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Science-Chapter 9-Changes in Earth's Surface
Natural features of the earth's surface
Describe how the Earth's surface changes
What causes the Earth's surface to con…
process of breaking the Earth's crust…
landform
constantly
weathering
weathering
Natural features of the earth's surface
landform
Describe how the Earth's surface changes
constantly
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Science Chapter 9-Changes to Earth's Surface
glacier
earthquake
volcano
magma
a large, thick sheet of ice
a movement of the ground caused by a sudden release of energy…
a mountain made of lava, ash, or other materials from eruptio…
molten rock under Earth's surface
glacier
a large, thick sheet of ice
earthquake
a movement of the ground caused by a sudden release of energy…
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Science - Chapter 9: Changes to Earth's Surface
volcano
earthquake
landform
glacier
a mountain made of lava, ash, or other materials from eruption
a movement of the ground cause by a sudden release of energy…
a natural land shape or feature
a large thick sheet of ice
volcano
a mountain made of lava, ash, or other materials from eruption
earthquake
a movement of the ground cause by a sudden release of energy…
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Science Chapter 9 - Earth's Changing Surface
Harbors and Inlets
Igneous Rock
Mantle and Core
Streak of a mineral
Formed due to areas of shoreline eroding more quickly than ot…
Can be identified by its visible crystals
Scientists can learn about this by studying material that is…
can be determined by rubbing the object on a hard, white surf…
Harbors and Inlets
Formed due to areas of shoreline eroding more quickly than ot…
Igneous Rock
Can be identified by its visible crystals
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Science Chapter 9 - Earth's Changing Surface
Harbors and Inlets
Igneous Rock
Mantle and Core
Streak of a mineral
Formed due to areas of shoreline eroding more quickly than ot…
Can be identified by its visible crystals
Scientists can learn about this by studying material that is…
can be determined by rubbing the object on a hard, white surf…
Harbors and Inlets
Formed due to areas of shoreline eroding more quickly than ot…
Igneous Rock
Can be identified by its visible crystals
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Science chapter 9 Changes to Earth's Surface
landform
topography
glacier
sand dune
A natural land shape or feature
All the kinds of landforms in a certain place
A large, thick sheet of ice
A hill of sand, made and shaped by wind
landform
A natural land shape or feature
topography
All the kinds of landforms in a certain place
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Science: Chapter 9 - Changes to Earth's Surface
weathering
landform
erosion
deposition
an ongoing process in which rocks in the Earth's crust are sl…
natural features on the Earth's surface
process in which water, ice, gravity, and wind often work tog…
the laying down of pieces of the Earth's surface
weathering
an ongoing process in which rocks in the Earth's crust are sl…
landform
natural features on the Earth's surface
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Science Chapter 9: Changing Earth's Surfaces
The outermost and thinnest layer
This layer of Earth makes up most of E…
The very center of Earth
A section of the lithosphere is called…
crust
mantle
core
plate
The outermost and thinnest layer
crust
This layer of Earth makes up most of E…
mantle
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Science Chapter 9 Earth's Changing Surface
landform
igneous
humus
sedimentary
natural land features on Earth's surface
rocks that form from molten rock
a material in soil made up of decayed plants and animasl
rocks formed when layers of sediments settle on top of one an…
landform
natural land features on Earth's surface
igneous
rocks that form from molten rock
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Science: Chapter 9: Changes in Earth's Surface
Peninsula
Earth's surface
Weathering
4 Kinds of Physical Weathering
Kind of landform found on on a coast with beaches and ocean.
Is constantly changing.
Process of change to Earth's surface that happens all the time.
Flowing water, ice, temperature, and living things.
Peninsula
Kind of landform found on on a coast with beaches and ocean.
Earth's surface
Is constantly changing.
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Science Chapter 9-Earth's Changing Surfaces
Crust
Mantle
Core
Mechanical Weathering
The outermost and thinnest of Earth's layers
The layer of Earth between the crust and the core
The center part of Earth which includes the liquid outer core…
The breaking down of rocks into smaller pieces by any physica…
Crust
The outermost and thinnest of Earth's layers
Mantle
The layer of Earth between the crust and the core
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Chapter 9 Earth's changing
mantle
crust
core
plate
Earths largest layer and it is found underneath the crust.
Earths most outer most and thinnist layer.
The very center of our Earth. There is an inner core and a ou…
A section or piece of earths lithosphere.
mantle
Earths largest layer and it is found underneath the crust.
crust
Earths most outer most and thinnist layer.
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4th Science Vocabulary, Chapter 9, Changes to Earth's Surface
landform
weathering
erosion
deposition
A physical feature on Earth's surface
Chemical or physical process that breaks down rocks into smal…
Processes by which rock, sand, and soil are broken down and c…
Gas to Solid
landform
A physical feature on Earth's surface
weathering
Chemical or physical process that breaks down rocks into smal…
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Science - Chapter 9 Vocabulary - Changes to Earth's Surface
landform
weathering
erosion
deposition
A natural feature on Earth's surface; landforms include mount…
A gradual wearing away or changing of rock and soil caused by…
The moving of weathered pieces and particles of rock by water…
The laying down of pieces of Earth's surface by water, ice, a…
landform
A natural feature on Earth's surface; landforms include mount…
weathering
A gradual wearing away or changing of rock and soil caused by…
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Science (Chapter 9- Changes to the Earth)
Wind
Moving Water
Water Erosion
Wind Erosion
-Creates Sand Dunes... -Sand then wears away the rock by breakin…
-Water can change Earth's surface by moving small pieces of l…
-Creates diffs, ditches, and gullies... -Sediments (tiny pieces…
-Sediments (tiny pieces of rock) get blown away
Wind
-Creates Sand Dunes... -Sand then wears away the rock by breakin…
Moving Water
-Water can change Earth's surface by moving small pieces of l…
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Science Chapter 9 Vocab Words "Changes to Earth's Surface"
Landform
Topography
Glacier
Sand Dune
A natural land shape or feature.
All the kinds of landforms in a certain place.
A large, thick sheet of ice.
A hill of sand, made and shaped by wind.
Landform
A natural land shape or feature.
Topography
All the kinds of landforms in a certain place.
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Earth Science Ch 9 Changing Earth's Surface
deposition
gravity
mass movement
runoff
process in which sediment is laid down in new locations
a force that moves rocks and other materials downhill
processes can be slow or rapid and moves sediment downhill; e…
water that moves over the ground surface rather than soaking…
deposition
process in which sediment is laid down in new locations
gravity
a force that moves rocks and other materials downhill
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Science Grade 5 Chapter 9 Earth's Changing Surface
crust
mantle
core
plate
Earth's outermost and thinnest layer is called ____.
___ is the layer that makes up most of Earth's material.
The very center of the Earth is called ___.
A section of the lithosphere is called ___.
crust
Earth's outermost and thinnest layer is called ____.
mantle
___ is the layer that makes up most of Earth's material.
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Science Chapter 9 Earth's Changing Surface Lesson 1
crust... mantle... outer core... inner core
crust
Continental... mountain... granite
Oceanic... ocean
Earth has layers called _______, _______, _______ _______, an…
When you stand on the ground, it is the _______ (layer of the…
There are 2 kinds of crust. ______________ crust makes up all…
______________is the other type of crust. It lies beneath mos…
crust... mantle... outer core... inner core
Earth has layers called _______, _______, _______ _______, an…
crust
When you stand on the ground, it is the _______ (layer of the…
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Science Chapter 9 Earth's Changing Surface Lesson 2
crust... crust
lithosphere... solid... plate
continents... continents... ocean
plate boundaries... boundaries
You don't notice it, but Earth's _______ is moving all the ti…
The ______________ covers all of Earth like a thin shell, but…
Several plates are larger than ______________ . A plate may i…
The edges of the plates are called _______ _______. Plates me…
crust... crust
You don't notice it, but Earth's _______ is moving all the ti…
lithosphere... solid... plate
The ______________ covers all of Earth like a thin shell, but…
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Science Chapter 9 Earth's Changing Surface Lesson 4
deposition... constructive
erosion... destructive
delta
gravity
__________ is the placing of materials in a new place... it is a…
__________ is the movement of materials away from one place... i…
a place where heavy sediments are deposited when a river meet…
this quickly pulls rocks and dirt downhill in a landslide
deposition... constructive
__________ is the placing of materials in a new place... it is a…
erosion... destructive
__________ is the movement of materials away from one place... i…
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Science 7 - Chapter 9 Earth's Changing Surface
absolute age
bedrock
cinder cone volcano
cirque
the age of a rock given as the number of years since the rock…
The solid layer of rock beneath the soil
a volcano made of cinder with steep sides and bowl-shaped cra…
a bowl-shaped basin made by erosion at the start of a mountain
absolute age
the age of a rock given as the number of years since the rock…
bedrock
The solid layer of rock beneath the soil
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Chapter 9 - Earth's Changing Surface
Erosion
Sediment
Weathering
Deposition
Destructive force in which pieces of rock are moved by water,…
Small pieces of rock.
Destructive force that breaks down rocks into smaller pieces.
Constructive force in which sediments that have been moved fr…
Erosion
Destructive force in which pieces of rock are moved by water,…
Sediment
Small pieces of rock.
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Science Chapter 9 Earth's Changing Surface Lesson 5 & 6
mineral
Color... Texture... Smell... Luster... Hardness... Sh…
rub the mineral on a hard rough white…
Moh's scale... 1 to 10... 10 -- hardest
a naturally occurring solid that has a regular arrangement of…
What are th7 properties used to identify minerals?
How is a mineral's streak determined?
What is the scale used to compare the hardness of a mineral?…
mineral
a naturally occurring solid that has a regular arrangement of…
Color... Texture... Smell... Luster... Hardness... Sh…
What are th7 properties used to identify minerals?
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Changes Science Level 5 - Chapter 9: Earth's Processes
Rock cycle
Theory of Plate Tectonics
magma
lava
A series of processes on the surface and inside Earth that sl…
The Ithospheric is divided into plates that float on the flow…
the melted rock-forming substance inside the earth's mantle
the magma that reaches the surface of the earth
Rock cycle
A series of processes on the surface and inside Earth that sl…
Theory of Plate Tectonics
The Ithospheric is divided into plates that float on the flow…
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Chapter 9 Changes to Earth's Surface
Landform
Weathering
Erosion
Deposition
A natural feature of the Earth's surface
A gradual wearing away or change of rock and soil caused by w…
Process by which weathered rock and soil are moved from one p…
The laying down of rock, soil, organic material, or other mat…
Landform
A natural feature of the Earth's surface
Weathering
A gradual wearing away or change of rock and soil caused by w…
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Chapter 9: Changes to Earth's Surface
landform
mountain
topography
hills
the shape of the land
land that is higher than everything around it
all the different kinds of land
land that is not flat, lower then a mountain
landform
the shape of the land
mountain
land that is higher than everything around it
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Chapter 9:Changes to Earth's Surface
landform
weathering
erosion
deposition
a natural feature on Earth's surface
a gradual wearing away or changing of rock and soil caused by…
the moving of pieces of soil or rock by mechanisms including…
the laying down of rock, soil, organic matter, or other mater…
landform
a natural feature on Earth's surface
weathering
a gradual wearing away or changing of rock and soil caused by…
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Chapter 9 - Changes to the Earth's Surface
A hill of sand shaped by the wind.
all the kinds of landforms in a certai…
a natural land shape or feature
a large thick sheet of ice
Sand dune
topography
landform
glacier
A hill of sand shaped by the wind.
Sand dune
all the kinds of landforms in a certai…
topography
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Science Grade 5 Chapter 9 Earth's Changing Surface
crust
mantle
core
plate
Earth's outermost and thinnest layer is called ____.
___ is the layer that makes up most of Earth's material.
The very center of the Earth is called ___.
A section of the lithosphere is called ___.
crust
Earth's outermost and thinnest layer is called ____.
mantle
___ is the layer that makes up most of Earth's material.
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Chapter 9 Earth's Changing Surface
crust
mantle
core
plate
Earth's outermost and thinnest layer
layer that makes up most of Earth's material
very center of Earth
section of the lithosphere
crust
Earth's outermost and thinnest layer
mantle
layer that makes up most of Earth's material
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Earth Science Chapter 9
Oceanography
Salinity
Thermocline
Isothermal
an interdisciplinary science that draws on the methods and kn…
the total amount of solid material dissolved in water. More s…
A layer of water in which there is a rapid change in TEMPERAT…
The high-latitude cure displays a pattern quite different fro…
Oceanography
an interdisciplinary science that draws on the methods and kn…
Salinity
the total amount of solid material dissolved in water. More s…
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Chapter 9: Earth's Changing Surface
mineral
landform
luster
weathering
natural, nonliving solid crystals that make up rocks
natural land features
the way the surface of a mineral reflects light
process of rocks in Earth's crust slowly being broken into sm…
mineral
natural, nonliving solid crystals that make up rocks
landform
natural land features
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Chapter 9 Earth's Changing Surface
Crust
Mantle
Core
Plate
Earths outermost and thinnest layer.
Earths largest layer and the middle layer.
The center of our Earth. There are two parts.
A piece of rock that makes up lithosphere
Crust
Earths outermost and thinnest layer.
Mantle
Earths largest layer and the middle layer.
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chapter 9 Earth,s changing surface
crust
Mantle
core
Plate
Earth outside layer.it also is earth thinnest layer
the layer that make up most of earth material is also the mid…
the very center of earth, there are two parts
a piece a of the earth lithosphere
crust
Earth outside layer.it also is earth thinnest layer
Mantle
the layer that make up most of earth material is also the mid…
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Chapter 9 Earth's Changing Surface
Crust
Matle
Core
Plate
Earth's outermost and thinnest layer.
Earth's largest layer and the middle layer.
The center of our Earth. There are two parts
A section of the lithospher
Crust
Earth's outermost and thinnest layer.
Matle
Earth's largest layer and the middle layer.
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Chapter 9 Earth's Changing Surface
Crust
Mantle
Core
Plate
earth's outermost and thinnest layer
Earth's largest layer and the middle layer
The center of our earth. there are two parts
A piece of rock that makes up the lithosphere.
Crust
earth's outermost and thinnest layer
Mantle
Earth's largest layer and the middle layer
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Science Chapter 9 Changing Surface of the Earth
deposition
earthquake
epicenter
erosion
the process in which pieces of Earth's surface are laid down…
a shaking or sliding of a portion of the Earth's crust, cause…
the point on Earth's surface directly above the focus of an e…
the process in which weathered rock and soil are moved to a n…
deposition
the process in which pieces of Earth's surface are laid down…
earthquake
a shaking or sliding of a portion of the Earth's crust, cause…
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Earth Science--Chapter 9--The Earth's Atmosphere
atmosphere
troposphere
ionosphere
mesosphere
A mixture of gases that surrounds a planet or moon.
bottom layer of the atmosphere--ground level to 17 km
upper thermosphere where ions form as electrons are stripped…
third layer of the atmosphere which includes the ozone layer
atmosphere
A mixture of gases that surrounds a planet or moon.
troposphere
bottom layer of the atmosphere--ground level to 17 km
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Earth's changing surface - Chapter 9
Igneous Rock
Metamorphic rock
Sedimentary Rock
crust
Rock formed when melted and then cools and hardens
Rock formed through heat and pressure
rock formed when layers of the earth's materials and rock par…
earth's most outer and thinnest layer
Igneous Rock
Rock formed when melted and then cools and hardens
Metamorphic rock
Rock formed through heat and pressure
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Chapter 9 -- Changes to Earth's Surface
butte
landform
topography
mountains
a hill with steep sides and a flat top. Formed by weathering…
A natural land shape or feature.
all kinds of landforms in a certain area.
a landform that is much higher than the surrounding land. Oft…
butte
a hill with steep sides and a flat top. Formed by weathering…
landform
A natural land shape or feature.
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Tangischools - 4th Grade Science - Chapter 9 Earth's Changing Surface
mineral
landform
luster
weathering
Natural, nonliving solid crystals that make up rocks.
Natural features on Earth's surface.
The way the surface of a mineral reflects light.
Process where Earth's crust is slowly broken into smaller pie…
mineral
Natural, nonliving solid crystals that make up rocks.
landform
Natural features on Earth's surface.
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Chapter 9 Earth's Changing Surface
Crust
Mantle
Core
Plate
Earth's outermost and thinnest layer.
Earth's largest layer and the middle layer.
The center of our Earth there are two parts.
A piece of rock that makes up the Lithosphere
Crust
Earth's outermost and thinnest layer.
Mantle
Earth's largest layer and the middle layer.
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Chapter 9: Earth's Changing Surface
metamorphic rocks
Core
plates
mechanical weathering
Gneiss and slate are example of this type of rock.
Temperatures can be as at as 5000*c, the very center of Earth…
The movement of theses can form mountains and valleys.
This type of weathering is when water freezes in the cracks o…
metamorphic rocks
Gneiss and slate are example of this type of rock.
Core
Temperatures can be as at as 5000*c, the very center of Earth…
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Chapter 9 Earth's Changing Surface
Crust
Mantel
Core
Plate
Earth's outermost and thinnest layer.
Earth's middle and biggest layer.
The very center of Earth.
A piece of of our Earth's lithosphere.
Crust
Earth's outermost and thinnest layer.
Mantel
Earth's middle and biggest layer.
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Chapter 9 Earth's Changing Surface
Crust
Plate
Sedimentary
Mantle
The outermost and thinnest layer of Earth's surface.
A piece of our Earth's lithosphere.
Rocks that form when layers of sediment (small rocks) settle…
Earth's middle and biggest layer.
Crust
The outermost and thinnest layer of Earth's surface.
Plate
A piece of our Earth's lithosphere.
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Chapter 9 Earth's Changing Surface
Crust
Mantle
Core
Plate
Earth's outermost and thinnest layer.
The layer that makes up most of earth's material.
The very center of the earth.
A section of the lithosphere.
Crust
Earth's outermost and thinnest layer.
Mantle
The layer that makes up most of earth's material.
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Chapter 9 Earth's changing surface.
crust
mantle
core
plate
Earth's outside layer. it also... Earth's thinnest layer.
The layer that makes up most of Earth's material. It is also…
The very center of Earth. There are two parts.
A piece of the Earth's lithosphere.
crust
Earth's outside layer. it also... Earth's thinnest layer.
mantle
The layer that makes up most of Earth's material. It is also…
12 terms
Chapter 9 Earth's Changing Surface
Crust
Mantle
Core
Plate
Earth's outermost and thinnest layer.
Earth's largest and the middle layer.
The center of our Earth. There are two parts.
A piece of rock that makes up lithosphere.
Crust
Earth's outermost and thinnest layer.
Mantle
Earth's largest and the middle layer.
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