NJ Ask- Earth and Space Science

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

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