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APES Chapter 2 - Environmental Systems
matter
mass
atom
element
-anything that occupies space and has mass... made of atoms... -aft…
a measurement of the amount of matter an object contains
the smallest particle than can contain the chemical propertie…
-a substance composed of atoms that cannot be broken down int…
matter
-anything that occupies space and has mass... made of atoms... -aft…
mass
a measurement of the amount of matter an object contains
42 terms
Environmental Science for AP* Chapter 2
matter
mass
molecules
compounds
anything that occupies space and has mass
Amount of matter in an object
Groups of two or more atoms held together by chemical bonds
molecules that contain more than one element
matter
anything that occupies space and has mass
mass
Amount of matter in an object
60 terms
AP Environmental Science Chapter 2
Models
Eukaryotes
Prokaryotes
Earth's mantle
Ways of representing something to make it easy. Formulas, dia…
any organism whose cells contain a nucleus and other organell…
bacteria, does not have a organized nucleus, doesn't have all…
silicate rocky shell that is a layer between the crust and th…
Models
Ways of representing something to make it easy. Formulas, dia…
Eukaryotes
any organism whose cells contain a nucleus and other organell…
23 terms
AP Environmental Science Chapter 2
Lipid
Protein
Energy
Joule
A small organic biological molecule that doesn't mix with water
A critical component of living organisms made up of a long ch…
The ability to do work or transfer heat
The unit of energy in the metric system, using 1 watt for 1 s…
Lipid
A small organic biological molecule that doesn't mix with water
Protein
A critical component of living organisms made up of a long ch…
55 terms
AP Environmental Science: Chapter 2
Matter
Mass
Atom
Element
Anything that occupies space and has a mass.
Defined as a measure of the amount of matter it contains.
The smallest particle that can contain the chemical propertie…
a substance composed of atoms that cannot be broken down into…
Matter
Anything that occupies space and has a mass.
Mass
Defined as a measure of the amount of matter it contains.
51 terms
AP Environmental Science Chapter 2
Molecule
Compound
Covalent Bond
Ionic Bond
A particle that contains more than one atom
A molecule containing more than one element
The bond formed when elements share electrons
A chemical bond between two ions of opposite charges
Molecule
A particle that contains more than one atom
Compound
A molecule containing more than one element
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Ap Environmental science chapter 2
George Perkins March
John james audubon
Henry david thoreau
Frontier attitude
Man and nature
Life like paintings
Transcendental
Desire to conquer in exploit nature as quickly as possible
George Perkins March
Man and nature
John james audubon
Life like paintings
32 terms
AP Environmental Science - Chapter 2
matter
mass
atom
element
anything that occupies space and has mass
measurements of the amount of matter an object contains
smallest particle that can contain the chemical properties of…
substance composed of atoms that cannot be broken down into s…
matter
anything that occupies space and has mass
mass
measurements of the amount of matter an object contains
17 terms
AP Environmental Science: Chapter 2
Economics
Economic systems
Economy
Natural Capital
social science that deals with the production, distribution,…
social and legal arrangements people construct in order to sa…
the system of exchanges of goods and services worked out by m…
natural assets and the services they perform/goods and servic…
Economics
social science that deals with the production, distribution,…
Economic systems
social and legal arrangements people construct in order to sa…
38 terms
AP Environmental Science Chapter 2
reproducibility
replication
science
significant number
making an observation or obtaining a particular result more t…
repeating studies or tests to verify reliability
a process for producing knowledge methodically and logically
meaningful numbers whose accuracy can be verified
reproducibility
making an observation or obtaining a particular result more t…
replication
repeating studies or tests to verify reliability
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AP Environmental Science Chapter 2 Terms
Element
Periodic table
Molecule
Compound
A substance composed of atoms that cannot be broken down into…
A chart of all chemical elements currently known, organized b…
A particle that contains more than one atom
A molecule containing more than one element
Element
A substance composed of atoms that cannot be broken down into…
Periodic table
A chart of all chemical elements currently known, organized b…
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Environmental Science for AP - Friedland and Relyea Chapter 2
Matter
Mass
Atom
Element
Anything that occupies space and has mass
Measure of amount of matter it contains.
Smallest particles that can contain the chemical properties o…
Substance composed of atoms that cannot be broken down into s…
Matter
Anything that occupies space and has mass
Mass
Measure of amount of matter it contains.
46 terms
AP Environmental Science Chapter 2
Matter
Mass
Atom
Element
Anything that occupies space and has mass
A measurement of the amount of matter an object contains
The smallest particle that can contain the chemical propertie…
A substance composed of atoms that cannot be broken down into…
Matter
Anything that occupies space and has mass
Mass
A measurement of the amount of matter an object contains
23 terms
Chapter 2 Environmental Science
abiotic factors
adaptation
biotic factors
coevolution
non-living parts of an organism's habitat.
A characteristic that improves an individual's ability to sur…
The living parts of a habitat
Process by which two species evolve in response to changes in…
abiotic factors
non-living parts of an organism's habitat.
adaptation
A characteristic that improves an individual's ability to sur…
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AP Environmental Science Chapter 2 (Environmental Systems)
Matter
Mass
Atom
Element
Anything that takes up space and has mass
Measure of the amount of matter it contains (remains the same…
Smallest particle that contains the chemical properties of an…
Substance composed of atoms, cannot be broken down
Matter
Anything that takes up space and has mass
Mass
Measure of the amount of matter it contains (remains the same…
58 terms
AP Environmental Science Chapter 2
Matter
Mass
Atom
Element
Anything that occupies space and has mass
The measure of the amount of matter it contains
Smallest particle that can contain chemical properties of an…
A substance composed of atoms that cannot be broken down into…
Matter
Anything that occupies space and has mass
Mass
The measure of the amount of matter it contains
32 terms
AP Environmental Science - Freidland and Relyea Chapter 2
matter
mass
atom
element
anything that occupies space and has mass
a measurement of the amount of matter an object contains
the smallest particle that can contain the chemical propertie…
a substance composed of atoms that cannot be broken down
matter
anything that occupies space and has mass
mass
a measurement of the amount of matter an object contains
AP Environmental Science Chapter 2 - Environmental Systems
Matter
Mass
Atom
Element
Anything that takes up space and has mass
Measure of the amount of matter it contains (remains the same…
Smallest particle that contains the chemical properties of an…
Substance composed of atoms, cannot be broken down
Matter
Anything that takes up space and has mass
Mass
Measure of the amount of matter it contains (remains the same…
64 terms
AP Environmental Science Chapter 2
Concept 2-1
Science
The formal outline of steps that scien…
Scientists collect data and develop hypotheses, theories. mod…
An attempt to discover how nature works and to use that knowl…
Identify a problem.... Find out what is known about the problem.…
Concept 2-1
Scientists collect data and develop hypotheses, theories. mod…
Science
An attempt to discover how nature works and to use that knowl…
56 terms
AP Environmental Science-Chapter 2
Science (2.1)
Scientific Method (2.1)
Data (2.1)
Scientific Hypotheses (2.1)
human effort to discover how the physical world works by maki…
a specific set of steps that scientists follow to learn about…
information needed to answer the "question"
a possible explanation of what scientists observe in nature o…
Science (2.1)
human effort to discover how the physical world works by maki…
Scientific Method (2.1)
a specific set of steps that scientists follow to learn about…
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AP Environmental Science Chapter 2: Environmental Systems
Matter
Mass
Weight
Atom
has mass and takes up space
measurement of matter (kg)
how mas is effected by gravity
smallest particle that can be an element
Matter
has mass and takes up space
Mass
measurement of matter (kg)
42 terms
AP Environmental Science Chapter 2: Environmental Systems
Matter
Atom
Molecule
Element
has mass and takes up space
smallest particle that can be an element
multiple atoms
multiple molecules; 94 naturally occuring, 24 man made
Matter
has mass and takes up space
Atom
smallest particle that can be an element
77 terms
AP Environmental Science Chapter 2
tsunami
matter
chemistry
law of conservation of matter
an immense swell, or wave, of ocean water triggered by an ear…
all material in the universe that has mass and occupies space
the study of the different types of matter and how they inter…
the physical law stating that matter may be transformed from…
tsunami
an immense swell, or wave, of ocean water triggered by an ear…
matter
all material in the universe that has mass and occupies space
42 terms
Environmental Science for AP* Chapter 2
matter
mass
molecules
compounds
anything that occupies space and has mass
a measure of the amount of matter it contains
particles containing more than one atom
molecules that contain more than one element
matter
anything that occupies space and has mass
mass
a measure of the amount of matter it contains
AP Environmental Science Chapter 2: Environmental Systems
Matter
Mass
Weight
Atom
has mass and takes up space
measurement of matter (kg)
how mas is effected by gravity
smallest particle that can be an element
Matter
has mass and takes up space
Mass
measurement of matter (kg)
30 terms
AP Environmental Science Chapter 2: environmental ethics and economics
Culture
Worldview
Ethics
Ethical Standards
Knowledge/beliefs/values and learned ways of life shared by a…
Person's perception of the world and their place in it.
Philosophy that studies the good vs bad
Criteria that help differentiate right from wrong.
Culture
Knowledge/beliefs/values and learned ways of life shared by a…
Worldview
Person's perception of the world and their place in it.
31 terms
Barron's AP Environmental Science Chapter 2: The Atmosphere
7 primary compounds of the Earth's atm…
Troposphere
Stratosphere
Mesophere
N2 (78%), O2 (21%), H2O (0-4%), CO2 (<<1%), CH4 (<<<1%), N2O…
0-7 miles above surface, 75% of atmosphere's mass, weather oc…
contains the ozone layer, temperature increases with altitude
temperature decreases with altitude, coldest layer, meteors b…
7 primary compounds of the Earth's atm…
N2 (78%), O2 (21%), H2O (0-4%), CO2 (<<1%), CH4 (<<<1%), N2O…
Troposphere
0-7 miles above surface, 75% of atmosphere's mass, weather oc…
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AP Environmental Science Chapter 4
Climate
Layers of Atmosphere
Troposphere
Stratosphere
Average weather that occurs in a region over a long period.
Most of the N2, O2 and H2O vapor is here. Densest Layer of At…
Less dense. Ozone is formed here. Blocks UV radiation
Climate
Average weather that occurs in a region over a long period.
Layers of Atmosphere
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AP Environmental Science Chapter 2
Half life
covalent bond
hydrogen bond
ionic bond
the time required for something to fall to half its initial v…
A chemical bond that involves sharing a pair of electrons bet…
A type of weak chemical bond formed when the slightly positiv…
Formed when one or more electrons are transferred from one at…
Half life
the time required for something to fall to half its initial v…
covalent bond
A chemical bond that involves sharing a pair of electrons bet…
20 terms
AP Environmental Science Chapter 2: Environmental Systems
Atom
Molecule
Element
Compound
smallest particle that can be an element
multiple atoms
multiple molecules; 94 naturally occuring, 24 man made
molecules containing more than one element
Atom
smallest particle that can be an element
Molecule
multiple atoms
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AP Environmental Science Chapter 2: Environmental Systems
Matter
Mass
Weight
Atom
has mass and takes up space
measurement of matter (kg)
how mas is effected by gravity
smallest particle that can be an element
Matter
has mass and takes up space
Mass
measurement of matter (kg)
54 terms
AP Environmental Science Chapter 2 (Environmental Systems)
Matter
Mass
Atom
Element
Anything that takes up space and has mass
Measure of the amount of matter it contains (remains the same…
Smallest particle that contains the chemical properties of an…
Substance composed of atoms, cannot be broken down
Matter
Anything that takes up space and has mass
Mass
Measure of the amount of matter it contains (remains the same…
34 terms
AP Environmental Science Chapter 1
Environment
Environmental Science
System
Ecosystem
a sum of all the conditions surrounding us that influence life.
the field that looks at interactions among humans and nature.
a set of interacting components that influence one another by…
the living and non-living components of a particular place on…
Environment
a sum of all the conditions surrounding us that influence life.
Environmental Science
the field that looks at interactions among humans and nature.
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AP Environmental Science Chapter 2: Environmental Systems
Matter
Atom
Molecule
Element
has mass and takes up space
smallest particle that can be an element
combo of two or more atoms
A fundamental type of matter; a chemical substance with a giv…
Matter
has mass and takes up space
Atom
smallest particle that can be an element
31 terms
AP Environmental Science Chapter 2 (Environmental Systems)
Matter
Mass
Atom
Element
Anything that takes up space and has mass
Measure of the amount of matter it contains (remains the same…
Smallest particle that contains the chemical properties of an…
Substance composed of atoms, cannot be broken down
Matter
Anything that takes up space and has mass
Mass
Measure of the amount of matter it contains (remains the same…
47 terms
AP Environmental Science Chapter 2 (Environmental Systems)
Matter
Mass
Atom
Element
Anything that takes up space and has mass
Measure of the amount of matter it contains (remains the same…
Smallest particle that contains the chemical properties of an…
Substance composed of atoms, cannot be broken down
Matter
Anything that takes up space and has mass
Mass
Measure of the amount of matter it contains (remains the same…
48 terms
AP Environmental Science Chapter 2 (Environmental Systems)
Matter
Mass
Atom
Element
Anything that takes up space and has mass
Measure of the amount of matter it contains (remains the same…
Smallest particle that contains the chemical properties of an…
Substance composed of atoms, cannot be broken down
Matter
Anything that takes up space and has mass
Mass
Measure of the amount of matter it contains (remains the same…
30 terms
AP Environmental Science Chapter 2: Science, Systems, Matter and Energy
Scientific Theory
Inductive Reasoning
Deductive Reasoning
Paradigm Shifts
A well-tested and widely-accepted scientific hypothesis
Using specific observations and measurements to arrive at a g…
Using logic to arrive at a specific conclusion based on a gen…
New discoveries and ideas overthrow a well-accepted scientifi…
Scientific Theory
A well-tested and widely-accepted scientific hypothesis
Inductive Reasoning
Using specific observations and measurements to arrive at a g…
49 terms
AP Environmental Science Chapter 2: Environmental Systems
Matter
Mass
Weight
Atom
has mass and takes up space
measurement of matter (kg)
how mas is effected by gravity
smallest particle that can be an element
Matter
has mass and takes up space
Mass
measurement of matter (kg)
52 terms
AP Environmental Science Chapter 2: Environmental Systems
Matter
Mass
Weight
Atom
has mass and takes up space
measurement of amount of matter
how mass is effected by gravity
smallest particle that can have chemical properties of an ele…
Matter
has mass and takes up space
Mass
measurement of amount of matter
59 terms
AP Environmental Science Chapter 2: Environmental Systems
Matter
Mass
Weight
Atom
has mass and takes up space
measurement of matter (kg)
how mas is effected by gravity
smallest particle that can be an element
Matter
has mass and takes up space
Mass
measurement of matter (kg)
78 terms
AP Environmental Science Chapter 2: Environmental Systems
Matter
Mass
Weight
Atom
has mass and takes up space
measurement of matter (kg)
how mas is effected by gravity
smallest particle that can be an element
Matter
has mass and takes up space
Mass
measurement of matter (kg)
59 terms
AP Environmental Science Chapter 2: Environmental Systems
Matter
Mass
Weight
Atom
has mass and takes up space
measurement of matter (kg)
how mas is effected by gravity
smallest particle that can be an element
Matter
has mass and takes up space
Mass
measurement of matter (kg)
47 terms
AP Environmental Science Chapter 2 (Environmental Systems)
Matter
Mass
Atom
Element
Anything that takes up space and has mass
Measure of the amount of matter it contains (remains the same…
Smallest particle that contains the chemical properties of an…
Substance composed of atoms, cannot be broken down
Matter
Anything that takes up space and has mass
Mass
Measure of the amount of matter it contains (remains the same…
59 terms
AP Environmental Science Chapter 2: Environmental Systems
Matter
Mass
Weight
Atom
has mass and takes up space
measurement of matter (kg)
how mas is effected by gravity
smallest particle that can be an element
Matter
has mass and takes up space
Mass
measurement of matter (kg)
AP Environmental Science Chapter 2 (Environmental Systems)
Isotopes
Radioactive Decay
Half Life
Surface Tension
Different # of Neutrons
Release of material from the nucleus. Breaks it down into a s…
Time it takes for 1/2 the original radioactive parent atom to…
Cohesion of water molecules at the surface of water.
Isotopes
Different # of Neutrons
Radioactive Decay
Release of material from the nucleus. Breaks it down into a s…
107 terms
AP Environmental Science Chapter 2: Environmental Systems
Matter
Atom
Molecule
Element
has mass and takes up space
smallest unit of matter
2 or more atoms bonded together
multiple molecules; 94 naturally occuring, 24 man made
Matter
has mass and takes up space
Atom
smallest unit of matter
59 terms
AP Environmental Science Chapter 2: Environmental Systems
Matter
Mass
Weight
Atom
has mass and takes up space
measurement of matter (kg)
how mas is effected by gravity
smallest particle that can be an element
Matter
has mass and takes up space
Mass
measurement of matter (kg)
59 terms
AP Environmental Science Chapter 2: Environmental Systems
Matter
Mass
Weight
Atom
has mass and takes up space
measurement of matter (kg)
how mas is effected by gravity
smallest particle that can be an element
Matter
has mass and takes up space
Mass
measurement of matter (kg)
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