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					         Chapter 1: Sun-Earth-Moon System                                    Chapter 1: Sun-Earth-Moon System

                   TEST Study Guide                                               TEST Study Guide

1. What causes the change of day and night?                   1. What causes the change of day and night?
2. What causes the change in seasons?                         2. What causes the change in seasons?
3. What is an orbit?                                          3. What is an orbit?
4. What is the difference between rotation and revolution?    4. What is the difference between rotation and revolution?
5. What is the position of the earth during a solstice and    5. What is the position of the earth during a solstice and
   what are the characteristics of that day?                     what are the characteristics of that day?
6. What is the position of the earth during an equinox and    6. What is the position of the earth during an equinox and
   what are the characteristics of that day?                     what are the characteristics of that day?
7. How did the Moon form?                                     7. How did the Moon form?
8. What does each moon phase look like?                       8. What does each moon phase look like?
9. How long does it take the Moon to revolve & rotate         9. How long does it take the Moon to revolve & rotate
   around Earth?                                                 around Earth?
10. What do waxing and waning mean?                           10. What do waxing and waning mean?
11. What is a lunar eclipse and during what moon phase does   11. What is a lunar eclipse and during what moon phase does
   it occur?                                                     it occur?
12. What is a solar eclipse and during what moon phase does   12. What is a solar eclipse and during what moon phase does
   it occur?                                                     it occur?
13. What are tides and what causes them?                      13. What are tides and what causes them?
14. Describe the positions of Earth, the Moon, and the Sun    14. Describe the positions of Earth, the Moon, and the Sun
   during a spring tide and a neap tide.                         during a spring tide and a neap tide.

				
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