Download Exosphere Review Guide

Survey
yes no Was this document useful for you?
   Thank you for your participation!

* Your assessment is very important for improving the work of artificial intelligence, which forms the content of this project

Document related concepts

Planet Nine wikipedia, lookup

Late Heavy Bombardment wikipedia, lookup

Planets beyond Neptune wikipedia, lookup

Formation and evolution of the Solar System wikipedia, lookup

History of Solar System formation and evolution hypotheses wikipedia, lookup

Orrery wikipedia, lookup

Dwarf planet wikipedia, lookup

Planets in astrology wikipedia, lookup

Transcript
Exosphere Review
Name:
Date:
Period:
1. What is cosmology?
2. Explain the Big Band Theory.
3. What does the protoplanet theory attempt to explain?
4. Briefly list and explain the 3 likely fates of the universe?
5. Describe the historical contributions for each of the following
scientists.
Ptolemy:
Copernicus:
Galileo:
6. Briefly describe Kepler’s 3 laws.
1:
2:
3:
7. Which planets in our solar system are made primarily of rock?
8. Which planets are larger and made up of gas?
9. Which planet is closest to the sun? What happens to its temperature
during the day and night?
10. Why is Venus so hot?
11. Which planet is most like our own? (Describe 2 ways that it is similar
to earth)
12. Which planet is the largest?
13. What substance makes up Saturn’s rings?
14. Which planet is tilted 90 degrees on its axis?
15. Why are dwarf planets still considered planets and not moons?
16. What gasses make up the atmosphere of the gas giants?
17. Draw the 2 possible life cycles of a star. Label the picture.