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The atmosphere gets thicker and thicker as you go down; the planets basically consist mainly of atmosphere, though those planets are expected to have a solid core.

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What does the atmosphere of the jovian planets consist of?

they all have different gasses in there atmosphere

What are the two main reason why Jovian planets have much thicker atmoshperes than the Terrestrial planets?

While terrestrial planets are made of rock and have gases in the atmosphere, jovian planets are made almost entirly of gases. If an atmosphere is made of gases in a planet, then the atmosphere of the planets with more gases will be thicker.

Why do Jovian planets have a thicker atmosphere than the terrestrial planets?

Jovian planets do not have a solid surface, therefore their atmospheres are thick all the say to where their surface would be. Their atmospheres have more gasses than those surrounding terrestrial planets.

What do jovian planets not have?

Jovian Planets do not have a solid surface to stand on.

Is a Jovian planets is call Inner?

Inner planets are terrestrial planets outer are jovian planets

What is the main differences between the terrestrial and Jovian planets?

The cores of jovian planets are very similar to terrestrial ones. Jovian planets are simply a more evolved form of terrestrial planet contrary to popular perception. Jovian planets often have a lot of hydrogen, helium, methane, and/or volatile ices to make up its atmosphere to the point where oceans of these components cover the terrestrial core and billow the atmosphere to large proportions. Terrestrial planets absorbed less of these components from the leftover solar nebula leaving only the rocky surface and maybe some gas of an atmosphere.

Do Jovian planets have moons?

Yes, all the Jovian planets have moons.

Which planet it not a jovian planet?

Mercury, Venus, Earth and Mars are not "Jovian planets". They are called "terrestrial planets". The Jovian planets are the bigger "gas giant" planets.

What are the 3 characteristics the jovian planets have in common?

Jovian planets are: -gaseous -farthest planets from the sun -largest planets

What type of planet is Jupiter and Saturn?

The are Gas Giant Planets; also called Jovian Planets.

Can you describe the surface of the Jovian planets?

The Jovian planets are gas giants and have no surface.

Which type of planets are the larger planets?

the planets jupiter, saturn, uranus and neptune are the larger planets. They are also called jovian/giant planets.

Are the jovian planets similar in mass to the terrestrial planets?

No. The Jovian planets are much more massive than the terrestrial planets.

Are jovian planets larger than terrestrial planets?

Yes, Jovian planets are much larger than terrestrial planets.

Which planets are Jovian and what does that term mean?

The Jovian Planets are Jupiter, Saturn, Uranus and Neptune.... Jovian means Made of Gas.

What are the names of the jovian planets?

The name of the Jovian Planets are: Jupiter, Saturn, Uranus & Neptune.

What is located beyond the Jovian planets?

Just beyond the Jovian planets is the Kuiper Belt.

What two Jovian Planets have no moons?

In our Solar System, ALL Jovian planets have moons.

Why are the densities of terrestrial planets greater than Jovian planets?

Terrestrial planets are made of rock. Jovian planets are gas giants.

How does the size of the terrestrial planets compare with jovian planets?

All of the jovian planets are more massive than any of the terrestrial planets.

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