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Solar System Twinkle, twinkle. Large circular objects in sky, alongside stars. They circle planets or fingers. A chocolate bar with creamy centre. Second planet from the sun. Older Children
The Outer Planets note: all phrase or multiple-word answers are combined the brighter clouds in layered atmospheres. Uranus was once thought to be _________.. second largest planet; famous for its many rings. what all outer planets are classified as (considers the composition of the planets). the gap that separates Saturn's two brightest rings. Older Children
Stardust Galaxies Stardust Galaxies. Fireworks And Waterfalls. Life Design. Should We Fight Back?. Brighter Side Of Hell. Hard
Neptune A planet something a lot of women wear. a word that means 'to spin'. something very high. something that is in a few fruits. the color of the sky. Older Children
Solar System Neptune's _____ atmosphere causes its bluish-green color.. The _____ planets are Jupiter, Saturn, Uranus, and Neptune.. The _____ planets are Mercury, Venus, Earth, and Mars. The solar system formed from a piece of a _____ of gas, ice, and dust.. In the solar system, planets revolve around _____.. Hard
Constellations Find the Constellations from the discriptions. The Fire Bird. The Winged Horse . The Greater Bear . A cat-like animal. The Ram. Hard
Small Bodies in Space & Planets the sun. the hottest planet in the solar system. recognized for its bright and large rings. most live in the asteroid belt. the 'red planet'. Older Children
The Moon, Seasons & Contellations commonly known as the big dipper. the moon phase where we see the entire moon. the man who turned to a swan to save his friends body. what is the main cause for seasons. the first half moon we see in the phases. Older Children
The Life Cycle of Stars one of the results at the end of a small/medium stars life. a large cloud of dust and gas. the main and longest phase in a stars life. when a giant star dies. color of the hottest stars. Older Children
The Universe distance light travels in 1 year. hot,dim stars at the end of their life. diagram that plots stars according to luminosity and surface temperature. cloud of gas/dust where stars are born. causes day and night. Hard
Astronomy The distance traveled by light in one year. Groupings of stars. A dwarf planet. Super Red Giant. Hottest planet in the solar system. Hard
Far Side of the Moon action of striking one thing against another; collision. the enclosed front section of a rocket. passage of electronic waves from a transmitter to a reciever . line where the Earth and sky meet. a self-contained unit or system within a larger system . Older Children
Solar System Jupiter, Saturn, Uranus, Neptune. The hottest planet out of all. This planet is made of mostly hydrogen adn helium. Mercury, Venus, Earth, Mars. The farthest inner planet from the sun. Older Children
Moon the _____ of the moon can affect the tides. the solar system is in ____.. you see the moon at its best at ____.. holes. a full moon is in the shape of a ______.. Older Children
The Life of a Massive Star All stars start out like this. This is the second stage of a star. This is the third stage of a massive star. The end of a massive star. This explosion only happens to massive and super-massive stars. Older Children
Shooting Star's is the combining of nuclei of light atoms. the lightset of all gases and the most abondant element in the universe. the characteristic physical property of a subtance is equal to the mass divided by the volume. is the spontaneous distintegration of a nucleus into a slightly lighter and more. is a pure substance made of only one kind of atom. Older Children
Space and Stars black hole, constellation, polygon, star, polaris, sun, mercury, earth, ursa major, telescope, magnify, planisphere a tiny point of light in the sky. the constellation that the big dipper is in (two words). a figure with at least 3 straight lines and points. tool used to magnify distant objects like stars and planets. when a star implodes and its core collapses and sucks in everything around it (two words). Older Children
Learning the Sun By Sam Kotech What do young solar nebula's do?. What is the process in which two or more low-mas nuclei join together called? . How long would the sun last before shrinking completely?. What happens when small planetesimals collide with larger ones?. What is the sun not doing?. Hard
The Life Cycle of a Star One of the results at the end of a low or median mass star's lifetime (Core Remains). Stars that have too low a mass to start nuclear fusion. A large cloud of gas and dust. One of the results at the end of a low or median mass star's lifetime (Gaseous). One of the final stages of a high mass star as a result of no more fuel to burn. Big
Space When a red giant collapses on itself and shrinks in size. A small object that orbit the earth and makes GPS work.. Groups of stars named in honor of mythological beings.. The first stage in the life cycle of a star. Grouping of millions or billions of stars, gas and dust.. Hard
Neptune This particle give the Neptune’s particular color.. The largest moon of Neptune.. Like all the outer planets, Neptune has __________.. It is the main component of the Neptune’s atmosphere.. Neptune appears __________.. Older Children
The Life Cycle of Stars this is what a low or medium life star will become later in its life; typically have the same mass as our Sun, but only a bit larger than the Earth . this may be the beginning or the end of a star's life; a cloud that is made up of dust, helium and hydrogen, and plasma . burn up their fuel more quickly than regular stars; soon all fuels will run out and the core will collapse. places in space so strong that not even light can escape; may occur when a star is dying. the dying stage of a star; they become larger and this color due to the decrease in temperature . Moderately Challenging
Stars The blue-white hot core of a star that is drifted out into space.. A large cloud of gas and dust in space, spread out in an immense volume.. A star system with two stars.. A huge cloud of gas that is created when the outer layers of a red giant star drift out into space.. An enormously bright distant galaxy with a giant black hole at its center.. Older Children
Planets A dwarf-planet (not a real planet). The planet that is part rock, part gas. The gas giant with horizontal rings. It is a star at the centre of the solar system. The red planet. Older Children
Venus Greek Goddess. Sulfuric acid is where?. composes 3.5% of the atmosphere. Venus doesn't have what?. Largest Volcano. Older Children
Neptune, Uranus, & Jupiter The planet Uranus was named after ancient _____ gods.. The planets Jupiter and Neptune were named after ancient _____ gods.. Nasa Earth Exchange (short form). The fourth Galilean moon of Jupiter. This was a NASA mission to Jupiter.. Older Children
Solar System distance light travels in a vacuum. cluster of stars, or a cloud of dust particles and gases. . a _______ is the object that follows its own orbit. turning on an axis. the Milkyway s a ____________. Older Children
All About Stars The red giant phase is actually a prelude to a star shedding its outer layers and becoming a small, dense body called a ________.. Stars may occur in many sizes, which are classified in a range from ____ to supergiants. White dwarfs cool for billions of years, until they eventually go dark and produce no energy this point is called _____.. Stars may occur in many sizes, which are classified in a range from dwarfs to ________. primary building block of stars. Hard
Space and Enviroment What astronauts use to get to space. Frozen condensation, but enough mosture in the air. 0 gravity. Brocken satallites. Dwarf planet. Big
The Planets Use the folliwng words: Mercury, Venus, Earth, Mars, Jupiter, Saturn, Uranus, Neptune, Pluto; Inner Planets; Outer Planets planets farthest from the sun. the second farthest planet from the sun. the planet farthest from the sun. the planet where we live. planets closest to the sun. Older Children
THe Solar System a hot ball of gases. planets farthest from the sun. a large body of rock or gas that orbits the earth. the spinning of an object on it's axis. an imaginery line that goes through the North and SOuth pole. Moderately Challenging
Reach For The Stars it's high . something you see when you walk. a big cat. it's really loud. it's has stars in it. Older Children
Historical Astronomy The distance that the light travels in one year.. A group of stars forming a pattern that is traditionally named after its apparent form or identified with a mythological figure.. The highest point reached by a celestial or other object.. A celestial body moving in an elliptical orbit around a star.. The time at which the sun crosses the celestial equator, when day and night are of equal length.. Hard
Exploring Other Stars A small, dim, hot star.. Certain specific wavelengths within a spectrum characterized by lines.. A narrow band of stars on the H-R diagram that runs diagonally from the upper left to the lower right.. The magnitude of a star that we would observe if the star were placed 32.6 light years from Earth.. A graph that compares the properties of stars.. Hard
Planets Often confused as a star. Orbits the sun. Spinning in a circle. 24 hours. Lies at the bottom of the sky. Older Children
The Planets Revolve Around the Sun not considered a planet anymore because of being so far away and small. very hot and stormy planet. This planet has rings made of rocks and ice.. The largest ball of energy and light that is ia star and is extremely hot. 4th planet from the sun that is redish in color. Older Children
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