Science SLO Words

Use these flashcards to help you improve your knowledge on the science vocabulary list.
STUDY
PLAY
absorb
to take in or soak up
potential energy
energy at rest; stored energy
kinetic energy
energy in motion; used energy
waves
a regular, repeating pattern
matter
anything that has mass and takes up space
observation
to notice or examine
procedure
a designated way of doing something
photosynthesis
food making process where plants use carbon dioxide and sunlight to create sugar
botany
study of plants
transfer
move from one place to another
evaporation
to change from a liquid to a gas
precipitation
falling products of condensation in the atmosphere, as rain, snow, or hail
condensation
to change from a gas to a liquid or solid
convert
to change
conclusion
the end result in an experiment or task
-phone
indicates sound
-ology
the study of
lumen-
measure of the total light given off by a source
therm-
heat
bio-
life and living things

Flickr Creative Commons Images

Some images used in this set are licensed under the Creative Commons through Flickr.com.
Click to see the original works with their full license.