Earth Summary

Everything you need to understand or teach Earth.

  • 1 Student Essay
  • 7 Encyclopedia Articles
  • ...and more

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The Earth Study Pack contains:

Encyclopedia Articles (7)

1,502 words, approx. 6 pages
Earth Imagine that you are describing planet Earth to someone who has never seen it. How would you describe its appearance? What would you say about it? What things about Earth are typical of all plan... Read more
7,146 words, approx. 24 pages
Earth EARTH. "May the rain-maker water the Earth-Mother that she may be made beautiful to look upon." Thus opens a prayer to Awitelin Tsita, the earth divinity of the Zuni of New Mexico.... Read more
2,151 words, approx. 8 pages
Earth, Planet Earth is the third of nine planets in our solar system. Its surface is mostly water (about 70%), and it has a moderately dense nitrogen and oxygen atmosphere that supports life. Rich in ... Read more
817 words, approx. 3 pages
Earth (Planet) Earth is the third planet from the Sun in the solar system. Earth's average distance from the Sun is 92,900,000 mi (149,476,000 km), and defines one astronomical unit. Earth is an oblat... Read more
2,548 words, approx. 9 pages
Earth In science and philosophy earth (German Erde, Greek ge) can refer to one in a set of primordial material elements (earth, air, fire, and water, for the Greeks; wood, fire, earth, metal, water, f... Read more
19,948 words, approx. 67 pages
UNLIKE OTHER PLANETS in the solar system, Earth is a lush, beautiful world where all sorts of living things are able to thrive. More than 70 percent of the surface is covered with water—sparklin... Read more
52,499 words, approx. 175 pages
“Natural resources are being depleted most rapidly in those countries where populations are growing in leaps and bounds.” —Paul Kennedy “To our knowledge, the world has nev... Read more