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Astronomy Steven Stolarz 4/7/10 Period 1. Rotation Revolution Seasons Asteroids Comets Lunar EclipseSolar Eclipse The Solar System Meteor.

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1 Astronomy Steven Stolarz 4/7/10 Period 1

2 Rotation Revolution Seasons Asteroids Comets Lunar EclipseSolar Eclipse The Solar System Meteor

3 Rotation Spinning around on an axis

4 Revolution Circling around a center point

5 Seasons Caused by the tilt in earths axis as it revolves around the sun

6 Asteroids Rocky objects that revolve around the sun but are too small to be considered a planet

7 Comets A loose collection of ice and other rocky particles

8 Lunar eclipse The blocking of sunlight to the moon when the earth Is directly in between the sun and the moon

9 Solar eclipse The blocking of sunlight to Earth when the moon is directly between the sun and Earth

10 The Solar System The sun together with the eight planets and all the other celestial bodies that orbit the sun

11 Meteor Asteroids that pass through the earths atmosphere

12 Tides Caused by the differences in how much the moon gravity pulls on different parts of the earth


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