A few times a month, Janice described the moon she saw in the sky. Her observations are recorded in the following table below.
DateAppearance of Moon
August 10 – Full sunlit circle
August 18 – Left half lit circle
August 23 – Less than half lit
Part 1: Use complete sentences to explain why the appearance of the moon changes from August 10 to August 23. What is the name for each phase she saw?Part 2: Which two phases of the moon are expected to come immediately after the phase on August 23?