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Amber

  1. 1. Our Solar System<br />
  2. 2. What is a solar system?<br />Agroup of heavenly bodies consisting of a star and the planets and other objects orbiting around it.<br />http://tiny.cc/ARaTB <br />
  3. 3. Names of Planets<br />Mercury<br />Venus<br />Earth<br />Mars<br />Jupiter<br />Saturn<br />Uranus<br />Neptune<br />
  4. 4. What are they made of?<br />Rock<br />Mercury<br />Venus<br />Earth <br />Gas<br />Mars<br />Jupiter<br />Saturn<br />Uranus<br />Neptune<br />Sun<br />http://tiny.cc/9HQjM <br />
  5. 5. Sun<br />Core of our solar system<br />Everything orbits around the Sun.<br />Temperature: 6,000°C (11,000°F)<br />Age: 4.5 billion years<br />93 miles away from Earth<br />http://www.solarviews.com/eng/sun.htm<br />
  6. 6. Comparing Sizes<br />http://tiny.cc/Vvvvf <br />
  7. 7. Facts<br />All planets orbit around the sun.<br />The Solar System is made up of two parts:<br />Inner solar system: Mercury, Venus, Earth Mars<br />Outer solar system: Jupiter, Saturn, Uranus, Neptune<br />Separated by the Asteroid Belt<br />http://kids.nineplanets.org/intro.htm<br />
  8. 8. Asteroid Belt<br />Chunks of rock or metal that orbit around the Sun<br />Located between Mars and Jupiter<br />The largest asteroid is called Ceres which is 914 km (approximately 568 miles) across.<br />http://kids.nineplanets.org/asteroid.htm<br />

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