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Science Unit 3 Key Terms
Newton's First Law of Motion
Inertia
Newton's Second Law of Motion
Gravity
If the net force on an object is at zero, the object remains…
tendency of an object to resist a change in its motion
The acceleration of an object is in the same direction as the…
attractive force between any two objects that depends on the…
Newton's First Law of Motion
If the net force on an object is at zero, the object remains…
Inertia
tendency of an object to resist a change in its motion
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Key terms science (section 3)
Biogeography
Continental drift
Dispersal
Native species
The study of where organisms live.
Very slow motion of the continents.
The movement of organism from one place to another.
Species that have naturally involved in one area.
Biogeography
The study of where organisms live.
Continental drift
Very slow motion of the continents.
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Science 20.3 Key Terms
Umbra
Penumbra
Solar Eclipse
Lunar Eclipse
Where the total solar eclipse is
Where the partial solar eclipse is
When the Sun, Moon and Earth line up in that order
When the Sun, Earth and Moon line up in that order
Umbra
Where the total solar eclipse is
Penumbra
Where the partial solar eclipse is
Science 3.2 Key Terms
clear-cutting
selective cutting
sustainable yield
fishery
The process of cutting down all the trees in an area at once.
The process of cutting down only some trees in an area.
An amount of a renewable resource that can be harvested regul…
An area with a large population of valuable ocean organisms.
clear-cutting
The process of cutting down all the trees in an area at once.
selective cutting
The process of cutting down only some trees in an area.
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Science: 3.2 Key Terms
Clear-cutting
Selective cutting
Sustainable yield
Fishery
The process of cutting down all the trees in an area at once.
The process of cutting down only some trees in an area.
An amount of a renewable resource that can be harvested regul…
An area with a large population of valuable ocean organisms.
Clear-cutting
The process of cutting down all the trees in an area at once.
Selective cutting
The process of cutting down only some trees in an area.
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Sec 3 key terms Science
wind
wind-chill factor
sea breeze
global winds
the horizontal movement of air from an area of high pressure…
a measure of cooling combining temperature and wind speed
the flow of cooler air from over an ocean or lake toward land
winds that blow steadily from specific directions over long d…
wind
the horizontal movement of air from an area of high pressure…
wind-chill factor
a measure of cooling combining temperature and wind speed
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Science Key Terms Sec. 3
Sediment
Erosion
Deposition
Compaction
Small, solid pieces of material that come from rocks or organ…
The destructive process in which water or wind loosens and ca…
The process by which sediment settles out of the water or win…
The process that presses sediments together
Sediment
Small, solid pieces of material that come from rocks or organ…
Erosion
The destructive process in which water or wind loosens and ca…
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Science Sec. 3 Key Terms
wind
anemometer
wind-chill factor
local winds
The horizontal movement of air from an area of high pressure…
An instrument used to measure wind speed.
A measure of cooling combining temperature and wind speed.
Winds that blow over short distances.
wind
The horizontal movement of air from an area of high pressure…
anemometer
An instrument used to measure wind speed.
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Science Quarter 3 Key Terms
Batholith
Dike
Laccolith
Sill
the largest igneous intrusion extending deep in the earth's c…
Sheets of igneous rock that cut across the rock layers they i…
Because the rock was too solid to form sheets the igneous roc…
Sheets of igneous rock that are parallel to the layers they i…
Batholith
the largest igneous intrusion extending deep in the earth's c…
Dike
Sheets of igneous rock that cut across the rock layers they i…
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MS Science Key Terms #3
phases
eclipse
solar eclipse
umbra
one of the different apparent shape of the moon as seen from…
the partial or total object of one object in space by another
the blocking of sunlight to Earth that occurs when the moon i…
the darkest part of a shadow
phases
one of the different apparent shape of the moon as seen from…
eclipse
the partial or total object of one object in space by another
Science 3.1 Key Terms
geosphere
crust
mantle
core
the solid part of the Earth that consists of all rocks, as we…
Earth's thin outer layer that is composed almost entirely of…
the layer beneath the crust that makes up 64% of the mass of…
Earth's innermost layer
geosphere
the solid part of the Earth that consists of all rocks, as we…
crust
Earth's thin outer layer that is composed almost entirely of…
8.3 Science Key Terms
Phloem
Xylem
Pollen
Seed
The vascular tissue which food moves.
The vascular tissue water and minerals move through.
Tiny structures that later become sperm cells.
A structure that can grow into a fully functioning plant.
Phloem
The vascular tissue which food moves.
Xylem
The vascular tissue water and minerals move through.
Key Terms 3.1 Science
Element
Compound
Carbohydrate
Lipid
An element is any substance that cannot be broken down into s…
When two or more elements combine chemically, they form a com…
A carbohydrate is an energy-rich organic compound made of the…
Energy rich organic compounds made of carbon, hydrogen, and o…
Element
An element is any substance that cannot be broken down into s…
Compound
When two or more elements combine chemically, they form a com…
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Science Key Terms - 2.3
Biogeography
Continental Drift
Dispersal
Exotic Species
The study of where organisms live.
When the continents move with the plates, as they move.
The movement of organisms from one place to another.
A species that was moved to a new area to live.
Biogeography
The study of where organisms live.
Continental Drift
When the continents move with the plates, as they move.
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Computer Science Key Terms 3
Arguments
Assignment Operator
Block of Code
Built-in Function
The values that the programmer provides in the function call
The '=' character causes the compiler or interpreter to evalu…
A group of program statements that are grouped together, deno…
The set of functions available to the programmer without the…
Arguments
The values that the programmer provides in the function call
Assignment Operator
The '=' character causes the compiler or interpreter to evalu…
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Science Key Terms Sec. 3
Wind
Anemometer
Wind Chill Factor
Local Winds
Air moving in a specific direction
measures wind speed
a measure of cooling combining temperature and wind speed
Winds that blow over short distances
Wind
Air moving in a specific direction
Anemometer
measures wind speed
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Key terms 3-6 science
Atom
Element
Radioactive decay
Half life
All the matter you see
When all the atoms are in one place
When the elements break down or decay
The rate of decay
Atom
All the matter you see
Element
When all the atoms are in one place
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Key Concepts and Terms: Science 3
Genotype
Geographic area hypothesis
Greenhouse gases
Gross primary productivity (GPP)
the genetic makeup of a particular organism
states that large areas have more diversity than smaller land…
atmospheric gases that absorb and reradiate the earth's radia…
the total rate of photosynthesis or the total energy obtained…
Genotype
the genetic makeup of a particular organism
Geographic area hypothesis
states that large areas have more diversity than smaller land…
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Chapter 3 Key terms-science
rock
igneous rock
sedimentary rock
metamorphic rock
any solid mass of mineral or mineral-like matter that occurs…
when magma cools and hardens beneath the surface or as the re…
compacted/cemented sediments
sedimentary rock under extreme heat and ... pressure
rock
any solid mass of mineral or mineral-like matter that occurs…
igneous rock
when magma cools and hardens beneath the surface or as the re…
Science Key Terms 1.3
scientific notation
length
mass
volume
s the way that scientists easily handle very large numbers or…
the longest extent of anything as measured from end to end:
quantity of matter
the amount of space, measured in cubic units, that an object…
scientific notation
s the way that scientists easily handle very large numbers or…
length
the longest extent of anything as measured from end to end:
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Science U3 Key Terms
atmosphere
biosphere
gravity
hydrosphere
the envelope of gases surrounding the earth or another planet
the regions of the surface, atmosphere, and hydrosphere of th…
the force that attracts a body toward the center of the earth…
all the waters on the earth's surface, such as lakes and seas…
atmosphere
the envelope of gases surrounding the earth or another planet
biosphere
the regions of the surface, atmosphere, and hydrosphere of th…
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1.3 Key Terms - Science
Scientific Inquiry
Hypothesis
Variables
Manipulated Variable
refers to the different ways scientists study the natural world
is a possible answer to a scientific question or explanation…
are factors that can change in an experiment
also known as independent variable. This is the variable that…
Scientific Inquiry
refers to the different ways scientists study the natural world
Hypothesis
is a possible answer to a scientific question or explanation…
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Science key terms 4-3
Metals
Malleable
Ductile
Thermal conductivity
Elements that are good conductors of electric and heat
A material that can be hammered or rolled into flat sheets or…
Material that can be pulled out or drawn into a long wire
The ability of an object to transfer heat
Metals
Elements that are good conductors of electric and heat
Malleable
A material that can be hammered or rolled into flat sheets or…
Science key terms 9-3
Rain forests
Savannas
Deserts
Steppe
Forests in which lager amounts of rain fall year-round.
Tropical grassland.
Arid regions.
A semi arid area that is dry but gets enough rain that small…
Rain forests
Forests in which lager amounts of rain fall year-round.
Savannas
Tropical grassland.
7.3 Key Terms Science
Protist
Protozoan
Pseudopod
Contractile vacuole
An Eukaryote that cannot be classified as animals, plants, or…
Unicellular heterotrophs, and most are able to move from plac…
Sarcodines move by forming these
A structure that collects extra water and expels it from the…
Protist
An Eukaryote that cannot be classified as animals, plants, or…
Protozoan
Unicellular heterotrophs, and most are able to move from plac…
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4.3 Science Key terms
metal
malleable
ductile
thermal conductivity
elements that are good conductors of electric current and heat
a term used to describe material that can be pounded into sha…
a term used to describe material that can be pulled out into…
the ability of an object to transfer heat
metal
elements that are good conductors of electric current and heat
malleable
a term used to describe material that can be pounded into sha…
13 terms
1.3 science key terms
Natural selection
Adaptations
Niche
Competition
A process by which characteristics that make a individual bet…
A behavior or physical characteristic that allows an organism…
The role of an organism in its habitat, or how it makes its l…
The struggle between organisms to survive as they attempt to…
Natural selection
A process by which characteristics that make a individual bet…
Adaptations
A behavior or physical characteristic that allows an organism…
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Science Key terms 6.3
comparative anatomy
homologous structure
analogous structure
vestigial structure
the study of similarities and differences among structures of…
body parts of organisms that are similar in structure and pos…
body parts that perform a similar function but different in s…
body part that has lost its original function through evolution
comparative anatomy
the study of similarities and differences among structures of…
homologous structure
body parts of organisms that are similar in structure and pos…
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Key Terms: Science 8-3
Non-Newtonian
viscosity
suspension
solution
when a fluid's viscosity is not constant and changes with the…
the resistance of a substance to flow
(Chemistry) a system consisting of solid particles in a liquid
a homogeneous mixture of two or more substances which may be…
Non-Newtonian
when a fluid's viscosity is not constant and changes with the…
viscosity
the resistance of a substance to flow
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1.3 Key Terms Science
Natural Selection
Adaptations
Niche
Competition
A process by which characteristics that make an individual be…
A behavior or physical characteristic that allows an organism…
The role of an organism in its habitat, or how it makes its l…
The struggle between organisms to survive as they attempt to…
Natural Selection
A process by which characteristics that make an individual be…
Adaptations
A behavior or physical characteristic that allows an organism…
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Science 3.2 Key Terms
Star
Solar System
Chromosphere
Convection Zone
A sphere of plasma held together by gravity
The Sun in the center, 8 planets that orbit it and other spac…
Middle/red glow/heated by the photosphere, 4000-10,000 degree…
Outside/Convection zone PART 2, hot material rises, cools, an…
Star
A sphere of plasma held together by gravity
Solar System
The Sun in the center, 8 planets that orbit it and other spac…
3.1 key words- science
Geosphere
Crust
Mantle
Core
The solid part of earth all rocks, soils, and loose rocks on…
Earth's thin outer layer
Layer beneath the crust, 64% of earth's mass
Earths innermost layer
Geosphere
The solid part of earth all rocks, soils, and loose rocks on…
Crust
Earth's thin outer layer
Key Terms 3.2 Science
Selectivly Permeable
Diffusion
Osmosis
Passive transport
When some substances can pass through an area while others ca…
When a substance moves from higher concentration to lower con…
The diffusion of water molecules through a selectivly permeab…
When dissolved materials move through a cell membrane without…
Selectivly Permeable
When some substances can pass through an area while others ca…
Diffusion
When a substance moves from higher concentration to lower con…
10-3 key terms// science
Phyloem
Xylem
Pollen
Embryo
The vascular tissue through which food mives
Water and minerals , on the other hand travel is vascular tis…
Tiny structures that contain the cells that will later be one…
The young plant that develops front he zygote or fertilized egg
Phyloem
The vascular tissue through which food mives
Xylem
Water and minerals , on the other hand travel is vascular tis…
Science 1.3 Key Terms
Physical Change
Chemical Change
Law of Conservation of Mass
Energy
A change in a substance that does not involve a change in the…
A change in matter that produces one or more new substances
Matter is not created nor destroyed in any chemical or physic…
Ability to do work
Physical Change
A change in a substance that does not involve a change in the…
Chemical Change
A change in matter that produces one or more new substances
9 terms
Science Key Terms 2.3
Chemical Energy
Chemical Reaction
Electrochemical Cell
Electrode
energy stored in chemical compounds
a process in which substances change into new substances with…
a device that transforms chemical energy into electrical energy
a metal part of an electrochemical cell, which gains and lose…
Chemical Energy
energy stored in chemical compounds
Chemical Reaction
a process in which substances change into new substances with…
35 terms
Science key terms 3&4
Natural resource
Renewable resource
Nonrenewable resource
Pollution
Anything in the environment that is used by people
Always available or naturally replaced in relatively short time
Natural resources that are not replaced in a useful time frame
Decontamination of Earth's land water or air
Natural resource
Anything in the environment that is used by people
Renewable resource
Always available or naturally replaced in relatively short time
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Science Key Terms 3.1
Input
Constraint
Technology
Trade off
Something that is put into a technological system in order to…
Any factor that limits or restricts a design.
How people modify the world around them to meet their needs o…
An exchange in which one benefit is given in order to obtain…
Input
Something that is put into a technological system in order to…
Constraint
Any factor that limits or restricts a design.
19 terms
Science Chapter 3 Key Terms
pressure
pascal
fluid
barometer
equal to the force exerted on a surface divided by the total…
the unit of pressure
a material that can easily flow
an instrument used to measure atmospheric pressure
pressure
equal to the force exerted on a surface divided by the total…
pascal
the unit of pressure
43 terms
Science - Chapter 3 Key Terms
atom
electrons
nucleus
protons
the smallest particle that still can be considered an element
atoms that contain negative charge particles
the center on an atom that contains a positive charge
positively charged particles in the nucleus
atom
the smallest particle that still can be considered an element
electrons
atoms that contain negative charge particles
Section 3 SCIENCE Key Terms
Wind
Anemometer
Wind-chill factor
Local winds
The horizontal movement of air from an area of high pressure…
An object that wind can be measured that has three or four cu…
The increased cooling a wind can cause.
Winds that blow over short distances.
Wind
The horizontal movement of air from an area of high pressure…
Anemometer
An object that wind can be measured that has three or four cu…
Science chapter 3 key terms
Erosion
Sediment
Deposition
Gravity
is the process by which natural forces (water, ice, wind, or…
is the material moved by erosion.
occurs where the agents of erosion produce sediment.
is the force that moves rock and other materials downhill.
Erosion
is the process by which natural forces (water, ice, wind, or…
Sediment
is the material moved by erosion.
9 terms
Science - Section 3 Key Terms
Phases
Eclipse
Solar Eclipse
Umbra
The different shapes of the moon you see from Earth
When the moons shadow hits Earth or Earths shadow hits the moon
Occurs when the moon passes directly between Earth and Sun, b…
The darkest part of the moons shadow
Phases
The different shapes of the moon you see from Earth
Eclipse
When the moons shadow hits Earth or Earths shadow hits the moon
17 terms
Science Chapter 3 (key terms)
Element
Compound
Carbohydrate
Protein
Any substance that cannot be broken down into simpler substan…
Two or more elements that are chemically combined
And energy rich organic compound made of the elements carbon…
Large organic molecule made of carbon hydrogen nitrogen and s…
Element
Any substance that cannot be broken down into simpler substan…
Compound
Two or more elements that are chemically combined
Science Chapter 3 Key Terms
Solid
Crystalline Solid
Amorphous Solid
Liquid
a definite shape and a definite volume.
Solids that are made up of crystals are called crystalline so…
The particles are not arranged in a regular pattern and parti…
a definite volume but no definite shape.
Solid
a definite shape and a definite volume.
Crystalline Solid
Solids that are made up of crystals are called crystalline so…
Science Section 3 key terms
physical change
chemical change
law of conversion of mass
energy
It is any change that alters the form or appearance of matter…
A change in matter that produces one or more new substances.
The fact that matter is not created or destroyed in any chemi…
It is the ability to do work or cause change.
physical change
It is any change that alters the form or appearance of matter…
chemical change
A change in matter that produces one or more new substances.
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science chapter 3 key terms
mixture
organic compound
enzyme
inorganic compound
a combination of substances in which the individual substance…
compounds that always contain hydrogen and carbon
a type of protein that regulates nearly all chemical reaction…
compound, such as h2o, that is made from elements other than…
mixture
a combination of substances in which the individual substance…
organic compound
compounds that always contain hydrogen and carbon
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Chapter 3 Science Key Terms
nucleus
proton
neutron
electron
The central core of an atom containing protons and usually ne…
A small, positively charged particle in the nucleus of the at…
A small particle in the nucleus of the atom, with no electric…
A tiny, negatively charged particle that moves around the nuc…
nucleus
The central core of an atom containing protons and usually ne…
proton
A small, positively charged particle in the nucleus of the at…
Science Chapter 3 key terms
Condensation
Enzyme
Functional group
Hydrocarbon
Chemical reaction in which an enzyme builds a large molecule…
Organic molecule that speeds up a reaction without being chan…
An atom (other than hydrogen) or a small molecular group bond…
Compound or region of one that consists only of carbon and hy…
Condensation
Chemical reaction in which an enzyme builds a large molecule…
Enzyme
Organic molecule that speeds up a reaction without being chan…
25 terms
CH3 Science Key Terms
Alpha Helix
Amino Acid
Amino group
Anabolic steroid
The spiral shaper resulting from the coiling of a polypeptide…
An organic molecule containing a carboxyl group and an amino…
In an organic molecule, a functional group consisting of a ni…
A synthetic variant of the male hormone testosterone that mim…
Alpha Helix
The spiral shaper resulting from the coiling of a polypeptide…
Amino Acid
An organic molecule containing a carboxyl group and an amino…
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