A planet with a rocky surface. The inner four planets in the…
Sometimes called "gas giants" these are the four outer planet…
A mostly rocky body that orbits a planet.
Rocky bodies that orbit the sun in the solar system. Most ast…
Terrestrial Planet
A planet with a rocky surface. The inner four planets in the…
Gaseous Planet
Sometimes called "gas giants" these are the four outer planet…
Solar System
Solar System
Mercury
Venus
Earth
the collection of eight planets and their moons in orbit arou…
The closest planet to the sun
2nd planet from the sun
3rd planet from the sun
Solar System
the collection of eight planets and their moons in orbit arou…
Mercury
The closest planet to the sun
11 terms
Solar System
Asteroids
Comets
Force
Gravitational force
Irregular pieces of rock moving through space in an area betw…
Objects are made of ice, dust, and gases that orbit the sun a…
A push or a pull.
The pull that gravity has on an object.
Asteroids
Irregular pieces of rock moving through space in an area betw…
Comets
Objects are made of ice, dust, and gases that orbit the sun a…
55 terms
Solar System, The Solar System
Solar System
Planet
Orbit
Gravity
the Sun and the planets and other objects that orbit the Sun
a large body in space that orbits a star and does not produce…
a path of an object as it circles around another object in ou…
a natural force that pulls two objects toward one another
Solar System
the Sun and the planets and other objects that orbit the Sun
Planet
a large body in space that orbits a star and does not produce…
Solar System
solar system
planet
star
galaxy
the sun and the objects around it
a large body of rock or gas that orbits the sun
a ball of glowing gases; like our sun
a huge group of hundreds of millions of stars
solar system
the sun and the objects around it
planet
a large body of rock or gas that orbits the sun
29 terms
Solar System
sun
sun spots
solar flares
Mercury, Venus, Earth, Mars, Jupiter,…
the star that is at the center of our solar system
dark grey spots on the sun that are a cooler temperature
giant storms on the sun's surface
the nine planets in order from the sun
sun
the star that is at the center of our solar system
sun spots
dark grey spots on the sun that are a cooler temperature
10 terms
SOLAR SYSTEM
SUN
INNER PLANETS
OUTER PLANETS
TERRESTRIAL PLANETS
G -Type main sequence star; yellow dwarf; source of light and…
Mercury, Venus, Earth and Mars
Jupiter, Saturn, Uranus and Neptune
Planets similar in structure to Earth: small, dense and rocky…
SUN
G -Type main sequence star; yellow dwarf; source of light and…
INNER PLANETS
Mercury, Venus, Earth and Mars
14 terms
Solar System
Rotate
Axis
Revolve
Orbit
to spin around an axis
an imaginary line that runs from the center of Earth from the…
to travel in a closed path
the path of one object in space around another object
Rotate
to spin around an axis
Axis
an imaginary line that runs from the center of Earth from the…
14 terms
Solar System
solar system
axis
planet
revolve
the sun and all the objects that move around it
an imaginary line through the center of a planet
a large object that moves around the sun
move around another object
solar system
the sun and all the objects that move around it
axis
an imaginary line through the center of a planet
30 terms
Solar System
Solar Systems consist of ....
The Earth is the _______ planet from t…
Like Tiny Planets, Made of Rock and Or…
Many Asteroids exist in this area betw…
Sun, Moon, Earth, Other planets and their moons, meteors, ast…
Third
Asteroids
The Asteroid Belt
Solar Systems consist of ....
Sun, Moon, Earth, Other planets and their moons, meteors, ast…
The Earth is the _______ planet from t…
Third
16 terms
Solar System
Solar System
Planet
Sun
Star
A system of planets and other bodies orbiting a star.
A large body that has a round shape and orbits a star
The center of our solar system
A large body of gas that gives off light and heat
Solar System
A system of planets and other bodies orbiting a star.
Planet
A large body that has a round shape and orbits a star
33 terms
Solar System
Planet
Star
Solar System
Inner Planets
any of the celestial bodies that revolves a star and has larg…
a celestial body of hot gases that radiates energy derived fr…
sun, planets, and all the other objects that revolve around t…
Planets that are: rocky, high densities, revolve around the s…
Planet
any of the celestial bodies that revolves a star and has larg…
Star
a celestial body of hot gases that radiates energy derived fr…
15 terms
Solar System
asteroid
astronomy
comets
dwarf planet
A relatively small and rocky object that orbits a star
The scientific study of the universe
balls of ice, rock, and dust in space with a tail
An object that orbits the sun, has enough mass to give it a n…
asteroid
A relatively small and rocky object that orbits a star
astronomy
The scientific study of the universe
19 terms
The Solar System
Solar System
Astronomical unit (AU)
Planet
Dwarf Planet
consist of the sun, the planets, their moons, and a variety o…
This equals the average distance between Earth and the sun (1…
Round object that orbits the sun and has cleared out the regi…
Object that orbits the sun and has enough mass to be spherica…
Solar System
consist of the sun, the planets, their moons, and a variety o…
Astronomical unit (AU)
This equals the average distance between Earth and the sun (1…
23 terms
Solar System
telescope
solar system
sun
star
A tool that makes distant objects appear larger, brighter and…
the sun, planets, moons, and other objects that orbit the sun
nearest star to earth... *If the earth was further away from the…
A gigantic ball of gas which gives off heat and light. The SU…
telescope
A tool that makes distant objects appear larger, brighter and…
solar system
the sun, planets, moons, and other objects that orbit the sun
35 terms
The Solar System
the Sun
Mercury
Venus
the Earth
the Sun
Mercury
16 terms
The Solar System
telescope
planet
moon
satellite
An instrument that makes distant objects appear closer and la…
A large object that orbits a star and does not produce its ow…
A natural object that orbits a planet.
A natural or artificial (man-made) object in space that circl…
telescope
An instrument that makes distant objects appear closer and la…
planet
A large object that orbits a star and does not produce its ow…
15 terms
Solar System
axis
constellation
dwarf planet
gas giant
an imaginary line through the center of an object
group of stars that form a pattern shaped like an animal, per…
an orbiting body in the solar system that is much like a plan…
a very large planet made up mostly of gases
axis
an imaginary line through the center of an object
constellation
group of stars that form a pattern shaped like an animal, per…
23 terms
Solar System
telescope
solar system
sun
star
A tool that makes distant objects appear larger, brighter and…
the sun, planets, moons, and other objects that orbit the sun
nearest star to earth... *If the earth was further away from the…
A gigantic ball of gas which gives off heat and light. The SU…
telescope
A tool that makes distant objects appear larger, brighter and…
solar system
the sun, planets, moons, and other objects that orbit the sun
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