1. 2. eclipse when the moon passes into the Earth's shadow.
  2. 3. closest planet to the sun.
  3. 6. something you use to get a closer look at distant objects.
  4. 10. a man-made object that orbits Earth, the moon or other parts of space. (ex; the Moon it the Earths natural satellite.)
  5. 11. small object that differs in size from a tiny speck, like a grain of sand, to 500km wide. Most asteroids originate in the asteroid belt between Mars and Jupiter.
  6. 13. the distance that light travels in one year./
  7. 15. someone that studies astronomy.
  8. 17. a spherical object that orbits one or more stars, they do not share orbit with any other object.
  9. 19. the turning of an object around an imaginary axis running through it.
  10. 20. rising and falling of the water in the ocean.
  11. 24. farthest planet from the sun.
  12. 25. a huge group of stars, planets, gas and dust that is held together by gravity.
  13. 26. second planet from the sun.
  14. 28. when an object moves infront of another object seen from Earth
  15. 30. system a group of planets that circle one or more stars.
  16. 31. comes from the Kuiper Belt and Oort Cloud, composed of rocky material.
  1. 1. drops of _______.
  2. 3. a piece of rock moving through space.
  3. 4. a curve, usually called an oval or an egg shape.
  4. 5. a group of stars that make an object/shape in the sky.
  5. 7. a type of car, also a planet though.
  6. 8. bang theory a show with a character named Sheldon Cooper.
  7. 9. coldest planet in the solar system.
  8. 12. something with months, days, and weeks on it.
  9. 14. also known as a type of chocolate bar.
  10. 16. the time it takes for an object to orbit another object.
  11. 18. the location above or below the equator.
  12. 21. of the moon the monthly changes in the appearance of the moon.
  13. 22. twinkle, twinkle, little ____.
  14. 23. something that hits the Earths atmosphere and burns up.
  15. 27. the planet on which we live.
  16. 29. energy a form of energy that makes up nearly 3/4 of the universe; has the effect of increasing the expansion of the universe.
  17. 32. way the galaxy that includes the solar system; looks like a hazy white band in the night sky.