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18 terms
Earth Science: Moon
Waxing
Waning
Gibbous
Crescent
Building to the moon
The moon begins to disappear
More than half it lit up
Less than half is lit up
Waxing
Building to the moon
Waning
The moon begins to disappear
17 terms
earth science midterm - the moon
moon
why does the moon appear lit?
how long does it take the moon to revo…
half the moon is always....
a celestial object that revolves around a planet
because it is reflecting the sun's rays
takes 27.3 days or a month
lit up
moon
a celestial object that revolves around a planet
why does the moon appear lit?
because it is reflecting the sun's rays
Science: Earth, Sun, Moon
Sun
Sun
Earth
Earth
considered and average star
huge ball of white gases
completely orbits the sun in 365 1/4 days
has one moon
Sun
considered and average star
Sun
huge ball of white gases
27 terms
Earth Science: Moon & Tides
How big is the Moon in relation to Ear…
What is the gravity like on the Moon i…
How was the moon formed?
When was the moon formed?
1\4 of the Earth's size
Less
The Big Whack
4.6 billion years ago
How big is the Moon in relation to Ear…
1\4 of the Earth's size
What is the gravity like on the Moon i…
Less
20 terms
Moon-Sun-Earth Science vocabulary
Rotation
Revolution
Sphere
Axis
The spinning of an object around a central-axis one compltete…
A curved path as one object takes as it moves around another…
A round three-dimensional object whose surface is the same di…
imaginary vertical line cutting through the center of earth,…
Rotation
The spinning of an object around a central-axis one compltete…
Revolution
A curved path as one object takes as it moves around another…
15 terms
Science; Earth, Moon, and Sun
Orbit
Revolution
Rotation
Rotation Axis
The path an object follows as it moves around another object
The orbit of one object around another object
The spin of an object around its axis
The line on which an object rotates
Orbit
The path an object follows as it moves around another object
Revolution
The orbit of one object around another object
12 terms
Science Sun, Earth, and Moon
rotation
revolution
axis
equator
west to east or "counter-clockwise"; sunset to sunrise; rotat…
a full elliptical orbit; 1 revolution=365.25 days
the Earth is tilted 23.5 degrees; tilt of earth is currently…
an imaginary line that divides the Earth into two equal hemis…
rotation
west to east or "counter-clockwise"; sunset to sunrise; rotat…
revolution
a full elliptical orbit; 1 revolution=365.25 days
10 terms
Science: Earth, Moon, Sun
Lunar
Phases
Waxing
Waning
relating to the moon.
the apparent shape of the moon at anytime in its series of ch…
to increase an apparent size
to grow gradually smaller
Lunar
relating to the moon.
Phases
the apparent shape of the moon at anytime in its series of ch…
34 terms
earth moon and sun Science
satellite
planet
meteor
comet
a body that orbits a planet
an object which revolves around the sun
A streak of light in the sky produced by the burning of a met…
a cold mixture of dust and ice
satellite
a body that orbits a planet
planet
an object which revolves around the sun
33 terms
"Earth, Sun & Moon :: Astronomy :: Earth Science" and 1 other
solar system
orbit
revolve
rotate
The sun is at the center with 8 planets that revolve around it.
The circular path an object takes around another (revolution).
The circles represent Earth moving around the Sun as the moon…
To spin on an axis take one day; 24 hours; night and day.
solar system
The sun is at the center with 8 planets that revolve around it.
orbit
The circular path an object takes around another (revolution).
18 terms
Science-Sun Earth Moon
Solar system
Galaxy
Universe
Name of Galaxy we live in
1 star and the planets that orbit it
Group of billion stars
Everything in space
The milky way
Solar system
1 star and the planets that orbit it
Galaxy
Group of billion stars
23 terms
8th Grade Science Earth and Moon
Astronmy
Orbit
Sphere
Ellipse
Study of objects in the Universe beyond the Earths Atmosphere
Oval shape in which Planets travel around the sun
Round three - dimensional objects whose surface at all points…
shape of earths orbit
Astronmy
Study of objects in the Universe beyond the Earths Atmosphere
Orbit
Oval shape in which Planets travel around the sun
18 terms
Sun, Moon and Earth science quiz
Solar Eclipse
Lunar Eclipse
Moon Phases
Day Cycle
SME - Sun, Moon, Earth
SEM - Sun, Earth, Moon
the shape of the illuminated (sunlit) portion of the Moon as…
time period where the sun is lighting up the part of the worl…
Solar Eclipse
SME - Sun, Moon, Earth
Lunar Eclipse
SEM - Sun, Earth, Moon
23 terms
Science Earth, Sun, and Moon
Layers of the Sun
Why do we only see one side of the moon?
Explain a Solar Eclipse
Explain a Lunar Eclipse
Only one side of the Moon is visible from Earth because the M…
Solar eclipses can only occur during a new Moon, when the Moo…
A lunar eclipse occurs when the Moon passes directly behind t…
Layers of the Sun
Why do we only see one side of the moon?
Only one side of the Moon is visible from Earth because the M…
20 terms
science earth moon and sun
3 reasons for seasons on earth
Winter start date in nh and sh
spring start date in nh and sh
summer start date in nh and sh
tilt of earth... earth's orbit around the sun... amount of direct s…
December 21& june 21
march 21&sept 21
june 21&dec 21
3 reasons for seasons on earth
tilt of earth... earth's orbit around the sun... amount of direct s…
Winter start date in nh and sh
December 21& june 21
10 terms
Earth Science 7th Grade: Earth/Moon/Sun
Neap Tide
Spring Tide
Daily Tides
Phases of the Moon
a tide of minimum range occurring at the first and the third…
a tide of greater-than-average range around the times of new…
the rise and fall of sea levels caused by the combined effect…
the appearance of the illuminated portion of the Moon as seen…
Neap Tide
a tide of minimum range occurring at the first and the third…
Spring Tide
a tide of greater-than-average range around the times of new…
15 terms
Science- Earth, Moon, and Sun
Earth's Rotation
Earth's Revolution
Time to complete rotation
Time to complete revolution
Spin or turn- the world spinning by itself on its axis
Go around- The Earth moving around the sun
24 hours
365 days
Earth's Rotation
Spin or turn- the world spinning by itself on its axis
Earth's Revolution
Go around- The Earth moving around the sun
28 terms
Earth Science Chapter 27: Sun-Earth-Moon System
rotation
revolution
Neap Tide
Spring Tide
the Earth spins on it's axis every 24 hours
The Earth revolves around the sun every 365 days
when the sun, earth and moon make a right angle; ... Tidal Range…
when the sun, earth, and moon are lined up; ... Tidal range is t…
rotation
the Earth spins on it's axis every 24 hours
revolution
The Earth revolves around the sun every 365 days
28 terms
THE MOON (Earth Science)
define the moon
what is the latin word for the moon?
what was the name of the roman goddess…
gravity on the moon is what on earth?
a natural satellite of the earth
luna
diana
1/6 the weight on earth
define the moon
a natural satellite of the earth
what is the latin word for the moon?
luna
23 terms
GSL Science 8 Earth and Moon
Equinox
Rotation
Summer Solstice
Sphere
Each of the two times of the year when days and nights are of…
Earth's spinning that causes night and day
In the northern hemisphere, this occurs when the Sun reaches…
A 3 dimensional figure with all of its points the same distan…
Equinox
Each of the two times of the year when days and nights are of…
Rotation
Earth's spinning that causes night and day
13 terms
ELL Science - Earth, Sun, and Moon
Axis
Rotate
Revolve
Alternate
An imaginary line that goes right through the center of somet…
To spin around while staying in one place
To move in a path around another object
To take turns or to change back and forth
Axis
An imaginary line that goes right through the center of somet…
Rotate
To spin around while staying in one place
12 terms
Earth, Sun & Moon :: Astronomy :: Earth Science
astronomy
crater
solar system
orbit
The study of the stars, planets, and space
A large, wide, flat hole in the surface of the moon or a planet
The sun and the planets that orbit it.
The circular path an object takes around a center point.
astronomy
The study of the stars, planets, and space
crater
A large, wide, flat hole in the surface of the moon or a planet
28 terms
Physical Science Earth Moon and Sun
astronomy
axis
rotation
revolution
the study of the moon, stars, and other objects in space
an imaginary line that passes through Earth's center and the…
the spinning motion of a planet on its axis
the movement of an object around another object
astronomy
the study of the moon, stars, and other objects in space
axis
an imaginary line that passes through Earth's center and the…
29 terms
Science: Sun, Moon, and Earth
The Big Bang
Matter
Mass
Weight
The theory that explains how EVERYTHING including SPACE and T…
Everything is matter. Matter has mass
How much MATTER (stuff) is in something ... The more mass the mo…
How much force is being pulled down on an object due to gravity
The Big Bang
The theory that explains how EVERYTHING including SPACE and T…
Matter
Everything is matter. Matter has mass
23 terms
SCIENCE TEST: Earth, Moon & Sun
What does earth's rotation cause?
Why does the sun appear to move across…
How do we know that the earth is tilted?
How long does it take the earth to mov…
it causes day and night
because the earth rotates on its axis
because there are different seasons
it takes one year
What does earth's rotation cause?
it causes day and night
Why does the sun appear to move across…
because the earth rotates on its axis
26 terms
Sun, Earth, and Moon Science
The entire world uses this type of mea…
What measuring system does the US use…
Other than for medicine and science, w…
There is only ______ unit(s) to rememb…
Metric System
Metric System
English Standard Measure
one
The entire world uses this type of mea…
Metric System
What measuring system does the US use…
Metric System
14 terms
SCIENCE MOON PHASES AND EARTH
Hemisphere
Apparent Motion
Revolution
Rotation
One half of earth
The way something appears to move
The act of spinning around something
The act of spinning around
Hemisphere
One half of earth
Apparent Motion
The way something appears to move
12 terms
Earth, Sun & Moon :: Astronomy :: Earth Science
astronomy
crater
solar system
orbit
The study of the stars, planets, and space
A large, wide, flat hole in the surface of the moon or a planet
The sun and the planets that orbit it.
The circular path an object takes around a center point.
astronomy
The study of the stars, planets, and space
crater
A large, wide, flat hole in the surface of the moon or a planet
12 terms
Earth, Sun & Moon :: Astronomy :: Earth Science
astronomy
crater
Cysawd yr Haul
orbit
The study of the stars, planets, and space
A large, wide, flat hole in the surface of the moon or a planet
The sun and the planets that orbit it.
The circular path an object takes around a center point.
astronomy
The study of the stars, planets, and space
crater
A large, wide, flat hole in the surface of the moon or a planet
12 terms
Earth, Sun & Moon :: Astronomy :: Earth Science
astronomy
crater
solar system
orbit
The study of the stars, planets, and space
A large, wide, flat hole in the surface of the moon or a planet
The sun and the planets that orbit it.
The circular path an object takes around a center point.
astronomy
The study of the stars, planets, and space
crater
A large, wide, flat hole in the surface of the moon or a planet
25 terms
The Earths Moon 9th Science
Geocentric model (earth centered
Heliocentric (sun centered) model
Planet
Dwarf Planet
early Greeks thought the planets,the sun, moon,&stars all rot…
Nicholas Copernicus and Galileo Galilei observed the moon rev…
must orbit the sun,have a nearly spherical shape,and it must…
spherical shaped objects that orbit the sun ,but does not hav…
Geocentric model (earth centered
early Greeks thought the planets,the sun, moon,&stars all rot…
Heliocentric (sun centered) model
Nicholas Copernicus and Galileo Galilei observed the moon rev…
29 terms
5th grade Science Earth, Moon and Sun
Sun
rotate
axis
revolve
a star that is the center of our solar system; provides Earth…
to spin on an axis
an imaginary line that passes through Earth's north and south…
to move in an orbit around another object in space
Sun
a star that is the center of our solar system; provides Earth…
rotate
to spin on an axis
19 terms
Science Earth, Moon and Sun Vocabulary
celestial body
craters
maria
satellite
a naturally occurring object inn space such as a star, planet…
a bowl-shaped hole on the moon or earth
means"seas" on the moon because the first astronomers thought…
celestial body or man-made object that revolves around a larg…
celestial body
a naturally occurring object inn space such as a star, planet…
craters
a bowl-shaped hole on the moon or earth
20 terms
The Earth and Moon (8th Science)
aphelion
perihelion
apogee
perigee
Farthest from the Sun
Closest to the Sun
Moon is farthest from the Earth
Moon is closest to the Earth
aphelion
Farthest from the Sun
perihelion
Closest to the Sun
13 terms
Science: Earth-Moon-Sun
Sphere
Ellipse
Revolution
Axis
A round 3D object
Enlonged,closed curve that describes earths orbit
Earths year long orbit around the sun
Imaginary vertical line with earth spins
Sphere
A round 3D object
Ellipse
Enlonged,closed curve that describes earths orbit
Science earth and moon quiz
Comet
Astroid
Meteor
Meteroroid
A celestial object consisting of a nucleus of ice and dust an…
A small rocky body orbiting the sun.
A small body of matter from outter space thst enters the Eart…
A small body moving in the solar system that would become a m…
Comet
A celestial object consisting of a nucleus of ice and dust an…
Astroid
A small rocky body orbiting the sun.
15 terms
Science sun earth and moon
What is rotation
What does rotation make
What is revolution
What does revolution make
Spinning around an axis
Day and night
One object moving around another
Years and seasons
What is rotation
Spinning around an axis
What does rotation make
Day and night
19 terms
Science - Earth's Moon
Is there water on the moon?
how does moon's gravity compare to Ear…
when was the moon formed?
What is the moon's core made up of?
Yes. (frozen or ice)
low gravity (1/6)
4.6 billion years ago
rocks and ice (the earth's surface materials)
Is there water on the moon?
Yes. (frozen or ice)
how does moon's gravity compare to Ear…
low gravity (1/6)
10 terms
EARTH SCIENCE - Chapter 15 - Earth and Moon in Motion
solar eclipse
lunar eclipse
axis
tilt
blocking of the sun's light on the moon by Earth
blocking of the sun's light on Earth by the moon
an imaginary line on which an object rotates
the slant of the axis
solar eclipse
blocking of the sun's light on the moon by Earth
lunar eclipse
blocking of the sun's light on Earth by the moon
20 terms
SCIENCE: earth, sun, moon
it takes one day for the earth to make…
it takes one year for the earth to mak…
what change would occur if earth's rat…
why can we see the moon at night even…
rotation
revolution
days would be longer
sun light reflects off the moon's surface and back at us
it takes one day for the earth to make…
rotation
it takes one year for the earth to mak…
revolution
45 terms
Earth Science Test: Sun, Moon,...
Where are MOST asteroids found in our…
What are Asteroids?
What is the difference between a Meteo…
Meteoroids
Asteroid belt between Mars & Jupiter (in space)but can be fou…
-They are not circular more like a potato, & their not very b…
Where they are-... Mete(or: asteroid that ente(ors earths atmosp…
small chunk of rock & metal that circles the sun in a ellipti…
Where are MOST asteroids found in our…
Asteroid belt between Mars & Jupiter (in space)but can be fou…
What are Asteroids?
-They are not circular more like a potato, & their not very b…
21 terms
Science Vocabulary Set #9 - Earth, Moon, Sun
axis
craters
eclipse
equinox
the imaginary line that passes through Earth's center and the…
large round pits on the moon's surface
the partial or total blocking of one object in space by another
twice a year when day and night are each about 12 hours long…
axis
the imaginary line that passes through Earth's center and the…
craters
large round pits on the moon's surface
6 terms
SCIENCE - Earth's Moon
Tide
Moon Phase
Solar Eclipse
Lunar Eclipse
The periodic rise and fall of sea level caused by the gravita…
changing appearance of the Moon as viewed from Earth, dependi…
occurs during new moon: Earth enters Moon's umbra and casts a…
occurs during full moon, when the Moon enters Earth's umbra a…
Tide
The periodic rise and fall of sea level caused by the gravita…
Moon Phase
changing appearance of the Moon as viewed from Earth, dependi…
36 terms
Moon and Earth Science
earth
hydrosphere
earths tilt
earths revolution
largest inner planet
all of earths water: 97% salt water 3% freshwater
23.5 degrees
24 hours
earth
largest inner planet
hydrosphere
all of earths water: 97% salt water 3% freshwater
30 terms
earth science sun moon and earth
maria
full moon
age
summer
lava that smoothed the surface of the moon
we see an entire 1/2 of the moon and it is the phase of a lun…
the moon and earth are to believed to be the same
the longest day of the year occurs on the first day of
maria
lava that smoothed the surface of the moon
full moon
we see an entire 1/2 of the moon and it is the phase of a lun…
8 terms
Science: Earth and Moon
causes and lengths of day and night
causes and length of the seasons
causes and length of a year and leap y…
solar eclipse
as the earth rotates, only one-half of the earth faces the su…
we experience seasons due to the changes in the intensity of…
earth completes a full revolution and the sun is 365 1/4 days…
caused when the moon is directly between the sun and the eart…
causes and lengths of day and night
as the earth rotates, only one-half of the earth faces the su…
causes and length of the seasons
we experience seasons due to the changes in the intensity of…
Science - Sun-Moon-Earth
Earth's rotation on it's axis
Earth's tilt and it's revolution aroun…
Earth's revolution around the sun
24 hours
What gives us day and night?
What causes our seasons?
What gives us our years?
How long is a day?
Earth's rotation on it's axis
What gives us day and night?
Earth's tilt and it's revolution aroun…
What causes our seasons?
12 terms
Space Science Unit 3 Earth Moon and Sun
Rotation
Day
Revolution
Season
The spinning of a body such as a planet on its axis
Time it takes a planet to complete one full rotation on its a…
The motion of a body that travels around another body in spac…
A division of the year that is characterized by recurring wea…
Rotation
The spinning of a body such as a planet on its axis
Day
Time it takes a planet to complete one full rotation on its a…
13 terms
Science Sun Moon and Earth
If the northern hemisphere is receivin…
What are the days of the year called w…
BLANK means the amount of the... moon vi…
BLANK Means the amount of the moon vis…
Winter
Solstices
Waxing
Waning
If the northern hemisphere is receivin…
Winter
What are the days of the year called w…
Solstices
16 terms
Science Earth and Moon Vocabulary
annual
astronomy
axis
earth
describes something that happens every year
the study of the properties and behaviors of... bodies in outer…
an imaginary line that an object spins or revolves... around
the third planet from the Sun; the planet on which we live
annual
describes something that happens every year
astronomy
the study of the properties and behaviors of... bodies in outer…
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