The Earth's rotation in space is the subject of these science flash cards
There are 6 flash cards in this set (1 page to print.)
1. Print out the cards.
2. Cut along the dashed lines.
3. Fold along the solid lines.
Sample flash cards in this set:
|ORBIT||The path followed by an object in space as it moves around another, such as that of earth moves around the sun|
|REVOLUTION||One complete orbit of earth around the sun; Earth completes a revolution every 365 1/4 days|
|AXIS||An imaginary line around which a planet turns; Earth turns around on it's axis which takes about 24 hours to rotate one time|
|ROTATION||The spinning motion of earth, like a top on its axis which runs between its north and south poles|
|LOW LATITUDES||The region between the tropic of cancer and the tropic of capricorn|
|HIGH LATITUDES||The regions between the arctic circle and the north pole and the antarctic ocean and the south pole|