Solar System Crossword
Type
Crossword
Description

This planet is the closest to the sun who am I?
This planet is the farthest of the sun who am I?
People say this is not a planet do you know?
Its a line between Mars and Jupitar who am I?
This is the only planet that has life to it who am I?
I come behind Earth who am I?
I come after the Asteroid Belt who am I?
Not a lot of people know about me do you?
It can go through Earths Atmosphere who am I?
A lot of people do not know who I am do you?
I come behind Mercury who am I?
Uranus comes before what?
I am behind Neptune who am I?

Astronomy Word Search

Astronomy Word Search
Type
Word Search
Description

Asteroid Belt
Solar System
Dwarf planet
Milky Way
Meteorite
Astronaut
Universe
Asteroid
Neptune
Mercury
Jupiter
Uranus
Saturn
Planet
Meteor
Galaxy
Venus
Pluto
Earth
Comet
Star
Moon
Mars
Sun

Solar system Crossword

Solar system Crossword
Type
Crossword
Description

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.

Planet crossword

Planet crossword
Type
Crossword
Description

What planet is closest to the sun?
Which planet is farthest from the sun?
What planet is known as the "red planet"?
What planet has rings?
What planet comes right after the asteroid belt?
What kind of planet is Pluto?
Name of plutos twin.
What planet do we live on?
What dwarf planet is in the asteroid belt?
How many planets are there?
How many dwarf planets are there?
How many moons does Mars have?
How many moons does Jupiter have?
How many moons does Saturn have?
How many moons does Uranus have?
How many moons does earth have?
True or false Neptune has an atmosphere
Earth is made primarily of
Which way does earth rotate
which planet is the hottest

Astronomy Word Search

Astronomy Word Search
Type
Word Search
Description

Solar System
Solar Flare
Terrestrial
Black Hole
Atmosphere
Telescope
Supernova
Satellite
Meteoroid
Meteorite
Asteroid
Universe
Neptune
Mercury
Jupiter
Gravity
Eclipse
Uranus
Saturn
Pulsar
Planet
Meteor
Jovian
Galaxy
Crater
Pluto
Orbit
Earth
Venus
Star
Moon
Mars
Sun

SPACE WORDSEARCH

SPACE WORDSEARCH
Type
Word Search
Description

CONSTELLATIONS
DWARF PLANET
SOLAR SYSTEM
ASTRONAUT
GRAVITY
JUPITER
MERCURY
NEPTUNE
PLANETS
GALAXY
SATURN
URANUS
EARTH
ORBIT
PLUTO
SPACE
STARS
VENUS
MARS
MOON
SUN

The Solar System Crossword

The Solar System Crossword
Type
Crossword
Description

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
a planet whose orbit lies outside the asteroid belt, i.e., Jupiter, Saturn, Uranus, or Neptune
the curved path of a celestial object or spacecraft around a star, planet, or moon, especially a periodic elliptical revolution
a celestial body moving in an elliptical orbit around a star
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
a small planetary body orbiting the sun
a celestial body resembling a small planet but lacking certain technical criteria that are required for it to be classed as such
a large, usually reddish gaseous vortex on the surface of Jupiter
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
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

The Solar System (Chapter 15) Crossword

The Solar System (Chapter 15) Crossword
Type
Crossword
Description

term describing a model of the universe in which Earth is at the center of the revolving planets and stars
term describing a model of the solar system in which Earth and the other planets revolve around the sun
an oval shape, which may be elongated or nearly circular; the shape of the planets' orbits
the system consisting of the sun and the planets and other objects that revolve around it
a unit of distance equal to the average distance between Earth and the Sun
an object that orbits a star, is large enough to have become rounded by its own gravity, and has cleared the area of its orbit
an object that orbits the sun and is spherical, but has not cleared the area of its orbit
one of the small asteroid-like bodies that formed the building blocks of the planets
the name given to the four inner planets; Mercury, Venus, Earth, Mars
the trapping of heat near a planet's surface by certain gases in the planet's atmosphere
the name often given to the outer planets: Jupiter, Saturn, Uranus, Neptune
a thin disk of small ice and rock particles surrounding a planet
the region of the solar system between the orbits of Mars and Jupiter, where many asteroids are found
a region where many small objects orbit the sun and taht stretches from beyond teh orbit of Neptune to about 100 times Earth's distance from the Sun
a spherical region of comets that surrounds the solar system
a loose collection of ice and dust that orbits the sun, typically in a long, narrow orbit
the fuzzy outer layer of a comet
the central core of an atom which conatins protons and nuetrons OR/ALSO the solid core of a comet
one of the rocky objects revolving around the sun that are too small and numerous to be considered planets
a chuck of rock or dust in space, generally smaller than an asteroid
a streak of light in the sky produced by the burning of a meteoroid in Earth's atmopshere
a meteoroid that passes through the atmosphere and hits Earth's surface
the outer layer of the sun's atmosphere
an eruption of gas from the sun's surface that occurs when the loops in sunspot regions suddenly connect
a stream of electrically charged particles that emanate from the sun's corona
a dark area of gas on the sun's surface that is cooler than surrounding gases
a huge reddish loop of gas that protrudes from the sun's surface, linking parts of sunspot regions

The Solar System Word Search

The Solar System Word Search
Type
Word Search
Description

aurora borealis
astmoshphere
solar system
astronomer
black hole
luminosity
satellite
asteroid
orbiting
universe
eclipse
gravity
jupiter
mercury
neptune
galaxy
saturn
uranus
waning
waxing
zodiac
comet
earth
lunar
venus
mars
moon

Componenets of the Universe and the Big Bang Theory Crossword Puzzle

Componenets of the Universe and the Big Bang Theory Crossword Puzzle
Type
Crossword
Description

_______spans a diameter of over 150 billion light years.
Our solar system is in this galaxy_______
The Milky Way is 100,000 ________across.
There are 200 billion ______ in our galaxy.
_______ galaxies are shaped like a flattened disk with a bulge in the center from which arms spiral out.
These galaxies have a more spherical shape and are thought to be the most common galaxies in the universe.
These galaxies have no distinguishable shape with no central bulge or spiral arms.
This star is nearest to the earth.
Stars come in different________
The color of the star is directly proportional to its_________
Mercury, Venus, Earth, and Mars are the ___________ planets.
Jupiter, Saturn, Uranus, and Neptune are the __________ palnets.
There are eight _________ in our solar system.
_________ are leftovers of the early Solar System.
Most asteroids are in the asteroid _________.
________ orbits are usually elliptical.
Many comets are formed in this as well as the Kuiper Belts.
A_______________ occurs when the Earth passes through the trail of debrisleft by a comet or asteroid.
These are clouds of gas and dust which form in interspellar space.
He discovered that all galaxies are outside our own Milky Way, millions of light-years away.

The Solar System Crossword

The Solar System Crossword
Type
Crossword
Description

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
A planet that is in our solar system and it is too small to be classified as a real planet
The curved path of a celestial object or spacecraft around a star, planet, or moon, especially a periodic elliptical revolution.
The force that attracts a body toward the center of the earth, or toward any other physical body having mass. For most purposes Newton's laws of gravity apply, with minor modifications to take the general theory of relativity into account
A small body moving in the solar system that would become a meteor if it entered the earth's atmosphere
A planet that is composed primarily of silicate rocks or metals
A celestial body moving in an elliptical orbit around a star
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
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
A small rocky body orbiting the sun
A giant, spinning storm in Jupiter's atmosphere
It is a dwarf planet in the Kuiper belt, a ring of bodies beyond Neptune
The time taken by a planet to make one revolution around the sun
A planet whose orbit lies outside the asteroid belt, i.e., Jupiter, Saturn, Uranus, or Neptune
A planet whose orbit lies within the asteroid belt, i.e., Mercury, Venus, Earth, or Mars
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