Folder Report/Ms. Corradi/12-10-13/p.8
Did you know that asteroids can shine! They can bounce light back in the same way as the moon. Did you know that most asteroids are shaped like bumpy irregular potatoes! Did you know that Asteroids can generally be categorized in one of three main groups? The most common type of Asteroids is Carbonaceous. Carbonaceous asteroids are carbon based; they are stony and dark in color. Silicaceous asteroids are less stony, pale in color and contain metal. Metallic asteroids contain metals, especially iron or iron nickel.