NJ Ask- Earth and Space Science

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

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