NJ Ask- Earth and Space Science

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

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