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Meter

The basic unit of length

0 °C

The freezing point of water in celsius

Volume

The amount of space that an object takes up

Cubic meter

The unit of volume

Mass

The amount of matter an object contains

Density

The measurement of how much matter is packed into a given volume

Celcious

The metric unit for temperature

100

The boiling point of water in Celsius

Millimeter

The smallest unit for measuring length

Lead

This material has very high density

State the problem/ procedure

What do you want to find out and what experiment will you perform?

Hypothesis

What is a logical answer to your question or what do you think will happen?

Record data

What information did you gather?

Analyze data

What did you find out by doing the experiment?

Homeostasis

The ability of an organism to keep their temperature the same

Compition

The struggle for living things over living space

Endothermic

Using food energy to maintain a steady body temperature

Ectothermic

Using the sun's energy to provide warmth because they cannot

Cells

Every living thing is made up of

Stimulos

A change that occurs in the environment such as light, pressure, odors, and temperature

Adaptation

An organism's ability to live and reproduce successfully in its environments

Reproduce

The process by which an organism produces more organisms like themselves

Nucleus

Part of the cell that is the control center and it also contains chromosomes

Cell wall

Provides structure and support for the plant cell

Cytoplasm

The jelly-like substance inside a cell

Vacuole

A giant lake in the middle of the cell that contains water and nutrients

Endoplasmic Reticulum (ER)

art of the cell that acts as a highway for chemicals

Mitochondria

The power house of the cell that produces energy

Ribosomes

Part of the cell that makes protein

Golgi Bodies

Parts of the cell that stores and releases chemicals for the cell

Chloroplast

The green part found only in the plant cell that makes food for the cell using the suns energy

Lysosomes

Part of the cell that is found only in animal cells and helps them break down large food

Diffusion

The movement of particles from an area high concentration to an area of low concentration

Selective permeable

When certain types of substances pass through the cell membrane more easily than other

Passive transport

Process of moving materials across a membrane that requires no energy

Active transport

Process of moving materials across a membrane that requires energy

Osmosis

Diffusion of water from an area of high concentration to an area of low concentration

Photosynthesis

The process of plants taking in sunlight to produce glucose and oxygen

Mitosis

The process of cells dividing

Chlorophyll

A liquid that absorbs sunlight and gives plants their green color

Chloroplast

These are found in plant cells and are where photosynthesis happens

Chromosomes

This is part of the cell that contains the DNA and replicate during mitosis

Interphase

Centrioles form and chromosomes replicate

Prophase

Centrioles move to form two poles

Metaphase

Chromosomes line up on the equator ready to split

Anaphase

Chromosomes separate during this stage moving apart

Telophase

Two nuclear membranes form and the cells split

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