BC: WORKS CITED:websites&books | website-primary contributor-NA page or article title- usborn quick links name of website-usborn quicklinks name of website-http:/www.usborn-quicklinks.com/usa_entilit-pages/usa-seletlink.asp?lang=usa&lvl28pid=1277&idform=202to=21 website address/url-usborn quicklinks date of access-10-28-09 | books-print-author-taylor,barbara-title-The Earth:the geograpy of our world. publication city-New York-publisher-king fisher-copyright2001 book #2-print-author(s)-English June A;Jones,Thomas D. title-Mission-Earth voyage to the home planet. publication city-Singapore publisher-scholstic press-copyright-1996 | Lindsay's
FC: EARTH | Desiree,Lindsay, kyree,Justin block 1
1: surface: from photographs earth looks like a small blue and white marble,with all its parts-living things,air,water,ice,and rocks.
2: historian: Earth is thought to be between 4.5 and 4.8 billion years old! The age of earth is found by measuring the age of very old earth rocks.
3: volcanoes | There are 3 types of volcanoes. one is composite. another is shield and the last is cindercone | hint: the process when a planet cools off is called -volcanisum
4: earth is mostly iron, oxygen, and silicon. if you could seperate the earth out into piles of material...you would get: | 32.1% iron 30.1% oxygen 15.1% silicon 13.9% magnesum | percentages
5: mountains | Volcanic eruptions make mountains. Other mountains are formed when a outcrop is hard. Rock is left after surrounding rocks have been worn away. One of earths greatest mountain is the Himalayians.
6: cool facts | Earth is the only planet whose English name does not come from Greek/Roman mythology! it was not until the 16th century that it was understood earth is just another planet.
7: earth materials: | An earth material is any material that comes from the earth and is not living now. humans have used these from the beginning of time to use as weapons tools etc..., an example is rocks.
8: satellites | The earths satellite,the moon,is more then one quarter the size of the earth itself 13.4 74 km (diameter)
9: did you know: | you may be surprised to know that to date there are at least 7 moons orbiting the planet earth!
11: works cited websites and books | books-#1-print-authors-Jones,D,thomas-tiltle-Mission earth-publication city-Singapore-publisher-shostic press-publication year-1996 book #2-print-author-Asimov,isaac-title-Our planet earth-publication city-milwaukee publisher-Gareth stevens publishing publication year-1995 | website-primary contributor-NA page or article title- usborn quick links name of website-usborn quicklinks name of website-http:/www.usborn-quicklinks.com/usa_entilit-pages/usa-seletlink.asp?lang=usa&lvl28pid=1277&idform=202to=21 website address/url-usborn quicklinks date of access-10-28-09 | Desiree's