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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
Earth Science 8: The moon quiz
fun facts of the moon
how often does the moon revolve around…
moons orbit
moons rotation
-earths only natural satellite... -one of the largest natural sa…
the moon revolves around the earth once every 27.3 days and i…
the moon makes a complete orbit around the earth about once e…
the rotation of the moon on its axis takes about the same tim…
fun facts of the moon
-earths only natural satellite... -one of the largest natural sa…
how often does the moon revolve around…
the moon revolves around the earth once every 27.3 days and i…
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Science 8: Chapter 23 - The Sun-Earth-Moon System
Sphere
Axis
Rotation
Revolution
A round three-dimensional object whose surface is the same di…
Imaginary vertical line that cuts through the center of Earth…
Spinning of Earth on its imaginary axis, which takes about 24…
Earth's yearlong elliptical around the Sun
Sphere
A round three-dimensional object whose surface is the same di…
Axis
Imaginary vertical line that cuts through the center of Earth…
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Science 8// Sun-Earth-Moon
12,742 km
3,475 km
1,391,016 km
There is an extra 1/4 of a day every y…
diameter of the Earth at the equator
diameter of the Moon
diameter of the Sun
Why is there a leap year every four years?
12,742 km
diameter of the Earth at the equator
3,475 km
diameter of the Moon
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8 Science Sun-Earth-Moon
Looking down at the North Pole of the…
Looking down at the North Pole of the…
Looking down at the North Pole of the…
How much of the moon is illuminated at…
...
Clockwise
Counterclockwise
...
Looking down at the North Pole of the…
...
Looking down at the North Pole of the…
Clockwise
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Earth Science 8: Motions of Earth, Moon, and Sun
Celestial Objects
Apparent Motion
Where do the stars, the sun, and the m…
What is the illusion cause by?
Any object outside or above Earth's atmosphere
A motion that an object appears to make; it may be real or an…
The east
The Earth is rotating at 15 degrees per hour
Celestial Objects
Any object outside or above Earth's atmosphere
Apparent Motion
A motion that an object appears to make; it may be real or an…
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Science- Sun, Earth, Moon
lunar phases
waxing phases
waning phases
29.5 days
The portion of the moon that reflects sunlight back to Earth.
During the lunar cycle, the amount of light that reflects bac…
During the lunar cycle, the amount of light that reflects bac…
the time it takes the moon to make one revolution of Earth
lunar phases
The portion of the moon that reflects sunlight back to Earth.
waxing phases
During the lunar cycle, the amount of light that reflects bac…
Earth Science 8: moon practice questions
When the Earth is between the Moon and…
About how long does it take the Moon t…
Why does the Moon have different phases?
During the New Moon phase, we can see…
full moon
about 1 month (29.5 days)
it moves around the earth
false
When the Earth is between the Moon and…
full moon
About how long does it take the Moon t…
about 1 month (29.5 days)
Earth Science: Moon (Armstrong)
waxing crescent
waning crescent
waxing gibbous
crescent
The moon is less than one-half illuminated by the sun but les…
occurs when the eastern edge of the Moon is lit but most of t…
the sunlit portion is still increasing, but now it is more th…
Less than half is lit up
waxing crescent
The moon is less than one-half illuminated by the sun but les…
waning crescent
occurs when the eastern edge of the Moon is lit but most of t…
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Science Chapter 8 Planet Earth and Its Moon
Rotation
Revolution
Orbit
Ellipse
The spinning of a planet, moon, or star around its axis
The movement of one object around another
The path an object follows as it revolves around another object
a shape that is like a circle stretched out in opposite direc…
Rotation
The spinning of a planet, moon, or star around its axis
Revolution
The movement of one object around another
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Earth Science (Moon Phase)
Sidereal Month
Barycenter
same side faces earth
elliptical tilted 5 degrees
The moon moves eastward in an orbit around Earth, each orbit…
Earth and the moon act like twin planets revolving around a c…
As the moon makes one revolution around Earth, it is making o…
the shape of the moons orbit around Earth is ______ from the…
Sidereal Month
The moon moves eastward in an orbit around Earth, each orbit…
Barycenter
Earth and the moon act like twin planets revolving around a c…
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Science 8 - Earth, Sun, Moon, & Layers Review
Penumbra
Umbra
Rotation
Revolution
A lighter shadow that is cast around the umbra during an ecli…
The darker portion of the shadow that is cast during an eclipse
The spinning of Earth; ... Causes day and night; ... Causes the app…
The movement of the Earth around the Sun;... Takes about one year
Penumbra
A lighter shadow that is cast around the umbra during an ecli…
Umbra
The darker portion of the shadow that is cast during an eclipse
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Hopper MS Science Gr 8 Sun, Earth Moon
rotation
revolution
Neap Tide
Spring Tide
spinning on an axis
moving around another object
when the sun, earth and moon make a right angle
when the sun, earth, and moon are lined up
rotation
spinning on an axis
revolution
moving around another object
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Science: The Earth and the Moon
Shape of Earth
Earth rotates on its own axis
Earth revolves around the sun
Moon revolves around the earth
Spherical
Shape of Earth
Spherical
Earth rotates on its own axis
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Science Chapter 8 - Lesson 2 Earth and Moon
phase
solar eclipse
lunar eclipse
tide
the appearance of the shape of the moon at a particular time.
a blocking of the sun' s light that happens when earth passes…
a situation that occurs when th earth,sun,and moon are in a s…
a regular rise and fall of the water level along the shorelin…
phase
the appearance of the shape of the moon at a particular time.
solar eclipse
a blocking of the sun' s light that happens when earth passes…
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Earth Science Vocabulary Moon
New Moon
Crescent Moon
First Quarter Moon
Waxing Gibbous Moon
The moon is between the Sun and Earth. You can't see the ligh…
The lighted side of the Moon begins to show. The Moon is waxi…
The Moon is a quarter of the way around Earth. This is someti…
The Moon is almost full. The lighted part you see is on the r…
New Moon
The moon is between the Sun and Earth. You can't see the ligh…
Crescent Moon
The lighted side of the Moon begins to show. The Moon is waxi…
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Science 8 Chapter 12 - 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…
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Science Chapter 8 - Lesson 2 Earth and Moon
phase
solar eclipse
lunar eclipse
tide
the appearance of the shape of the moon at a particular time.
a blocking of the sun' s light that happens when earth passes…
a situation that occurs when th earth,sun,and moon are in a s…
a regular rise and fall of the water level along the shorelin…
phase
the appearance of the shape of the moon at a particular time.
solar eclipse
a blocking of the sun' s light that happens when earth passes…
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Science Study guide -- Ch8 -- Earth and the Moon
rotation
revolution
orbit
ellipse
spinning of a planet, moon, or star around its axis
movement of one object around another
path an object follows as it revolves around another object
shape that is like a circle stretched out in opposite directi…
rotation
spinning of a planet, moon, or star around its axis
revolution
movement of one object around another
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4th Grade Science Ch. 8, L. 2 Earth and Moon
crater
meteoroid
phases
tides
a hollow area or pit in the ground
large rocks that travel through space
the apparent shapes of the Moon in the sky
the daily rise and fall of the ocean's surface
crater
a hollow area or pit in the ground
meteoroid
large rocks that travel through space
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Moon Phases Earth Science
New Moon
Waxing Crescent
First Quarter
Waxing Gibbous
When we cannot see any part of the illuminated moon on Earth.
The first visible phase after a new moon.
The moon phase between waxing crescent and waxing gibbous.
The phase after first quarter before the full moon.
New Moon
When we cannot see any part of the illuminated moon on Earth.
Waxing Crescent
The first visible phase after a new moon.
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Earth Science Regents Moon
Axis of rotation
West to east
24
Noon
An imaginary line about which a turning body, such as Earth,…
We move ____ __ ____ as the Earth turns
Earth turns on its axis once every ____ hours
It's _____ when a location is in the middle of the sunlit side
Axis of rotation
An imaginary line about which a turning body, such as Earth,…
West to east
We move ____ __ ____ as the Earth turns
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Gr 8 - Science: Earth's Moon
Moon's diameter
Moon's mass
Moon Collision Theory
About 400 years ago Galileo made his own
1/4 of earths or about 3,476 kilometers
1/18th as much as earth
About 4.5 billion years ago, an object about the size of mars…
telescope by putting lenses into a wooden tube
Moon's diameter
1/4 of earths or about 3,476 kilometers
Moon's mass
1/18th as much as earth
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Science Chpt 8- Lesson 2 Earth and Moon
phase
solar eclipse
lunar eclipse
tide
the appearance of the shape of the Moon at a particular time.
a blocking of the Sun's light that happens when Earth passes…
a situation that occurs when the Sun, Earth, and Moon are in…
the regular rise and fall of the water level along a shoreline.
phase
the appearance of the shape of the Moon at a particular time.
solar eclipse
a blocking of the Sun's light that happens when Earth passes…
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Earth Science: Moon
What are all the phases of the moon?
Was is the umbra? Preumbra?
What causes a solar eclipse?
What causes a lunar eclipse?
Waxing Crescent, first quarter, waxing gibbous, full moon, wa…
Solar eclipses happen when the moon goes directly btwn the su…
The shadow of the Earth falls on the Moon.
What are all the phases of the moon?
Waxing Crescent, first quarter, waxing gibbous, full moon, wa…
Was is the umbra? Preumbra?
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Science 8, Earth, Sun & Moon System with pictures
eclipse
equinox
solstice
seasons
an event in which the shadow of one celestial body falls on a…
period of equal days and nights; the beginning of spring and…
twice-yearly point at which the sun reaches its greatest dist…
Are caused by the tilt of the Earth on its axis; The angle at…
eclipse
an event in which the shadow of one celestial body falls on a…
equinox
period of equal days and nights; the beginning of spring and…
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Science 8 - Chapter 14: Earth, Moon, and Sun
Satellite
Planet
Meteor
Comet
A body that orbits a planet
An object that orbits the sun, is large enough to have become…
The streak of light produced when a small object burns up ent…
A cold mixture of dust and ice that gives off a long trail of…
Satellite
A body that orbits a planet
Planet
An object that orbits the sun, is large enough to have become…
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Earth Science: Earth, Moon and Sun
Rotate/ Rotation
Axis
Night
Day
Making a complete spin on an axis. Example: The spinning of a…
An imaginary line that passes from the North Pole to the Sout…
This happens when our side of the Earth is facing away from t…
This happens when our side of the Earth is the Sun
Rotate/ Rotation
Making a complete spin on an axis. Example: The spinning of a…
Axis
An imaginary line that passes from the North Pole to the Sout…
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Earth, Sun & Moon :: Astronomy :: Earth Science
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).
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Earth Science Vocabulary Moon
New Moon
Waxing Crescent Moon
First Quarter Moon
Waxing Gibbous Moon
The moon is between the Sun and Earth. You can't see the ligh…
The lighted side of the Moon begins to show. The Moon is waxi…
The Moon is a quarter of the way around Earth. This is someti…
The Moon is almost full. The lighted part you see is on the r…
New Moon
The moon is between the Sun and Earth. You can't see the ligh…
Waxing Crescent Moon
The lighted side of the Moon begins to show. The Moon is waxi…
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Earth Science: Phases of the Moon
Waxing Gibbous
Waning Gibbous
Full Moon
First Quarter
Waxing Gibbous
Waning Gibbous
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Earth Science: Sun, Earth, Moon
Sun
Earth
Moon
Solar Eclipse
A typical star that is the source of light and heat for the p…
3rd planet from sun; has an atmosphere that protects life & s…
Earth's only natural satellite; It takes the 27.3 days for th…
Occurs when the Moon passes directly between the Sun and Eart…
Sun
A typical star that is the source of light and heat for the p…
Earth
3rd planet from sun; has an atmosphere that protects life & s…
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Science 8 - Earth, Sun and Moon in Space
What features are on the surface of th…
Solar flare
Core
Chromosphere
Sunspots, prominences, and solar flares
Eruptions that occur when the loops in sunspot regions sudden…
Center of the sun
Layer of the sun's atmosphere that has a reddish glow
What features are on the surface of th…
Sunspots, prominences, and solar flares
Solar flare
Eruptions that occur when the loops in sunspot regions sudden…
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Science 8, Earth, Sun & Moon System with pictures
eclipse
equinox
solstice
seasons
an event in which the shadow of one celestial body falls on a…
period of equal days and nights; the beginning of spring and…
twice-yearly point at which the sun reaches its greatest dist…
Are caused by the tilt of the Earth on its axis; The angle at…
eclipse
an event in which the shadow of one celestial body falls on a…
equinox
period of equal days and nights; the beginning of spring and…
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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Gr 8 - Science: Earth and the Moon Unit B, Chapter 4
revolve
orbit
rotate
axis
to travel in a closed path around an object
the path one body in space takes as it revolves around anothe…
the spinning of Earth or any object on its axis
an imaginary line that passes through Earth's center and its…
revolve
to travel in a closed path around an object
orbit
the path one body in space takes as it revolves around anothe…
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Earth Science Moon Vocab
Crater
Rille
Maria
Highland
depressions in the moons surface caused when meteoroids strik…
a distinctive feature in the maria bedrock
the name of the basins first observers thought were filled wi…
lighter surfaces on the moon
Crater
depressions in the moons surface caused when meteoroids strik…
Rille
a distinctive feature in the maria bedrock
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Earth Science EARTH-MOON-SUN
round, 3 dimensional object (like a ba…
imaginary line "between" the north and…
How long (exactly) does it take for th…
What is responsible for our days and n…
sphere
axis
23 hours, 56 minutes
rotation
round, 3 dimensional object (like a ba…
sphere
imaginary line "between" the north and…
axis
science- EARTH MOON AND SUN
Revolve
Rotate
Alignment
Full Moon
to go around something in a circle; to turn around in a circle
to spin on an axis
several things in a straight line
moon phase when the entire side facing Earth is illuminated.
Revolve
to go around something in a circle; to turn around in a circle
Rotate
to spin on an axis
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SCIENCE Earth, Moon, and Sun
Solar Eclipse
Lunar Eclipse
Spring Tide
Phases of the Moon
Occurs when the Moon passes directly between the Sun and Eart…
The blocking of sunlight to the moon that occurs when Earth i…
A high or low tide that occurs when the Sun, Earth and Moon a…
The different shapes of the moon you see from Earth are calle…
Solar Eclipse
Occurs when the Moon passes directly between the Sun and Eart…
Lunar Eclipse
The blocking of sunlight to the moon that occurs when Earth i…
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Science - Earth and Moon definitions
Revolution
Orbit
Rotate
Day
moving around another object/thing. The central point is some…
is the path the revolution takes which is always an ellipse.…
the spinning of an object on its own axis, with the central p…
is a period of 24 hours, which is the time the earth takes to…
Revolution
moving around another object/thing. The central point is some…
Orbit
is the path the revolution takes which is always an ellipse.…
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Hopper MS Science Gr 8 Sun, Earth Moon
rotation
revolution
Neap Tide
Spring Tide
spinning on an axis
moving around another object
when the sun, earth and moon make a right angle
when the sun, earth, and moon are lined up
rotation
spinning on an axis
revolution
moving around another object
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Science Unit 8 Earth and Its Moon
We see different shapes of light in ea…
Earth's ________ passes through the No…
Earth's ____________, or rotating caus…
It takes Earth a year to make one comp…
phase
axis
spinning
revolution
We see different shapes of light in ea…
phase
Earth's ________ passes through the No…
axis
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5th Science: Earth and Moon
Draw a last quarter moon phase.
Describe an eclipse.
When do neap tides occur?
What happens during a lunar eclipse?
...
One object in space hides another object in space.
...
...
Draw a last quarter moon phase.
...
Describe an eclipse.
One object in space hides another object in space.
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Earth and Moon Science Quiz
rotation
revolution
gravity
more mass=...?
earth turning on its axis (once every 34 hours)
earth moving around the sun (once every year)
force that attracts all objects toward each other
stronger force
rotation
earth turning on its axis (once every 34 hours)
revolution
earth moving around the sun (once every year)
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Science - Earth, Moon & the Sun
rotate
axis
revolve
orbit
To spin around.
A real or imaginary line that a spinning object turns around.
To move in a circular or nearly circular path around somethin…
The path an object follows as it revolves.
rotate
To spin around.
axis
A real or imaginary line that a spinning object turns around.
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4th Grade Science: Earth and Moon
rotate
revolve
orbit
gravity
to spin around
to move in a circular or nearly circular path around somethin…
the path an object follows as it revolves
the force that pulls objects toward each other
rotate
to spin around
revolve
to move in a circular or nearly circular path around somethin…
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Mrs. Booe's Science SOL 4.8~Earth, Moon, and Sun
natural resource
arable land
aggregates
watershed
any natural material that is used by humans, such as water, c…
farmland
rocks
an area over which surface water (and the materials it carrie…
natural resource
any natural material that is used by humans, such as water, c…
arable land
farmland
Science Earth and Moon Quiz
orbit
axis
rotate
revolve
the path an object follows as it revolves
a real or imaginary line thought the center of a spinning obj…
to turn around (takes Earth 24 hours to rotate, causes day an…
to move in a circle around an object ( Earth revolves around…
orbit
the path an object follows as it revolves
axis
a real or imaginary line thought the center of a spinning obj…
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