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Vocabulary Between the Orbits of Mars and Jupiter

Asteroid A piece of rock and metal that orbits the sun.
Satellite A body in space that orbits a larger body.
Meteor A piece of rock, smaller than an asteroid, that enters Earth's atmosphere and burns up.
Comet A ball of ice, rock, and frozen gases that orbit the sun.
Asteroids are... Rocky, airless worlds, that orbit our sun, but are too small to be called planets. Gathered in main belt between orbits of Mars and Jupiter; orbit sun in region between Mars and Jupiter called a[n] [Asteroid] Belt.
Asteroids are? Solid, rocky irregular bodies; don't have atmospheres, and cannot support life as we know it.
Created by: mjys02