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62 terms
Science CCA
Primary Succeccion
Secondary Succession
Climax Community
Community
Succession that that takes place on an area that was original…
Succession that occurs in an area where life once existed but…
A relatively stable ecosystem characterized by large, old tre…
Plants or communities that are the first to be established in…
Primary Succeccion
Succession that that takes place on an area that was original…
Secondary Succession
Succession that occurs in an area where life once existed but…
20 terms
Science For CCA
Octet Rule
Isotope
Metals
Nuclear fusion
The rule where atoms are most stable with 8 electrons or 18 i…
Different version of an element that has a different number o…
Tend to be malleable, ductile, have a shine, and can conduct…
several small atoms fusing together to make a larger atom, re…
Octet Rule
The rule where atoms are most stable with 8 electrons or 18 i…
Isotope
Different version of an element that has a different number o…
15 terms
Science CCA
Asthenosphere
Inner Core
Density
Hardness
The layer of earth that's part of the upper mantle located be…
A dense sphere of solid iron and nickel in the center of the…
The measurement of how much mass of a substance is contained…
The scratch resistance of a mineral, measured on the MOH'S sc…
Asthenosphere
The layer of earth that's part of the upper mantle located be…
Inner Core
A dense sphere of solid iron and nickel in the center of the…
12 terms
Science CCA
1
Physical
Physical
Physical
An element is made up of how many types of atoms
Density p or c
State of matter
Volume p or c
1
An element is made up of how many types of atoms
Physical
Density p or c
18 terms
CCA 5th Science (Energy)
energy
expand
contract
expand, contract
The ability to do work
What happens to substances when heated?
What happens to substances when cooled?
Most substances _______ when heated and _______ when cooled
energy
The ability to do work
expand
What happens to substances when heated?
38 terms
CCA 6th Grade Science Test 2
Blue Spruce
Pines
Pinyon Pine
Mushroom
What is the attractive tree with frosty needles, often plante…
What are the only conifers iwth bundles of needles?
What grows in the hot, dry climate of the southwestern states?
What is the plant with a fruiting body?
Blue Spruce
What is the attractive tree with frosty needles, often plante…
Pines
What are the only conifers iwth bundles of needles?
15 terms
Ecosystems-CCA Science, 6th Grade
Abiotic factor
Biotic factor
Ecosystem
habitat
A nonliving factor that effects an ecosystem: Rocks, water, air
A living thing inside an ecosystem-plants, animals, bacteria,…
a biological community of interacting organisms and their phy…
natural home of an animal, plant or other organism
Abiotic factor
A nonliving factor that effects an ecosystem: Rocks, water, air
Biotic factor
A living thing inside an ecosystem-plants, animals, bacteria,…
13 terms
Science week 12 CCA
electrical energy
electromagnetic energy
energy transformation
solar energy
energy carried by electricity
a form of energy that travels through space
a change from one form of energy to another
energy that comes from the sun
electrical energy
energy carried by electricity
electromagnetic energy
a form of energy that travels through space
25 terms
Review for CCA (Science)
100° C and up
57.8° C
37° C
20° C
Water boil
highest recorded earth temp.
Normal body temp
Normal room temp
100° C and up
Water boil
57.8° C
highest recorded earth temp.
10 terms
CCA 6th Grade Science Class
Tissue
Cholorphyll
Cell Wall
Mitosis
Group of cells working together
Green pigment plants use to absorb energy from sunlight
The part of a cell NOT found in an animal cell
How organisms grow and replace cells through this process
Tissue
Group of cells working together
Cholorphyll
Green pigment plants use to absorb energy from sunlight
21 terms
CCA Science 9 13A
Define sound
Who discovered sound needs a medium an…
How was the need of a medium discovered
Who was the first to calculate the spe…
longitudinal wave in a medium
Robert Boyle , 1660
put alarm clock in vacuum environment, no sound
William Derham, 1708
Define sound
longitudinal wave in a medium
Who discovered sound needs a medium an…
Robert Boyle , 1660
17 terms
CCA Science 8 13C
What are the 3 main events that explai…
What are the 2 important geological fa…
What is the Fall ?
What changes did the curse make ?
the 6 day creation, the fall and the curse, and Noah's Flood
The Earth was created as mature, and there was no death durin…
eating the fruit of the tree of the knowledge of good and evil
weeds began to grow, work became laborious, and death began t…
What are the 3 main events that explai…
the 6 day creation, the fall and the curse, and Noah's Flood
What are the 2 important geological fa…
The Earth was created as mature, and there was no death durin…
20 terms
CCA Science8 12A
List the Basic Instruments
List the 2 temperature scales we use
What are the 2 Fiducial points for tem…
What are the 2 Fiducial points for Cel…
Thermometers, Barometers, Wind Instrument, Humidity Instrumen…
Celsius and Fahrenheit
freezing and boiling
0 and 100 degrees
List the Basic Instruments
Thermometers, Barometers, Wind Instrument, Humidity Instrumen…
List the 2 temperature scales we use
Celsius and Fahrenheit
12 terms
Science CCA Exam
Types of Biomolecules
Elements of Carbohydrates
Elements of Lipids
Elements of Protein
Carbohydrates
Carbon, Hydrogen, Oxygen
Carbon, Hydrogen, Oxygen
Carbon, Hydrogen, Oxygen, Nitrogen
Types of Biomolecules
Carbohydrates
Elements of Carbohydrates
Carbon, Hydrogen, Oxygen
22 terms
Science CCA 1.1
Current
Gulf Stream
Surface Current
Deep Current
Body of water or air moving through a surrounding body of wat…
Warm Atlantic current flowing north along the east coast of t…
Horizontal movement of ocean water near or at the surface, ca…
Stream-like movement of ocean water far below the ocean's sur…
Current
Body of water or air moving through a surrounding body of wat…
Gulf Stream
Warm Atlantic current flowing north along the east coast of t…
15 terms
CCA Science 9 13B
List the 5 parts that make up the anat…
How does the larynx help create words ?
How do the vocal cords help create wor…
How do sinuses help create words ?
Larynx, Vocal Cords, Sinuses, Diaphragm, Mouth
contains and protect the vocal cords
they vibrate and form sound waves from air moving
create resonant chambers to mold the sounds
List the 5 parts that make up the anat…
Larynx, Vocal Cords, Sinuses, Diaphragm, Mouth
How does the larynx help create words ?
contains and protect the vocal cords
20 terms
CCA Science 9 12C
What is a wave ?
What are the 2 kinds of waves ?
How are waves classified ?
What are the four ways we can describe…
periodic motion moves energy
mechanical and electromagnetic
transverse, longitudinal, or combination
waveform, frequency, speed, and energy
What is a wave ?
periodic motion moves energy
What are the 2 kinds of waves ?
mechanical and electromagnetic
52 terms
CCA Science: Muscles
Adductor Longus
biceps brachii
deltoid
Extensor Carpi Radialis
Adductor Longus
biceps brachii
13 terms
science week 11 cca
facilitates the continuation a species
uses hormones to help regulate the boy…
filters waste from blood to be expelle…
acquires oxygen for the body and relea…
reproductive
endocrine
excretory
respiratory
facilitates the continuation a species
reproductive
uses hormones to help regulate the boy…
endocrine
20 terms
Science CCA review
Conduction
Convection
Radiation
Current
Direct transfer of heat from 1 substance to another that is t…
Change in density that accompanies heat
Heat transfered by light
Stream like movement of water
Conduction
Direct transfer of heat from 1 substance to another that is t…
Convection
Change in density that accompanies heat
12 terms
CCA Science8 12C
What is Section 12C focusing on ?
What is the first function of analysis ?
Which agency does the analysis ?
How does the HPC plot the data ?
Analyzing Weather
Plot the Data
Hydrological Prediction Center (HPC)
Develops maps that identify air masses
What is Section 12C focusing on ?
Analyzing Weather
What is the first function of analysis ?
Plot the Data
39 terms
Unit 5 Science CCA
Asexual
Cell cycle
Sexual
Chromosome
Type of reproduction where a new exact copy of one parent
The "life cycle" of a cell, a series of events that take plac…
2 sex cells, usually egg and sperm, come together in this typ…
Structure in the nucleus that contains hereditary material (D…
Asexual
Type of reproduction where a new exact copy of one parent
Cell cycle
The "life cycle" of a cell, a series of events that take plac…
12 terms
CCA Science 8 12B
What is the main idea of 12B ?
What do meteorologist study to make fo…
Who do the individual weather stations…
What does METAR an acronym for ?
Reporting Weather
air masses
National Weather Service (NWS)
Meteorological Aviation Report
What is the main idea of 12B ?
Reporting Weather
What do meteorologist study to make fo…
air masses
20 terms
CCA Science 9 13C
What is a synthesizer ?
What is amplification ?
What is echolocation ?
Which animals use echolocation ?
electronic device that can emulate sounds of instruments
electronic device make sound waves louder
using time of reflected waves to calculate distance
bats, porpoises, and whales
What is a synthesizer ?
electronic device that can emulate sounds of instruments
What is amplification ?
electronic device make sound waves louder
33 terms
Science Week 12 CCA Review
Potential energy
Kinetic energy
Thermal energy
Light energy
Highest point of something
Lowest point of something
Energy powered by heat
Energy powered by light
Potential energy
Highest point of something
Kinetic energy
Lowest point of something
19 terms
CCA 3rd Science (Chapter 1)
food chains
habitat
camouflage
ecology
what connects together to form a food web?
Some animals can move to a new area after their _________ is…
What does an animal use when it blends in with its environmen…
What is the scientific study of livening things and their env…
food chains
what connects together to form a food web?
habitat
Some animals can move to a new area after their _________ is…
34 terms
Science 8- CCA 1
Plate tectonic theory
Volcanoes
Earthquakes
Island
Earth's broken into plates, the plates move and cause things…
Formed by convergent subduction boundaries and hotspots
Formed by transform boundaries
Formed by volcanoes
Plate tectonic theory
Earth's broken into plates, the plates move and cause things…
Volcanoes
Formed by convergent subduction boundaries and hotspots
17 terms
CCA Science 9 12A
What is Periodic Motion ?
What 3 terms are used to describe Peri…
Define Amplitude
Define Period
The force moving a mass back to its rest position that repeat…
Amplitude, Period, and Frequency
the distance a mass moves away from rest
the time consumed to make one cycle
What is Periodic Motion ?
The force moving a mass back to its rest position that repeat…
What 3 terms are used to describe Peri…
Amplitude, Period, and Frequency
22 terms
CCA Science: Mouth
digestion
digestive system
gastrointestinal tract
alimentary canal
The process by which food is changed into a simpler form.
Breaks down food into materials your body needs to live.
Is the part that your food passes through.
Is also the part of the body that you food passes through
digestion
The process by which food is changed into a simpler form.
digestive system
Breaks down food into materials your body needs to live.
11 terms
CCA Science 8 14A
What are the 2 possible origins of min…
How many minerals are known to exist ?
Define mineral
What is a Native mineral ?
either creation or Noah's flood
approximately 4,000
naturally occurring inorganic solid with definite composition
mineral made up of only one element
What are the 2 possible origins of min…
either creation or Noah's flood
How many minerals are known to exist ?
approximately 4,000
15 terms
CCA Science 8 14B
What are the 7 properties that can be…
What is streak ?
What is a mineral's shape ?
What is cleavage ?
color, streak, luster, shape, cleavage, hardness, and specifi…
the color of a mineral's powder
the angles between faces
the tendency of breaking into flat sheets
What are the 7 properties that can be…
color, streak, luster, shape, cleavage, hardness, and specifi…
What is streak ?
the color of a mineral's powder
10 terms
CCA Science 8 15A
What is petrology ?
Why is petrology important ?
What are the 3 classifications of rock…
How are sedimentary rocks formed ?
study of rocks
dating, evidence of Flood, analysis process, and practical us…
Sedimentary, Igneous, and Metamorphic
formed by sediment being moved by wind or water
What is petrology ?
study of rocks
Why is petrology important ?
dating, evidence of Flood, analysis process, and practical us…
15 terms
CCA Science 9 12B
Who first used a pendulum ?
What first use of a pendulum ?
When pendulum first practical use ?
Who proved pendulum have regular motio…
Chinese
earthquake detection
132
Galileo
Who first used a pendulum ?
Chinese
What first use of a pendulum ?
earthquake detection
15 terms
CCA Science 8 14D
What are the 4 main compound minerals ?
What is the main ingredient of a silic…
What is the main ingredient of an oxid…
What is the main ingredient of a sulfi…
silicates, oxides, sulfides, and carbonates
silicon
oxygen
sulfur
What are the 4 main compound minerals ?
silicates, oxides, sulfides, and carbonates
What is the main ingredient of a silic…
silicon
20 terms
CCA Science 8 14C
What are the 6 primary native minerals ?
Which one is the most valuable ?
Why is gold's density so important ?
What is gold's primary uses ?
Gold, silver, platinum, copper, sulfur, and diamonds
platinum
proves evolutionary geology wrong
dentistry and jewelry
What are the 6 primary native minerals ?
Gold, silver, platinum, copper, sulfur, and diamonds
Which one is the most valuable ?
platinum
14 terms
CCA Science8 12D
What is the main topic f 12D?
How often does the HPC release surface…
What are the 4 periods for CPC maps ?
What does CPC represent ?
Forecasting Weather
hourly
6-10 days, 8-14 days, monthly, and 30-90 days
Climate Prediction Center
What is the main topic f 12D?
Forecasting Weather
How often does the HPC release surface…
hourly
13 terms
Science CCA Week 35
Unicellular
Multicellular
Eukaryotes
Prokaryotes
Organisms made of one cell
Organisms made of many cells
Organisms whose cells have a nucleus
Organisms whose cells don't have a nucleus
Unicellular
Organisms made of one cell
Multicellular
Organisms made of many cells
17 terms
Science cca review
Nonrenewable
Oil
Coal
Natural gas
A natural resource that is not replaced as it is used
A type of fossil fuel that is a thick black liquid... Formed mil…
A type of fossil fuel that is in solid form... Used for thousand…
A type of fossil fuel... A mixture of methane and other gases... Fo…
Nonrenewable
A natural resource that is not replaced as it is used
Oil
A type of fossil fuel that is a thick black liquid... Formed mil…
23 terms
Science CCA Review
Mineral
Characteristics of minerals
Magma or solution
Evaporates ... Precipitate
A naturally occurring, inorganic solid with a definite chemic…
Inorganic, solid, crystalline structure, Chemical symbol, not…
Minerals form naturally from the cooling of ____ or ______
When a mineral forms from solution, like salt, the water ____…
Mineral
A naturally occurring, inorganic solid with a definite chemic…
Characteristics of minerals
Inorganic, solid, crystalline structure, Chemical symbol, not…
13 terms
Science CCA Part two
Respiratory System
Nervous System
Immune System
Excretory System
This system is responsible for providing oxygen to the cells…
This system allows the brain to communicate with all parts of…
This system defends the body from disease causing bacteria an…
Sometimes called the urinary system, this system is responsib…
Respiratory System
This system is responsible for providing oxygen to the cells…
Nervous System
This system allows the brain to communicate with all parts of…
38 terms
Chapter 3 Water and Life CCA
cohesion
adhesion
surface tension
calorie
linkages of like molecules, helps the transport of water agai…
clinging of one substance to another (beads of water on a wax…
measure of the force necessary to stretch or break the surfac…
the amount of heat it takes to raise temp of water by 1 degre…
cohesion
linkages of like molecules, helps the transport of water agai…
adhesion
clinging of one substance to another (beads of water on a wax…
10 terms
CCA Science Chapter 6
Taxonomy
John Ray
Species
Carolus Linnaeus
Science of classification, arranges organism into groups base…
fist to develop a modern definition for the word species
a distinct type of organism
Father of taxonomy
Taxonomy
Science of classification, arranges organism into groups base…
John Ray
fist to develop a modern definition for the word species
33 terms
science cca 2
5 characteristics of minerals
crystals form from
silicates contain
___ are minerals that are mined and va…
inorganic, solid, definite chemical composition, naturally oc…
a solution, cooled magma
silicon and oxygen
ores, metals
5 characteristics of minerals
inorganic, solid, definite chemical composition, naturally oc…
crystals form from
a solution, cooled magma
24 terms
Science cca schindewolf
Digestion
Absorbtion
Chemical digestion
Mechanical digestion
The breakdown of food into small molecules
The taking in of a substance
Process which food turns into a new substance (acid, saliva,…
Process in which food is chewed, mixed and churned
Digestion
The breakdown of food into small molecules
Absorbtion
The taking in of a substance
13 terms
week 5 CCA science
What makes an element different from a…
two different elements that are chemic…
what is a precipitate?
If you mix two separate substances and…
an element is a pure substance that can't be broken down
compound
a solid that forms from a chemical reaction of liquids
new substance
What makes an element different from a…
an element is a pure substance that can't be broken down
two different elements that are chemic…
compound
71 terms
Last science CCA
Earthquake waves help scientists learn…
A layer of hot rock with the property…
The way scientists find the epicenter…
Which layer of Earth has the least pre…
Composition and depth
Asthenosphere
Triangulation
Crust
Earthquake waves help scientists learn…
Composition and depth
A layer of hot rock with the property…
Asthenosphere
12 terms
Science CCA review
shape of a phosphate
shape of a deoxyribosae
Shape of a base
3 THINGS IN A NUCLEOTIDE
circle
hexagon
RECTANGLE
PHOSPHATE,DEOXYRIBOSE,BASE
shape of a phosphate
circle
shape of a deoxyribosae
hexagon
27 terms
CCA SCIENCE TEST: Cells
What are all cells are surrounded by?
What is the term that describes that a…
What are the two main ways in which su…
What are the two main types of passive…
cell membrane
selectively permeable
active and passive transport
diffusion and osmosis
What are all cells are surrounded by?
cell membrane
What is the term that describes that a…
selectively permeable
31 terms
Science Chapter 9 Test CCA Dr. Ladner
thunderstorm
downburst
squall line
condensation funnel
localized storm involving lightning, thunder, strong winds, h…
concentrated blast of cool wind that can blow downward at 130…
a long line of advancing thunderstorms, usually moving ahead…
rapidly swirling cloud that is the most distinctive visual fe…
thunderstorm
localized storm involving lightning, thunder, strong winds, h…
downburst
concentrated blast of cool wind that can blow downward at 130…
28 terms
Physical Science CCA 9th
Alpha Particles
Neutron And Proton
Bohr's Model
Electron
Two neutrons and two protons
They have almost the same mass but electrons are smaller
Bohr's atomistic model helps explain why different elements g…
An electron acts like both a wave and a particle
Alpha Particles
Two neutrons and two protons
Neutron And Proton
They have almost the same mass but electrons are smaller
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