Savanna's Science Study Guide

Card Set Information

Author:
alicia0309
ID:
267777
Filename:
Savanna's Science Study Guide
Updated:
2014-03-24 21:16:34
Tags:
science
Folders:
science study guide
Description:
savanna's science study guide
Show Answers:

Home > Flashcards > Print Preview

The flashcards below were created by user alicia0309 on FreezingBlue Flashcards. What would you like to do?


  1. correctly describe the movement of the earth moon and sun
    • moon revolves around earth
    • earth revolves around the sun
  2. what is the movement of earth on its axis called?
    rotation
  3. what is it called when the moon appears to be getting bigger in the sky
    waxing
  4. what is the movement of earth around the sun
    revelution
  5. what happens when you see the moons phases change?
    the moon appears to change shape
  6. why do we see phases of the moon during a month?
    we only see the lit part of the moon as it moons around earth
  7. why does the moon appear to move across the sky during the night
    earth rotates on its axis
  8. what causes the apparent movement of objects across the sky during a day or night on earth
    rotation of earth on it axis
  9. What is it called when the moon appears to be getting smaller in the nights sky?
    waning
  10. know the earth's orbit, axis, and new moon phase location
  11. Waxing

    Gibbous
  12. Last Quarter
  13. describe First Quarter Moon
    the lit up part of the moon is on the right
  14. describe the last quarter moon
    the lit up part on the moon is on the left
  15. Waxing is on the _____  and it looks like ____
    waxing is on the right and it looks like the letter D
  16. Waning is on the ______ and it looks like the letter _____
    waning is on the left and it looks like the letter G
  17. Full Moon
  18. Waning

    Cresent
  19. D   O   G

    describe what each letter stands for
    D - waxing

    O - Full Moon

    G - Waning

What would you like to do?

Home > Flashcards > Print Preview