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Science Vocabulary: Grand Canyon
Landform
Elevation
Geologist
Correlation
a naturally formed feature on the earth's surface such as mou…
The height above sea level. A vertical distance
a scientist who studies the earth. For example the rocks of t…
a relationship or a connection between 2/more locations such…
Landform
a naturally formed feature on the earth's surface such as mou…
Elevation
The height above sea level. A vertical distance
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Grand Canyon Science
Mountain
Glacier
Plateau
Canyon
Mountain
Glacier
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Science Olympiad - Invasives CANYON
JAPANESE HONEYSUCKLE... Lonicera japonica…
KUDZU... Pueraria lobata is vine that can…
European Gypsy moth ... (Lymantria dispar…
The red imported fire ant (RIFA) is a…
...
JAPANESE HONEYSUCKLE... Lonicera japonica…
KUDZU... Pueraria lobata is vine that can…
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Science Grand Canyon
What formed the Grand Canyon?
What are the forces of erosion and wea…
Erosion
Weathering
Erosion from the Colorado River
Wind, Water, gravity, ice
The moving of rocks and soil by water, wind, ice or gravity.
The breaking down or wearing away of rocks by water or wind.
What formed the Grand Canyon?
Erosion from the Colorado River
What are the forces of erosion and wea…
Wind, Water, gravity, ice
Science quiz grand canyon
Mountain.
Glacier
plateau
canyon
a large natural elevation of the earth's surface rising abrup…
a slowly moving mass or river of ice formed by the accumulati…
an area of relatively level high ground.
a deep gorge, typically one with a river flowing through it.
Mountain.
a large natural elevation of the earth's surface rising abrup…
Glacier
a slowly moving mass or river of ice formed by the accumulati…
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Science Grand Canyon
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Kaibab limestone
Toroweap Limestone
Coconine Sandstone
Hermit Shale
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Kaibab limestone
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Toroweap Limestone
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Sierra Canyon Science
What is the most important safety rule?
what is the 2nd most important safety…
What is the 3rd safety rule?
What is the 4th safety rule?
always follow the teachers directions
do not perform any unauthorized science experiments
never work alone in the laboratory
study your lab activity before you come to the lab
What is the most important safety rule?
always follow the teachers directions
what is the 2nd most important safety…
do not perform any unauthorized science experiments
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Canyons Science Studies
What is matter
How do you determine mass
How do you determine if something is m…
What is solubility
Anything that has mass and takes up space
Place the object on a balance and record the mass in grams
Use a magnet if it does stick is magnetic if it does not stic…
Whether it dissolves in water or not
What is matter
Anything that has mass and takes up space
How do you determine mass
Place the object on a balance and record the mass in grams
Quizlet for science on cloudland canyon
Formation of lookout mountian
Elements that formed the canyons
Cloudlands composition
The canyon walls
200 million years ago. Powerful earthquakes made mountains. L…
Water, Ice, wind, and natural growth. Natural growth: Plants…
3 types of sedimentary rocks, Sandstone: made of small grains…
They are sedimentary rocks. Sandstone and shale. Trees and ve…
Formation of lookout mountian
200 million years ago. Powerful earthquakes made mountains. L…
Elements that formed the canyons
Water, Ice, wind, and natural growth. Natural growth: Plants…
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Science study Guide- Grand Canyon
Mountain
Glacier
Plateau
Canyon
A large land form that stretches above the surrounding land
A body of dense ice that is constantly moving under its own w…
an area of relatively level on high ground
A deep ravine between cliffs with a body of water between them
Mountain
A large land form that stretches above the surrounding land
Glacier
A body of dense ice that is constantly moving under its own w…
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Science investigation 2 ( Grand Canyon )
Expedition
Illustration
Rations
Augers
A long journey or voyage by a group of people
A picture or drawing used to explain something
A share or portion for a member of an expedition
A tool for boring holes in the earth
Expedition
A long journey or voyage by a group of people
Illustration
A picture or drawing used to explain something
science land forms and Grand Canyon
Calcite
Sandstone =
Shale =
Correlation =
= Common mineral compound composed of Calcium, Carbon and Oxy…
Rocks that are made out of sand particles
Smooth-textured rock that doesn't fizzle in acid
a relationship or connection between rock layers from two or…
Calcite
= Common mineral compound composed of Calcium, Carbon and Oxy…
Sandstone =
Rocks that are made out of sand particles
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Science- investigation 3 grand canyon
River miles
Elevation
Samples
Calcite
How many miles downstream rafters are from lees ferry
The vertical distance above sea level
Small, representative pieces of rock
The material that reacted with acid. Calcium, carbonate, caco3
River miles
How many miles downstream rafters are from lees ferry
Elevation
The vertical distance above sea level
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Earth Science Grand Canyon JGK.
Sea
Basins
shells, animals, Scales,bones, wood an…
Calcium Hydroxide
Most limestones are formed in the -----.
Seas are ------ where sediments settle out of water.
what causes acid in the ocean?
a chemical in water that makes it similar to ancient sea wate…
Sea
Most limestones are formed in the -----.
Basins
Seas are ------ where sediments settle out of water.
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Science quiz unit 2 sierra canyon
Gas
Liquid
Solid
Wafting
a state of matter in which molecules move freely at a high sp…
a state of matter that has a definite volume, but not a defin…
a state of matter which is rigid and in which the molecules m…
a technique in which fumes from a chemical are brought to the…
Gas
a state of matter in which molecules move freely at a high sp…
Liquid
a state of matter that has a definite volume, but not a defin…
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health science terms canyon hs week 1
ADL
AC
a.c.
AD
activies of daily living
acromioclavicular
before meals
right ear
ADL
activies of daily living
AC
acromioclavicular
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Science Investigation 2 - Into the Grand Canyon Vocabulary
Expedition
Illustration
Rations
Augers
A long journey or voyage by a group of people
A picture or drawing used to explain something
A share or portion for a member of an expedition
A tool for boring holes in the earth
Expedition
A long journey or voyage by a group of people
Illustration
A picture or drawing used to explain something
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Life Science 7th grade (Sierra Canyon)
Eukaryotes
Prokaryotes
Organelle
Cell wall
Cells with a nucleus
Cells without a nucleus and some other cell structures
A tiny cell structure that carries out a specific function wi…
A rigid layer of nonliving material that surrounds the cells…
Eukaryotes
Cells with a nucleus
Prokaryotes
Cells without a nucleus and some other cell structures
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Science Grand Canyon Quiz 1/11
Where is the Grand Canyon?
What river runs through the Grand Cany…
Steps to form Grand Canyon....
What is Weathering?
Northwestern Arizona
Colorado River?
floods, further erosion, Colorado River
Process that breaks down rock and other substance
Where is the Grand Canyon?
Northwestern Arizona
What river runs through the Grand Cany…
Colorado River?
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Science 6: Investigation #3: Grand Canyon: Notes
What mile is Lee's Ferry?
What majority of rock is found in the…
_______ contains calcite.
What test is used to see if rocks cont…
Mile 0
Limestone
Limestone
the acid test
What mile is Lee's Ferry?
Mile 0
What majority of rock is found in the…
Limestone
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Forming DNA quiz Seventh grade Science, Sierra Canyon
DNA or deoxyribonucleic acid resides i…
It was discovered in ________ but the…
In_________, Using x-ray photography _…
A year later, ___________ and ________…
Nucleus
1869
1952, Rosalind Franklin
Francis Crick, James Watson, Double Helix
DNA or deoxyribonucleic acid resides i…
Nucleus
It was discovered in ________ but the…
1869
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Science 6: Investigation #3: Grand Canyon Rocks: Vocab
Sample
Rock Column
River Mile System
Elevation
Piece of something larger
A drawing showing the sequence of rock in a particular area
a system used to describe the location along the Colorado River
the vertical distance above sea level
Sample
Piece of something larger
Rock Column
A drawing showing the sequence of rock in a particular area
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Forming DNA quiz Seventh grade Science, Sierra Canyon
DNA or deoxyribonucleic acid resides i…
It was discovered in ________ but the…
In_________, Using x-ray photography _…
A year later, ___________ and ________…
Nucleus
1869
1952, Rosalind Franklin
Francis Crick, James Watson, Double Helix
DNA or deoxyribonucleic acid resides i…
Nucleus
It was discovered in ________ but the…
1869
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Forming DNA quiz Seventh grade Science, Sierra Canyon
DNA or deoxyribonucleic acid resides i…
It was discovered in ________ but the…
In_________, Using x-ray photography _…
A year later, ___________ and ________…
Nucleus
1869
1952, Rosalind Franklin
Francis Crick, James Watson, Double Helix
DNA or deoxyribonucleic acid resides i…
Nucleus
It was discovered in ________ but the…
1869
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Science - Geologic Time - Grand Canyon 10/25/15
How old is the Grand Canyon
How old is the Earth
Oldest layer of Grand Canyon
Youngest layer of the Grand Canyon
2.4 billion years old
4.6 billion
The oldest layer of the Grand Canyon is called the Vishnu Shi…
The youngest layer of the Grand Canyon is called Kaibab limes…
How old is the Grand Canyon
2.4 billion years old
How old is the Earth
4.6 billion
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Sierra Canyon 6th Grade Science Air Pressure Study Guide - Dec 2015
AP is the force of air pushing down on…
Take a vacuum jar and take all of the…
Instruments that measure AP are 1) mer…
As altitude increases (you go higher),…
Air Pressure: What is definition?
Air Pressure: Prove that air has mass.
Air Pressure: What are instruments that measure AP?
Altitude & AP: Explain in detail how altitude affects Air Pre…
AP is the force of air pushing down on…
Air Pressure: What is definition?
Take a vacuum jar and take all of the…
Air Pressure: Prove that air has mass.
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Grand Canyon rock layers
Elevation
Calcite
Limestone
Sandstone
The vertical distance above sea level.
The material found in a rock that reacts with hydrochloric ac…
A sedimentary rock that consists primarily of the mineral cal…
A sedimentary rock formed by cementing grains of sand over ti…
Elevation
The vertical distance above sea level.
Calcite
The material found in a rock that reacts with hydrochloric ac…
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Cloudland Canyon
Sandstone
Shale
Limestone
The canyon walls
made of small grains of Quartz and Feldspar, soft
formed when clay is compacted together by pressure,... splintery…
made from the mineral calcite, found at the base
Sedimentary rock: Sandstone and Shale... Trees and vegetation gr…
Sandstone
made of small grains of Quartz and Feldspar, soft
Shale
formed when clay is compacted together by pressure,... splintery…
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Grand Canyon Rocks Vocab
abrasion
basin
bedrock
chemical reaction
the grinding and bumping of rocks that cause physical weather…
a large low area where sediments have been deposited
the rock that forms Earth's crust
the process in which two or more substances combine to make o…
abrasion
the grinding and bumping of rocks that cause physical weather…
basin
a large low area where sediments have been deposited
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Grand Canyon Rocks Vocabulary
chasm
correlation
differential erosion
elevation
a deep cleft plunging down into the rock
when geologists work to find a relationship or connection bet…
occurs where a mountain or plateau is made out of both soft/w…
vertical distance measured above sea level
chasm
a deep cleft plunging down into the rock
correlation
when geologists work to find a relationship or connection bet…
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Cloudland Canyon Quizlet.
200 million years ago.
powerful earthquakes
Layers of rock were bent and folded up…
Water: streams carved away the rock. I…
When was Lookout Mountain formed?
What caused the rock layers and seabed to rise up and form a…
What happened to the rock layers when the mountain was formed?
What four things caused the canyon to form? Explain how each…
200 million years ago.
When was Lookout Mountain formed?
powerful earthquakes
What caused the rock layers and seabed to rise up and form a…
Abeka 7th grade science quiz 16
taxonomy
kingdom, phylum, class, order, family,…
Plantae and Animalia
species name
science of classification
divisions of Linnaeaus's classification system
Linnaeus's original kingdoms were
An organism's scientific name consists of the genus name and…
taxonomy
science of classification
kingdom, phylum, class, order, family,…
divisions of Linnaeaus's classification system
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A Grand Old Canyon
valley
cliff
famous
reshape
low and flat land
high wall of rock
known by a lot of people
to become a different shape
valley
low and flat land
cliff
high wall of rock
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Grand Canyon rock layers Set B
Elevation
Calcite
Limestone
Sandstone
The distance above sea level.
What's in a rock that fizzes when acid is poured on the rock.
A sedimentary rock that reacts with acid.
A sedimentary rock made by grains of sand cementing together…
Elevation
The distance above sea level.
Calcite
What's in a rock that fizzes when acid is poured on the rock.
Abeka 7th grade science quiz 19
hooves
rodents
lodge
gray squirrel
Ungulates are distinguished from other mammals by the presenc…
Gnawing mammals with two upper incisor teeth are
A beaver's nest is called a
The most common North American squirrel is the
hooves
Ungulates are distinguished from other mammals by the presenc…
rodents
Gnawing mammals with two upper incisor teeth are
Abeka 7th grade Science quiz 11
keratin
hypertrophy
eight to ten hours
sebaceous
hair and nails are hardened by
enlargement of the muscles is
a person in his early teens needs this amount of sleep a night
pimples occur when these glands get clogged with dirt
keratin
hair and nails are hardened by
hypertrophy
enlargement of the muscles is
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Earth Science Facts Practice 3.3
Click "Both Sides" in the right menu a…
Tsangpo Canyon
Grand Canyon
Palo Duro Canyon
Click "Both Sides" in the right menu and read through the car…
With a maximum depth of 19,714 feet, this canyon is probably…
This canyon is on the cover of your DIVE Earth Science Labora…
This Texas canyon is considered the 2nd largest canyon in the…
Click "Both Sides" in the right menu a…
Click "Both Sides" in the right menu and read through the car…
Tsangpo Canyon
With a maximum depth of 19,714 feet, this canyon is probably…
Abeka 7th grade Science quiz 6
taproot
root cap
consumers
glucose
the root system of a dicot
provides protection for the root tip
animals and people who eat plants
the food produced by photosynthesis
taproot
the root system of a dicot
root cap
provides protection for the root tip
Abeka 7th grade Science quiz 5
margin
toothed
petiole
pinnate
edge of leaf
the edge of a leaf that has small sharp teeth or large blunt…
stalk attaching leaf to branch
venation that has small veins branching from one main vein
margin
edge of leaf
toothed
the edge of a leaf that has small sharp teeth or large blunt…
Abeka 7th grade Science quiz 9
marrow
epidermis
integumentary system
tendons
the soft tissue in the center of long bones that produces new…
the top layer of skin, which consists of many dead, scalelike…
the body system that includes the skin, hair, and nails
the tough cords that connect muscles to bones
marrow
the soft tissue in the center of long bones that produces new…
epidermis
the top layer of skin, which consists of many dead, scalelike…
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7th abeka Science quiz 4
pea family
composite family
grass family
pea family
also called legumes
includes sunflowers and daisies
the most important group of plants
restores nitrogent to the soil
pea family
also called legumes
composite family
includes sunflowers and daisies
Abeka 7th grade science Test 1
anatomy
to discover the law of creation and us…
metabolism
animals
the study of body structure
purpose of science
the sum of all body activities
fauna describes
anatomy
the study of body structure
to discover the law of creation and us…
purpose of science
Abeka 7th grade Science quiz 1
biology
coral reefs
salt water
metabolism
What is the study of living things
What type of formation is sometimes found in shallow salt wat…
Environments marine life is found
What term means "the sum of all body activities"
biology
What is the study of living things
coral reefs
What type of formation is sometimes found in shallow salt wat…
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Earth Science Vocabulary Set 2
mechanical weathering
glacier
delta
sea arch
Also known as physical weathering. A type of weathering that…
A huge sheet of slowly moving ice
A deposit of sediment that builds up at a river's mouth
A formation made when waves first carve away softer rock in t…
mechanical weathering
Also known as physical weathering. A type of weathering that…
glacier
A huge sheet of slowly moving ice
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Earth Science Assessment
Erosion
Weathering
Deposition
Erosion, weathering, and deposition
The process of moving pieces of rock (sediments) from one pla…
The breaking down of rock into smaller pieces. Water, wind, a…
When weathered materials are dropped or deposited in new loca…
Slow Environmental Changes
Erosion
The process of moving pieces of rock (sediments) from one pla…
Weathering
The breaking down of rock into smaller pieces. Water, wind, a…
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Abeka 7th Grade Science Test 3
Pollination
composite family
cerebrum
heroin
the transfer of pollen from anther to stigma
plant family that characteristically has flower heads consist…
Largest section of the brain
a completely illegal drug derived from the opium poppy
Pollination
the transfer of pollen from anther to stigma
composite family
plant family that characteristically has flower heads consist…
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Grand Canyon Test
Grand Canyon Present Information
Grand Canyon Historical Information
Know The Canyon's History. Study Rocks…
What was in between Vishnu Schist and…
Begins at Lee's Ferry (0 miles)... 5 million visitors per year... 3…
Earth: 4.6 billion years old... 240 million years ago dinosaurs…
Kaibab (270 MYA)... Toroweap... Coconio... Hermit... Supai... Redwall (340 M…
Thousands of deposits
Grand Canyon Present Information
Begins at Lee's Ferry (0 miles)... 5 million visitors per year... 3…
Grand Canyon Historical Information
Earth: 4.6 billion years old... 240 million years ago dinosaurs…
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Earth Science 5th Grade
plates
fault
hot spot
weathering
Gigantic slabs of rock that make up the Earth's crust.
A break or crack where 2 plates meet.
A place where magma partially melts through Earth's crust and…
A slow process that breaks down rocks into smaller pieces.
plates
Gigantic slabs of rock that make up the Earth's crust.
fault
A break or crack where 2 plates meet.
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Grand Canyon Vocab
Elevation
River Mile
Strata
Sedimentary Rocks
Distance above sea level
Distance following the path of a river
Rock layers
Sediments that have been compressed into rocks
Elevation
Distance above sea level
River Mile
Distance following the path of a river
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