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Grade 6-Science-1.1
photosynthesis
stomata
chlorophyll
chloroplasts
the chemical process whereby plants produce food inside their…
tiny holes or pores in a leaf through which air enters
the pigment or coloring that gives plants their green color a…
tiny packages of chlorophyll contained in the cells of the leaf
photosynthesis
the chemical process whereby plants produce food inside their…
stomata
tiny holes or pores in a leaf through which air enters
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Science by Design Grade 6 Chapter 9.1
Chemical weathering.
Mechanical weathering.
Climate.
vegetation.
The break down of rocks.
Also called physical weathering.
Rocks in warm,wet climate
Rocks with many plants.
Chemical weathering.
The break down of rocks.
Mechanical weathering.
Also called physical weathering.
Science project 6 grade
Volume
physical property
mass
density
is the amount of space a sample of matter occupies
any characteristic of matter that you can observe without cha…
is the amount of matter in an object
is the mass per unit volume
Volume
is the amount of space a sample of matter occupies
physical property
any characteristic of matter that you can observe without cha…
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Measurement Science Grade 6
Length
Meter (m)
100 cm
Volume
a measure of how long something is
the basic unit for measurement
1 meter
the measurement of an object in three dimensional space
Length
a measure of how long something is
Meter (m)
the basic unit for measurement
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Grade 6 science
Bernoulli's principal?
air
force of flight
force of flight
High-pressure wants to get the low pressure
-Air can be compressed... -Air exerts pressure... -Air has weight... -…
lift
thrust
Bernoulli's principal?
High-pressure wants to get the low pressure
air
-Air can be compressed... -Air exerts pressure... -Air has weight... -…
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Grade 6 Science-Evidence and investigation
Cast
Chromatography
Classification
Constant Variable
A moulded mass of plaster used to create footprints or tire t…
Separation of a mixture (usually ink) into its separate colou…
The arrangement of things into groups on the basis of a relat…
A variable which is kept the same or unchanging.
Cast
A moulded mass of plaster used to create footprints or tire t…
Chromatography
Separation of a mixture (usually ink) into its separate colou…
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6 Grade Science Sound
sound
sound waves begin with a
sound waves carry energy through
A common medium for sound is
a disturbance that travels through a medium as a longitudinal…
vibration
a medium
air
sound
a disturbance that travels through a medium as a longitudinal…
sound waves begin with a
vibration
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Grade 7 Science Chapter 6
Pure Substance
elements
compound
mechanical mixture
a substance that contains only one kind of particle throughou…
a pure substance that cannot be broken down into any other pu…
a pure substance that is made up of two or more populations o…
a mixture in which two or more different parts can be seen wi…
Pure Substance
a substance that contains only one kind of particle throughou…
elements
a pure substance that cannot be broken down into any other pu…
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Science by Design Grade 6 Chapter 9.3
Valley
Floodplain
Oxbow lake
Delta
The valley of a young river is very steep and is shaped like…
Is a flat area that forms on either side of the river's chann…
When a meander becomes totally cut off from the rest of the r…
A fan-shaped deposit formed as rivers or streams empty into l…
Valley
The valley of a young river is very steep and is shaped like…
Floodplain
Is a flat area that forms on either side of the river's chann…
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iscience Grade 6: Methods of Science
critical thinking
hypothesis
inference
observation
comparing what you already know with the information you are…
possible explanation for an observation that can be tested by…
logical explanation of an observation that is drawn from prio…
act of using one or more of your senses to gather information…
critical thinking
comparing what you already know with the information you are…
hypothesis
possible explanation for an observation that can be tested by…
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Grade 6 science Cells
Cell
Bacteria
Prokaryotes
Cell wall
the structural and functional unit of all living things
A single-celled, prokaryotic organism
Cells that do not have nuclei
A hard casing on the outside of cells that is used for protec…
Cell
the structural and functional unit of all living things
Bacteria
A single-celled, prokaryotic organism
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Grade 6 - Science - Midterm
Mineral
Igneous Rocks
Sedimentary Rocks
Metamorphic Rocks
a naturally occurring solid in the Earth's crust with a defin…
Rocks that form when magma or lava cools and hardens.
forms from pieces of rocks that are squeezed or cemented toge…
When one rock changes into another rock with different proper…
Mineral
a naturally occurring solid in the Earth's crust with a defin…
Igneous Rocks
Rocks that form when magma or lava cools and hardens.
Grade 5 Ch. 6 Science
Community
Competition
Symbiosis
Predators
a group of populations that live together
a kind of CONTEST among populations that need to get a certai…
a relationship between different kinds of organisms
an animal that kills and eat other animals
Community
a group of populations that live together
Competition
a kind of CONTEST among populations that need to get a certai…
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5th Grade Science-Chapter 6
axis
rotation
orbit
revolution
imaginary line which the planets rotate
One whole spin of an object.
The path an object takes as it revolves around a star, planet…
One full orbit of an object around another object.
axis
imaginary line which the planets rotate
rotation
One whole spin of an object.
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Grade 6 Science Organelles
ribosomes
cells
cell membrane
nucleus
produce proteins
smallest unit of a living thing
surrounds a cell *selectively permeable
contains DNA of a cell
ribosomes
produce proteins
cells
smallest unit of a living thing
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Grade 6 Science
scorpius
taurus
gemini
ursa major
scorpius
taurus
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6 Grade Science 1
Shoot system
What makes up the shoot system
Root system
Soil explorers
Every part of the plant visible above the ground
Leaves, stems, Twigs, trunks, flowers, and fruit
The other part of the plant, located below the ground
Roots serve many important purposes
Shoot system
Every part of the plant visible above the ground
What makes up the shoot system
Leaves, stems, Twigs, trunks, flowers, and fruit
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Science by Design Grade 6 Chapter 13.2
Current electricity
Direct current
Alternating crrent
Voltage
The flow of electrons.
The current used in batteries,which flows in one direction.
A current that changes direction because it is produced at a…
The pressure of an electric current.
Current electricity
The flow of electrons.
Direct current
The current used in batteries,which flows in one direction.
Grade 6 Ch. 6 Science
crust
Mantle
core
weathering
the thin outer layer of the Earth including dry land and the…
the thick layer of Earth beneath the crust
the layer of Earth extending from Earth's center to the botto…
the breaking down of rock into smaller pieces
crust
the thin outer layer of the Earth including dry land and the…
Mantle
the thick layer of Earth beneath the crust
Science 6 th grade 11
Mercury
uranus
Jupiter
saturn
The speediest planet
the planet discovered by Herschels
the planet with the large moon called ganymede
The planet best known for its rings
Mercury
The speediest planet
uranus
the planet discovered by Herschels
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Waves: grade 6 science
Mechanical waves
Electro magnetic waves
Vibration
Medium
Waves that require a medium to travel
Waves that do not need a medium to travel
Something moving back and forth rapidly and the force of mech…
A substance through which waves travel
Mechanical waves
Waves that require a medium to travel
Electro magnetic waves
Waves that do not need a medium to travel
Grade 6 science vocabulary
Surface tension
Water cycle
Glaciers
Evaporation
The tightness across the surface of water
The continuous change of state and movement of water from ear…
I giant mass of ice that Slowly moves
The process of molecules at the surface of a liquid absorb en…
Surface tension
The tightness across the surface of water
Water cycle
The continuous change of state and movement of water from ear…
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Science by Design Grade 6 Chapter 13.3
Batteries
electrolytic cell
electrodes
electrolyte
are a portable source of electrical energy stored in chemical…
Is a device that converts chemical energy to electrical energy.
two different metals or a metal and some carbon called electr…
these two electrodes are separated by the electrolyte,which i…
Batteries
are a portable source of electrical energy stored in chemical…
electrolytic cell
Is a device that converts chemical energy to electrical energy.
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6.3 Grade 8 Science Review
pneumatics
barometer
pneumatic systems
compressors
The study of pressure in gases.
The most common device for measuring air pressure.
A system in which a gas, such as air, transmits a force exert…
An electrical device that compresses air.
pneumatics
The study of pressure in gases.
barometer
The most common device for measuring air pressure.
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5th Grade Chapter 4-6 Harcourt Science
population
community
adaptation
symbiosis
a group of organisms of one kind that live in one location
a group of populations that live together
a trait or characteristic that helps an organism survive
a relationship between different kinds of organisms
population
a group of organisms of one kind that live in one location
community
a group of populations that live together
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Grade 3 Science Unit 6
Planets
Axis
Rotation
Revolution
an astronomical objects orbiting a star
an imaginary line through the center of the earth that it spi…
a circular movement of an object around a center or point
completion of a course; the time taken by a celestial body of…
Planets
an astronomical objects orbiting a star
Axis
an imaginary line through the center of the earth that it spi…
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chapter 4 science grade 6
transform fault
a fault BLOCK mountain is formed when
aftershock
footwall
when (2) pieces of the Earth's crust slip past each other wit…
(2) normal faults cause valleys to drop down on either side o…
this can cause damage days after a large earthquake
the part of the fault that lies below the other part in a nor…
transform fault
when (2) pieces of the Earth's crust slip past each other wit…
a fault BLOCK mountain is formed when
(2) normal faults cause valleys to drop down on either side o…
4th Grade Science 6.4
bat
pitch
high pitch
20 times per second
the animal that "sees" with its ears
the highness or lowness of a sound
the pitch produced when an object vibrate very rapidly
the lowest frequency that the human ear can hear
bat
the animal that "sees" with its ears
pitch
the highness or lowness of a sound
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6th Grade Science Terms - Week 6
air resistance
compound machine
energy
force
fluid friction experienced by objects falling through the air
a device that combines two or more simple machines
the ability to do work or cause change
a push or pull exerted on an object
air resistance
fluid friction experienced by objects falling through the air
compound machine
a device that combines two or more simple machines
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Space Science - Solar System Review - Grade 6
Seasons
Eclipse
Solar System
Sun
The tilt of the earth causes four different _______.
One celestial body obscures another
The sun and its eight planets is called the
A spherical body that provides heat and light to the solar sy…
Seasons
The tilt of the earth causes four different _______.
Eclipse
One celestial body obscures another
Science grade 6 Matter
air is matter that is in the
matter is material that takes up space…
elements
electrons
gaseous state
mass
most basic pure substances
subatomic particles that swarm about the nucleus
air is matter that is in the
gaseous state
matter is material that takes up space…
mass
5th Grade Science 8.6
cumulonimbus
anvil top
hail
lightning
"thunderhead" cloud
the broad, flat top of a cumulonimbus cloud
a small piece of ice that is tossed up and down inside a clou…
produced when opposite electrical charges build up in very ta…
cumulonimbus
"thunderhead" cloud
anvil top
the broad, flat top of a cumulonimbus cloud
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Science (electricity) Grade 6
Electricity
Conductor
Insulator
Types of electricity in nature
The flow of electrons through a conductor.
A type of material that can carry electricity.
A type of material that cannot carry electricity.
Electric eels, lightning, and static electricity.
Electricity
The flow of electrons through a conductor.
Conductor
A type of material that can carry electricity.
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Science 1 grade 6
Organism
Behavior
Characteristics
Observing
Any living thing is an _____________.➡️
How a living thing acts.
A feature of a living thing like a elephants trunk
When you watch and observe something
Organism
Any living thing is an _____________.➡️
Behavior
How a living thing acts.
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6 grade science - chapter 2
organism
abiotic factor
biotic factor
ecosystem
any living thing
a nonliving part of an ecosystem
a living part of an organism's habitat
the community of organisms in an area, along with their nonli…
organism
any living thing
abiotic factor
a nonliving part of an ecosystem
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Science Grade 6
atom
electron
proton
neutron
smallest particle into which an element can be divided
negatively charged particle
positively charged particles found in nucleus
particles found in nucleus that have no charge
atom
smallest particle into which an element can be divided
electron
negatively charged particle
Science vocabulary grade 6
weight
volume
variable
science
A measure of the gravitational force exerted on an object its…
Amount of space an object takes up or occupies
A factor that changes in an experiment in order to test a hyp…
The knowledge obtained by observing natural events and condit…
weight
A measure of the gravitational force exerted on an object its…
volume
Amount of space an object takes up or occupies
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6 grade Science-Gravity
How are gravity, mass and distance rel…
Matter
Weight
Gravity
Strength of force of gravity between two objects depend on th…
"Stuff" of which the universe is composed of.
Gravitational pull of an object can change depending on locat…
What keeps moon and earth in orbit?
How are gravity, mass and distance rel…
Strength of force of gravity between two objects depend on th…
Matter
"Stuff" of which the universe is composed of.
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4th Grade: Science Chapter 6
How is sound produced?... a. when an obje…
Do sound waves become weaker or strong…
True/False: When an object vibrates, s…
True/False: Sound is a form of energy.
b. when an object vibrates
weaker
True
True
How is sound produced?... a. when an obje…
b. when an object vibrates
Do sound waves become weaker or strong…
weaker
Grade 6 science 6.1 VOLCANOES
lava
volcano
pyroclastic flow
geologist
hot molten rock erupted from a volcano or fissure, or solid r…
a crater or vent through which lava, rock fragments, hot vapo…
a dense, destructive mass of very hot ash, lava fragments, an…
A person who study's the earth
lava
hot molten rock erupted from a volcano or fissure, or solid r…
volcano
a crater or vent through which lava, rock fragments, hot vapo…
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Grade 6 science cells
Endoplasmic reticulum
Cytoplasm
cell wall
lysosomes
Passageways inside of a cell that carry proteins, many riboso…
found between the cell membrane and the nucleus consists of t…
only found in plant cells and helps the plant stay rigid
found in animal cells, break down food particles and old cell…
Endoplasmic reticulum
Passageways inside of a cell that carry proteins, many riboso…
Cytoplasm
found between the cell membrane and the nucleus consists of t…
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Grade 6 Science - Quiz 7B
molecule
compound
ion
chemical formula
A/An ___ is formed when atoms combine.
A/An ___ is formed from two or more different elements.
A/An __ is an atom that has gained or lost electrons.
The symbols and numbers abbreviating the name of a compound i…
molecule
A/An ___ is formed when atoms combine.
compound
A/An ___ is formed from two or more different elements.
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Science By Design Grade 6 Chapter 2.4
How Do Plant Cells Make Food?
What Is Cell Respiration?
How are Photosynthesis and Cell Respir…
Gylosis
It uses the energy in the sun's rays.
Cell Respiration is the chemical energy stored during photosy…
Both plants and animals cells use the oxygen that plants give…
It is a process that breaks down glucose molecules.
How Do Plant Cells Make Food?
It uses the energy in the sun's rays.
What Is Cell Respiration?
Cell Respiration is the chemical energy stored during photosy…
Science Review Grade 6
This layer of atmosphere burns up mete…
This is the layer of atmosphere were p…
This layer is where satellites orbit t…
This is anything that falls from the s…
Mesosphere
Troposphere
Exosphere
Percipitation
This layer of atmosphere burns up mete…
Mesosphere
This is the layer of atmosphere were p…
Troposphere
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LXMS Nature of Science - grade 6
Scientific Investigation
Observation
Experiment
Hypothesis
How scientists gain knowledge about the world.
Gathering information using the senses
Using controlled tests and observations to gather information.
A testable idea or explanation that leads to an investigation.
Scientific Investigation
How scientists gain knowledge about the world.
Observation
Gathering information using the senses
4th Grade Science 6.1
vibrate
vibrates
energy
weaker
to move rapidly back and forth
sound is produced when an object does this
sound is a form of this
sound waves become (stronger, weaker) the further they travel…
vibrate
to move rapidly back and forth
vibrates
sound is produced when an object does this
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Science & the Natural World Grade 6
process
pose
evidence
observing
a series of actions or events
to put forward a question or a problem
facts, figures, or signs that help prove a statement
using one or more of your senses to gather information
process
a series of actions or events
pose
to put forward a question or a problem
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6 grade science
what do cumulus clouds look like? what…
What happens to water pressure with de…
what goes on i horizon c (substratum)?
what is the observation step?
looks like piles of cotton.... Preoduce fair weather.
water pressure increases with depth.
partly weathered rocks similair to that of its parent rock, j…
the observation and data step is qualitative and quantitive i…
what do cumulus clouds look like? what…
looks like piles of cotton.... Preoduce fair weather.
What happens to water pressure with de…
water pressure increases with depth.
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5th Grade Science Unit 6
Anemometer
Atmosphere
Condensation
Evaporation
a weather instrument that measures wind speed
air that surrounds the Earth; made of a mixture of gases
the process of changing from a gas to a liquid
the process of changing from a liquid to a gas
Anemometer
a weather instrument that measures wind speed
Atmosphere
air that surrounds the Earth; made of a mixture of gases
Science grade 6 vocab
boiling
chemical change
dissolving
law of conservation of mass
liquid changes to a gas
change in matter which a new substance or substances are formed
ability of one material to mix evenly in another such as suga…
total mas before a chemical change is the same before and aft…
boiling
liquid changes to a gas
chemical change
change in matter which a new substance or substances are formed
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