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Earth Science Chapter 22-Sun, Moon and Earth System
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less dense
solar flares
core
The moon's surface gravity is what fraction of the earth's su…
Compared to the earth, the average density of the moon is
Severe solar storms that can disrupt telecommunications on Ea…
In what part of the sun are the thermonuclear reactions belie…
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The moon's surface gravity is what fraction of the earth's su…
less dense
Compared to the earth, the average density of the moon is
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Science Chapter 22 - Earth, Moon, and Sun
What causes the seasons?
One rotation of the Earth is equal to?
One revolution of the Earth is equal to?
What does waning mean?
Earth's tilted axis.
One day.
One year.
It means to become weaker, decrease.
What causes the seasons?
Earth's tilted axis.
One rotation of the Earth is equal to?
One day.
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Earth science - chapter 22b- Moon
moon
moons gravity
craters
maria
the closest body we can see in the sky and is the earths only…
1/6th the earth's
moon's surface is covered in )_________ ranging from a few ce…
lunar seas; these impressions don't have walls or rims. they…
moon
the closest body we can see in the sky and is the earths only…
moons gravity
1/6th the earth's
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BJU Earth Science Chapter 22: The Sun, Moon, and Earth System
astronomical unit
solar spectrum
nuclear fusion
photosphere
The average distance between Earth and the sun, about 150 mil…
the entire span of electromagnetic wavelengths that the sun e…
The process by which two or more small nuclei fuse to make a…
the visible surface of the sun
astronomical unit
The average distance between Earth and the sun, about 150 mil…
solar spectrum
the entire span of electromagnetic wavelengths that the sun e…
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BJU Earth Science Chapter 22: The Sun, Moon, and Earth System
astronomical unit
solar spectrum
nuclear fusion
photosphere
The average distance between Earth and the sun, about 150 mil…
the entire span of electromagnetic wavelengths that the sun e…
The process by which two or more small nuclei fuse to make a…
the visible surface of the sun
astronomical unit
The average distance between Earth and the sun, about 150 mil…
solar spectrum
the entire span of electromagnetic wavelengths that the sun e…
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Chapter 22.2 Earth-Moon-Sun System---------------Earth & Space Science
Rotation
Revolution
Precession
Perihelion
Turning or spinning of a body on its axis
Motion of the body (planet/moon) along a path around some poi…
Traces a cone over a period of 26, 000 years
Time in January when Earth is closet to the sun
Rotation
Turning or spinning of a body on its axis
Revolution
Motion of the body (planet/moon) along a path around some poi…
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Science Chapter 22 The Sun, moon, earth as a system
The ___________seems to move through t…
Our Earth moves in 2 ways.... It revolves…
The sun and the earth are the only 2 b…
The moon as the same kind of motions a…
sun
revolution... axis
ecliptic plane
revolves... rotates
The ___________seems to move through t…
sun
Our Earth moves in 2 ways.... It revolves…
revolution... axis
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Earth Science Chapter 22
astronomical unit
core
parts of the sun
parts of the sun's atmosphere
The average distance between Earth and the sun, about 150 mil…
the part of the sun where thermonuclear reactions occur
core, radiative zone, convective zone
chromosphere, prominence, corona, spicules
astronomical unit
The average distance between Earth and the sun, about 150 mil…
core
the part of the sun where thermonuclear reactions occur
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Earth Science - Chapter 22
astronomical unit
plasma
solar wind
solar flares
the distance between the sun and the earth; 93 million miles
super heated ionized gas; the state of matter of the sun
the continuous mass of particles (protons and electrons) that…
severe solar storms that can disrupt earth communications
astronomical unit
the distance between the sun and the earth; 93 million miles
plasma
super heated ionized gas; the state of matter of the sun
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Science Chapter 22 Moon
The moon is the earth's only known nat…
define satellite
The moon is similar to our earth with…
The composition of the atmosphere is m…
Satellite
any natural or artificial objet that orbits the moon.
interior
metal
The moon is the earth's only known nat…
Satellite
define satellite
any natural or artificial objet that orbits the moon.
Earth Science chapter 22 :Earth moon and sun system
Diameter of the sun
distance to earth
Light travels at what speed?
Light takes ____minutes to get to earth
109 earths
93 million miles
186,000 miles/second
8 1/3
Diameter of the sun
109 earths
distance to earth
93 million miles
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Chapter 22: The Sun-Earth-Moon System Review
Day
Summer Solstice
Solstices
Equinox
The Earth rotates on its axis once every _____.
In the northern hemisphere, the _____ occurs on June 21 or 22.
When the sun is at its most northern or southern position fro…
When the sun is directly over the equator.
Day
The Earth rotates on its axis once every _____.
Summer Solstice
In the northern hemisphere, the _____ occurs on June 21 or 22.
Chapter 22 Earth & Moon
What's the rotation of Earth around it…
Define what an Earth year is
The tilting of the Earth's axis relati…
When North America is tilted away from…
Day and night
one complete revolution around the sun
seasons
shorterts and rays are indirect.
What's the rotation of Earth around it…
Day and night
Define what an Earth year is
one complete revolution around the sun
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BJU Earth Science Chapter 22
astronomical unit
solar spectrum
nuclear fusion
photosphere
The average distance between Earth and the sun, about 150 mil…
the entire span of electromagnetic wavelengths that the sun e…
The process by which two or more small nuclei fuse to make a…
the visible surface of the sun
astronomical unit
The average distance between Earth and the sun, about 150 mil…
solar spectrum
the entire span of electromagnetic wavelengths that the sun e…
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Chapter 22 vocabulary earth science
Astronomy
Geocentric
Heliocentric
Ellipse
The scientific study of the universe
1. Referring to the center of the earth in measurement or obs…
Based on the belief that the sun is the center of the universe
A regular oval shape, traced by a point moving in a plane so…
Astronomy
The scientific study of the universe
Geocentric
1. Referring to the center of the earth in measurement or obs…
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Earth Science Chapter 22 Review
Retrograde Motion
Geocentric Model
Kepler
Weight
This is the apparent westward movement of a planet against th…
Earth is at the center of the universe.
Proposed the three laws of planetary motion.
The force that gravity exerts on an object.
Retrograde Motion
This is the apparent westward movement of a planet against th…
Geocentric Model
Earth is at the center of the universe.
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Earth Science Chapter 22
Astronomy
Geocentric
Heliocentric
Retrograde motion
The science the studies the universe
The model of the solar system that orbits the Earth.
The model with the Earth and other planets orbiting the sun
The apparent westward drift of planets
Astronomy
The science the studies the universe
Geocentric
The model of the solar system that orbits the Earth.
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Earth Science Chapter 22
Geologists
Mantle
Lithosphere
Asthenosphere
Scientists who study Earth and the processes that have shaped…
The layer of hot, solid material between Earth's crust and co…
A rigid layer made up of the uppermost part of the mantle and…
The soft layer of the mantle on which the lithosphere floats.
Geologists
Scientists who study Earth and the processes that have shaped…
Mantle
The layer of hot, solid material between Earth's crust and co…
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Earth Science-Chapter 22
Astronomy
Geocentric
Heliocentric
Ellipse
The scientific study of the universe.
Describes the concept of an earth centered universe.
Describes the view that the sun is at the center of the solar…
An oval shape.
Astronomy
The scientific study of the universe.
Geocentric
Describes the concept of an earth centered universe.
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Earth Science Chapter 22
astronomical unit
heliophysics
distance from earth to the sun
solar spectrum
The average distance between Earth and the sun, about 93 mill…
The study of the sun
93 million milies
the entire span of electromagnetic wavelengths that the sun e…
astronomical unit
The average distance between Earth and the sun, about 93 mill…
heliophysics
The study of the sun
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Earth Science Chapter 22
Astronomy
Eratosthenes
Geocentric
Heliocentric
The study of the properties of objects in space and the laws…
First to calculate the size of Earth
The moon, sun, and known planets orbit Earth
The moon, Earth, and known planets orbit the sun
Astronomy
The study of the properties of objects in space and the laws…
Eratosthenes
First to calculate the size of Earth
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Chapter 22 earth science
Astronomy
Geocentric
Heliocentric
Ellipse
The scientific study of the universe
Earth centered universe
Based on the belief that the sun is the center of the universe
A elongated circle, or oval shape, the shape of the planets o…
Astronomy
The scientific study of the universe
Geocentric
Earth centered universe
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Chapter 22 Earth Sun Moon
Perigee
Apogee
Mare (maria )
Rille
The point at which the moon is closest to Earth.
The point where the moon is farthest from Earth.
The Latin name for the smooth areas the moon formerly thought…
A long channel associated with lunar marie; A nille looks sim…
Perigee
The point at which the moon is closest to Earth.
Apogee
The point where the moon is farthest from Earth.
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Earth Science Chapter 22
astronomy
geocentric
heliocentric
retrograde motion
The scientific study of the universe; It includes the observa…
Describes the concept of an earth-centered universe.
Describes the view that the sun is at the center of the solar…
The apparent westward motion of the planets with respect to t…
astronomy
The scientific study of the universe; It includes the observa…
geocentric
Describes the concept of an earth-centered universe.
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chapter 22 Earth's Moon
astronomy
geocentric
heliocentric
reotigrade motion
the branch of science that deals with celestial objects, spac…
having or representing the earth as the center, as in former…
having or representing the sun as the center, as in the accep…
the apparent westward motion of the planets with respect to t…
astronomy
the branch of science that deals with celestial objects, spac…
geocentric
having or representing the earth as the center, as in former…
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Earth Science Chapter 22
electromagnetic spectrum
refracting telescope
reflecting telescope
observatories
arrangement of electromagnetic radiation--including radio wav…
optical telescope that has a large convex lens that produces…
a telescope that uses a curved mirror to collect and focus li…
buildings where astronomers watch the sky
electromagnetic spectrum
arrangement of electromagnetic radiation--including radio wav…
refracting telescope
optical telescope that has a large convex lens that produces…
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Earth Science Chapter 22
astronomical unit
solar spectrum
nuclear fusion
photosphere
The average distance between Earth and the sun, about 150 mil…
the entire span of electromagnetic wavelengths that the sun e…
The process by which two or more small nuclei fuse to make a…
the visible surface of the sun
astronomical unit
The average distance between Earth and the sun, about 150 mil…
solar spectrum
the entire span of electromagnetic wavelengths that the sun e…
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Chapter 22: The Sun, Moon, and Earth System
An astronomical unit is defined as the…
The Sun is composed mostly of
The sun's surface exists in what state…
What three things are part of the sola…
Earth and the sun
Hydrogen (and helium)
Plasma
Chromosphere prominence spicules
An astronomical unit is defined as the…
Earth and the sun
The Sun is composed mostly of
Hydrogen (and helium)
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Earth Science Test: Chapter 22 ~ The Sun, The Moon, and the Earth
sun
celestial
Astronomical Unit
how far an AU is (in miles)
the star located in the center of our solar system
having to do with astronomical objects (things in space)
the distance from the earth to the sun
93 million miles
sun
the star located in the center of our solar system
celestial
having to do with astronomical objects (things in space)
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Chapter 22 earth science
Astronomy
Geocentric
Heliocentric
Ellipse
The scientific study of the universe
Earth centered universe
Based on the belief that the sun is the center of the universe
A elongated circle, or oval shape, the shape of the planets o…
Astronomy
The scientific study of the universe
Geocentric
Earth centered universe
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Earth Science Chapter 22
Astronomy
Geocentric
Heliocentric
Retrograde motion
The study of the universe
models of the universe based on the assumption that the sun,…
a model of the solar system in which Earth and the other plan…
the apparent westward motion of the planets with respect to t…
Astronomy
The study of the universe
Geocentric
models of the universe based on the assumption that the sun,…
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Chapter 22 Earth Science
Astronomy
Geocentric
Heliocentric
Ellipse
The scientific study of the universe
1. Referring to the center of the earth in measurement or obs…
Based on the belief that the sun is the center of the universe
A regular oval shape, traced by a point moving in a plane so…
Astronomy
The scientific study of the universe
Geocentric
1. Referring to the center of the earth in measurement or obs…
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Honors Earth Science Light, Astronomical Observations and the Sun Chapter 22
Continuous Spectrum
Emission Spectrum
Absorption (black line) Spectrum
Red Shift
Produced by incandescent solid, liquid or gas under high pres…
Produced by hot (incandescent) gas under low pressure series…
Produced when white light us passed cooler gas under low pres…
When a light source is moving away (receding), its light appe…
Continuous Spectrum
Produced by incandescent solid, liquid or gas under high pres…
Emission Spectrum
Produced by hot (incandescent) gas under low pressure series…
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Earth Science.Chapter 22
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Solar Spectrum
Green, yellow, red
Hydrogen and helium
About __% of the sun's energy output is electromagnetic waves.
The distribution of electromagnetic radiation emitted by the…
Sunlight is most intense in the _____-______-___ region of sp…
The two elements that make up 98% of the sun.
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About __% of the sun's energy output is electromagnetic waves.
Solar Spectrum
The distribution of electromagnetic radiation emitted by the…
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Chapter 22.3: Earth's Moon
Earth
Highlands
maria
rays
the density of the moon is comparable to that of mantle rocks…
Densely pitted, light-colored areas containing mountain ranges
Dark, relatively smooth areas made of ancient beds of basalti…
Splash marks that radiate outward for hundreds of kilometers.
Earth
the density of the moon is comparable to that of mantle rocks…
Highlands
Densely pitted, light-colored areas containing mountain ranges
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Earth Science Chapter 22
Geologists
Mantle
Lithosphere
Asthenosphere
A scientist who studies the solid and liquid matter that cons…
A loose sleeveless cloak or shawl, worn especially by women.
The rigid outer part of the earth, consisting of the crust an…
The upper layer of the earth's mantle, below the lithosphere,…
Geologists
A scientist who studies the solid and liquid matter that cons…
Mantle
A loose sleeveless cloak or shawl, worn especially by women.
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Earth science chapter 22 vocabulary
Astronomy
Geocentric
Heliocentric
Retrograde motion
The science that studies the universe
Earth was a sphere that stayed motionless at the center
Earth and other planets orbit the sun
The apparent westward drift
Astronomy
The science that studies the universe
Geocentric
Earth was a sphere that stayed motionless at the center
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Earth Science: Chapter 22
Astronomy
Geocentric
Heliocentric
Ellipse
The scientific study of the universe
Describes the concept of an earth centered universe
Describes the view that the sun is at the center of the solar…
An oval shape
Astronomy
The scientific study of the universe
Geocentric
Describes the concept of an earth centered universe
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Earth Science--Chapter 22
Astronomy
Geocentric
Heliocentric
Ellipse
The scientific study of the universe
Describes the concept of an earth centered universe
Describes the view that the sun is at the center of the solar…
An oval shape
Astronomy
The scientific study of the universe
Geocentric
Describes the concept of an earth centered universe
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Earth science chapter 22
oceanograohy
polarity
hydrogen bonding
aqueous solution
the scientific study of the oceans using chemistry, biology,…
refers to the uneven distribution of charge between the molec…
the bond that forms between a positively changes hydrogen ato…
a mixture that forms when a salt dissolves in water
oceanograohy
the scientific study of the oceans using chemistry, biology,…
polarity
refers to the uneven distribution of charge between the molec…
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Chapter 22 Earth Science Vocabulary
Geocentric
Heliocentric
Retrograde Motion
Astronomical units
The belief that Earth was a sphere that stayed motionless at…
Belief that Earth and other planets orbit the sun
The apparent westward drift
The average distance between Earth and the Sun
Geocentric
The belief that Earth was a sphere that stayed motionless at…
Heliocentric
Belief that Earth and other planets orbit the sun
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Chapter 22 Vocabulary - Earth Science
Lunar Regolith
Rille
Mare
Ray
a layer of loose superficial material covering solid rock
a fissure or narrow channel on the moon's surface
dark plains on the moon and mars
each of the lines in which light may seem to stream from the…
Lunar Regolith
a layer of loose superficial material covering solid rock
Rille
a fissure or narrow channel on the moon's surface
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Chapter 22: Earth's Moon
Astronomy
Orbit
Ellipse
Geocentric
The scientific study of the universe; It includes the observa…
One complete circular movement and made by one object around…
An oval
Describes the concept of an Earth-centered universe
Astronomy
The scientific study of the universe; It includes the observa…
Orbit
One complete circular movement and made by one object around…
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Chapter 22:Earth's Moon
Astronomy
Geocentric
Orbit
Heliocentric
The scientific study of the universe includes the observation…
Describes the concept of a Earth centered universe.
The curved pass of a celestial object or spacecraft around th…
Describes the view that the Sun at the center of the solar sy…
Astronomy
The scientific study of the universe includes the observation…
Geocentric
Describes the concept of a Earth centered universe.
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Chapter 22.2 The Earth-Moon-Sun System
rotation
revolution
precession
perihelion
the turning, or spinning, of a body on its axis.
the motion of a body, such as a planet or moon, along it's or…
the slight movement, over a period of 26,000 years.
earth at its closest point to the sun. 147 million km away. J…
rotation
the turning, or spinning, of a body on its axis.
revolution
the motion of a body, such as a planet or moon, along it's or…
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Earth Science Chapter 22 Vocabulary
Asteriods
Asteriods belt
Coma
Comet
thousands of small planetlike bodies, ranging in size from a…
the region known between Mars & Jupiter: most asteroids lie r…
the fuzzy, gaseous component of a comet's head
a small body that generally revolves about the Sun in an elon…
Asteriods
thousands of small planetlike bodies, ranging in size from a…
Asteriods belt
the region known between Mars & Jupiter: most asteroids lie r…
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Earth science chapter 22 vocabulary
Electromagnetic spectrum
Refracting telescope
Reflecting telescope
Observatory
Arrangement of electromagnetic waves according to their wavel…
Optical telescope that uses a double convex lens to bend ligh…
Optical telescope that uses a con cave mirror to focus light…
Building that can house an optical telescope; often has a dom…
Electromagnetic spectrum
Arrangement of electromagnetic waves according to their wavel…
Refracting telescope
Optical telescope that uses a double convex lens to bend ligh…
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Earth Science Chapter 22
albedo
atmospheric pressure
barometer
climate
the fraction of solar radiation that is reflected of the surf…
the force per unit area that is exerted on a surface by the w…
an instrument that meteorologists use to measure atmospheric…
the average weather conditions in an area over a long period…
albedo
the fraction of solar radiation that is reflected of the surf…
atmospheric pressure
the force per unit area that is exerted on a surface by the w…
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BJU Earth Science Chapter 22
astronomical unit
solar spectrum
nuclear fusion
photosphere
The average distance between Earth and the sun, about 150 mil…
the entire span of electromagnetic wavelengths that the sun e…
The process by which two or more small nuclei fuse to make a…
the visible surface of the sun
astronomical unit
The average distance between Earth and the sun, about 150 mil…
solar spectrum
the entire span of electromagnetic wavelengths that the sun e…
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Chapter 22 Vocabulary Earth Science
Geologists
Mantle
Lithosphere
Asthenosphere
Scientists who study Earth and the processes that have shaped…
The thick layer of the earth below the crust that is made of…
the rigid outer part of the earth, consisting of the crust an…
The solid, plastic layer of the mantle beneath the lithospher…
Geologists
Scientists who study Earth and the processes that have shaped…
Mantle
The thick layer of the earth below the crust that is made of…
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