The solar system
North Carolina Standard Course of Study. The Sun is a gigantic star that is made up of hot gases called plasma. The solar system includes the Sun, planets, the moons of each planet, as well as other objects that revolve around the Sun. Read More...
The resources above correspond to the standards listed below:
North Carolina Standard Course of Study
NC.3.E. Earth Science
Earth in the Universe
3.E.1. Recognize the major components and patterns observed in the earth/moon/sun system.
3.E.1.1. Recognize that the earth is part of a system called the solar system that includes the sun (a star), planets, and many moons and the earth is the third planet from the sun in our solar system.
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