Where do comets come from in the Solar System?
Where are asteroids located within our Solar System?
How are meteors and meteorites different?
What are the different types of meteorites?
Define the terms comet, asteroid, and meteoroid.
CRITICAL THINKING QUESTIONS
How do comets, asteroids, and meteorites influence life on Earth?
Compare and contrast comets, asteroids, and meteoroids.
Is Earth currently in danger from any NEOs? Explain how astronomers can determine this risk.
Where are meteorite remains most commonly found? Why?
How have telescopes changed the way scientists study our Solar System?