Chapter 7; Glossary Terms

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Chapter 7; Glossary Terms
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Chapter 7 Glossary Terms
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  1. Celestial object
    Any object found in space such as the Sun, stars, moon and planets. 
  2. Astronomer
  3. Revolution
    A revolution is the amount of time it takes for a celestial object to orbit around another celestial object. 
  4. Rotation
    A rotation is the Jaime it takes for a celestial object to rotate on it's axis. 
  5. Constellation
  6. Light-year
  7. Apparent magnitude
  8. Asterism
  9. Pointer stars
  10. Tides
  11. Phases of the moon
  12. Lunar eclipse
  13. Solar eclipse
  14. Why do we have seasons?
  15. Planet (include inner planet & outer planet)
  16. Solar system
  17. Retrograde motion
  18. Astronomical unit
  19. Orbital radius
  20. Geocentric model
  21. Heliocentric model
  22. Comet
  23. Asteroid
  24. Meteoroid
  25. Meteor
  26. Meteorite
  27. Trans-Neptunian object

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