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Tides and Seasons
Spring Tide
Neap Tide
New Moon & Full Moon
1st Quarter and Last Quarter Moon
What tide is this?
What tide is this?
What phases of the moon gives you Spring Tides?
What phases of the moon gives you Neap Tides?
Spring Tide
What tide is this?
Neap Tide
What tide is this?
15 terms
Tides & Seasons
Tides
High tide
Low tide
Spring tide
The changing level of the ocean on the shoreline, cause by th…
When the waves reach the highest point on the shore (2x a day)
When the waves reach the lowest point on the shore (2x a day)
The highest high tide & lowest low tide - when the sun, moon…
Tides
The changing level of the ocean on the shoreline, cause by th…
High tide
When the waves reach the highest point on the shore (2x a day)
15 terms
Tides & Seasons
Tides
High tide
Low tide
Spring tide
The changing level of the ocean on the shoreline, cause by th…
When the waves reach the highest point on the shore (2x a day)
When the waves reach the lowest point on the shore (2x a day)
The highest high tide & lowest low tide - when the sun, moon…
Tides
The changing level of the ocean on the shoreline, cause by th…
High tide
When the waves reach the highest point on the shore (2x a day)
23 terms
Tides & Seasons
What is a tide?
What makes tides possible?
What is the difference between a high…
What is a neap tide?
A tide is the rise and fall of ocean water levels.
Mostly the moon's gravity makes tides possible, but the sun's…
A high tide happens when the part of the ocean faces the moon…
Neap tides are tides that have the smallest daily tidal range.
What is a tide?
A tide is the rise and fall of ocean water levels.
What makes tides possible?
Mostly the moon's gravity makes tides possible, but the sun's…
53 terms
Seasons and Tides
Summer Northern Hemisphere
Fall Northern Hemisphere
Winter Northern Hemisphere
Spring Northern Hemisphere
-the northern hemisphere is tilted toward the Sun... -most direc…
-the axis is not pointed towards or away from the Sun... -equal…
-the northern hemisphere is tilted away from the Sun... -most in…
-the axis is not pointed towards or away from the Sun... -equal…
Summer Northern Hemisphere
-the northern hemisphere is tilted toward the Sun... -most direc…
Fall Northern Hemisphere
-the axis is not pointed towards or away from the Sun... -equal…
14 terms
Tides and Seasons
Tides
The Tide Cycle
Neap Tides
Spring Tides
The rise and fall of the ocean water that happens every 12.5…
On Earth, there are to sides with a high tide and two sides w…
This happens during the moon's 1st and 3rd quarter phases. Th…
This happens twice a month on the moon's new and full moon ph…
Tides
The rise and fall of the ocean water that happens every 12.5…
The Tide Cycle
On Earth, there are to sides with a high tide and two sides w…
56 terms
Seasons and Tides
Summer Northern Hemisphere
Fall Northern Hemisphere
Winter Northern Hemisphere
Spring Northern Hemisphere
-the northern hemisphere is tilted toward the Sun... -most direc…
-the axis is not pointed towards or away from the Sun... -equal…
-the northern hemisphere is tilted away from the Sun... -most in…
-the axis is not pointed towards or away from the Sun... -equal…
Summer Northern Hemisphere
-the northern hemisphere is tilted toward the Sun... -most direc…
Fall Northern Hemisphere
-the axis is not pointed towards or away from the Sun... -equal…
10 terms
Tides and Seasons
Tide
neap tide
spring tide
tilt of the earth
Movement of large bodies of water up and down based on the mo…
A less than average tide occurring at the first and third qua…
When the tidal range is greatest. (full moon and new moon)
23.5 degrees
Tide
Movement of large bodies of water up and down based on the mo…
neap tide
A less than average tide occurring at the first and third qua…
10 terms
Astronomy: Seasons-Tides-Energy
Electromagnetic Spectrum:
Fission:
Fusion:
Neap Tide:
All of the frequencies or wavelengths of electromagnetic radi…
The splitting of an atomic nucleus to release energy.
Creation of energy by joining the nuclei of two hydrogen atom…
A tide with the least difference between high and low tide th…
Electromagnetic Spectrum:
All of the frequencies or wavelengths of electromagnetic radi…
Fission:
The splitting of an atomic nucleus to release energy.
27 terms
Moon Phases, Seasons & Tides
New Moon
Waxing Crescent
1st Quarter Moon
Waxing Gibbous
moon phase that occurs when the Moon is between Earth and the…
moon phase that comes after a new moon and before a first qua…
moon phase that comes after a waxing crescent and before a wa…
moon phase that comes after a first quarter moon and before a…
New Moon
moon phase that occurs when the Moon is between Earth and the…
Waxing Crescent
moon phase that comes after a new moon and before a first qua…
61 terms
Seasons, Tides, Tides, Lunar Phases
Equinox
Vernal equinox
Autumnal equinox
Solstice
Two times of year when the day and night lengths are about 12…
This occurs in March and marks the beginning of spring in Nor…
This occurs in September and marks the beginning of fall in N…
Two times of year when the day or night lengths are at their…
Equinox
Two times of year when the day and night lengths are about 12…
Vernal equinox
This occurs in March and marks the beginning of spring in Nor…
9 terms
Seasons, Moon Phases, Tides
orbit
revolution
rotation
solstice
the (usually elliptical) path described by one celestial body…
Earth's yearlong elliptical orbit around the sun
Earth spinning on it's axis
Astronomical event that happens twice each year, when the til…
orbit
the (usually elliptical) path described by one celestial body…
revolution
Earth's yearlong elliptical orbit around the sun
54 terms
Seasons, Tides, Tides, Lunar Phases
Equinox
March equinox
September equinox
Solstice
Two times of year when the day and night lengths are about 12…
The beginning of Spring in Northern Hemisphere and Fall in So…
The beginning of Fall in North Hemisphere, and Spring in Sout…
Two times of year when the day or night lengths are at their…
Equinox
Two times of year when the day and night lengths are about 12…
March equinox
The beginning of Spring in Northern Hemisphere and Fall in So…
11 terms
Tides and Seasons
Tides
High Tides
Low Tides
Spring Tides
the regular rise and fall of the ocean's surface influenced b…
result from gravity of moon pulling on certain part of earths…
when the fall of the water is at its lowest
Sun and moon are aligned
Tides
the regular rise and fall of the ocean's surface influenced b…
High Tides
result from gravity of moon pulling on certain part of earths…
11 terms
Tides and seasons
Tides
Tidal range
Spring tides
Neap tide
Daily movements of ocean water that change the level of the o…
Difference between levels of ocean water at hi and low tide
Tides with maximum daily tidal range That occur during the ne…
Tides with minimum daily tidal range that occur the first and…
Tides
Daily movements of ocean water that change the level of the o…
Tidal range
Difference between levels of ocean water at hi and low tide
12 terms
Tides and seasons
Tides
Moon's gravitational pull
Spring tides
Nap tides
The daily rise and fall of oceans
Tides are caused by what?
Tides that are most extreme; occur twice a month at full and…
Tides that are least extreme, happy twice a month at first an…
Tides
The daily rise and fall of oceans
Moon's gravitational pull
Tides are caused by what?
32 terms
Tides and seasons
tide
what causes this
spring tides
neap tides
the daily rise and fall of ocean water
the gravitational pull of the moon and sun
caused by the moon being in the full or new moon phase
caused when the moon is in the fist or last quarter phase
tide
the daily rise and fall of ocean water
what causes this
the gravitational pull of the moon and sun
32 terms
The Seasons, The Moon, and The Tides
Summer Solstice
Winter Solstice
Vernal Equinox
Autumnal Equinox
Day with the most hours of sunlight and the fewest hours of d…
Day with the fewest hours of sunlight. Usually December 22nd…
Day with equal amount of hours of day light and darkness (12…
Day with equal amount of hours of day light and darkness (12…
Summer Solstice
Day with the most hours of sunlight and the fewest hours of d…
Winter Solstice
Day with the fewest hours of sunlight. Usually December 22nd…
8 terms
Seasons and Tides.
Tides are caused by
How Many Tides occur in a 24 hour peri…
Which phases of the moon do the Spring…
Which phases of the moon do the Neap T…
The Moon's gravitational pull.
4 tides occur.
During the New and Full moon
1st and 3rd Quarter
Tides are caused by
The Moon's gravitational pull.
How Many Tides occur in a 24 hour peri…
4 tides occur.
Seasons and Tides
How do you know if it is winter or sum…
When are the Sun's rays more direct?
If the Sun's rays are falling most dir…
What causes the seasons?
If the hemisphere is facing the Sun it is summer. If it is fa…
When a hemisphere is facing the Sun, or during summer
Summer
The tilt of the Earth
How do you know if it is winter or sum…
If the hemisphere is facing the Sun it is summer. If it is fa…
When are the Sun's rays more direct?
When a hemisphere is facing the Sun, or during summer
26 terms
Seasons, Moon Cycles, Tides
Axis
Direct
Hemisphere
Orbital Path
the imaginary line through the Earth that extends from the no…
the shortest possible way without intermediates
half of a sphere; the Earth and the celestial sphere can be d…
The gravitationally-curved path of an object around a point i…
Axis
the imaginary line through the Earth that extends from the no…
Direct
the shortest possible way without intermediates
27 terms
Moon Phases, Seasons & Tides
New Moon
Waxing Crescent
1st Quarter Moon
Waxing Gibbous
moon phase that occurs when the Moon is between Earth and the…
moon phase that comes after a new moon and before a first qua…
moon phase that comes after a waxing crescent and before a wa…
moon phase that comes after a first quarter moon and before a…
New Moon
moon phase that occurs when the Moon is between Earth and the…
Waxing Crescent
moon phase that comes after a new moon and before a first qua…
27 terms
Moon Phases, Seasons & Tides
New Moon
Waxing Crescent
1st Quarter Moon
Waxing Gibbous
moon phase that occurs when the Moon is between Earth and the…
moon phase that comes after a new moon and before a first qua…
moon phase that comes after a waxing crescent and before a wa…
moon phase that comes after a first quarter moon and before a…
New Moon
moon phase that occurs when the Moon is between Earth and the…
Waxing Crescent
moon phase that comes after a new moon and before a first qua…
27 terms
Moon Phases, Seasons & Tides
New Moon
Waxing Crescent
1st Quarter Moon
Waxing Gibbous
moon phase that occurs when the Moon is between Earth and the…
moon phase that comes after a new moon and before a first qua…
moon phase that comes after a waxing crescent and before a wa…
moon phase that comes after a first quarter moon and before a…
New Moon
moon phase that occurs when the Moon is between Earth and the…
Waxing Crescent
moon phase that comes after a new moon and before a first qua…
Seasons, Moon Phases, Tides
orbit
revolution
rotation
solstice
the (usually elliptical) path described by one celestial body…
Earth's yearlong elliptical orbit around the sun
Earth spinning on it's axis
Astronomical event that happens twice each year, when the til…
orbit
the (usually elliptical) path described by one celestial body…
revolution
Earth's yearlong elliptical orbit around the sun
Seasons, Moon Phases, Tides
orbit
revolution
rotation
solstice
the (usually elliptical) path described by one celestial body…
Earth's yearlong elliptical orbit around the sun
Earth spinning on it's axis
The longest and shortest days of the year — the days when the…
orbit
the (usually elliptical) path described by one celestial body…
revolution
Earth's yearlong elliptical orbit around the sun
27 terms
Moon Phases, Seasons & Tides
New Moon
Waxing Crescent
1st Quarter Moon
Waxing Gibbous
moon phase that occurs when the Moon is between Earth and the…
moon phase that comes after a new moon and before a first qua…
moon phase that comes after a waxing crescent and before a wa…
moon phase that comes after a first quarter moon and before a…
New Moon
moon phase that occurs when the Moon is between Earth and the…
Waxing Crescent
moon phase that comes after a new moon and before a first qua…
28 terms
Moon, Seasons, and Tides
revolution
rotation
orbit
moon
Earth's yearlong elliptical orbit around... the Sun.
a single complete turn on an axis
the path of an object as it revolves around another object in…
A large rocky object in orbit around a planet
revolution
Earth's yearlong elliptical orbit around... the Sun.
rotation
a single complete turn on an axis
9 terms
Seasons, Moon Phases, Tides
orbit
revolution
rotation
solstice
the (usually elliptical) path described by one celestial body…
Earth's yearlong elliptical orbit around the sun
Earth spinning on it's axis
Astronomical event that happens twice each year, when the til…
orbit
the (usually elliptical) path described by one celestial body…
revolution
Earth's yearlong elliptical orbit around the sun
33 terms
Seasons, Moon Phases, and Tides
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
33 terms
Seasons, Moon Phases, and Tides
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
28 terms
Lunar Cycle, Tides, & Seasons
axis
hemisphere
equator
solstice
the imaginary line through the center of Earth that connects…
the northern or southern half of the earth as divided by the…
an imaginary line around the middle of Earth
days when the sun reaches its farthest northern and southern…
axis
the imaginary line through the center of Earth that connects…
hemisphere
the northern or southern half of the earth as divided by the…
20 terms
Moon Phases, Seasons, and Tides
rotation
revolution
Axis
Orbit
spinning on an axis
moving around another object
imaginary line that passes through the Earth's center from th…
Earths path as it revolves around the sun
rotation
spinning on an axis
revolution
moving around another object
20 terms
Moon Phases, Seasons, and Tides
rotation
revolution
Axis
Orbit
spinning on an axis
moving around another object
imaginary line that passes through the Earth's center from th…
Earths path as it revolves around the sun
rotation
spinning on an axis
revolution
moving around another object
19 terms
Phases of the Moon, Tides, and Seasons
new moon
first quarter moon
full moon
third quarter
You can't see the moon because it is between the Earth and th…
The moon's phase in which the moon appears as a half circle.…
Occurs when ALL of the Moon's surface facing Earth reflects l…
A phase of the moon in which the left half of the moon is ill…
new moon
You can't see the moon because it is between the Earth and th…
first quarter moon
The moon's phase in which the moon appears as a half circle.…
16 terms
HMS 8th Grade - Seasons and Tides
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
16 terms
WMS - 8th Grade - Seasons and Tides
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
22 terms
The Sun, Seasons & Tides
Eccentricity
Barycenter
Perihelion
Aphelion
The degree of elongation of an elliptical orbit
The center of mass of two or more bodies, usually bodies orbi…
point in orbit nearest to the sun
point in a planet's orbit that is farthest from the sun
Eccentricity
The degree of elongation of an elliptical orbit
Barycenter
The center of mass of two or more bodies, usually bodies orbi…
Moon Phases, Seasons & Tides
New Moon
Waxing Crescent
1st Quarter Moon
Waxing Gibbous
moon phase that occurs when the Moon is between Earth and the…
moon phase that comes after a new moon and before a first qua…
moon phase that comes after a waxing crescent and before a wa…
moon phase that comes after a first quarter moon and before a…
New Moon
moon phase that occurs when the Moon is between Earth and the…
Waxing Crescent
moon phase that comes after a new moon and before a first qua…
11 terms
Galaxies, Tides, and Seasons
spiral galaxy
barred-spiral galaxy
seasons
tide
a galaxy with a bulge in the center and very distinctive spir…
a spiral galaxy with a central bar spiral shaped structure of…
one of the four periods of the year
daily movements of ocean water that change the level of the o…
spiral galaxy
a galaxy with a bulge in the center and very distinctive spir…
barred-spiral galaxy
a spiral galaxy with a central bar spiral shaped structure of…
45 terms
Tides, Seasons, and Ecplipses
Equinox
Revolution
Axis
Hemisphere
When sunlight shines equally on both hemispheres
The path followed by an object in space as it revolves around…
The imaginary line about which an object in space spins
Half a sphere
Equinox
When sunlight shines equally on both hemispheres
Revolution
The path followed by an object in space as it revolves around…
27 terms
Moon Phases, Seasons & Tides
New Moon
Waxing Crescent
1st Quarter Moon
Waxing Gibbous
moon phase that occurs when the Moon is between Earth and the…
moon phase that comes after a new moon and before a first qua…
moon phase that comes after a waxing crescent and before a wa…
moon phase that comes after a first quarter moon and before a…
New Moon
moon phase that occurs when the Moon is between Earth and the…
Waxing Crescent
moon phase that comes after a new moon and before a first qua…
23 terms
Moon Phases, Seasons, Tides
New Moon
Waxing Crescent
First Quarter Moon
Waxing Gibbous
"No Moon" ... Moon phase that occurs when the Moon is between Ea…
A phase of the moon coming after a new moon and before a 1st…
The moon's phase in which the moon appears as a half circle.…
A phase of the moon that comes after a 1st quarter moon and b…
New Moon
"No Moon" ... Moon phase that occurs when the Moon is between Ea…
Waxing Crescent
A phase of the moon coming after a new moon and before a 1st…
23 terms
Seasons, Lunar Cycle & Tides
Neap Tide
Spring Tide
Full Moon
New Moon
Weak tides that occur when Sun, Moon, and Earth are positione…
Strong tides that occur when the Sun, Moon, and Earth are in…
The phase of the moon when the moon appears fully lit.
The phase of the moon that occurs when we can't see the moon.
Neap Tide
Weak tides that occur when Sun, Moon, and Earth are positione…
Spring Tide
Strong tides that occur when the Sun, Moon, and Earth are in…
28 terms
Moon Phases, Seasons, Tides
New Moon
Waxing Crescent
First Quarter Moon
Waxing Gibbous
"No Moon" ... Moon phase that occurs when the Moon is between Ea…
A phase of the moon coming after a new moon and before a 1st…
The moon's phase in which the moon appears as a half circle.…
A phase of the moon that comes after a 1st quarter moon and b…
New Moon
"No Moon" ... Moon phase that occurs when the Moon is between Ea…
Waxing Crescent
A phase of the moon coming after a new moon and before a 1st…
28 terms
Moon Phases, Seasons, Tides
New Moon
Waxing Crescent
First Quarter Moon
Waxing Gibbous
"No Moon" ... Moon phase that occurs when the Moon is between Ea…
A phase of the moon coming after a new moon and before a 1st…
The moon's phase in which the moon appears as a half circle.…
A phase of the moon that comes after a 1st quarter moon and b…
New Moon
"No Moon" ... Moon phase that occurs when the Moon is between Ea…
Waxing Crescent
A phase of the moon coming after a new moon and before a 1st…
17 terms
Moon & Seasons & Tides
Rotation
Revolution
Year
Season
The spinning motion of a planet on its axis
The movement of an object around another object
The amount of time the planet takes to revolve around an obje…
A period of the year characterized by particular conditions o…
Rotation
The spinning motion of a planet on its axis
Revolution
The movement of an object around another object
10 terms
Tides, Seasons and Moon phases
seasons
neap tide
moon phases
spring tide
the tilt of the Earth's rotational axis away or toward the su…
a tide just after the first or third quarters of the moon, wh…
new moon, waxing crescent, first quarter, waxing gibbous, ful…
when the sun and moon aligns
seasons
the tilt of the Earth's rotational axis away or toward the su…
neap tide
a tide just after the first or third quarters of the moon, wh…
20 terms
Seasons, moon phase, tides
rotation
revolution
day
year
The spinning of Earth on its axis
The movement of an object around another object
the time it takes for one complete rotation on its axis
A complete revolution around the sun
rotation
The spinning of Earth on its axis
revolution
The movement of an object around another object
25 terms
Seasons, Tides and Eclipses
atmosphere
axis
crater
gravity
The layer of gases surrounding Earth or another planet.
The imaginary line on which an object rotates.
A bowl-shaped pit.
A force that pulls two or more objects toward each other.
atmosphere
The layer of gases surrounding Earth or another planet.
axis
The imaginary line on which an object rotates.
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