14.17: Comets Difficulty Level: At Grade Created by: CK-12 Estimated3 minsto complete % Progress Practice Comets MEMORY METER This indicates how strong in your memory this concept is Practice Progress Estimated3 minsto complete % Estimated3 minsto complete % Practice Now MEMORY METER This indicates how strong in your memory this concept is Share Add to Library Turn In Read Practice Resources Details Loading... Notes/Highlights Having trouble? Report an issue. Color Highlighted Text Notes Show More Vocabulary Language: English ▼ English Spanish comet A small, icy, dusty object with a bright tail in orbit around the Sun. Kuiper belt A region beyond the orbit of Neptune that contains millions of frozen objects. Image Attributions Show Hide Details Description Describes the characteristics of comets. Learning Objectives None Related Materials Comets Difficulty Level: At Grade Authors: Dana Desonie, Ph.D. Tags: comets Halley's comet Kuiper belt (1 more) SCI.ESC.935.2.L.1 Subjects: science Earth Science Concept Nodes: SCI.ESC.935.2 (Comets) Grades: 9 , 10 Date Created: Feb 24, 2012 Last Modified: Aug 10, 2016 Vocabulary None Save or share your relevant files like activites, homework and worksheet.To add resources, you must be the owner of the Modality. Click Customize to make your own copy.