Part of the diagram of Earth has a box around it.
What is shown inside the box?
What is determined by the speed that Earth rotates on its axis?
It takes 24 hours for Earth to make one full rotation. This 24-hour rotation is directly responsible for causing
Jessica watches the Sun set in the evening sky. What causes the setting of the Sun?
How often does the cycle shown in the diagram occur?
A vase of flowers was placed on a table outside. At which location on the table will the shadow of the vase MOST likely appear?
Students are studying how the position of the Sun and Earth causes day and night. In which diagram does Point X show a place on Earth that is experiencing night?
What causes nighttime and daytime on Earth?
Jenny knows that when it is daytime on one part of Earth, it is nighttime on another.
Which BEST explains why the Sun appears on the horizon every morning?
What event occurs because of the rotation of Earth?
Which event occurs every day?
This is an illustration of a waxing moon.
What causes the moon to appear this way?
Which term describes the path the Moon travels around Earth?
The phases of the moon are caused by the
The Moon revolves around Earth about once every