These motions explain such phenomena as the day, the year, seasons, phases of the moon, eclipses, and tides.
Students will understand and apply scientific concepts, principles, and theories pertaining to the physical setting and living environment and recognize the historical development of ideas in science.
The Earth and celestial phenomena can be described by principles of relative motion and perspective.
Explain complex phenomena, such as tides, variations in day length, solar insolation, apparent motion of the planets, and annual traverse of the constellations.
Most objects in the solar system are in regular and predictable motion.