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Answered 2012-04-23 21:00:39

Its a terrestrial planet because the terrestrial planets have dense rocky crusts and earth (as you know) has a dense rocky crust.


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Yes, Earth is a terrestrial planet.

No, Earth is not the smallest terrestrial planet. Mercury is the smallest terrestrial planet.

Earth is not a gas planet, so it is a terrestrial planet.

The Earth is terrestrial, inner, or a "rocky" planet, as opposed to being considered an outer planet or gas giant. The term "terrestrial" means Earth-like.

A terrestrial planet is a planet that is primarily composed of silicate rocks.

Earth is considered a terrestrial planet because it has a solid, rocky surface.

The terrestrial planets are Mercury, Mars, Venus and Earth.

The planet Earth is a terrestrial planet and the only planet known that has life on it.

Earth is the largest terrestrial planet or "Inner planet" in our solar system.

No. Earth is a terrestrial planet.

Earth is a large terrestrial planet commonly known as a rocky planet.

Earth is a terrestrial planet. The three other terrestrial planets are Mercury, Venus, and Mars.

A terrestrial planet, Gas giant planets are made of gas....

A terrestrial planet is one that, like Earth, has a solid surface as well as a dense core.(The antonym is gas giant planet.)A planet designated as a terrestrial planet may not actually have conditions favorable to lifeforms found on Earth.

Earth is a terrestrial planet.

No, it is a terrestrial planet.

Earth is a terrestrial planet as opposed to a Jovian planet that is made up of mostly gas which is Helium and hydrogen and you should know its a Terrestrial planet cause of its rocky surface and its inner core also it's size.

The planet Mars is terrestrial, which is to say it is similar to the Earth. It is not a gas giant.

"Terra" is the Latin for land or earth. It would therefore follow that Earth is "terrestrial".

Venus is a terrestrial, or Earth-like planet.

Icy and gaseous. Nothing terrestrial or "Earth-like" about it.

Earth has the strongest gravity of the terrestrial planets.

The terrestrial planets are rocky planets that have properties similar to that of the Earth. Earth, Mercury, Venus, and Mars are all of the terrestrial planets.

Earth isn't a star... It is a terrestrial planet.

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