Flashcards in 22C Deck (23)
The earth's path around the sun is called its?
It takes the earth ___ years to completely orbit the sun?
The sun is an almost perfect ball made out of?
The sun has a mass of about _____ times bigger than the earth?
About 3/4 of the sun's mass consists of?
The spinning of the earth is called its?
The earth _____ and moves around the sun?
the moons point is called?
Observing the planets, moon, and stars from a moving, rotating earth is called?
Moon blocks some of the sun's light from reaching earth
The earth blocks the suns light that normally shines on the moon
Being shaped like a ring
When the moon is closest
When the moon is farthest
Oscillating or balancing, like a scale
Moon's light growing larger
Moon's like getting smaller
Lunar cycle begins as the
The shape and change of the lighted face of the moon
Line between the light and dark side of an astronomical body is called the
Bulge in the terminator before or after quarter moon
How long is Lunar or Synodic month?