the envelope of gases surrounding the earth or another planet.
a large planet of relatively low density consisting predominantly of hydrogen and helium, such as Jupiter, Saturn, Uranus, or Neptune.
the force that attracts a body toward the center of the earth, or toward any other physical body having mass.
a planet whose orbit lies within the asteroid belt, i.e., Mercury, Venus, Earth, or Mars.
the curved path of a celestial object or spacecraft around a star, planet, or moon, especially a periodic elliptical revolution.
a planet whose orbit lies outside the asteroid belt, i.e., Jupiter, Saturn, Uranus, or Neptune.
a celestial body moving in an elliptical orbit around a star.
planet is a planet that is composed primarily of silicate rocks or metals.
the collection of eight planets and their moons in orbit around the sun, together with smaller bodies in the form of asteroids, meteoroids, and comets.
the time taken by a planet to make one revolution around the sun.
is a dwarf planet in the Kuiper belt, a ring of bodies beyond Neptune.
The Great Red Spot is a giant, spinning storm in Jupiter's atmosphere.
a celestial object consisting of a nucleus of ice and dust and, when near the sun, a “tail” of gas and dust particles pointing away from the sun
noun: meteor; plural noun: meteors a small body of matter from outer space that enters the earth's atmosphere, becoming incandescent as a result of friction and appearing as a streak of light
a small rocky body orbiting the sun.
a small body moving in the solar system that would become a meteor if it entered the earth's atmosphere.
a celestial body resembling a small planet but lacking certain technical criteria that are required for it to be classed as such.
The ________ is in between the sun and Earth during a solar eclisps
A lunar eclipse occurs at a _________ moon
A solar eclipse occurs at a _______moon
The darkest part of the moon's shadow
The order of the alignment of the sun,moon,and Earth during a solar eclipes
The order of the sun moon and Earth during a lunar eclispe
During a lunar eclipse Earth blocks_________ from reaching the moon
What color does the moon look during a lunar eclispe
What are the 3 three types of lunar eclispes
Can more people view a solar or lunar eclipes
Where does the word eclipse come from
is it dangerous to look at the moon during an eclispe
The process of gathering, recording, analyzing, and reporting info. regarding customers or potential customers
Facts discovered in the market research process
Facts collected for the first time for the problem under study
A series of questions asked to a select and representative group of people to obtain quantitative data
An information-gathering technique that involves watching people by using other people or by using a camera
A small group of 8-15 people who provide qualitative data through their opinions about a business, its product, or other issues under the direction of a discussion leader
The number of people questioned for a survey
Facts that have been collected previously for a purpose other than the problem being studied
Research that is used to discover consumer info whose validity can then be assessed with quantitative research questions
Research often used to answer questions about quantities and amounts using a large sample of consumers