Solar System

Text: Chapter 11 Lessons 1 (D52-D61)
Content Standard 11: Compare distances from the Sun to planets in our solar system.

Study Guide
  1. Create an illustration of the solar system labeling the sun and each of the planets in the correct order.
  2. List the three furthest planets from the Sun. Explain how these planets differ from the three planets closest to the Sun.
  3. Explain the difference in amount of orbit time between Mercury and Neptune.
  4. Describe generally what happens to the temperatures to planets in regards to their relationship to the Sun.
  5. Explain how light travels through space.

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