Use the words in the box to fill in the blanks.
Earth is a 11)____
that orbits the sun. One 12)____
around the sun takes
365 % days to complete. Every four years we add up the % of a day and add a day to our calendar. Earths
revolution around the sun gives us 13)_____
Our planet spins on an imaginary line called an (14)_____
that runs through Earths center
from the North Pole to the South Pole. One (15).____
Earths rotation helps us tell the (17)______
north, south east and west. Our planet rotates
That is why the (20)_____
appears to rise in the east and set
in the west.
11.planet,12.hour, 13.seasons, 14.axis, 15.direction