NJ Ask- Earth and Space Science

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

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