4.6: Seasons Difficulty Level: At Grade Created by: CK-12 Estimated4 minsto complete % Progress Practice Seasons MEMORY METER This indicates how strong in your memory this concept is Practice Progress Estimated4 minsto complete % Estimated4 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 TermDefinition equinox When the position of the Sun is halfway between its position during the solstices; it is directly above the equator. solstice When the position of the Sun is closest to one of the poles; the north pole in Northern Hemisphere summer (summer solstice) and the south pole in Northern Hemisphere winter (winter solstice). Image Attributions Show Hide Details Description Describes how and why seasons occur. Learning Objectives None Related Materials Seasons Seasons Difficulty Level: At Grade Authors: Dana Desonie, Ph.D. Tags: axial tilt equinox SCI.ESC.300.6.L.1 (1 more) Seasons Subjects: science Earth Science Concept Nodes: SCI.ESC.300.6 (Seasons) Grades: 9 , 10 Date Created: Feb 24, 2012 Last Modified: Aug 15, 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.