This 15-point quiz asks students to recall, interpret diagrams, and evaluate statements based upon their knowledge of Earth's rotation and revolution of Earth around the sun.
Key concepts/vocabulary present on this quiz include:
-rotation of Earth on its axis (causing day/night over 24 hours)
-revolution of Earth around the sun in an orbit (causing seasons, due to the tilt of the axis)
-temperature seasonal differences between the Northern and Southern Hemispheres and the poles vs. equators
-solar year vs. calendar year
KEY and EXPLANATIONS INCLUDED!