NJ Ask- Earth and Space Science

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

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