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

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