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30 terms
Animal Science Basic Terms
Cow
Bull
Calf
Weanling
Mature female bovine who has had a calf
Mature male bovine who has not been casturated
male or female bovine under the age of 1 year old
Bovine 1 year to maturity
Cow
Mature female bovine who has had a calf
Bull
Mature male bovine who has not been casturated
Basic Science Terms
Matter
Mass
Weight
Volume
Anything that has mass and takes up space
The amount of matter contained in an object
The measure of the amount of gravity acting on an object
The amount of space an object takes up
Matter
Anything that has mass and takes up space
Mass
The amount of matter contained in an object
Basic Science Terms
Inference
Observation
Hypothesis
Prediction
A logical explanation of an observation that is drawn from pr…
The act of using one or more of your senses to gather informa…
A possible explanation for an observation that can be tested…
A statement of what will happen in a sequence of events.
Inference
A logical explanation of an observation that is drawn from pr…
Observation
The act of using one or more of your senses to gather informa…
20 terms
Basic Science Terms
Science
Observation
Inference
Hypothesis
the investigation and exploration of natural events and of th…
the act of using one or more of your senses to gather informa…
a logical explanation of an observation that is drawn from pr…
a possible explanation for an observation that can be tested…
Science
the investigation and exploration of natural events and of th…
Observation
the act of using one or more of your senses to gather informa…
17 terms
Physical Science Basic Terms
matter
mass
volume
weight
Anything that has mass and takes up space.
A measure of the amount of matter in an object.
Amount of space an object takes up.
A measure of the force of gravity on an object.
matter
Anything that has mass and takes up space.
mass
A measure of the amount of matter in an object.
6 terms
Basic Food Science Terms
Macronutrient
Bionutrient
Carbohydrate
Lipid
...
...
...
...
Macronutrient
...
Bionutrient
...
12 terms
Basic Science Terms and Tools
Standard measure
Microscope
Spring scale
Observation
An accepted unit of measure
A tool that makes an object look many times bigger than it ac…
A tool that measures forces, such as weight
Information that you gather with your senses
Standard measure
An accepted unit of measure
Microscope
A tool that makes an object look many times bigger than it ac…
21 terms
[Science] Basic Scientific Terms
Science
Why do supernatural and spiritual enti…
2 classifications of scientific knowle…
Empirical Knowledge
A human endeavour involving an increase in knowledge about th…
They cannot be tested therefore justified.
1. Pure science: based on observation; reveals the nature of…
5 senses ... Sight... Feel... Taste... Hear... Smell
Science
A human endeavour involving an increase in knowledge about th…
Why do supernatural and spiritual enti…
They cannot be tested therefore justified.
33 terms
Basic Animal Science Terms
Bovine
Bull
Cow
Steer
cowlike
Intact Male cattle
Female produced offspring cattle
Castrated Male cattle
Bovine
cowlike
Bull
Intact Male cattle
53 terms
Basic Science Terms
Science
Observing
Quantative Observations
Qualitative Observations
Learning about the natural world
Using one or more senses to gather information
Deals with numbers
Deals with descriptions
Science
Learning about the natural world
Observing
Using one or more senses to gather information
30 terms
Animal Science Basic Terms
Cow
Bull
Calf
Weanling
Mature female bovine who has had a calf
Mature male bovine who has not been casturated
male or female bovine under the age of 1 year old
Bovine 1 year to maturity
Cow
Mature female bovine who has had a calf
Bull
Mature male bovine who has not been casturated
12 terms
Basic Science Terms
observation
scientific fact
hypothesis
inference
Information obtained through the senses at any given time.
an observation that has been confirmed repeatedly and is acce…
A proposed answer to a question that can be tested.
A logical interpretation based on observations.
observation
Information obtained through the senses at any given time.
scientific fact
an observation that has been confirmed repeatedly and is acce…
10 terms
Basic Science Terms
Engineering
Logical
Evaluate
Observation
using science and math to solve a problem or meet a need
of or relating to the formal processes used in thinking and r…
think logically
what you can see, hear, touch, taste, smell
Engineering
using science and math to solve a problem or meet a need
Logical
of or relating to the formal processes used in thinking and r…
15 terms
basic science terms/scientific method
physical science
observations
hypothesis
theory
the science of matter and energy and their interactions
paying close attention especially to details and using your f…
an educated guess based on research or past experience
An explanation of something based on multiple tests. Not yet…
physical science
the science of matter and energy and their interactions
observations
paying close attention especially to details and using your f…
Basic Science Terms Flashcards
Matter
Heat energy
Temperature
Thermometer
anything that has mass and takes up space
a form of energy that can be transported from one object to a…
a measure of how fast molecules are moving
instrument used to measure temperature
Matter
anything that has mass and takes up space
Heat energy
a form of energy that can be transported from one object to a…
Physical Science (terms) basic
Temperature
Kinetic Energy
Potential Energy
Fahrenheit
the measure of the average kinetic energy of individual parti…
the energy of motion
Stored Energy
The temperature scale of the USA... Water freezes at 32 and boil…
Temperature
the measure of the average kinetic energy of individual parti…
Kinetic Energy
the energy of motion
31 terms
Basic Science Terms
Alpha Particle
Beta Particle
Gamma Wave
Ionisation
- A helium nucleus (2 protons and 2 neutrons)... - Traveling at…
- Fast moving electrons... - Nearly the speed of light ... - Stoppe…
- Electromagnetic waves ... - high frequency and short wavelengt…
- Gain or loss of electron... - To create a charged particle
Alpha Particle
- A helium nucleus (2 protons and 2 neutrons)... - Traveling at…
Beta Particle
- Fast moving electrons... - Nearly the speed of light ... - Stoppe…
Basic science terms
Hypothesis
Observation
Inferring
Prediction
Your purposes predicted solution to a scientific problem
Useing senses to gather factual information
Trying to explain observation with pre existing knowldge
Make a forecast based on knowledge gathered
Hypothesis
Your purposes predicted solution to a scientific problem
Observation
Useing senses to gather factual information
10 terms
Basic Science Terms
autotroph
prokaryote
Kingdom
Domain
makes its own food
doesn't have a nucleus
the second level of classification of living things
the first level of classification of living things
autotroph
makes its own food
prokaryote
doesn't have a nucleus
Science Basic Terms
Science
Hypothesis
Scientific Theory
Law
The intellectual and practical activity encompassing the syst…
An educated guess.
The best answer to, and explanation for a problem, based on r…
A behavior statement of a natural phenomenon, without explana…
Science
The intellectual and practical activity encompassing the syst…
Hypothesis
An educated guess.
12 terms
Basic Science Terms
observation
scientific fact
hypothesis
inference
Information obtained through the senses at any given time.
an observation that has been confirmed repeatedly and is acce…
A proposed answer to a question that can be tested.
A logical interpretation based on observations.
observation
Information obtained through the senses at any given time.
scientific fact
an observation that has been confirmed repeatedly and is acce…
10 terms
Basic Science Terms
Analyze
Classify
Conclusion
Constant
to study something by breaking down data into smaller pieces.
to group items together based on one shared property.
a decision based on observations and the study of your data.
a condition that is not changed in an experiment.
Analyze
to study something by breaking down data into smaller pieces.
Classify
to group items together based on one shared property.
83 terms
Basic Terms and Abbreviations - Vet Science
aspect
caudal
cranial
distal
area
toward the tail
toward the head
away from the center of the body
aspect
area
caudal
toward the tail
16 terms
Basic Science
What does a plant cell have that anima…
Liquid to Gas
Solid to liquid
Solid to gas
Vacuole, chloroplast, cell wall
Evaporation
Melting
sublimation
What does a plant cell have that anima…
Vacuole, chloroplast, cell wall
Liquid to Gas
Evaporation
Earth Science Basic Terms
earth science
density
mass
observation
the scientific study of the earth and the universe around it
mass divided by volume refers to the amount of matter per uni…
refers to t he amount of matter in an object measured with a…
the process of obtaining info by using the senses
earth science
the scientific study of the earth and the universe around it
density
mass divided by volume refers to the amount of matter per uni…
Health Science Basic Terms
Anatomy
Physiology
Anatomical Position
Planes
Study of the body
Function of the body
Standing erect with face forward, arms at side and palms forw…
Imaginary anatomical dividing planes
Anatomy
Study of the body
Physiology
Function of the body
15 terms
Materials Science Basic Terms
Stress
Strain
Young's Modulus
Plastic Deformation
force per unit area.
the amount of deformation an object experiences compared to i…
a measure of the stiffness of an elastic material. It is equa…
Irreversible deformation, as opposed to the reversible elasti…
Stress
force per unit area.
Strain
the amount of deformation an object experiences compared to i…
Science: History & Basic Terms
Marie Curie
Michael Faraday
Wilhelm Ostwald
Sir Isaac Newton
Polish/French... 19th century... pioneer of radioactivity
English... 18/19th century... electromagnetism and electrochemistry
Latvian... 19/20th century... one of the founders of classical ph…
English ... 17/18th century... understanding of scientific methods…
Marie Curie
Polish/French... 19th century... pioneer of radioactivity
Michael Faraday
English... 18/19th century... electromagnetism and electrochemistry
24 terms
Basic Computer Science Terms
Code
Program
Syntax
Program design
A program or part of a program written in computer language
A set of instructions for a computer
The structure of how the code is written (grammar for computer)
Outlining and formatting the program
Code
A program or part of a program written in computer language
Program
A set of instructions for a computer
22 terms
Basic Science
Science
Biology
Chemistry
Physics
systematic knowledge of the physical or material world gained…
the science of life
the science that deals with the composition and properties of…
the science that deals with matter, energy,motion, and force.
Science
systematic knowledge of the physical or material world gained…
Biology
the science of life
25 terms
AP - Basic Science Terms
Model
Scalar
Vector
y intercept
representation of something that is difficult to understand
Number
Number with a direction
Y value when x=0 on linear graph
Model
representation of something that is difficult to understand
Scalar
Number
13 terms
Physical Science - Basic Terms of Science
Physical Science
Pure Science
Technology
Composition
The process of observing and questioning the world around you.
Discoveries that lead to the advancement of knowledge, but ha…
("applied science") - using pure science to improve every day…
Describes what the matter is made of.
Physical Science
The process of observing and questioning the world around you.
Pure Science
Discoveries that lead to the advancement of knowledge, but ha…
19 terms
Measurement & Basic Science Terms
Matter
Solid
Liquid
Gas
Anything that has mass and takes up space.
Has a definite shape.
No definite shape, but does have a definite volume. It takes…
No definite shape; fills any space.
Matter
Anything that has mass and takes up space.
Solid
Has a definite shape.
26 terms
AA basic terms pictures science
Inquiry
Investigation
Theory
Nature of science
an instance of questioning.... Inquire is like aquire, and you a…
A search for objects, knoledge, and information.... You have to…
An idea; a thought that you have that applies to a lot of thi…
The way how science works ... Science includes nature.... The natur…
Inquiry
an instance of questioning.... Inquire is like aquire, and you a…
Investigation
A search for objects, knoledge, and information.... You have to…
12 terms
Nature of Science-Basic Terms
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
basic animal science terms ICEV
Reproduction
Artificial Insemination
Gestation
Conception
process of giving rise to offspring; required for species to…
introduction of semen into the uterus or oviduct by non-natur…
pregnancy
process of becoming pregnant involving fertilization
Reproduction
process of giving rise to offspring; required for species to…
Artificial Insemination
introduction of semen into the uterus or oviduct by non-natur…
8 terms
Science basic terms
Organelles
Genetic information
Vacuole
If ribosomes are destroyed what would…
Carry out life functions
Nucleus
Storage
Can't make proteins
Organelles
Carry out life functions
Genetic information
Nucleus
4th grade Science basic terms
Atmosphere
evaporation
Water Cycle
Condensation
A mixture of gases that surrounds a planet or moon.
the change of a substance from a liquid to a gas
the continuous process by which water moves from Earth's surf…
Gas to Liquid
Atmosphere
A mixture of gases that surrounds a planet or moon.
evaporation
the change of a substance from a liquid to a gas
Basic science terms
Evalutating
Observation
Predicting
Inferring
The resualts of an experiment
What you see no explanation
What someone thinks is gonna happen
To indicate a conclusion
Evalutating
The resualts of an experiment
Observation
What you see no explanation
7 terms
Basic science terms
Observation
Qualitative observation
Quantitative observation
Skeptical
Statement or comment based on something noticed by one of you…
An observation based on the five senses
Observations based on a numerical value
Having doubt about something and needing more proof to believe
Observation
Statement or comment based on something noticed by one of you…
Qualitative observation
An observation based on the five senses
Science Vocabulary Basic Terms
Chromo
Endo
Exo
Hetero
Color
Within
Outside
Different
Chromo
Color
Endo
Within
Basic Science Terms
Science
Hypothesis
Scientific Theory
Law
Knowledge gained through observation and experimentation. (Th…
A testable statement or idea that leads to scientific investi…
A comprehensive explanation of some aspect of the natural wor…
A statement or equation that is accepted to be true, based on…
Science
Knowledge gained through observation and experimentation. (Th…
Hypothesis
A testable statement or idea that leads to scientific investi…
Basic Science Terms
Science
Hypotheis
Theory
Law
The best tool we have for understanding and operating in the…
an educated guess
when a hypothesis has been tested and cannot be proven wrong;…
a statement of phenomenon, without explanation
Science
The best tool we have for understanding and operating in the…
Hypotheis
an educated guess
Science - basic chemistry terms
atoms
elements
protons
electrons
tiny particles that make up all matter
substances that are made up of only one type of atom
particles that have a positive electric charge
particles that have a negative electric charge
atoms
tiny particles that make up all matter
elements
substances that are made up of only one type of atom
Basic Science Terms
Prediction
Trend
Scientific Theory
Measures of Central Tendency
_________________ is an assumption based on evidence or data…
What can you see when you evaluate your records based off of…
___________ is a substantiated explanation of the natural wor…
Mean, Median, Mode, Range are also known as the _____________…
Prediction
_________________ is an assumption based on evidence or data…
Trend
What can you see when you evaluate your records based off of…
8 terms
Basic Science Terms
matter
mass
volume
density
anything that has mass and takes up space
amount of matter contained in a substance
amount of space an object or substance occupies
the quantity of matter that is packed into a fixed space
matter
anything that has mass and takes up space
mass
amount of matter contained in a substance
Basic science terms
Motion
Frame of Reference
Speed
velocity
Change in position in a certain amount of time
Background or point that is assumed to be stationary and is u…
Rate in the which an object moves
Description of speed given in a direction
Motion
Change in position in a certain amount of time
Frame of Reference
Background or point that is assumed to be stationary and is u…
8 terms
Basic Science Terms
independent variable
dependent variable
control group
experimental group
the thing you change in an experiment
the thing that changes as a result of what you changed in an…
the group in an experiment that is used as a benchmark to mea…
the group in an experiment that receives the variable being t…
independent variable
the thing you change in an experiment
dependent variable
the thing that changes as a result of what you changed in an…
Science Basic Terms
Conjunctiva
Cornea
Aqueous Humour
Ciliary Body
Clear membrane that lubricates the eye
Refracts light, bends it as it enters the eye
Lubricates lens and cornea with a fluid
Changes the shape of the lens
Conjunctiva
Clear membrane that lubricates the eye
Cornea
Refracts light, bends it as it enters the eye
27 terms
basic science terms
enzymes
diffusion
oxyhemoglobin
photosynthesis
proteins that living things uses as catalysts to seed up chem…
gas molecules will move from an area of high concentration to…
the form of haemoglobin loosely combined with oxygen, present…
water + carbon dioxide -----> glucose and oxygen
enzymes
proteins that living things uses as catalysts to seed up chem…
diffusion
gas molecules will move from an area of high concentration to…
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