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Stars and Planets - Earth Science
Navigation, Seasons, Myths and Traditi…
Astrolabe
Zenith
Horizon
Stars are used for ____________________
An instrument formerly used to make astronomical measurements…
The point of the celestial sphere that is directly over the o…
Where the earth meets the sky
Navigation, Seasons, Myths and Traditi…
Stars are used for ____________________
Astrolabe
An instrument formerly used to make astronomical measurements…
31 terms
Science - Planets/Stars
What two forces keep in orbit?
What is mass?
Your weight on a planet depends on a p…
If you went to a different planet...Wh…
Inertia and Gravity
Matter
Mass and gravitational pull
Mass would stay same and weight change
What two forces keep in orbit?
Inertia and Gravity
What is mass?
Matter
25 terms
Science- planets-stars-galaxies
Dwarf Star
Stellar Nebula
Black Eye Galaxy
Black Hole
low luminosity, mass, and size
Massive clouds of dust
The light-absorbing dust appears in front of the star systems…
has a strong gravitational pull that cannot escape
Dwarf Star
low luminosity, mass, and size
Stellar Nebula
Massive clouds of dust
25 terms
Science- Galaxies-Stars- planets
Milky Way
Elliptical galaxies
Spiral Galaxy
Irregular galaxies
Big, some galaxies, and is from our universe
Galaxy having smooth, nearly featureless brightness profile.
Galaxy where stars and gas clouds are focused mainly in one o…
Galaxy that does not have a distinct regular shape among the…
Milky Way
Big, some galaxies, and is from our universe
Elliptical galaxies
Galaxy having smooth, nearly featureless brightness profile.
40 terms
science test - stars and planets
Mercury
Venus
Earth
Mars
smallest of the planets, has extreme hot and cold temperature…
Hottest planet due to thick clouds that trap in the heat.
planet with abundant water and life, surface is divided into…
Red planet due to iron oxide (rust) large mountains, valleys…
Mercury
smallest of the planets, has extreme hot and cold temperature…
Venus
Hottest planet due to thick clouds that trap in the heat.
6 terms
Science:Stars and Planets
Proton
Neutron
Electron
Atom
Positively charged atomic subparticle
Neutral charged particle
Negatively charged atomic subparticle
Building blocks of all matter
Proton
Positively charged atomic subparticle
Neutron
Neutral charged particle
12 terms
Science Planets, Moons, and Stars
rotate
axis
revolve
orbit
to turn or to spin
a line though the center of a spinning object
to move around another object
the regular path one object travels around another
rotate
to turn or to spin
axis
a line though the center of a spinning object
17 terms
Science Space, Stars, and Planets
Sphere
Axis
Rotation
Revolution
A round, three-dimensional object.
The imaginary vertical line around which Earths spins.
Earth spinning on it axis
Another important motion
Sphere
A round, three-dimensional object.
Axis
The imaginary vertical line around which Earths spins.
10 terms
Science "Moon, Stars, and Planets"
phases
solar system
constellation
planet
The different shapes that the Moon seems to have as it orbits…
The Sun, nine planets, and their moons
A star pattern that makes a picture; named after animals
The name we give to a large object that orbits around the Sun…
phases
The different shapes that the Moon seems to have as it orbits…
solar system
The Sun, nine planets, and their moons
18 terms
The Planets, Stars and Galaxies Science 5th grade
solar system
planet
dwarf planet
moons
made up of a star and the planets and other space objects tha…
a large, round body that revolves around a star in our solar…
a nearly round body, slightly smaller than a planet, whose or…
small natural objects that revolve around other objects
solar system
made up of a star and the planets and other space objects tha…
planet
a large, round body that revolves around a star in our solar…
9 terms
Science planets and stars
mercury
venus
earth
mars
closest planet to sun
hottest planet
only planet with life
has the largest volcano
mercury
closest planet to sun
venus
hottest planet
39 terms
science- Astronomy/stars/planets
mercury
venus
earth
mars
1st planet from sun t
2nd planet from sun t
3rd planet from sun t
4th planet from sun t
mercury
1st planet from sun t
venus
2nd planet from sun t
Science Test Planets and Stars
Celestial Object
Red Shift
Blue Shift
Doppler Effect
an asteroid, comet, or meteor
moving away
moving forwards
an increase or decrease in sound, light, or other waves
Celestial Object
an asteroid, comet, or meteor
Red Shift
moving away
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Science stars planets
infrared waves
what year is most commonly considered…
When did humans travel farthest from E…
where did humans GO to travel farthest…
are longer than visable light waves
1957
1969
moon
infrared waves
are longer than visable light waves
what year is most commonly considered…
1957
Earth Science Planets And Stars
Which characteristics of the planets i…
which object in space emits light beca…
why are terrestrial planets differ fro…
What are the characteristics that best…
Period of revolution
polaris
They are more dense and smaller
Reddish orange with high luminosity and low surface temperature
Which characteristics of the planets i…
Period of revolution
which object in space emits light beca…
polaris
32 terms
Science test - stars and planets
Constellations
mythology
88
revolves
patterns of stars
ancient cultures used ________________ or everyday items to n…
Modern astronomy studies ______ constellations
Some constellations are not visible all year because Earth __…
Constellations
patterns of stars
mythology
ancient cultures used ________________ or everyday items to n…
28 terms
Science - Planets and Stars Test
Nebula
Protostar
Main Sequence
Red Giant
Gas and dust cloud; Birthplace of stars; Gravity forms larger…
Contraction and increase in pressure and heat; at 10 million…
Stars become stable (same size and brightness); Mass determin…
Hydrogen core changes to helium and collapses; outer hydrogen…
Nebula
Gas and dust cloud; Birthplace of stars; Gravity forms larger…
Protostar
Contraction and increase in pressure and heat; at 10 million…
15 terms
Stars and Planets Science Test
comets
asteroids
Asteroid Belt
Trojan Asteroids
a body that produces dust and gas; a small icy body that orbi…
a small, solid, rocky body that orbits the sun
the region between Mars and Jupiter where most asteroids orbit
one of the number of asteroids that has a similar mean motion…
comets
a body that produces dust and gas; a small icy body that orbi…
asteroids
a small, solid, rocky body that orbits the sun
9 terms
SCIENCE/STARS/PLANETS
What star is the hottest?
What star is the least hottest?
What are the 4 planets closes to the s…
What are the 4 planets closes to the s…
The blue star
The red star
Mercury, Venus, Earth, Mars
they are called the rocky planets.
What star is the hottest?
The blue star
What star is the least hottest?
The red star
24 terms
science stars and planets
what are radio waves
what are microwaves
what is inffared light
what is visable light
they are the longest wave length. less energy and higher freg…
shorter wave lengths and higher freguency
produced when something puts off heat
see colors of the rainbow
what are radio waves
they are the longest wave length. less energy and higher freg…
what are microwaves
shorter wave lengths and higher freguency
15 terms
Science Moon/Stars/Planet
Moon
Craters
Solar System
Moon phases
a ball of rock that is earth's nearest neighbor
large holes on the moon made by space rocks
sun, earth, planets with their moons
different shapes the moon seems to have as it orbits the sun
Moon
a ball of rock that is earth's nearest neighbor
Craters
large holes on the moon made by space rocks
18 terms
The Planets, Stars and Galaxies Science 5th grade
solar system
planet
dwarf planet
moons
made up of a star and the planets and other space objects tha…
a large, round body that revolves around a star in our solar…
a nearly round body, slightly smaller than a planet, whose or…
small natural objects that revolve around other objects
solar system
made up of a star and the planets and other space objects tha…
planet
a large, round body that revolves around a star in our solar…
24 terms
Planets and Stars
Solar system
Orbit
Galaxy
Atmosphere
earth and seven other planets orbit around the sun
Move around (the sun)
group of stars, planets, and dust
Made up of gas around a planet
Solar system
earth and seven other planets orbit around the sun
Orbit
Move around (the sun)
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Science ch 3 stars and planets
Mercury
Jupiter
Jupiter
Saturn
Smallest planet
Largest planet
Galileo first observed this planet's moons in 1610
This planet has rings
Mercury
Smallest planet
Jupiter
Largest planet
35 terms
Earth Science - The Universe, Stars and Planets
What is at the center of the solar sys…
How many planets are in our solar syst…
What are the four inner planets?
What are the four outer planets?
Jupiter
8 - Mercury, Venus, Earth, Mars, Jupiter, Saturn, Uranus and…
Mercury, Venus, Earth and Mars
Jupiter, Saturn, Uranus and Neptune
What is at the center of the solar sys…
Jupiter
How many planets are in our solar syst…
8 - Mercury, Venus, Earth, Mars, Jupiter, Saturn, Uranus and…
15 terms
Planets and Stars
solar system
orbit
galaxy
atmosphere
planets orbiting the sun
move around
group of stars, planets, gases, and dust
made of gases
solar system
planets orbiting the sun
orbit
move around
Science, Chapter 8; Planets, Moons, and Star
axis
crater
constellation
orbit
A line through the center of a spinning object
A hollow area, or pit, in the ground.
A group of stars that seems to form a picture
The regular path one object travels around another
axis
A line through the center of a spinning object
crater
A hollow area, or pit, in the ground.
14 terms
Science chapter 2 planets and stars
Rotate
Axis
Revolve
Orbit
To spin around an axis
An imaginary line that runs through the center of the earth f…
To travel in a closed path
The closed path of one object in space around a mother object…
Rotate
To spin around an axis
Axis
An imaginary line that runs through the center of the earth f…
10 terms
ELL Beg. Science Planets and Stars
solar system
galaxy
atmosphere
asteroids
earth and other planets move around the sun
group of stars, planets, gases, and dust.
gases around the Earth
pieces of rock and metal, they orbit the sun
solar system
earth and other planets move around the sun
galaxy
group of stars, planets, gases, and dust.
8 terms
earth science planets, stars etc
star
asteroid belt (where is it located)
comet
nickname of a comet
a large mass of hot gasses emitting energy waves (plasma state)
between mars and jupiter
A ball of frozen dust and rock that orbits the sun and has a…
dirty snowball
star
a large mass of hot gasses emitting energy waves (plasma state)
asteroid belt (where is it located)
between mars and jupiter
21 terms
Science Vocal for Stars, planets, etc
Rotation
Revolution
Axis
Orbit
Spinning motion of planet on it's axis?
Movement of an object around another object?
Imaginary line that passes through Earth's center & where ear…
Path of an object as it revolves around another object in spa…
Rotation
Spinning motion of planet on it's axis?
Revolution
Movement of an object around another object?
54 terms
Stars and planets
stars
planets
Solar system
spaceship
نجوم
كواكب
النظام الشمسي
سفينة فضاء
stars
نجوم
planets
كواكب
16 terms
Science Q&A - Planets and Stars
List the 8 planets in order (#1 is clo…
What are the four inner planets?
What are the four outer planets?
What is a solar system?
Mercury, Venus, Earth, Mars, Jupiter, Saturn, Uranus, Neptune
Mercury, Venue, Earth, Mars
Jupiter, Saturn, Uranus, Neptune
a system in space made up of stars and the objects around it
List the 8 planets in order (#1 is clo…
Mercury, Venus, Earth, Mars, Jupiter, Saturn, Uranus, Neptune
What are the four inner planets?
Mercury, Venue, Earth, Mars
11 terms
planets/stars
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…
12 terms
Planets and Stars
rotate
axis
revolve
orbit
to spin around an axis
an imaginary line that runs through the center of a planet fr…
to travel in a closed path
the closed path of one object in space around another object
rotate
to spin around an axis
axis
an imaginary line that runs through the center of a planet fr…
19 terms
Unit 1 - Module 1: Earth & Space Science (Sun, Stars and Planets)
Sol
Sunspots
Solar Flares
Corona
Sun
Dark, cooler spots on the sun
Bright, giant storms that occur at the sunspots
The sun's outer surface that is surrounded with thin, reddish…
Sol
Sun
Sunspots
Dark, cooler spots on the sun
Stars and Planets
Astronomy
Astronomer
Astrology
Astrologer
The branch of science that deals with the study of the universe
A scientist who studies the stars and other objects in the sky
Belief that the sun, moon, planets, and stars control our lives
someone who predicts the future by the positions of the plane…
Astronomy
The branch of science that deals with the study of the universe
Astronomer
A scientist who studies the stars and other objects in the sky
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Planets and Stars
rotate
axis
revolve
orbit
to spin around an axis
an imaginary line that runs through the center of Earth from…
to travel in a closed path
the closed path of one object in space around another object;…
rotate
to spin around an axis
axis
an imaginary line that runs through the center of Earth from…
19 terms
Science Chp 8: Moon, Stars, Planets
moon
crater
phase
star
ball of rock that orbits the Earth
large holes in the moon
shape the moon has as it orbits the Earth
hot ball of light or gases that appear tiny in the sky
moon
ball of rock that orbits the Earth
crater
large holes in the moon
24 terms
Planets and Stars
A huge ball of super heated gases
A star and all the planets and other o…
to spin around an axis
A huge system of gases, dust, and many…
star
solar system
rotate
Galaxy
A huge ball of super heated gases
star
A star and all the planets and other o…
solar system
13 terms
Science 5th Section 4 (Planets and Stars)
How many outer planets are there?
How many inner planets are there?
Whats another name for outer planets?
what are the layers of the sun?
4, Jupiter,Saturn,Uranus,Neptune
4, Mercury,Venus,Earth,Mars
Gas Planets
Photosphere,chromosphere,corona
How many outer planets are there?
4, Jupiter,Saturn,Uranus,Neptune
How many inner planets are there?
4, Mercury,Venus,Earth,Mars
16 terms
Second Grade Science Enjoying the Stars and Planets
eight
sun
telescope
astronauts
How many planets are in our solar system?
What is at the very center of our solar system?
What can we look through to see things that are very far away?
What are people who travel in space called?
eight
How many planets are in our solar system?
sun
What is at the very center of our solar system?
21 terms
HackettTeaches Grade 4 Earth Science Planets & Stars
rotate
moon phases
moon
axis
turns on an imaginary axis
different shapes the moon appears to have
a large object or satellite orbiting the earth
an imaginary line running through two poles
rotate
turns on an imaginary axis
moon phases
different shapes the moon appears to have
24 terms
Planets and Stars
Solar system
Orbit
Galaxy
Atmosphere
earth and seven other planets orbit around the sun
Move around (the sun)
group of stars, planets, and dust
Made up of gas around a planet
Solar system
earth and seven other planets orbit around the sun
Orbit
Move around (the sun)
12 terms
Planets and Stars- Inner planets
Solar system
Orbit
Galaxy
Atmosphere
earth and seven other planets orbit around the sun
Move around (the sun)
group of stars, planets, and dust
Made up of gas around a planet
Solar system
earth and seven other planets orbit around the sun
Orbit
Move around (the sun)
10 terms
4th Grade - Estudies - Science - Week 16 - Stars, Moons, and Planets
planet
dwarf planet
moon
satellite
A large body in space that orbits a star and does not produce…
A planet that is a tiny size, has an unusual orbit, and a roc…
A natural object that orbits a planet
An object that revolves around another object in space
planet
A large body in space that orbits a star and does not produce…
dwarf planet
A planet that is a tiny size, has an unusual orbit, and a roc…
23 terms
Astronomy - Planets & Stars
binary star
constellation
cosmology
radio galaxy
Describes two stars that are bound together by gravity and or…
A group of stars that form a pattern in the sky
The study of the universe, including its current nature, orig…
Very bright, often giant, elliptical galaxy that emits as muc…
binary star
Describes two stars that are bound together by gravity and or…
constellation
A group of stars that form a pattern in the sky
10 terms
Stars & Planets
Our star
1 solar radius equals
Biggest stars (500 times larger than t…
Smallest stars (less than one tenth of…
the Sun
the radius of our sun
supergiant
white dwarfs
Our star
the Sun
1 solar radius equals
the radius of our sun
13 terms
Science Studies Weekly Stars, Planets and Galaxies #17
Stars
Nuclear fusion
Protostar
Main sequence
huge spheres of burning, glowing gas
occurs when lighter elements are forced to merge into heavier…
a star that is just starting its life
the adult phase of a star's life; lasts about 10 billion years
Stars
huge spheres of burning, glowing gas
Nuclear fusion
occurs when lighter elements are forced to merge into heavier…
8 terms
Planets and Stars
revolution
rotation
dynamic equilibrium
nuclear fusion
orbiting of one body around another body
spinning of an object on its own axis
when the amount of energy being... given off is in balance with…
the process by which Hydrogen atoms combine to create and mai…
revolution
orbiting of one body around another body
rotation
spinning of an object on its own axis
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