Vocab
Moon Phases
Seasons
Gravity
Eclipses & Tides

100

Equal day and night
What is Equinox

100

Phases of the moon are determined based on the positions of...
What is moon, sun, and earth

100

Longest Day of the Year
What is the summer solstice

100

Two factors that determine the strength of the force of gravity between two objects
What is distance and mass

100

The tide with the greatest high tide and lowest low tide
What is Spring Tide

200

Path of an object as it revolves around another object in space
What is Orbit

200

How long does it take the moon to complete one cycle
What is 29.5 days

200

Shortest Day of the Year
What is the Winter Solstice

200

Larger planets have more...
What is mass

200

Moon is growing
What is Waxing

300

Planets tendency to travel on a consistent path
What is Inertia

300

Draw Waning Crescent

300

Earth's rotation causes...
What is day and night

300

As mass increases, gravity...
What is increases

300

Spring tides occur during these moon phases
What is Full Moon and New Moon

400

The blocking of sunlight to the moon that occurs when moon is directly between sun and moon
What is Lunar Eclipse

400

Draw 1st Quarter Moon

400

Earth's revolution causes
What is seasons

400

Planets move around the sun because they follow...
What is Newton's 1st Law of Motion

400

ECLIPSE - SUN, MOON, EARTH
What is a solar eclipse

500

Moon Shape that is Between Half and Full
What is Gibbous

500

Draw Waning Gibbous

500

The equator is warmer, then the poles because...
What is the equator is more tilted toward the sun during most of the year

500

A black hole is created by...
What is a collapsing star

500

Moon, sun, and earth are at right angles
What is a Neap Tide