# What role does the sun play in the formation of tides?

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1. ### Science

What role does the sun play in the formation of tides? I'm stuck on this one, I'm unable to word it.
2. ### Science

What role does the sun play in the formation of tides? I read the article that you posted DrBob22, but I want it in short terms, and am unable to put it in them, please help.
3. ### Science

Cassie is writing an equation to show the effect of gravitational pull of the sun and moon on tidal range which equation would Cassie use to show the effect of the sun and the moon on Spring tides? A - sun + moon = spring tides B - sun + Earth = spring tides C - moon - sun = ...
4. ### Science

Cassie is writing an equation to show the effect of gravitational pull of the sun and moon on tidal range which equation would Cassie use to show the effect of the sun and the moon on Spring tides? A - sun + moon = spring tides B - sun + Earth = spring tides C - moon - sun = ...
5. ### Science

what are spring tides and how do they occur? Spring tides are are very high tides which occur when the sun, moon, and earth form a straight line. Please correct me if I'm wrong, thanks :-)
6. ### Science

What are neap tides, and why do they occur? Neap tides are the weaker tides. They occur when the sun and the moon are perpendicular to each other with respect to earth. Please correct me if I'm wrong, thanks
7. ### science

Which of the following would increase the effect of tides on Earth (high tides get higher, low tides get lower) - slowing the rate of rotation of the Moon. - increasing the rate of rotation of the Moon. *** - decreasing the distance between the Earth around the Sun - ...
8. ### science

Which of the following would increase the effect of tides on Earth (high tides get higher, low tides get lower) - slowing the rate of rotation of the Moon. - increasing the rate of rotation of the Moon. *** - decreasing the distance between the Earth around the Sun - ...
9. ### science

Which of the following would increase the effect of tides on Earth (high tides get higher, low tides get lower) - slowing the rate of rotation of the Moon. - increasing the rate of rotation of the Moon. *** - decreasing the distance between the Earth around the Sun - ...
10. ### English

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11. ### physics

1. Would ocean tides exist if the gravitational pull of the moon (and sun) were somehow equal on all parts of the world? I know it's no but why? 2. With respect to spring and neap ocean tides, when are the lowest tides? That is, when is it best for digging clams? 3. The human ...
12. ### science HELP

What role does pressure play in the formation of the clouds?
13. ### History

What role does slavery play from the formation of the nation to the 1840s?
14. ### science

I'm stuck on the following questions 1)The geocentric model of the universe states that the Earth is the center of the universe. This is an example of a A)scientific conclusion B)pseudoscience C)scientific law*** D)Scientific method Through process of elimination i know its ...
15. ### Science

How to high-tides change? How do Low-tides change? I would figure it would be the moon and sun, but I want other people's answers. (I thank all who answer)
16. ### English

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17. ### Observing development of the young child

The type of pretend play in which Preschool children role play with others is called? Dramatic play B, onlooker play C, solitary play D, access ritual play
18. ### Nautical Studies/Tides

New moons & Full moons are responsible for Spring Tides. Moon's & Sun's gravity in line. 1st quarter & last quarter are responsible for Neap Tides. Moon's gravity 90 degrees to Sun's gravity. This is generally accepted & understood. However if you look in a tide table or ...

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20. ### BIOLOGY

what role do microorganisms play in ecological succession? they play role in ecosystem by occuping a niche. have i got it down correct?
21. ### BIOLOGY

what role do microorganisms play in ecological succession? they play role in ecosystem by occuping a niche. have i got it down correct?
22. ### Science

what would tides be like if the moon did not exist? a) There would be no tides without the moon's gravity. b) There would be one high tide and one low tide every 24 hours because of the sun's gravity, with the high tide at noon and the low tide at midnight. c) There would be ...
23. ### science

Explain in detail what causes tides and give one reason why it is important for humans to monitor tides? The moon causes tides and if they don't stat under control the ocean and the equter can have big floods. Is this right?
24. ### Psychology

What role should the Bible play in discussions about sexuality? What role do you think it should play? Please give us your ideas and we'll be glad to discuss it with you.
25. ### Science - Check my answers

1. Which of the following statements best defines tides? when waves get bigger because of an approaching storm the rise and fall of ocean water that occurs about every 12.5 hours **** the rise of ocean water that occurs 12 times a day a giant wave that can be extremely ...
26. ### Civics

I have just one more question. Should Congress play a greater role in the formation of American foreign policy? Why or why not? I think Congress shouln't, because they may not want the president to reach an agreement with another country, so that country may become upset with ...
27. ### ELA

I'm trying to write an introduction to my paragraph can you help,does this make sense? Many may think that letting teens play violent role-playing games has little to no effect on their behavior. What many don’t know though, are negative impacts on the lives of teens when ...
28. ### 8th grade science :(

How does the sun's gravity influence tides?
29. ### science help plzzz

1. Which of the following statements best defines tides? (1 point) when waves get bigger because of an approaching storm the rise and fall of ocean water that occurs about every 12.5 hours the rise of ocean water that occurs 12 times a day a giant wave that can be extremely ...
30. ### Science "check my "answers"

1. Which of the following statements best defines tides? (1 point) when waves get bigger because of an approaching storm the rise and fall of ocean water that occurs about every 12.5 hours the rise of ocean water that occurs 12 times a day a giant wave that can be extremely ...
31. ### Physics

Which two factors mainly affect ocean tides on Earth? Check two answers. Earth's revolution about both the Moon and the Sun the Moon the Sun the pull of distant planets
32. ### I need help missy and bobpusley

Tides are caused by the Moon and Sun. So, they last forever. natural resources are replaced by natural processes given reasonalbe amount of time. Soil, water, forests, plants and animals are all renewable resources as long as they are properly conserved. I guess Mrs. Wilden is...
33. ### English

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34. ### science

tides are caused by the force of inertia from the sun and moon acting on Earth. true or false
35. ### Science

True or False: Tides are caused by the force of inertia from the sun and moon acting on earth.
36. ### physics

how does the gravitational force exerted by earth on the sun compare with the gravitational force exerted by sun on the earth? and would you expect tides to be higher at the equator or at the north pole? why?
37. ### Tides

What astronomical bodies are most responsible for the tides on earth?
38. ### accounting

What role might an accounting professional play in ethical corporate decision making? Should an accounting professional play a role even when he or she is not the final decision maker? Explain your answer.
39. ### English

The Crucible 1. Compare the roles that elizabeth proctor and abigail williams play in the crucible? 2. What kind of government does salem have? What role does it play in the action? 3. Discuss the changes that reverend hale undergoes in the course of the play.
40. ### health

How has technology played a role and will continue to play a role in cost control for healthcare providers.
41. ### SCIENCE PLZ HELP

when are tides in earths oceans the highest? during the moons waning gibbous phase during the moons waxing gibbous phase when the moon is at the right angle of the sun when the sun, Earth, and moon are in a line.

When are tides in Earths oceans the highest? 1. during the moon's waning gibbous phase 2. during the moon's waxing gibbous phase 3. when the moon is at a right angle to the sun 4. When the sun, Earth, and moon are in a line.
43. ### Spanish

What statement best summarizes the differences in the role of sports in high schools in Chile compared to high schools in the U.S.? a. In U.S. high schools there is more emphasis on sports than in Chile, while schools in Chile place more emphasis on academics and teams ...
44. ### health

What role does the public play in determining the practice rights of midwives, and how does this role impact the AMA's position on the subject?
45. ### sociology

What role does the public play in determining the practice rights of midwives, and how does this role impact the AMA's position on the subject?
46. ### sociology

What role does the public play in determining the practice rights of midwives, and how does this role impact the AMA's position on the subject?
47. ### science i neeeddd help

How did the sun wind up in the middle of the solar system? Did the materials, gas and dust that eventually formed the planets come from the sun? I think this is the answer is it correct- Since our solar system is already formed, we must try to reconstruct its history by ...
48. ### Social

To what extent should individuals play a role in serving their nation when the nation is self-interested? I think that they should play a role because they belong to the nation. Their voice matters, and even though the nation is still thinking about only themselves, they ...
49. ### Early childhood education

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50. ### SCIENCE

14. under which of the following circumstances do neap tides occur? ( 1point ) A. during the new moon phrase b. when the sun’s pull is in the same direction as the moon’s pull c when the sun’s pull is at a right angle to the moon’s pull d. during the full moon phrase
51. ### AP Lit (Help)

Think about the role of the money in a raisin in the sun how does affect each of the major characters? is abook called a raisin in the sun by Lorraine hansberry
52. ### Science

When are tides in earth's oceans the highest? A. during the moon's waning gibbous phase. B. during the moon's waxing gibbous phase C. when the moon is at a right angle to the sun*** D. when the sun, Earth, and moon are in line
53. ### Science

1. Which of the following is evidence that groundwater cause erosion and deposition ? a) the formation of meanders b) the formation of large boulders in the desert c) the formation of alluvial fans d) the formation of stalagmites and stalactites in caverns <----
54. ### physics

Using Newton's Law of Universal Gravitation, compare the effect of the Sun and the Moon on the tides. Constants: Mass of the Moon, M☽= 7.348E22 kg. Moon's semi-major axis, a☽= 3.844E8 m. You can find the other constants you will need on the Astronomy Formula Chart...
55. ### science

how is water purified in the water cycle? why is the sun so important in the water cycle? what role does evaporation play in the water cycle? thanks!!!! :)
56. ### Geography (Ms. Sue)

what role do wind and ocean currents play in climate? My answer: Wind and ocean currents help distribute the sun's heat from one part of the world to another through convention, the transfer of heat in the atmosphere by upward motion of the air.
57. ### Science

What are tides and how are they caused? Tides are the alternate rises and falls of large bodies of water. They are caused by the gravitational interaction between the Earth and the Moon. Please correct me if I'm wrong, thanks
58. ### com155

What role does eduction play in succesful financil planning? Me going back to school plays a major role in finacila planning
59. ### Art and Design/ History

How did the first world war play an important role in many aspects of Art Deco and designers, How did it change the role of women and men?
60. ### com155

What role does eduction play in succesful financil planning? Me going back to school plays a major role in finacil planning. Is this correct in verb tense?
61. ### Science

These questions refer to tides. 1. Why are vertical clearances of bridges along navigable waterways given as heights in feet above mean(average) water height? 2. Why would knowledge of tides be of any importance in a military landing action?
62. ### Science

These questions refer to tides. 1. Why are vertical clearances of bridges along navigable waterways given as heights in feet above mean(average) water height? 2. Why would knowledge of tides be of any importance in a military landing action?
63. ### Science

There are 2 high and 2 low tides each day. Why do this many tides occur each day?
64. ### American Government

What is the role of the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC)? How does it influence the economy? Explain the difference between capitalism and communism. What role does the government play in each type of economic system?
65. ### Civics

How have legal codes change and what roles did philosophers play in the development of law in the United States? should moral codes play a role in society?
66. ### Quick science question

In the newspaper one day, you read that the highest tides of the season are expected in the next month. What can you infer about the positions of the Sun, Earth, and the Moon? What phase of the Moon will probably be visible?

In the newspaper one day you read that highest tides of the season are expected in the next month. What can you infer about the positions of the sun, earth, and moon? what phase of the moon will probably be visible?
68. ### Geography

There are two high tides and two low tides why
69. ### US History

What role did the media play in the development of popular thinking related to the Spanish-American War? What is the correct role of news media in war time?
70. ### cja304

What role does listening play in oral communication within the criminal justice system? How do the various types of listening play a role in effective communication? Compare and contrast the most important listening types and why they are important in the criminal justice system.
71. ### science

The main cause of the changing location of the tides on earth is -rotation of the Earth on its' own axis - magnetic forces of the Moon - the revolution of the Moon around the Earth *** -the position of the Sun
72. ### MATH

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73. ### Discussion

I need some ideas. What are the objectives that your university seeks to pursue? a) How may success in achieving these objectives be measured? b)To what extent do the objectives of various subunits of your university complement or contradict each other? c)Who are the major ...
74. ### science

explain the role of warm and cold air in the formation of tornadoes?
75. ### social studies

give reasons (a)There are two high tides and two low tides (b)Warm currents produce amilder climate (c)There is a heavy rainfall in queensland but the atacama desert is arid (d)rich fishing grounds are located on the pacific coast of north america
76. ### Social Studies

what is the role that the mass media plays on the formation of political ideals?
77. ### Chemistry

An ion can be removed from an aqueous solution by 1. formation of a precipitate. 2. the formation of a gas that escapes. 3. All of these 4. the formation of what is essentially a nonelectrolyte.
78. ### chemistry

An ion can be removed from an aqueous solu- tion by 1. the formation of a gas that escapes. 2. formation of a precipitate. 3. the formation of what is essentially a nonelectrolyte. 4. All of these
79. ### ecology

what is the sun's role in the food chain?
80. ### science

How did the sun wind up in the middle of the solar system? Did the materials, gas and dust that eventually formed the planets come from the sun? Since our solar system is already formed, we must try to reconstruct its history by studying current star formation in our local ...
81. ### True or False?

Sounds like an easy question but I just wanna be sure! :P Tides are caused by the force of inertia from the sun and moon acting on Earth. True or False? I think its false because its gravity not inertia.
82. ### Science

which term best describes the role carbon plays in the structure of compounds present in living things? A- a somewhat important role B- a fundamental role C- a minimal role I think it B.
83. ### Science

What is “formal science” and how does it relate to natural and social sciences? How does each type of science play a role in environmental sustainability? How does ethical responsibility plan a role in environmental sustainability?
84. ### Science

Are spring tides more common during the spring? Explain No, spring tides have nothing to do with the season "Spring". Can someone please explain this to me more clearly, thanks
85. ### art

What role does the artist play in a community?
86. ### Bio

What role does DNA play in helicase?
87. ### chemistry

What role does RNA play in proteomics and why?
88. ### Sociology

What role does culture play in society?
89. ### Astronomy

Why is most of the mass of the solary system contained in the Sun? Briefly describe the protoplanet theory of planet formation. Please help. thanks.
90. ### L.A

2) After reading the poem, what can you conclude about the moon? A. She is mad at the sun because she is tired and he is keeping her up. B. She thinks the night is her territory, not the sun’s. *** ?? C. She is glad the sun is there to shine with her, because it’s fun. D. ...
91. ### Physics

The best time to dig clams is when the low ocean tide is lowest (when you have the lowest possible tides). This occurs when the moon is full half full moon quater moon actually all low tides are about the same
92. ### A.P. U.S. History

What role did George Washington play in the 1750’s?
93. ### phycology

Explain how biological influences play a role?
94. ### ???????????

What role do micro-organisms play in ecological succession?
95. ### English II

What role does the oral tradition play in folklore?
96. ### Biology

What role does the environment play in convergent evolution?
97. ### Cultural Anthropology

What role do anthropoligist play in migration?
98. ### science cells

what role does the golgi play in a cell?
99. ### Algebra 1

The cast of a play consists of 7 males and 5 females. There is 1 male lead role and 1 female lead role. A. In how many different ways can the two lead roles be cast? My answer: 12 ways.. would'nt you add the number of females and males total and because there is 1 lead role ...
100. ### physics

The orbit of Halley's Comet around the Sun is a long thin ellipse. At its aphelion (point farthest from the Sun), the comet is 5.1 1012 m from the Sun and moves with a speed of 12.0 km/s. What is the comet's speed at its perihelion (closest approach to the Sun) where its ...