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14 terms
Grade 4 Science Solar System Vocabulary
Rotate
Revolve
Orbit
Axis
to spin around an imaginary axis
to move in a circular or nearly circular path around somethin…
the path an object follows as it revolves
a real or imaginary line that a spinning object turns around
Rotate
to spin around an imaginary axis
Revolve
to move in a circular or nearly circular path around somethin…
14 terms
Grade 4 Science Solar System Vocabulary
Rotate
Revolve
Orbit
Axis
to spin around an imaginary axis
to move in a circular or nearly circular path around somethin…
the path an object follows as it revolves
a real or imaginary line that a spinning object turns around
Rotate
to spin around an imaginary axis
Revolve
to move in a circular or nearly circular path around somethin…
14 terms
Grade 4 Science Solar System Vocabulary
Rotate
Revolve
Orbit
Axis
to spin around an imaginary axis
to move in a circular or nearly circular path around somethin…
the path an object follows as it revolves
a real or imaginary line that a spinning object turns around
Rotate
to spin around an imaginary axis
Revolve
to move in a circular or nearly circular path around somethin…
12 terms
Science Solar System Vocabulary
Rotate
Revolve
Orbit
Axis
to spin around an imaginary axis
to move in a circular or nearly circular path around somethin…
the path an object follows as it revolves
a real or imaginary line that a spinning object turns around
Rotate
to spin around an imaginary axis
Revolve
to move in a circular or nearly circular path around somethin…
29 terms
Science solar system vocabulary
solar system
planets
star
orbit
The planet Earth, the Moon, the Sun, and seven other planets…
A large body orbiting a star.
A huge gas sphere that radiates light the Sun is a star.
To travel in a curved path around something else.
solar system
The planet Earth, the Moon, the Sun, and seven other planets…
planets
A large body orbiting a star.
14 terms
Grade 4 Science Solar System Vocabulary
Rotate
Revolve
Orbit
Axis
to spin around an imaginary axis
to move in a circular or nearly circular path around somethin…
the path an object follows as it revolves
a real or imaginary line that a spinning object turns around
Rotate
to spin around an imaginary axis
Revolve
to move in a circular or nearly circular path around somethin…
16 terms
Grade 4 Science Solar System Vocabulary
Rotate
Revolve
Orbit
Axis
to spin around an imaginary axis
An object moves around another object
the path an object follows as it revolves
a real or imaginary line that a spinning object turns around
Rotate
to spin around an imaginary axis
Revolve
An object moves around another object
14 terms
Grade 4 Science Solar System Vocabulary
Rotate
Revolve
Orbit
Axis
to spin around an imaginary axis
to move in a circular or nearly circular path around somethin…
the path an object follows as it revolves
a real or imaginary line that a spinning object turns around
Rotate
to spin around an imaginary axis
Revolve
to move in a circular or nearly circular path around somethin…
9 terms
Science vocabulary (Solar System)
わく星(わくせい)
重力(じゅうりょく)
温度(おんど)
自転(じてん)
わく星(わくせい)
重力(じゅうりょく)
12 terms
Science Solar System Vocabulary
Rotate
Revolve
Orbit
Axis
to spin around an imaginary axis
to move in a circular or nearly circular path around somethin…
the path an object follows as it revolves
a real or imaginary line that a spinning object turns around
Rotate
to spin around an imaginary axis
Revolve
to move in a circular or nearly circular path around somethin…
19 terms
Ms. C Grade 4 Science Solar System Vocabulary
Rotate
Revolve
Orbit
Axis
One complete turn of a satellite around its imaginary axis (2…
to move in a circular or nearly circular path around another…
the path an object follows as it revolves
a real or imaginary line that a spinning object rotates around
Rotate
One complete turn of a satellite around its imaginary axis (2…
Revolve
to move in a circular or nearly circular path around another…
12 terms
Science Solar System Vocabulary
Rotate
Revolve
Orbit
Axis
to spin around an imaginary axis
to move in a circular or nearly circular path around somethin…
the path an object follows as it revolves
a real or imaginary line that a spinning object turns around
Rotate
to spin around an imaginary axis
Revolve
to move in a circular or nearly circular path around somethin…
6 terms
Science: Solar System Vocabulary
star
universe
galaxy
planet
a ball of hot gases that gives off light and other types of e…
everything that exists throughout space
a star system that contains large groups of stars
a large nearly round space object that orbits a star
star
a ball of hot gases that gives off light and other types of e…
universe
everything that exists throughout space
21 terms
Science vocabulary Solar Systems
rotation
time zone
International date line
seasons
one spin of an object on its axis
a vertical belt in which all locations have the same time (ba…
longitude line of 180 degrees dividing calendar days
period of time that changes as Earth's axis tilts either towa…
rotation
one spin of an object on its axis
time zone
a vertical belt in which all locations have the same time (ba…
14 terms
Science solar vocabulary
orbit
revolution
rotation
rotation axis
the curved path of a celestial object or spacecraft around a…
a forcible overthrow of a government or social order in favor…
the action of rotating around an axis or center.
A rotation is a circular movement of an object around a cente…
orbit
the curved path of a celestial object or spacecraft around a…
revolution
a forcible overthrow of a government or social order in favor…
5 terms
Science Vocabulary - The Solar System
gravity
orbit
planet
solar system
Pulls objects down
Planets passes the Sun or Moon
A large body made out of gas or rock that does not produce li…
Stars and planets together in a group
gravity
Pulls objects down
orbit
Planets passes the Sun or Moon
14 terms
Basic Science Solar System Vocabulary
Rotate
Revolve
Orbit
Axis
to spin around an imaginary axis
to move in a circular or nearly circular path around somethin…
the path an object follows as it revolves
a real or imaginary line that a spinning object turns around
Rotate
to spin around an imaginary axis
Revolve
to move in a circular or nearly circular path around somethin…
19 terms
Science:Solar System Vocabulary
solar system
Sun
revolve
rotate
A star and all of the satellites that orbit it
Name for the central star in our solar system
To move in an orbit around something
To spin on an axis
solar system
A star and all of the satellites that orbit it
Sun
Name for the central star in our solar system
26 terms
Science vocabulary of the Solar System
Earth
Quasar
Pulsar
Orbit
The third planet from the sun
An extremely bright, compact object far beyond our galaxy
Collapsed neutron star that emits pulsing radio waves
The path of a heavenly body reviving around another
Earth
The third planet from the sun
Quasar
An extremely bright, compact object far beyond our galaxy
25 terms
Science Vocabulary- Solar System
axis of rotation
period of rotation
period of revolution
ellipse
imaginary line through the center of the planet.
period of rotation for Earth is one day, or about 24 hours.
The time it takes a planet to move completely around the Sun.
He found that Mars's orbit around the Sun is an oval
axis of rotation
imaginary line through the center of the planet.
period of rotation
period of rotation for Earth is one day, or about 24 hours.
15 terms
Science Solar System Vocabulary
star
axis
crater
day
huge ball of glowing gas that gives off light and heat
imaginary line around which a planet rotates
bowl shaped hole formed when a space object hits a planet
the time it takes for a planet to rotate once
star
huge ball of glowing gas that gives off light and heat
axis
imaginary line around which a planet rotates
12 terms
Solar System Science Study Guide
Moon
Solar System
Orbit
Sun
a small body that orbits around a planet
made up of the Sun, planets, moons, and other objects that or…
planets circle, or orbit, the sun
nearest star to the earth, gives off light and heat
Moon
a small body that orbits around a planet
Solar System
made up of the Sun, planets, moons, and other objects that or…
Science Study Guide Solar System
Sun
Mercury
Venus
Earth
A ball of hydrogen and helium
Planet Closest to the sun... -Has no true atmosphere... -has many c…
Second from sun and similar to Earth in size and mass... -extrem…
Third planet from the sun... -water exists as a solid, liquid, g…
Sun
A ball of hydrogen and helium
Mercury
Planet Closest to the sun... -Has no true atmosphere... -has many c…
20 terms
Solar System Vocabulary (Science)
Sun
Planet
Asteroid
Moon
Star at the center of our solar system
A planet is a large celestial body that orbits a star and doe…
Small, rocky body that orbits the sun, most are located betwe…
A natural satellite of a planet
Sun
Star at the center of our solar system
Planet
A planet is a large celestial body that orbits a star and doe…
12 terms
Science vocabulary solar
Orbit
Revolution
Eclipse
Solar eclipse
The path that a body follows as it travels around another bod…
The motion of a body that travels around another body in space
An event in which the shadow of one celestial body falls on a…
The passing of the moon between earth and the sun;the shadow…
Orbit
The path that a body follows as it travels around another bod…
Revolution
The motion of a body that travels around another body in space
Science study guide :Solar System
Asteroids
Solar System
Star
White Dwarf
Is a rock that revolves around the sun.
The solar system is made out of stars and objects that orbit…
An object that produces it's own energy including its own hea…
A small and very dense star that shines with cooler white lig…
Asteroids
Is a rock that revolves around the sun.
Solar System
The solar system is made out of stars and objects that orbit…
10 terms
Science Vocabulary Set #10 (Solar System)
Gibbous:
Lunar cycle:
Moon:
New Moon:
a word used to describe the moon when it appears to be more t…
the 4-week period during which the moon orbits Earth one time…
Earth's natural satellite.
the phase of the moon in the lunar cycle when the sunlit side…
Gibbous:
a word used to describe the moon when it appears to be more t…
Lunar cycle:
the 4-week period during which the moon orbits Earth one time…
24 terms
science solar system study guide
mercury,venus,earth and mars.
nucleus,coma,tail,hydrogen envelope.
constantly moving around something.
jupiter,saturn.uranus.neptune.
what are the names of the inner planets?
what are the parts of a comet?
what is rotation?
what are the names of the outer planets?
mercury,venus,earth and mars.
what are the names of the inner planets?
nucleus,coma,tail,hydrogen envelope.
what are the parts of a comet?
12 terms
Solar system science study guide
Revolution
Rotation
gravity
Density
Orbit the sun one time
spinning on it axis or one day on the planet
how much you would weight on that planet
how much the planet weight or If it could float on water
Revolution
Orbit the sun one time
Rotation
spinning on it axis or one day on the planet
15 terms
Science Vocabulary solar system
Inner planets
Outer planets
Core (in reference to the sun)
Atmosphere
The four planets closest to the sun. They are all rocky and d…
The four planets farthest from the sun. They don't have solid…
The center of the sun where nuclear fusion takes place
The gases and chemicals that form a protective layer around t…
Inner planets
The four planets closest to the sun. They are all rocky and d…
Outer planets
The four planets farthest from the sun. They don't have solid…
9 terms
Science (solar system vocabulary)
STAR
PLANETESIMAL
PLANET
MOON
a huge, hot ball of gas made mostly of hydrogen and helium he…
a planet in the process of forming
a large, celestial body in orbit around a Star, composed of r…
a natural satellite orbiting a planet
STAR
a huge, hot ball of gas made mostly of hydrogen and helium he…
PLANETESIMAL
a planet in the process of forming
41 terms
SCIENCE / SOLAR SYSTEM / VOCABULARY
Gravity
Gas Giants
Geocentric
Heliocentric
A force of attraction between objects that is due to their ma…
A large planet composed mostly of gaseous material thought to…
Theory that states that the Earth is the center of the univer…
Theory that states that the sun is the center of the universe.
Gravity
A force of attraction between objects that is due to their ma…
Gas Giants
A large planet composed mostly of gaseous material thought to…
21 terms
Science vocabulary- solar system
Electromagnetic spectrum
Wavelength
Frequency
Albedo
All types of electromagnetic radiation arranged according to…
Distance between peaks on a wave
The number of waves or oscillations that pass a given point p…
The percentage of incoming sunlight that its surface reflects
Electromagnetic spectrum
All types of electromagnetic radiation arranged according to…
Wavelength
Distance between peaks on a wave
8 terms
Science Solar System Study Guide
Galaxy
Solar system
Planet
Moon
a system of millions or billions of stars, together with gas…
the collection of eight planets and their moons in orbit arou…
a celestial body moving in an elliptical orbit around a star.
the natural satellite of the earth, visible (chiefly at night…
Galaxy
a system of millions or billions of stars, together with gas…
Solar system
the collection of eight planets and their moons in orbit arou…
18 terms
Science - Solar System- Study Guide
Sun
Two
Rotation
Moon
What is the closest star to the earth?
How many kinds of solar energy does the sun give off?
The spinning of the Earth is called its ____________?
What is the object that appears the largest in the night sky?
Sun
What is the closest star to the earth?
Two
How many kinds of solar energy does the sun give off?
10 terms
Science Vocabulary (solar output)
Nuclear fusion
Sunspots
Solar flares
Coronal Mass Ejection (CME)
When two nuclei from small atoms are joined to create a bigge…
A dark area on the sun created when activity of the Sun's mag…
Regions of brightness and high temperatures formed just like…
Type of solar storm that sends charged particles at high spee…
Nuclear fusion
When two nuclei from small atoms are joined to create a bigge…
Sunspots
A dark area on the sun created when activity of the Sun's mag…
12 terms
Science Solar System Study Guide
Terrestial Planets vs Gas Giants
AU vs LY
Asteroids
Comets
Terrestrial- smaller, less moons... Gas Giants- larger, more moons
AU- measuring distances in our solar system... Ex: Earth from Su…
Bigger than meteroids but smaller than a planet
Bright moving objects in space made of ice and rock
Terrestial Planets vs Gas Giants
Terrestrial- smaller, less moons... Gas Giants- larger, more moons
AU vs LY
AU- measuring distances in our solar system... Ex: Earth from Su…
26 terms
Science Solar System Study Guide
•What are the ideas of Aristotle, Aris…
•Explain the how the ancient people de…
•Explain why did the scientists of the…
•What was Kepler's contribution to mod…
Aristarchus thought it was heliocentric (sun in middle) the o…
they imagined (saw the sun rising and setting) the solar syst…
Because the catholic church and science HAS conflicting messa…
He said that planets orbited in an ellipse- not a perfect cir…
•What are the ideas of Aristotle, Aris…
Aristarchus thought it was heliocentric (sun in middle) the o…
•Explain the how the ancient people de…
they imagined (saw the sun rising and setting) the solar syst…
science solar system vocabulary
comet
meteor
meteoroid
meteorite
made of rock, ice , and dust and its close to the sun. it bur…
are mostly pieces of comet dust no larger than a grain of rice.
a small body moving in the solar system that would become a m…
when a meteoroid hits earths surface its called ?
comet
made of rock, ice , and dust and its close to the sun. it bur…
meteor
are mostly pieces of comet dust no larger than a grain of rice.
14 terms
Science Vocabulary - The Solar System
Geocentric
Heliocentric
Core
Nuclear Fusions
Earth is at the center of the revolving planets and stars
Earth and the other planets revolve around the sun
Central Region
Hydrogen atoms join together to form helium
Geocentric
Earth is at the center of the revolving planets and stars
Heliocentric
Earth and the other planets revolve around the sun
10 terms
Science Solar System Study Guide
solar eclipse
Rotation
Revolution
6th Planet
happens when the moon comes directly between the sun and the…
Each planet rotates around its axis of rotation. A planet's a…
The time it takes a planet to move completely around the Sun…
Saturn
solar eclipse
happens when the moon comes directly between the sun and the…
Rotation
Each planet rotates around its axis of rotation. A planet's a…
10 terms
Solar system vocabulary (science)
Solar sytem
Planet
Moon
Asteroid
A star and all the planets that revolve around the sun
A large,round body that revolves around a star
A natural rocky object that revolves around a plantetary body
A chunk of rock or iron less than 1,000km in diameter that or…
Solar sytem
A star and all the planets that revolve around the sun
Planet
A large,round body that revolves around a star
17 terms
solar system vocabulary-science
Astronomy
Rotation
Day
Month
The study of the universe
The motion of a body that travels around another body in spac…
The time required for Earth to rotate once on its axis
A division of the year that is based on the orbit of the moon…
Astronomy
The study of the universe
Rotation
The motion of a body that travels around another body in spac…
11 terms
Science Solar System Vocabulary
Greenhouse Effect
Photon
Retrograde
Rotation
Warming of a planet's surface as a result of atmospheric gase…
A quantum of visible light or other form of electromagnetic r…
This means that the planet is spinning backwards compared to…
The turning motion of a planet spinning on its axis
Greenhouse Effect
Warming of a planet's surface as a result of atmospheric gase…
Photon
A quantum of visible light or other form of electromagnetic r…
10 terms
Science vocabulary solar system
Solar System
Photosphere
Corona
Sunspots
objects that orbit the central star, known as the Sun; e.g. p…
most prominent layer of the Sun's atmosphere; emits the light…
the outermost and largest of the layers of the Sun's atmosphe…
dark areas of the Sun's surface, which are cooler than surrou…
Solar System
objects that orbit the central star, known as the Sun; e.g. p…
Photosphere
most prominent layer of the Sun's atmosphere; emits the light…
14 terms
science vocabulary solar system
gas giant
eccentricity
inertia
mare
a planet that has a massive atmosphere.
the degree of elongation of an elliptical orbit
the tendency of an object to resist a change in motion unless…
a large, dark area of basalt on the moon
gas giant
a planet that has a massive atmosphere.
eccentricity
the degree of elongation of an elliptical orbit
14 terms
Science Vocabulary Solar System
Gravity
Orbit
planet
Solar system
the force that pulls bodies or objects toward other bodies
the path that earth and eight other planets make as they move
a large body of rocks or gas that does not produce it's own l…
a system made up of the sun, nine planets and smaller bodies
Gravity
the force that pulls bodies or objects toward other bodies
Orbit
the path that earth and eight other planets make as they move
11 terms
Science Solar Activity Vocabulary
coronal mass ejection
radiative zone
photosphere
corona
coronal gas that is thrown into space
the zone of the sun's interior that is between the core and t…
the visible surface of the sun
the outermost layer of the sun's atmosphere
coronal mass ejection
coronal gas that is thrown into space
radiative zone
the zone of the sun's interior that is between the core and t…
26 terms
Science Vocabulary Solar System
solar system
heliocentric
geocentric
parallax
the sun and all of the planets and other bodies that travel a…
sun centered
describes something that uses Earth as the reference point
an apparent shift in the position of an object when viewed fr…
solar system
the sun and all of the planets and other bodies that travel a…
heliocentric
sun centered
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