What is the imaginary line that circles the earth?
equator
What hemisphere is above the equator?
northern
The earth spins on this
axis
The traveling of one object around another object
revolution
When day and night are equal
equinox
A year contains four of these
seasons
It takes 24 hours to complete one
rotation
During the summer, the days are
longer
When are the days of the year shorter?
winter
What day does the North Pole point toward the sun?
solstice
The earth in divided into two of these
hemisphere
When the earth is facing away from the sun we have
night
The beams from the sun are called
rays
On today, October 19, the days will be
shorter
The earth's axis is this
tilted
365 1/4 days equal this
year
24 hours equal one
day
We just experienced this type of moon.
hunters
On December 21, the North Pole has 24 hours of this
darkness
The earth spins like a
ballerina