Ch 7: ScienceFusion Space Science Unit 2.4: The Terrestrial Planets

About This Chapter

The Terrestrial Planets chapter of this ScienceFusion Space Science Companion Course helps students learn the essential lessons associated with the terrestrial planets. Each of these simple and fun video lessons is about five minutes long and is sequenced to align with the Terrestrial Planets textbook chapter.

How It Works:

  • Identify the lessons in the ScienceFusion Terrestrial Planets chapter with which you need help.
  • Find the corresponding video lessons with this companion course chapter.
  • Watch fun videos that cover the the terrestrial planets topics you need to learn or review.
  • Complete the quizzes to test your understanding.
  • If you need additional help, rewatch the videos until you've mastered the material or submit a question for one of our instructors.

Students will learn:

  • How the inner planets differ from the outer planets
  • Mercury's surface characteristics, interior and atmosphere
  • To understand the atmospheric and surface features on Venus
  • How Earth's atmosphere formed and how it has changed over time
  • Mars' atmosphere and surface

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