Astronomy

Holidays and Traditions

The Moon

Solar Eclipses

# What happens to Earth every few hundred thousand years?

212223

## Answer

###### Wiki User

###### 12/16/2006

Typically the phenomena that occurs every few thousand years is that an asteroid strikes the earth on the surface. However, the earth is forever changing all the time due to mankind and natural occurences.

## Related Questions

###### Asked in Magnetism

### Is earth magnetic poles moving?

Yes
Called geomagnetic reversal
it happens once every few hundred thousand years
and the next is due soon, apparently.
...

Read More

###### Asked in Math and Arithmetic

### What is three percent of two hundred thousand?

You have three for every hundred and you have two thousand
hundreds...

Read More

###### Asked in Science, Math and Arithmetic, Algebra

### Two thousand seven hundred of what are taken every second?

2,700 photos were being taken every second,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,

Read More

###### Asked in Honda Accord EX, Honda Accord LX

### When do timing belts need to be changed on a 2000 Honda?

every hundred thousand miles

Read More

###### Asked in Calendar

### How often is a millennium?

A millennium happens once every thousand years.

Read More

###### Asked in Astronomy

### Is there a meteor coming to earth?

Definitely. Several thousand meteors fall to Earth every
day.

Read More

###### Asked in Math and Arithmetic

### How do you say 10000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000000?

Count every three zeros. Every three= One hundred...one
thousand....etc. One googol
...

Read More

###### Asked in Jokes and Riddles, Math and Arithmetic

### What happens once in every minute twice in every moment but not once in a thousand years?

The letter "M"!
Once in Minute
Twice in Moment
But not in thousand years

Read More

###### Asked in Baboons

### How many grapes can people eat every day?

one thousand eight hundred and ninety-eight.

Read More

###### Asked in Astronomy

### What happens when the earth stop spinning?

the earth would freeze and such as every thing in it

Read More

###### Asked in Astronomy, Galaxies

### Does the pinwheel galaxy have a sun?

Every "galaxy" is a bundle of anywhere from several thousand to
several hundred billion suns.
...

Read More

###### Asked in Word Play, Puns, and Oxymorons

### What happens once every minute twice every moment but never in a thousand years?

It should be 'occurs' and the answer is the letter M.

Read More

###### Asked in Math and Arithmetic

### What happens to a decimal every time you divide by a hundred?

it moves 2 space left.

Read More

###### Asked in Astronomy, Planetary Science, The Moon

### What happens when the moon circles the earth?

it will be night every day

Read More

###### Asked in Planetary Science

### Is the earth moving closer to the sun every hundred years?

No. Earth's orbit is stable.

Read More

###### Asked in Colleges and Universities

### How many students apply for the University of Florida every year?

Twenty four thousand one hundred twenty six

Read More

###### Asked in Numbers

### How do you say 202656788?

202,656,788
two hundred and two million, six hundred and fifty-six thousand,
seven hundred and eighty-eight
...

Read More

###### Asked in Math and Arithmetic, Mathematical Finance, Time

### How do you figure out how many minutes in a year?

what you can do, is you can figure out how many minutes in an
hour. Obviously, sixty. Then multiply that by how many hours there
is in a day (there are twenty-four hours in a day). One thousand
four hundred and forty. After that, multiply twelve by three
hundred and sixty-five, though every leap year, three hundred and
sixty-six. That leaves you with the mighty number, five hundred and
twenty- five thousand six hundred minutes, but in a leap year, five
hundred...

Read More

###### Asked in The Moon, Astronomy, Planetary Science

### What happens to the sun and the moon every month?

They align twice with the Earth.

Read More

###### Asked in Astronomy, Human Anatomy and Physiology

### What happens every 24 hours in space?

the earth spins on it axis

Read More

###### Asked in Physics, Atmospheric Sciences, Numbers , Mathematical Constants

### When discussing the Earth's magnetic field we could say that the Earth has a?

When discussing the Earth's magnetic field, we could say that
the Earth has a geomagnetic north pole. The magnetic field changes
every several hundred thousand years and thus the north and south
magnetic poles swap places.
...

Read More

###### Asked in Blink-182

### What happens when you blink 182 times?

Nothing at all. You blink several thousand times every day.

Read More

###### Asked in Math and Arithmetic

### How many hundreds are in 10 000?

There are ten hundreds n every thousand so there are a total of
one hundred hundreds in 10,000.
...

Read More

###### Asked in Photography

### What are typical entry level wages of a special effects technician?

One hundred million thousand dollars every twelve
minutes.

Read More

###### Asked in Earth Sciences

### What happens once in a minute twice in every moment but never in a hundred years?

'M'... there is one 'M' in 'minute', two in 'moment' and no
'm's' in hundred years.
...

Read More