What Keeps the Moon in Orbit?

Standards RI.4.10
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Have you ever wondered what keeps the moon in orbit? This worksheet uses the analogy of a tether ball as the moon, and the rope that attaches the ball to the pole as the pull of gravity. Newton's first law gets a quick introduction, too. Check it out!

Fourth Grade Vocabulary Earth & Space Science Physical Science Worksheets: What Keeps the Moon in Orbit?
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