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8th grade science (2nd semester) vocabulary terms
stress
seismograph
tsunami
seismogram
Force that acts on rock to change its shape or volume
Device that records ground movements caused by seismic waves…
Giant wave usually caused by an earthquake beneath the ocean…
Record of an earthquake's seismic waves produced from a seism…
stress
Force that acts on rock to change its shape or volume
seismograph
Device that records ground movements caused by seismic waves…
8th Grade Science - 2nd Semester Vocabulary
Force
Mass
Weight
Gravity
A push or pull exerted on an object
Amount of matter in an object
A measure of the force of gravity on an object
A force of attraction between objects that is due to their ma…
Force
A push or pull exerted on an object
Mass
Amount of matter in an object
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Science Vocabulary (2nd semester)
gravity
precipitation
evaporate
water cycle
a force that pulls objects toward Earth
water falling from clouds as rain, snow, or hail
to change from a liquid to a gas
the way water turns from a liquid to a gas and back to a liquid
gravity
a force that pulls objects toward Earth
precipitation
water falling from clouds as rain, snow, or hail
2nd semester Science Vocabulary
Covalent Compound
Base
PH
Indicator
A chemical compound formed by the sharing of electrons
Any compound that increases the number of hydroxide ions and…
A value that is used to express the acidity or basically (alk…
A compound that can reversibly change color depending on cond…
Covalent Compound
A chemical compound formed by the sharing of electrons
Base
Any compound that increases the number of hydroxide ions and…
8th grade Earth Science 2nd Semester
8
sun
gravity
1
The number of planets in our solar system.
The planets in our solar system revolve around the what?
What pulls all objects towards the center of the earth?
The number of moons that orbit the earth.
8
The number of planets in our solar system.
sun
The planets in our solar system revolve around the what?
8th Grade Earth Science Terms 2nd Semester
Plate tectonics
Plates
Divergence
Convergence
theory that explains the:... - movement of the continents... - chan…
rigid blocks of crust and upper mantle... - move along the hot u…
- 2 plates move away from each other... - hot mantle rock rises…
- crust collides with another oceanic plate or continental pl…
Plate tectonics
theory that explains the:... - movement of the continents... - chan…
Plates
rigid blocks of crust and upper mantle... - move along the hot u…
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7th Grade Science (2nd semester)
trait
binomial nomenclature
genus
heredity
Characteristic that an organism can pass to its offspring thr…
System for naming organisms in which each organism is given a…
Classification group that consists of a number of similar, cl…
Passing of traits from parents to offspring
trait
Characteristic that an organism can pass to its offspring thr…
binomial nomenclature
System for naming organisms in which each organism is given a…
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6th Grade Science 2nd Semester
THE EARTH REVOLVES
THE MOON REVOLVES
WAXING
WANING
The Earth revolves around the sun
The Moon revolves around the Earth
Growing or increasing
Shrinking or decreasing
THE EARTH REVOLVES
The Earth revolves around the sun
THE MOON REVOLVES
The Moon revolves around the Earth
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Science 2nd Semester Vocabulary
Infiltration
Groundwater
Porosity
Permeability
When rain falls and some of the water soaks in the soil can i…
Water located beneath earths surface in spaces in the soil an…
The amount of pore space present in rock and soil
The ability of a substance to allow substances to pass throug…
Infiltration
When rain falls and some of the water soaks in the soil can i…
Groundwater
Water located beneath earths surface in spaces in the soil an…
38 terms
11th Grade Science 2nd Semester
Erwin Schrodinger
Isaac Newton
Max Plank
Christiaan Huygens
Developed equations to described the motion and position of a…
Thought light was a stream of particles
Suggested light is packets of energy called quantums
Thought that light consisted of waves
Erwin Schrodinger
Developed equations to described the motion and position of a…
Isaac Newton
Thought light was a stream of particles
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2nd Semester Science Vocabulary
Conduction
Convection
Radiation
Precipitation
The process by which heat or electricity is directly transmit…
The movement caused within a fluid by the tendency of hotter…
The emission of energy as electromagnetic waves or as moving…
Rain, snow, sleet, or hail that falls to the ground.
Conduction
The process by which heat or electricity is directly transmit…
Convection
The movement caused within a fluid by the tendency of hotter…
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2nd Semester Science Vocabulary
motion
reference point
meter
speed
The state in which one object's distance from another is chan…
A place or object used for comparison to determine if somethi…
The basic SI unit of length
The distance the object travels per unit of time
motion
The state in which one object's distance from another is chan…
reference point
A place or object used for comparison to determine if somethi…
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2nd Grade Science Vocabulary
Attraction
Consumer
Electricity
Energy
The electric or magnetic force exerted by oppositely charged…
An organism that feeds on other organisms for food.
The physical phenomena arising from the behavior of electrons…
The capacity to do work.
Attraction
The electric or magnetic force exerted by oppositely charged…
Consumer
An organism that feeds on other organisms for food.
6th Grade Science - Review for 2nd Semester Exam
Units of Measure for Time
Units of Measure for Distance
Units Measure for Speed
A straight line on a distance time gra…
seconds, minutes, hours, days, weeks, months, years, decades,…
millimeters, centimeters, decimeters, meter, dekameter, hecto…
meters per second, kilometers per second, kilometers per hour
the object is in a resting position (no motion)
Units of Measure for Time
seconds, minutes, hours, days, weeks, months, years, decades,…
Units of Measure for Distance
millimeters, centimeters, decimeters, meter, dekameter, hecto…
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8th Grade Science 2nd Semester Vocabulary Key Term List
Water Cycle
Atmosphere
Maritime
Lake Effect Snow
The continuous process by which water moves from Earth's surf…
A mixture of gases that surrounds a planet or moon.... *Layer of…
A humid air mass that forms over oceans. ... Air masses that for…
Snow created when cold air flows over relatively warm water t…
Water Cycle
The continuous process by which water moves from Earth's surf…
Atmosphere
A mixture of gases that surrounds a planet or moon.... *Layer of…
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2nd Semester Review for Science 6th Grade
When an object's distance from another…
A place or object used for comparison…
If you know the distance an object has…
formula for speed
In motion
reference point
the speed of the object
S=D/T
When an object's distance from another…
In motion
A place or object used for comparison…
reference point
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2nd grade Science Vocabulary-Sound
amplify
ear drum
frequency
pitch
increase the volume of a sound
a thin membrane that separates the external and middle ear
how often something happens over a period of time
how high or low a sound can be
amplify
increase the volume of a sound
ear drum
a thin membrane that separates the external and middle ear
2nd Grade Science Vocabulary
Inquiry Skills
Science tools
Investigate
Living
Help people find out information
Tools that are used to help people find out information.
To plan and do a test.
Things that need food, water, and oxygen.
Inquiry Skills
Help people find out information
Science tools
Tools that are used to help people find out information.
69 terms
8th Grade Science 2nd Semester Final
Ecosystem
Niche
Predation
Predator
includes all the population that live in an area among along…
The role of each organism in a habitat.... (ecology) the status…
A feeding relationship between a predator and prey.... An intera…
An animal that hunts other animals for food
Ecosystem
includes all the population that live in an area among along…
Niche
The role of each organism in a habitat.... (ecology) the status…
71 terms
2nd semester terms - 7th grade science
Trait
Heredity
Genetics
Gene
an inherited characteristic
the passing of traits from parents to offspring
The study of heredity
instructions for an inherited trait
Trait
an inherited characteristic
Heredity
the passing of traits from parents to offspring
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Science Final Review (8th grade, 2nd semester)
physics
Metric Unit: Energy
Metric Unit: Force
Metric Unit: Power
study of matter/energy and how they relate
Joules (J)
Newtons (N)
Watts (W)
physics
study of matter/energy and how they relate
Metric Unit: Energy
Joules (J)
8th Grade Science 2nd Semester
What are the three types of volcanoes?
Describe Cinder Cone Volcanoes (shape,…
Describe Composite Volcanoes (shape, l…
Describe Shield Volcanoes (shape, land…
Shield, Cinder Cone, Composite
Cone shaped, form steep slopes, moderately explosive
Funnel-shaped, mountains, explosive eruptions, big explosion…
Shield-shape (large, short), create layers of lava, non-explo…
What are the three types of volcanoes?
Shield, Cinder Cone, Composite
Describe Cinder Cone Volcanoes (shape,…
Cone shaped, form steep slopes, moderately explosive
2nd Semester Science Vocabulary
Heredity
Genetics
Traits
Inherited Trait
Passing of traits from parents to offspring
Study of heredity
Characteristics of an organism
Trait that is passed from parent to their offspring
Heredity
Passing of traits from parents to offspring
Genetics
Study of heredity
2nd semester science vocabulary
Seed
Fertilization
Cellular respiration
Adaptation
Plant embryo and food supply in a protective coating.
In sexual reproduction, the joining of a sperm and an egg.
Is a series of chemical reactions that breaks down food molec…
Any variation that makes an organism better suited to its env…
Seed
Plant embryo and food supply in a protective coating.
Fertilization
In sexual reproduction, the joining of a sperm and an egg.
2nd Semester Science Vocabulary
motion
reference point
meter
speed
The state in which one object's distance from another is chan…
A place or object used for comparison to determine if somethi…
The basic SI unit of length
The distance the object travels per unit of time
motion
The state in which one object's distance from another is chan…
reference point
A place or object used for comparison to determine if somethi…
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Science Vocabulary 2nd Semester
Substance
Compound
Formula
Mixture
Matter that has the same composition and properties throughout
More than one element chemically bonded together ... They have…
Shows which elements and how many atoms of each make up a com…
Substances that are not chemically bonded together... Homogeneo…
Substance
Matter that has the same composition and properties throughout
Compound
More than one element chemically bonded together ... They have…
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Science Vocabulary 2nd Semester
Motion
Position
Speed
Distance
Change in position
Location in space compared to a reference point
Distance / time. The rate in which something is moving
The measurement of how for an object travels
Motion
Change in position
Position
Location in space compared to a reference point
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2nd grade Science Vocabulary: Matter
matter
properties
states of matter
solid
something that takes up space
qualities of an object
gas, liquid, or solid
something that has a constant shape, does not flow, and takes…
matter
something that takes up space
properties
qualities of an object
7th Grade Science 2nd semester
Mass extinction
evolution
Geologic time scale
Cenozoic era
The death of many species on earth within a short period of t…
The change in species over time as they adapt to their envior…
Created by geologists to organize earths past into eons, eras…
The youngest era of the Phanerozoic eon- age of mammals, mega…
Mass extinction
The death of many species on earth within a short period of t…
evolution
The change in species over time as they adapt to their envior…
53 terms
2nd semester science 7th grade
Prokaryote
Binary fission
Endospore
Bioremidiation
An organism that consists of a single cell that does not... Have…
A form of asexual reproduction in a single celled organisms b…
A thick walled protective spore that forms inside a bacterial…
The biological treatment of hazardous waste by living organisms
Prokaryote
An organism that consists of a single cell that does not... Have…
Binary fission
A form of asexual reproduction in a single celled organisms b…
48 terms
6th grade science 2nd semester
Fossil
Relative age
Ice core
Half life
Bones or remains if things from the past
The age of something in general, not exact
A tube shaped ice cone that has fossils and gasses
The radioactive breakdown of a substance
Fossil
Bones or remains if things from the past
Relative age
The age of something in general, not exact
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3rd Grade Science- 2nd Semester Test
What are the three things that can hap…
What is a transparent object?
What is an opaque object?
What is a translucent object?
it can reflect, pass through, or be absorbed.
Light can pass almost straight through a smooth pane of glass…
Opaque matter, such as a wooden table or a metal spoon, block…
Anything you can partly see through is translucent.
What are the three things that can hap…
it can reflect, pass through, or be absorbed.
What is a transparent object?
Light can pass almost straight through a smooth pane of glass…
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8: Science 2nd Semester Vocabulary
Covalent Compound
Base
PH
Indicator
A chemical compound formed by the sharing of electrons
Any compound that increases the number of hydroxide ions and…
A value that is used to express the acidity or basically (alk…
A compound that can reversibly change color depending on cond…
Covalent Compound
A chemical compound formed by the sharing of electrons
Base
Any compound that increases the number of hydroxide ions and…
2nd Semester Science Vocabulary
Acid
Base
pH Scale
Neutralization
A chemical substance that neutralizes bases, reacts with carb…
A chemical substance that neutralizes acids, reacts with ever…
The scale used to rate the acidity or alkalinity of a substan…
Chemical reaction in which an acid and a base cancel each oth…
Acid
A chemical substance that neutralizes bases, reacts with carb…
Base
A chemical substance that neutralizes acids, reacts with ever…
37 terms
2nd Grade Science Vocabulary
Attraction
Consumer
Electricity
Energy
The electric or magnetic force exerted by oppositely charged…
An organism that feeds on other organisms for food.
The physical phenomena arising from the behavior of electrons…
The capacity to do work.
Attraction
The electric or magnetic force exerted by oppositely charged…
Consumer
An organism that feeds on other organisms for food.
2nd grade Science Vocabulary: Matter
matter
properties of matter
states of matter
solid
something that takes up space
description of an object... size -- color -- shape
solid -- liquid -- gas
it has a constant shape -- it does not flow -- it takes up sp…
matter
something that takes up space
properties of matter
description of an object... size -- color -- shape
51 terms
8th Grade Physical Science 2nd Semester Exam
The International System of Units
What is a machine with a grooved wheel…
If a baseball and a cannonball are dro…
Which of the following explains the di…
contains units that are based on the number 10
pulley
the balls land a the same time
one has direction and the other does not
The International System of Units
contains units that are based on the number 10
What is a machine with a grooved wheel…
pulley
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2nd grade Science Vocabulary: Matter
matter
properties of matter
states of matter
solid
something that takes up space
description of an object... size -- color -- shape
solid -- liquid -- gas
it has a constant shape -- it does not flow -- it takes up sp…
matter
something that takes up space
properties of matter
description of an object... size -- color -- shape
36 terms
2nd Grade Science Vocabulary
Attraction
Consumer
Electricity
Energy
The electric or magnetic force exerted by oppositely charged…
An organism that feeds on other organisms for food.
The physical phenomena arising from the behavior of electrons…
The capacity to do work.
Attraction
The electric or magnetic force exerted by oppositely charged…
Consumer
An organism that feeds on other organisms for food.
2nd grade Science Vocabulary: Matter
matter
properties
states of matter
solid
something that takes up space
qualities of an object
gas, liquid, or solid
something that has a constant shape, does not flow, and takes…
matter
something that takes up space
properties
qualities of an object
2nd Semester Flash Cards - 8th Grade Science
Hurricane
Hurricane Needs
Saffir-Simpson Scale
Hurricane Stages
a storm with violent winds formed a mixture of warm and cool…
the requirements for a storm to form (over warm water, 80 deg…
the scale used to measure the different intensities of hurric…
the stages in which a hurricane goes through before reaching…
Hurricane
a storm with violent winds formed a mixture of warm and cool…
Hurricane Needs
the requirements for a storm to form (over warm water, 80 deg…
2nd Semester Physical Science Vocabulary 2017
position
Origin
Speed
Average Speed
A variable that gives your location relative to an origin.
A fixed reference point.
How fast an object is moving
total distance divided by total time
position
A variable that gives your location relative to an origin.
Origin
A fixed reference point.
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7th Grade 2nd Semester Science Test
periosteum
ligaments
joint
cartilage
tough, tight fitting membrane covering a living bone's surface
tough bands of tissue that hold bones in place at the joints
any place where two or more bones come together
smooth, slippery, thick layer of tissue on the ends of bones
periosteum
tough, tight fitting membrane covering a living bone's surface
ligaments
tough bands of tissue that hold bones in place at the joints
49 terms
7th Grade Life Science 2nd Semester
trait
heredity
genetics
purebred
A characteristic that an organism can pass on to its offsprin…
The passing of genetic traits from parents to offspring
The scientific study of heredity
An organism that always produces offspring with the same form…
trait
A characteristic that an organism can pass on to its offsprin…
heredity
The passing of genetic traits from parents to offspring
187 terms
7th grade science- 2nd semester exam
4 bases that make up DNA?
what makes up sides sides of the DNA l…
3 things that make up nucleotide
Where do sugar molecules line up on a…
Adenine, thymine, cytosine, and guanine
sugar and phosphate
sugar, phosphate group, and nitrogen
along the sides
4 bases that make up DNA?
Adenine, thymine, cytosine, and guanine
what makes up sides sides of the DNA l…
sugar and phosphate
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2nd Grade Science District Vocabulary
stars
shadows
moon
matter
Balls of glowing hot gas.
It is when you can see the object that has light on it
A satellite of a planet, which does not radiate any visible r…
Anything that has mass and takes up space (object).
stars
Balls of glowing hot gas.
shadows
It is when you can see the object that has light on it
2nd grade Science Vocabulary: Matter
matter
properties
states of matter
solid
something that takes up space
qualities of an object
gas, liquid, or solid
something that has a constant shape, does not flow, and takes…
matter
something that takes up space
properties
qualities of an object
13 terms
2nd grade Science Vocabulary: Matter
matter
properties
states of matter
solid
something that takes up space
qualities of an object
gas, liquid, or solid
something that has a constant shape, does not flow, and takes…
matter
something that takes up space
properties
qualities of an object
72 terms
9th Grade 2nd Semester Vocabulary
affinity
circumspectly
monolithic
predilection
(n)--a natural liking for, or attraction to someone or someth…
(adv)--watchfully; cautiously; prudently
(adj)--consisting of one piece; solid or unbroken
(n)--a tendency to think favorably of something in particular…
affinity
(n)--a natural liking for, or attraction to someone or someth…
circumspectly
(adv)--watchfully; cautiously; prudently
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7th Grade Science 2nd Semester Exam 2016
recombinant DNA
genetic engineering
microarray
gene therapy
molecules are DNA molecules formed by laboratory methods of g…
is the direct manipulation of an organism's genome using biot…
is a collection of microscopic DNA spots attached to a solid…
is the use of DNA as a pharmaceutical agent to treat disease;…
recombinant DNA
molecules are DNA molecules formed by laboratory methods of g…
genetic engineering
is the direct manipulation of an organism's genome using biot…
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