What is the Earth made of?


What is the Earth made of?

Earth Matter:

The Earth is one of four rocky planets closest to the Sun. It is far smaller than the gas giants, which do not have rocks but are planets made entirely of atmosphere, held together by their own gravity.

Answer and Explanation:

Compared to other planets, Earth has an abundance of water, which covers approximately 70% of the Earth's surface. The Earth's crust is primarily made...

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The Internal Layers & Structure of the Earth

from NYSTCE Earth Science (008): Practice and Study Guide

Chapter 2 / Lesson 3

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