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What aspect of the gas giants has the biggest effect on their rings and satellites

The aspect of the gas giants that has the biggest effect on their rings and satellites is their gravity.

Which planet do most known extrasolar planets most resemble

Jupiter Neptune

The planet that most extrasolar planets resembles Jupiter.

Jupiter(apex)
Most of the confirmed Exoplanets are larger gaseous planets with large masses. These are easier to detect and confirm due to their size. They most resemble Jupiter, although many are thought to be much larger than our largest planet.

Of all the gas giants has the shortest period of revolution

Jupiter

Which best describes how the sun rotates

The sun rotates more slowly at its poles.

How many Earth years does it take for Pluto to revolve around the Sun

It takes 248.5 Earth years for Pluto to revolve around the Sun.

The sun rotates

at different speeds along its sphere.

Which is true of the satellite Titan

It is larger than the planet mercury.

Which is true of saturns satellite titan

its larger then the planet mercury

What aspect of gas giants is most responsible for their low temperature

Their distance from the sun

Gas giants have many more moons than terrestrial planets due to have higher

Gas giants have a higher mass.

This means that the gas giants have a more gravity to hold moons in orbit around them.

All the rocky planets Venus is the one humans are most likely to colonize

False

What do the terrestrial planets refer to

Mercury, Venus, Earth, and Mars are called the 'terrestrial' planets.

Arrange the objects from smallest to largest. The diameter of Europa The diameter of the rings around Saturn The diameter of Charon

Arrange the objects from smallest to largest.


The diameter of EuropaThe diameter of the rings around SaturnThe diameter of Charon
Is the planet that features the runaway greenhouse effect.

venus

The atmosphere of the gas giants is usually made up of mostly of hydrogen and what

The atmosphere of the gas giants is usually made up of mostly of hydrogen and what?

What Of all the gas giants has the longest period of revolution.

Neptune

Match each event with its description

full moon

Which planet has high temperatures due to the runaway greenhouse effect

venus :)

Which is true of pluto

Pluto has a moon that is about half its size

Which contributes to the lack of evidence of the period of heavy bombardment on earth

Plate movements

which of the following is the cause for the different seasons on earth

the way earth has a tilted axis

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