Study sets matching "solar system"

Study sets
Classes
Users

Study sets matching "solar system"

34 terms
Solar System
Light year
Astronomical Unit
Retrograde rotation
Orbit
Distance light travels in one year.
The average distance between Earth and the sun, about 150 mil…
Reverse motion in which a planet rotates from east to west, i…
The curved path of a celestial object or spacecraft around a…
Light year
Distance light travels in one year.
Astronomical Unit
The average distance between Earth and the sun, about 150 mil…
19 terms
Solar System
Asteroids
Celestial Object
Comets
Distance
Irregular pieces of rock moving through space in an area betw…
Any natural object found in space.
Objects are made of ice, dust, and gases that orbit the sun a…
The measurement of the amount of space between objects.
Asteroids
Irregular pieces of rock moving through space in an area betw…
Celestial Object
Any natural object found in space.
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
28 terms
El Sistema Solar (Solar System)
Mercurio
Venús
La Tierra
Marte
Mercury
Venus
Earth
Mars
Mercurio
Mercury
Venús
Venus
11 terms
The Solar System
solar system
revolution
orbit
gravity
a system of planets, their moons, and other objects that move…
the movement of one object around another
the path a planet follows as it revolves around the Sun
a force that makes objects pull toward each other
solar system
a system of planets, their moons, and other objects that move…
revolution
the movement of one object around another
13 terms
Solar System
Solar system
orbit
The largest object in the solar system
Mercury
collection of 8 planets and moon in orbit around the sun
the path a space object takes around the Sun
sun
planet closest to the sun
Solar system
collection of 8 planets and moon in orbit around the sun
orbit
the path a space object takes around the Sun
22 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
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
47 terms
Solar System
Gravity
The gravitational pull of the sun
Inertia
Mass
an attractive force that acts between any two objects
What keeps any planet from flying off into outer space?
the tendency of an object to resist any change in its motion
the amount of matter in an object; how many atoms or molecule…
Gravity
an attractive force that acts between any two objects
The gravitational pull of the sun
What keeps any planet from flying off into outer space?
54 terms
Solar System Vocabulary Poster
planets
rotate
revolve
Solar System
large, round objects in space (such as the Earth) that travel…
To move or turn in a circle.
To turn around a center point or line.
Our sun and the planets that move around it.
planets
large, round objects in space (such as the Earth) that travel…
rotate
To move or turn in a circle.
22 terms
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…
Solar System
equator
comet
orbit
gravity
a line running east and west around the earth cutting it into…
a lump of rock, ice, and gas that travels through space
a path of a planet as it travels around the sun
that force that pulls objects towards another object
equator
a line running east and west around the earth cutting it into…
comet
a lump of rock, ice, and gas that travels through space
Solar System
Mercury
Venus
Mars
Jupiter
First planet from the sun
Second planet from the sun
Fourth planet from the sun
Largest planet, gas giant
Mercury
First planet from the sun
Venus
Second planet from the sun
5 terms
Solar System
Sun
Earth
Mercury
Saturn
Star - a ball of fire
Third rock from the sun
First planet closest to the sun
Rings around it
Sun
Star - a ball of fire
Earth
Third rock from the sun
8 terms
Solar System
planet
solar system
inner planets
outer planets
a large object that orbits a star
a star and the objects that orbit it
planets closer to the Sun than the asteroid belt
planets beyond the asteroid belt
planet
a large object that orbits a star
solar system
a star and the objects that orbit it
17 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
Solar System
Solar System
Star
Atmosphere
Sunspots
The planets, moons, and sun are part of this.
The sun is one that the planets orbit around.
Are the gases around a planet's orbit.
Are the dark areas that appear on the sun.
Solar System
The planets, moons, and sun are part of this.
Star
The sun is one that the planets orbit around.
Our Solar System
Sun
Mercury
Venus
Earth
Is in the center of our solar system and is a star.
Planet closest to the sun. Temperatures range from 800F to -2…
Called Earth's sister planet because it is close to earth and…
3rd planet from the sun.
Sun
Is in the center of our solar system and is a star.
Mercury
Planet closest to the sun. Temperatures range from 800F to -2…
21 terms
Solar System
Solar Systems consist of ....
The Earth is the _______ planet from t…
My Very Educated Mother Just Served Us…
Like Tiny Planets, Made of Rock and Or…
Sun, Moon, Earth, Other planets and their moons, meteors, ast…
Third
Mercury... Venus ... Earth... Mars... Jupiter... Saturn... Uranus... Neptune
Asteroids
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
Inner Planets
Outer Planets
Mercury
Venus
Small, rocky planets that orbit closest to the sun including…
Jupiter, Saturn, Uranus and Neptune. Much larger than the inn…
Smallest planet/ closest to the sun
2nd planet from Sun; has a thick deadly atmosphere; rotates o…
Inner Planets
Small, rocky planets that orbit closest to the sun including…
Outer Planets
Jupiter, Saturn, Uranus and Neptune. Much larger than the inn…
19 terms
Solar System
axis
rotation
orbit
revolution
An imaginary line through a body, about which it rotates.
CIRCULAR MOVEMENT AROUND AN AXIS
The path of an object as it revolves around another object in…
The movement of an object around another object
axis
An imaginary line through a body, about which it rotates.
rotation
CIRCULAR MOVEMENT AROUND AN AXIS
Solar System
solar system
sun
gravity
orbit
Includes planets, moons, asteroids,... comets and sun
- earth's nearest star... - the ONLY star in our solar system... -…
- the force that pulls all things to the... center of the earth…
- the elliptical path a planet follows around the... sun
solar system
Includes planets, moons, asteroids,... comets and sun
sun
- earth's nearest star... - the ONLY star in our solar system... -…
15 terms
Solar System
Nebula hypothesis
galaxies
Neptune
Pluto
The formation of the solar system from a huge cloud of dust a…
a large collection of stars, dust, and gas bound together by…
Which planet is associated with the Great Dark Spot
This planet is not considered a major planet because there ar…
Nebula hypothesis
The formation of the solar system from a huge cloud of dust a…
galaxies
a large collection of stars, dust, and gas bound together by…
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
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
17 terms
Solar System
Asteroids
Celestial objects
Comets
Distance
irregular large pieces of rock that move through space. Most…
Any natural objects in space that make up our universe.
objects made up of ice, dust, and gases that orbit the sun in…
measure of the amount of space between objects.
Asteroids
irregular large pieces of rock that move through space. Most…
Celestial objects
Any natural objects in space that make up our universe.
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
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.
7 terms
Solar System
planet
terrestrial planets
Jovian planets
dwarf planet
object in space that revolves around the Sun
inner planets, small with rocky surfaces
outer planets, large with gas surfaces
object in space too small to be considered a planet
planet
object in space that revolves around the Sun
terrestrial planets
inner planets, small with rocky surfaces
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
solar system
star
solar system
constellation
planet
a huge ball of very hot gases in space
made up of a star and all the planets and other objects that…
a pattern of stars that is named after a religious or mythica…
a body that revolves around a star
star
a huge ball of very hot gases in space
solar system
made up of a star and all the planets and other objects that…
13 terms
solar system
Mercury
Venus
Earth
Mars
Closest to the Sun; has a thin atmosphere w/ temp. extremes,…
2nd planet from Sun; has a dense atmosphere & known to rain a…
3rd planet from the sun. Fifth largest planet. Blue color bec…
4th planet from the sun, very thin atmosphere, water can be f…
Mercury
Closest to the Sun; has a thin atmosphere w/ temp. extremes,…
Venus
2nd planet from Sun; has a dense atmosphere & known to rain a…
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 with a tail
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
20 terms
Solar System Test Review
Name the eight planets in order (begin…
What is the name of our galaxy?
How many stars are in our Milky Way (O…
Name the four inner planets?
1. Mom 2. Visits 3. Every 4. Morning 5. Just 6. Stays 7. Unti…
Milky Way
400 Billion, dust and gas
1. Mercury 2. Venus 3. Earth 4. Mars
Name the eight planets in order (begin…
1. Mom 2. Visits 3. Every 4. Morning 5. Just 6. Stays 7. Unti…
What is the name of our galaxy?
Milky Way
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 & volcanoes
3rd planet from sun; has liquid water which is crucial for li…
Sun
The star at the center of our solar system
Mercury
1st planet from the sun
Solar System
Sun
Mercury
Venus
Earth
is the star at the center of the Solar System and is by far t…
is the smallest and innermost planet in the Solar System
is the second planet from the Sun, orbiting it every 224.7 Ea…
is the third planet from the Sun, the densest planet in the S…
Sun
is the star at the center of the Solar System and is by far t…
Mercury
is the smallest and innermost planet in the Solar System
Solar System
Asteroid
Comet
Dwarf Planet
Gas Giant Planets
small, solid object that orbits the sun
a mass of ice, rock and gas orbiting the sun
a round object that orbits the sun, but does not orbit a planet
One of the FOUR planets that are made of GAS. These are: Jupi…
Asteroid
small, solid object that orbits the sun
Comet
a mass of ice, rock and gas orbiting the sun
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
Mercury
Venus
Earth
Mars
Closest planet to the sun... Smallest planet... Inner planet
Hottest planet... 2nd planet from the sun... Inner planet
3rd planet from sun; has an atmosphere that protects life & s…
4th planet from the sun... Appears red due to color of dust... Inne…
Mercury
Closest planet to the sun... Smallest planet... Inner planet
Venus
Hottest planet... 2nd planet from the sun... Inner planet
19 terms
Solar System
Aristotle
geocentric model
Copernicus
heluim
explained that object in the universe moves in circles on sma…
is when the sun revolves around the Earth
said Earth's revolutions around the sun causes the year and s…
makes up 25% of the mass of the sun mass
Aristotle
explained that object in the universe moves in circles on sma…
geocentric model
is when the sun revolves around the Earth
33 terms
Solar System
aphelion
asteroid
Asteroid Belt
astronomical unit
the position in an object's orbit where the object is farthes…
a small, irregularly shaped, rocky object that orbits the sun
a 300-km wide region between the orbits of Mars and Jupiter t…
the average distance from Earth to the sun; about 150 million…
aphelion
the position in an object's orbit where the object is farthes…
asteroid
a small, irregularly shaped, rocky object that orbits the sun
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…
The Solar System
Asteroid
Asteroid belt
Comet
Fusion
Rocky object, smaller than a planet, that orbits a star
Region between Mars and Jupiter where most asteroids orbit hu…
Ball of ice, rock,froze gases and dust that orbits the sun
Process by which particles combine to form a new particle
Asteroid
Rocky object, smaller than a planet, that orbits a star
Asteroid belt
Region between Mars and Jupiter where most asteroids orbit hu…
20 terms
Solar System
Solar System
Orbit
Star
Planet
The system of planets and other orbiting the sun.
The path one object takes around another.
self-luminous objects that shines through the release of ener…
An object moving around a star.(SUN)
Solar System
The system of planets and other orbiting the sun.
Orbit
The path one object takes around another.
10 terms
Solar System
inner planet
outer planet
orbit
rotation
Mercury, Venus ,Earth and Mars are the four closets planets t…
Jupiter, Saturn, Uranus, Neptune are the four planets farthes…
to move in the path around an object
to turn on an axis
inner planet
Mercury, Venus ,Earth and Mars are the four closets planets t…
outer planet
Jupiter, Saturn, Uranus, Neptune are the four planets farthes…
5 terms
Solar System
Earth
Sun
Solar System
Milky Way
Third Planet from the Sun in our solar system.
The star in the center of our solar system.
A group of planets and stars in a system.
The name of our solar system
Earth
Third Planet from the Sun in our solar system.
Sun
The star in the center of our solar system.
20 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
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…
Solar System
Solar System
Planet
Moon
Inner Planets
Made up of a star and the objects that surround it
Large object that orbits a star
Natural object that orbits a planet
Four planets closest to the sun. These planets are all:... - mad…
Solar System
Made up of a star and the objects that surround it
Planet
Large object that orbits a star
solar system
Earth
Galaxy
Inner Planets
Jupiter
The 3rd planet from sun. Has one moon, orbits the sun in 365…
Huge group of single stars, star systems, star clusters, dust…
Small, rocky planets that orbit closest to the sun including…
The 5th planet from Sun. Has the most moons,... largest planet,…
Earth
The 3rd planet from sun. Has one moon, orbits the sun in 365…
Galaxy
Huge group of single stars, star systems, star clusters, dust…
4 of 10