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Difference Between Terrestrial And Jovian Planets

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Terrestrial planets are closer to the sun than Jovian and Dwarf planets. Another difference is the surfaces of the planets. Terrestrial and Dwarf planets are rocky and and solid and Jovian planets have a gaseous surface. Comparing sizes, the Jovian planets are the largest, then Terrestrial planets, then Dwarf planets. The atmosphere of terrestrial planets are mostly carbon dioxide, Jovian planets consist of nitrogen, hydrogen, and helium, and Dwarf planets have little to no atmosphere. Dwarf planets are different than Terrestrial and Jovian planets because they lack certain criteria to make them an actual planet, such as needing to orbit a sun and a enough mass to have a some-what spherical shape. The Terrestrial planets are Mercury, Venus,
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