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Discuss the major differences between the rotation and the revolution of the Earth.

Asked by Topperlearning User 22nd April 2015, 3:37 PM
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Rotation

Revolution

It is the movement of the Earth on its axis.

It is the movement of the Earth around the Sun.

The Earth takes one day to complete one rotation.

The Earth takes one year to complete one revolution.

One major effect of rotation is the establishment of day and night cycles.

One major effect of revolution is the creation of seasons.

 

Answered by Expert 22nd April 2015, 5:37 PM
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