NJ Ask- Earth and Space Science

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What is the hottest liquid layer of the earth?
A____ is dry land with little plants and no rainfall
A piece of comet debris is called_____.
This plate boundary makes a lot of earthquakes
Which wave travels through the earth faster, Secondary Waves or P Waves?
What is the third phase of the moon (after waxing crescent)?
What time of day does a sea breeze happen?
What is the largest layer of the earth?
The uplifted area of rising magma is called a_________
Whick planet is largest and most massive planet?
What is a meteor that hits the ground
What is he fourth phase of the moon (after first quarter)?
______ is the planet spinning on it's axis.
A sea breeze comes from the ______
What types of clouds are white and fluffy and mean good weather?
The asteroid belt is located between the planets ______ and _________
Wind is cause by differences in air _________
This boundary grinds past each other, no materials are created or destroyed, and is caused by shearing stress
____ occurs when rocks are broken down by rain
What is the second phase of the moon (after new moon)?
What is the hard solid, crust and upper mantle called?
A ____ is a part of a sea or ocean that extends into land
What type of clouds are made of ice and very high up in the air?
_______ is a series of vibrations in the earth's crust
The different shapes of the moon you see from earth are called ____
What place on the earth gets the most direct sunlight?
What is the first phase of the moon?
When rocks form, the minerals in them nearly always consist of
_______ is a planet's movement around it's star.
In a lunar eclipse, the _____ blocks sunlight from reaching the _______
One ______ is when a planets goes completly around it's own star.
There are ____ tides, and low tides
A break in a large body of rock which the plates move along is a _______
____ occurs when running water, wind, or ice carry away fragments of rock
Hurricanes and tornadoes form over area's of ____ pressure.
Because Mercury's mass is small, its ______ is weak
Which crust is made of mostly basalt and is the thinnest crust?
What is the soft layer of mantle?
Which crust is made of mostly granite and the thickest crust?
The mantle has the ability to be shaped or molded so it has _______
What time of day does a land breeze happen?
What is water in a gaseous form?
If a cloud has nimbo in it it means_______
____air rises, ___air sinks
How many hours is one rotation?
What types of currents are found in the mantle. They are responsible for plates moving?
____ rocks are made up of sediments that gets pushed underground
Low tides and high tides are caused by the ______ _______ of the moon
This boundary moves plates apart, is constructive, and caused by tension stress
Chemical compounds found in rocks are
The point right above the focus, on the surface where the earthquake happened is called the
____ is the name of the large land mass before the continents split
The trapping of heat by the atmosphere is called the_______ effect
Asteroids are leftovers from other collisions from space (true or false)?
_____is the general weather in an area in a long period of time.
_____________ stress pushes the rocks horizontally past each other in two opposite directions.
A hollow in the earth is called a _______
What types of rocks are formed underground
Which planet is closest to the sun?
What is the thin outermost layer of solid rock that includes both dry land and ocean floor?
A hill or ridge of sand pilled up by wind is called
A _______ ________forms as cold air pushes under warm air.
A solid mixture of minerals and other materials are called...
What is the tilt of the Earth?
This boundary moves plates towards each other, it's destructive, and caused by compression stress
____ weathering is when rocks are broken down by chemical processes
What is the last planet in the solar system?
What layer of earth is molten liquid metal that is also responsible for the Earth's magnetic field?
What is the final phase of the moon (after last quarter)?
The rise and fall of ocean water that occurs every 12.5 hours or so are called ____
Volcanoes that are the simplest and built from particles and blobs of lava are ________ cone?
The kind of map that shows elevation is
What is the sixth planet in the solar system?
A land breeze comes from the ______
The point underground where the earthquake starts
An instrument used to record and measure the strength of earthquakes
If it is Summer in the North Hemisphere, then it is ________ on the Southern Hemisphere of the Earth.
A piece of rock that is entering the Earth's atmosphere is called...
What is the seventh phase of the moon (after waning gibbous)?
Big chunks of ice that vaporize near the sun are called...
In a solar eclipse, the ____ blocks sunlight from reaching the________
The path that Earth follows when it goes around the sun is called it's
What is the first layer of the earth?
When an object in space comes between the sun and the third object, it casts a shadow on that object, causing an _____
The _______ of the Earth causes the seasons.
How many extra days are in a leap year?
When a rock layer bends when stress is placed on it is called_____
What is the inner most layer of the earth?
How many seasons is there on Earth?
One _____ is when a planet completes one spin on it's axis.
What is tension? (stretching, squeezing)
What type of rock forms from magma?
A ______ _______forms when warm air pushes over cold air
How long is one revolution?
What type of rock is created under a lot of heat and pressure under the earths surface
As a comet vaporizes, it leaves a dust ____ behind
The ____ wall is below the fault
A large, slow-moving body of ice is a ____
Where are asteroids found?
What is the sixth phase of the moon (after full moon)?
A large stretch of grassy land with no trees
A triangle deposit at the mouth of a river is called
What is a large area of flat land that is raised above the sea level called?
A naturally occuring crystal structure is called...
The line that intersects the Earth's North and South pole is it's
Alfred Wegener, proposed the idea of_______ drift, which plates move
What is the fifth phase of the moon (after waxing gibbous)?
What are inner planets also known as?
What layer of the earth is a dense ball of solid metal?
What scale measure that seismic waves of earthquakes?
Stress that occurs when forces act to stretch an object is called?
The _______ wall is above the fault
A break in a body of rock is a _________

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