Resource: Electronic Reserve Readings

Access the following articles from the Electronic Reserve Readings:

  • “The Reasons for the Seasons”
  • “Earth Seasons Don’t Fit Other Planets”
  • “Science 101”

Write a 700- to 1,050-word summary that explains the reason for seasons on Earth.

  • Begin with an explanation of the common misconceptions that students have regarding the reason for seasons.
  • Identify other planets in our solar system that may or may not have seasons and provide an explanation.
  • Include an explanation of aphelion and perihelion in your discussion.
  • You may include graphics in your paper. Do not forget to cite any references and text images you use.

Format your paper consistent with APA guidelines.