Questions to guide your reading:
1. What must be included in a viable theory of the origin of the solar system? It must
include an explanation of the Sun and the planets. Specifically, it must explain
a. Why the planets all orbit the Sun in the
Jupiter and Saturn:
I have removed some of the items in the lists, so ignore numbering of items.
Jupiter is the largest planet in the solar system. It is larger than all the other planets put
Jupiter has more than 60 moons. Four of which would b
1. What is the greenhouse effect? How does it affect the average temperature on
Earth? Certain gases (like CO2 and H2O) in the atmosphere are able to trap
infrared radiation. The Sun shines on the Earth and the Earth gives off Infrared
You should try to understand the questions by looking at your notes and the textbook.
Chapter 7: (Start of chapter)
1. Are all the planets similar to the Earth, or are they all very different? The
terrestrials are similar, the Jovians are very different.