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Solar System<br />By: Bryant Hall<br />March 2, 2010<br />
Sun<br />The sun is actually a star, but it is located in the center of the solar system and is actually white but from ea...
Mercury<br />Mercury is the inner most planet next to the sun. It is also the smallest planet in the solar system. <br />
Venus<br />Next after mercury to the sun is Venus. Named after the roman goddess of love and beauty. <br />
Earth <br />Earth is the third planet from the sun. Also earth is the only place in the universe that is known to have lif...
Mars<br />Fourth planet from the sun, and is named after the roman god of war. This planet is also called the “red planet”...
Jupiter<br />Fifth planet from the sun, and also is the largest. It is just a gas giant. <br />
Saturn<br />Second largest planet after Jupiter. Another gas giant, made up of mostly hydrogen. It also has 61 known moons...
Uranus<br />Uranus is the seventh planet from the sun, and was the first planet to be discovered with a telescope. <br />
Neptune<br />Neptune is named after the roman god of the sea. It is also 17 times the mass of Earth.<br />
Pluto<br />Pluto is the tenth largest body orbiting the sun. Although it is one of the only planets that is questioned as ...
References<br />All clips are brought to you by Google images. <br />URL: www.googleimages.com<br />All the information wa...
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  1. 1. Solar System<br />By: Bryant Hall<br />March 2, 2010<br />
  2. 2. Sun<br />The sun is actually a star, but it is located in the center of the solar system and is actually white but from earth it appears yellow because of atmospheric scattering. <br />
  3. 3. Mercury<br />Mercury is the inner most planet next to the sun. It is also the smallest planet in the solar system. <br />
  4. 4. Venus<br />Next after mercury to the sun is Venus. Named after the roman goddess of love and beauty. <br />
  5. 5. Earth <br />Earth is the third planet from the sun. Also earth is the only place in the universe that is known to have life. <br />
  6. 6. Mars<br />Fourth planet from the sun, and is named after the roman god of war. This planet is also called the “red planet” because of the reddish appearance it gives off. <br />
  7. 7. Jupiter<br />Fifth planet from the sun, and also is the largest. It is just a gas giant. <br />
  8. 8. Saturn<br />Second largest planet after Jupiter. Another gas giant, made up of mostly hydrogen. It also has 61 known moons. <br />
  9. 9. Uranus<br />Uranus is the seventh planet from the sun, and was the first planet to be discovered with a telescope. <br />
  10. 10. Neptune<br />Neptune is named after the roman god of the sea. It is also 17 times the mass of Earth.<br />
  11. 11. Pluto<br />Pluto is the tenth largest body orbiting the sun. Although it is one of the only planets that is questioned as a planet because of its small mass. <br />
  12. 12. References<br />All clips are brought to you by Google images. <br />URL: www.googleimages.com<br />All the information was brought to you by Wikipedia.<br />URL: www.wikipedia.com<br />
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