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Flashcards in Quiz 28, Chapter 10, pp. 310-322 Deck (10):
1

planet with the moon Ganymede

Jupiter (picture is picture of Ganymede)

2

speediest planet

Mercury

3

planet suitable for life

Earth

4

''evening star'' and ''morning star''

Venus

5

The moon's dark patches are called

maria

6

The storm, found on Jupiter, that is the largest storm in the solar system is called the

Great Red Spot

7

The largest known mountain in the solar system is

Olympus Mons

8

A planet that rotates backward, from east to west, has ____ rotation

retrograde

9

The phenomenon that occurs when part of all of the sun is blocked by the moon is a(n)

solar eclipse

10

An object that revolves around another object is a(n)

satellite

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