Revolution Vs. Rotation

Revolution and Rotation are Very Different

Revolution

Revolution is not the same thing as rotation. Revolution is much BIGGER. Revolution is the process in which the Earth orbits the sun. Or revolves is sort for revolution. This takes 365.26, that's the same as a year. This process also causes seasons.

Rotation

Rotation is much SMALLER than revolution. That could be a way to remember the difference. Revolution is when the Earth spins in circles.

This is on an axis, this takes 24 hours to make one circle, or a day!

Rotation and Revolution Song