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    I need to find some sources for these points, I can not really find a lot of information for them, I would appreicate if you could help

    1) The meaning of the terms asteroid and meteorite
    2)How impact craters are formed
    3)What determines the size of an impact crater
    4)The energy changes that happen when impact craters are formed
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    (Original post by SidTheSloth1)
    I need to find some sources for these points, I can not really find a lot of information for them, I would appreicate if you could help

    1) The meaning of the terms asteroid and meteorite
    2)How impact craters are formed
    3)What determines the size of an impact crater
    4)The energy changes that happen when impact craters are formed
    There is plenty of information on the internet, just use google wisely with a few key words.

    To start you off, have a look at these.

    http://www.bbc.co.uk/science/space/s...odies/asteroid

    http://www.universetoday.com/36398/w...nd-meteorites/

    http://solarsystem.nasa.gov/planets/...Object=Meteors

    https://solarsystem.nasa.gov/deepimp.../cratering.cfm
 
 
 
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