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Moon phase experiment -page 4

Analysis and Conclusions: (This section is to be completed independently)


1. How many phases of the moon are there? _________________________________________
 


2. What causes these phases? ____________________________________________________
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3. Which phases of the moon are similar in shape? ____________________________________
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4. When the moon is in total darkness, the phase is called a new moon. Beginning with the new moon, list in order the shapes of the moon that are visible as the moon revolves around the Earth.
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