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Description

a group of stars that seem to outline a picture of a person, animal, or object constellation
the Big Dipper is part of what constellation great bear
give the actual name of the North Star polaris
which constellation is mentioned in the Bible orion
the constellation that contain the two stars Castor and Pollux is ___ gemini
the most spectacular part of the constellation Orion is the ____. belt
the brightest star in the sky; one of the stars in the constellation Big Dog Sirius
probably the most familiar sight in the southern hemisphere southern cross
the star, Antares, is in what constellation scorpion
the star, Regulus, is in what constellation lion

Astronomy Crossword

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A circumpolar constellation, the dragon Draco
A burning mass of gas, dust and rock star
The brightest star in the night sky Sirius
Also known as the North Star Polaris
The distance light travels in 1 year, roughly 5.8 trillion miles lightyear
A story that is not true to explain what you see myth
The planet we live on Earth
A summer constellation found on the southern horizon Scorpius
A group of stars named after an animal or person constellation
The key to finding all of the circumpolar constellations Bigdipper
The hunter in the winter sky Orion
The lion in the spring sky Leo
The twins in the winter sky Gemini
The bull in the winter sky Taurus
The winged horse in the fall sky Pegasus
Also know as the little dipper Ursaminor
Star of Bootes, the Herdsman Arcturus
Pleiades, the _____________ sisters seven
Corona borealis northerncrown
The study of the stars astronomy

Constellations Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

The Little Bear. Ursa Minor
The North Star. Polaris
Cassiopeia's husband. Cepheus
The Dragon. Draco
The Great Bear. Ursa Major
The Queen sitting in her throne. Cassiopeia
A grouping of stars within Ursa Major. Big Dipper
A star that orbits another star. Binary
The crab. Cancer
Disguised himself as Taurus. Zeus
The bull. Taurus
Water snake with 9 heads. Hydra
Jumped down a well. Canis Minor
The unicorn. Monoceros
The twins. Gemini
The charioteer. Auriga
The first culture to recognize that different astronomical phenomena were periodic. Babylonian
A series of dark patches in the Milky Way. Great Rift

Constellations Crossword

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Description

Scientific study of the objects outside of Earth. Astronomy
The distance that light tracels in one year Light Year
Indication of the temprature of a star. Star Color
A group of stars that appear to form a shape in the sky Constellation
An immerse cloud of gas and dust in soace Nebula
The imaginary band around the Earths middle that is 0° Latitude. Equator
Constellation of the two twins. Gemini
Constellation ruled by Mercury Virgo
Constellation ruled by Neptune Pisces
"The Centaur" Sagittarius
Constellation ruled by the sun. Leo
"The Crab" Cancer
Constellation ruled by Venus Taurus
"The Scales" Libra
A pattern or recognizable shape within a constellation. Asterism

constellations Crossword

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Description

also known as the hunter orion
name as one of orion's hunting dogs canis major
is one of the constellations of the zodiac, lying between Cancer the crab to the west and Virgo the maiden to the east. leo
Its name is Latin for crab and it is commonly represented as one cancer
Its name is Latin for "twins," and it is associated with the twins Castor and Pollux in Greek mythology gemini
it is located in the northern celestial hemisphere between Pisces to the west and Taurus to the east. aries
commonly represented in the form of a sea-goat: a mythical creature that is half goat, half fish capricornus
Its name is Latin for scorpion scorpius
It is fairly faint, with no first magnitude stars, and lies between Virgo to the west and Scorpius to the east. libra
Its name is Latin for the archer, and its symbol is, a stylized arrow sagittarius

Zodiac signs Crossword

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I am the first and I have a temper who am I? Aries
I am the Most stubborn and ruled by Venus who am I? Taurus
I am both Pollux and Castor Gemini
I am emotional and moody Cancer
I am Connect to Jupiter and I am very prideful Leo
Water bearer that’s very independent Aquarius
Well Balanced and diplomatic Libra
The maiden of intelligence Virgo
Most isolated but practical Capricorn
Most Vengeful but passionate Scorpio
The fish of Selflessness and creativity Pisces
The archer with humour Sagittarius

Constellations Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

Circinus
Carina
Ara
Draco
Delphinus
Columba
Andromeda
Aquarius
Aries
Cancer
Canis Major
Capricornus
Cassiopeia
Centaurus
Eridanus
Gemini
Hercules
Indus
Leo
Libra
Norma
Orion
Pegasus
Perseus
Phoenix
Pisces
Sagittarius
Serpens
Taurus
Ursa Major
Ursa Minor
Virgo
Vulpecula

Northern Constellation Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

Astronomy
Belt
Betelgeuse
Big Dipper
Cassiopeia
Constellation
Little Dipper
Mythology
North Star
Orion
Polaris
Rigel
Star Trails
Ursa Major
Ursa Minor

Solar Eclipse Crossword

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Crossword
Description

A body that goes around the Earth Moon
Don't look directly at this without special glasses! Sun
What is the aura of plasma that surronds the sun and other stars? Corona
In Michigan we can see a ______________ eclipse. partial
What month will the total solar eclipse occur during? August
What is another name for a group of stars? Constellation
What constellation is famous for his belt of three stars? Orion
Who is the "great bear"? (2 words) Ursa Major
What did the Curious Kids Museum bring to the library so we could see the stars indoors? planetarium
The moon causes a _________ during a total eclipse. shadow

Constellations Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

the seven sisters pleiades
scorpion scorpius
scales libra
M cassiopeia
goat fish capricornus
crab cancer
great bear ursa major
wolf lupus
bull taurus
archer sagittarius
twins gemini
fish pisces
dragon draco
hunter orion
polestar ursa minor
south pole octans
lion leo
swan cygnus
centaur centaurus
southern cross crux
ram aries

Ancient Rome Crossword Puzzle

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Crossword
Description

This runs across the center of the peninsula Italy. Tiber River
One of the longest coastlines in Europe. Italian Peninsula
A sea between southern Europe, the northern coast of Africa, and southwesterm Asia. Mediterranean Sea
The capitol of Italy,that spreads across 7 low hills, and is about 15 minutes up the Tiber River. Rome
An Estruscan noble that murdered the king. Tarquin
A Roman leader that forced Tarquin and his sons out of Rome, and later became king. Junis Brutis
This man led Roman forces into battle and got captured. Regulus
The wealthiest, most powerful citizens. patricians
About 90% of Roman citizens. plebeians
A form of government where citizens have a right to vote. republic
People who are elected to represent the people. representatives
Any of various governing bodies. Senate
Officials who managed the government and the army. consuls
Someone who has total control over the people. dictator
People that were appointed by the Senate to protect the rights of plebeians. tribune
A city-state located in North Africa. carthage
Wars that ,altogether, lasted nearly 120 years. Punic Wars
A Carthaginian general. Hannibal
He attacked Carthage and defeated it. Scipio
A sense of pride in one's country. patriotism