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13 terms
Science Chapter 1
organisms
structure
environment
community
all living things
a part of a living thing
everything that surrounds a living thing
all the living things in an environment
organisms
all living things
structure
a part of a living thing
6 terms
Science Chapter 1 Vocabulary
Matter
Property
Mixture
Solution
Anything that has mass and takes up space
something about an object that you can observe with your senses
two or more kinds of matter put together
a mixture of two or more kinds of matter evenly spread out
Matter
Anything that has mass and takes up space
Property
something about an object that you can observe with your senses
35 terms
Chapter 1 Environmental Science
organism
habitat
biotic factor
abiotic factor
A living thing
An area that provides an organism with its basic needs for su…
The living parts of a habitat
The non-living parts of an ecosystem such as soil, climate an…
organism
A living thing
habitat
An area that provides an organism with its basic needs for su…
15 terms
Chapter 1: Introduction to Science
science
technology
scientific law
scientific theory
The study of our natural world through observation, identific…
The application of science for practical purposes.
Describes a process in nature that can be tested by repeated…
A well-tested explanation for a wide range of observations or…
science
The study of our natural world through observation, identific…
technology
The application of science for practical purposes.
Science - Chapter 1
scientific methods
inquiry
hypothesis
investigation
organized ways to answer questions and solve problems
the process of asking questions and searching for answers
a possible answer to a question
a careful way of looking for something
scientific methods
organized ways to answer questions and solve problems
inquiry
the process of asking questions and searching for answers
19 terms
Science 8...Chapter 1 Vocabulary
science
observation
quantitative
qualitative
learning about the natural world
the use of one or more senses to gather information
a number or amount
description that cannot be expressed by numbers
science
learning about the natural world
observation
the use of one or more senses to gather information
8 terms
Science Chapter 1 Voc.
cell
nucleus
cytoplasm
chloroplast
the building block of life
the control center of a cell
a gel-like liquid inside the cell membrane that contains the…
a special part of a plant that traps the energy in sunlight f…
cell
the building block of life
nucleus
the control center of a cell
20 terms
The Nature of Science, Chapter 1
Astronomy
Meterology
Geology
Oceanography
Study of objects beyond Earth's atmosphere
Study of the forces the forces and processes that cause the a…
Study of the materials that make up Earth, the processes that…
Study of Earth's oceans, which covers nearly three-fourths of…
Astronomy
Study of objects beyond Earth's atmosphere
Meterology
Study of the forces the forces and processes that cause the a…
8 terms
chapter 1 science
bacteria
bacterium
decomposer
evironment
the plural of the word "bacterium"
a microscopic, single celled organism
a consumer that gets its energy by breaking down other organi…
an organism's home
bacteria
the plural of the word "bacterium"
bacterium
a microscopic, single celled organism
16 terms
Science -- Chapter 1
unicellular
multicellular
microscope
bacetria
made of single cells
made of many cells
an instrument which makes an object appear bigger than it is
single-celled organisms that Louis Pasteur discovered
unicellular
made of single cells
multicellular
made of many cells
Science Chapter 1 Vocabulary
mineral
rock
igneous rock
sedimentary rock
a solid object, formed in nature that has never been alive
a naturally made solid made of one or more minerals
a rock that was once melted and then cooled and hardened
a rock that forms from material that has settled into layers
mineral
a solid object, formed in nature that has never been alive
rock
a naturally made solid made of one or more minerals
28 terms
Chapter 1: The Skills of Science
science
Observing
quantitative observation
qualitative observation
A way of learning about the natural world
Using one or more of your senses to gather information
Deals with numbers or amounts
Deals with descriptions that cannot be expressed in numbers
science
A way of learning about the natural world
Observing
Using one or more of your senses to gather information
Science Chapter 1 Vocabulary
fertilization
respiration
stomata
root hair
when a female and male cell combine
the using and releasing of energy in a cell
pores in the bottom of leaves
a thread like cell on a root
fertilization
when a female and male cell combine
respiration
the using and releasing of energy in a cell
16 terms
Science Chapter 1
Organisms
Cell
Unicellular
Multicellular
Living things
The basic unit that makes living things
An organism made up of one cell
An organism made up of more than one cell
Organisms
Living things
Cell
The basic unit that makes living things
13 terms
Science - Chapter 1
cell
nucleus
organelle
cilia
basic unit that makes up living things
directs the activities of the cell
smaller structures that cells contain
small structures that look like hairs and move back and forth
cell
basic unit that makes up living things
nucleus
directs the activities of the cell
Chapter 1 Science Vocabulary
coniferous
pollinate
seed leaf
system
does not lose its needle-like leaves in fall
move pollen from the part of a flower that makes pollen to th…
part of the seed that has stored food
a set of parts that interact with one another
coniferous
does not lose its needle-like leaves in fall
pollinate
move pollen from the part of a flower that makes pollen to th…
Science Chapter 1 Vocabulary
contour lines
crust
topographical map
erosion
lines on a topographical map that indicate areas with the sam…
the thin, rocky outer layer of Earth that makes up the contin…
map that shows the shape of surface features and their elevat…
destructive force in which pieces of rock are moved by water,…
contour lines
lines on a topographical map that indicate areas with the sam…
crust
the thin, rocky outer layer of Earth that makes up the contin…
6 terms
Chapter 1 Science Vocab
organism
environment
reproduce
germinate
a living thing
all the living and nonliving things around an organism
to make more of its own kind
begin to grow
organism
a living thing
environment
all the living and nonliving things around an organism
9 terms
Chapter 1: Science and the Environment
Environmental Science
Ecology
Agriculture
Natural resource
The study of the impact of humans on the environment.
The study of how living things interact with each other and w…
The practice of growing, breeding, and caring for plants and…
Any natural material that is used by humans.
Environmental Science
The study of the impact of humans on the environment.
Ecology
The study of how living things interact with each other and w…
10 terms
Science - Chapter 1-3
basic needs
adaptation
migration
hibernation
Food, water, air, and shelter that an organism needs to survi…
A body part or behavior that helps an organism survive. Adapt…
Moving from a summer home to a winter home and back again.
An animal's heart and breathing rates slow almost to a stop.…
basic needs
Food, water, air, and shelter that an organism needs to survi…
adaptation
A body part or behavior that helps an organism survive. Adapt…
19 terms
Chapter 1 - The Nature of Science
scientific method
hypothesis
experiment
variable
an organized set of investigation procedures includes:... 1. sta…
an educated guess
organized procedure for testing a hypothesis that tests the e…
factor that can cause change in the result of an experiement
scientific method
an organized set of investigation procedures includes:... 1. sta…
hypothesis
an educated guess
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Environmental Science Chapter 1 vocabulary
Environmental Science
Environment
Natural Resource
Nonrenewable Resource
Study of how humans interact with the environment.
The surroundings of an organism that affect its life and deve…
Any natural substance that living things use, such as sunligh…
Resources that can be used up faster than they can be repleni…
Environmental Science
Study of how humans interact with the environment.
Environment
The surroundings of an organism that affect its life and deve…
17 terms
Chapter 1 - The Nature of Science
asthenosphere
astronomy
atmosphere
biosphere
Partially molten, plastic-like, flowing layer located below t…
The study of objects beyond Earth's atmosphere
Blanket of gas surrounding Earth that contains 78% nitrogen,…
All of the Earth's organisms and the environments in which th…
asthenosphere
Partially molten, plastic-like, flowing layer located below t…
astronomy
The study of objects beyond Earth's atmosphere
16 terms
Forensic Science Chapter 1
Forensic Science
Anthropometry
Locard's exchange principle
FBI Laboratory
The application of science and technology to the criminal and…
Bertillon's system of bodily measurement used to identify an…
When two objects come into contact with each other, a cross-t…
World's largest forensic science laboratory
Forensic Science
The application of science and technology to the criminal and…
Anthropometry
Bertillon's system of bodily measurement used to identify an…
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Science Chapter 1 review
drone fly
bumblebee queen
queen bee
female bees
mimics bees
hibernates
the female bee that mates and lays eggs
sting
drone fly
mimics bees
bumblebee queen
hibernates
Chapter 1 - Science
magnify
telescope
inner planets
moon
to make an object appear larger
a tool that makes distant objects appear larger, brighter, an…
Mercury, Venus, Earth, Mars
a small rounded body in space that moves around a planet
magnify
to make an object appear larger
telescope
a tool that makes distant objects appear larger, brighter, an…
17 terms
7th Science Chapter 1
Science
Relative Positions of items
Arhaeology
Infer
A process of understanding the world
Could be listed on an artifact lable
Branch of Science that studies the tools and cultural remains…
Draw a reasonable explanation from evidence and reasoning rat…
Science
A process of understanding the world
Relative Positions of items
Could be listed on an artifact lable
Science Chapter 1
nonliving things
living things
oxygen
shelter
something that is not alive
reproduce, grow, respond to change, eliminate
a gas in the air and water
a structure that provides privacy and protection from danger
nonliving things
something that is not alive
living things
reproduce, grow, respond to change, eliminate
Science Chapter 1
type of observation that uses measurem…
type of observation that uses the sens…
Part of scientific method that provide…
First step in scientific method
quantitative observations
qualitative observations
hypothesis
ask a question
type of observation that uses measurem…
quantitative observations
type of observation that uses the sens…
qualitative observations
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Physical Science Chapter 1
Science
Technology
Scientific law
Scientific theory
Observing, studying and experimenting to find the nature of t…
the application of science for practical uses
describes a process in nature that can be tested by repeated…
an explanation of how a natural process works
Science
Observing, studying and experimenting to find the nature of t…
Technology
the application of science for practical uses
14 terms
Earth Science Chapter 1
Hypothesis
Scientific Methods
Science
Earth Science
...
...
...
Hypothesis
Scientific Methods
...
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Chapter 1 Science
herbivore
Omnivore
carnivore
Scavenger
A consumer that eats only plants.
A consumer that eats both plants and animals
A consumer that eats only animals.
A carnivore that feeds on the bodies of dead organisms
herbivore
A consumer that eats only plants.
Omnivore
A consumer that eats both plants and animals
Chapter 1: Introduction to Environmental Science
Environment
Environmental Science
Renewable Natural Resource
Neolithic Revolution
The sum total of our surroundings, including all biotic and a…
The study of how the natural world works, how our environment…
Supplies that are unlimited OR can be replenished quickly (su…
The shift around 10,000 years ago from a hunter-gatherer to a…
Environment
The sum total of our surroundings, including all biotic and a…
Environmental Science
The study of how the natural world works, how our environment…
27 terms
Chapter 1 Earth Science terms
Innermost region of the Earth
List of map symbols and their meaning
Part of Earth that is water
Error in shape, size or distance
core
legend
hydrosphere
distortion
Innermost region of the Earth
core
List of map symbols and their meaning
legend
Chapter 1 Science Review
classify
kingdom
species
vertebrates
to put things into groups
highest most general group of organisms (6 of them)
lowest level of classification
animals with backbones
classify
to put things into groups
kingdom
highest most general group of organisms (6 of them)
22 terms
Science-Chapter 1
Science
Hypothesis
Model
Experiment
A process that uses observation and experimentation to gain k…
An educated guess using what you know and observe
An idea, event or object that represents something that is be…
How a hypothesis can be tested
Science
A process that uses observation and experimentation to gain k…
Hypothesis
An educated guess using what you know and observe
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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Science Chapter 1 Vocabulary
variable
hypothesis
control group
observation
something that can change in a test
Statement of what you think will happen during an investigation
a standard against which change is measured
something you find out about objects, events, or living thing…
variable
something that can change in a test
hypothesis
Statement of what you think will happen during an investigation
31 terms
Chapter 1 Science Vocabulary
chemical energy
electric energy
energy
kinetic energy
stored in and released from the bonds between atoms
in an electric current
ability to cause change
energy due to motion
chemical energy
stored in and released from the bonds between atoms
electric energy
in an electric current
31 terms
Environmental Science: Chapter 1
Environmental Science
Ecology
Sociology
Hunter Gatherers
The study of the impact of humans on the environment
the study of how living things interact with each other and w…
the study of human population dynamics and statistics
people who obtain food by collection plants, hunting, and sca…
Environmental Science
The study of the impact of humans on the environment
Ecology
the study of how living things interact with each other and w…
Environmental Science Chapter 1
Control
Controlled Experiment
Data
Dependent Variable
The portion of an experiment that is not manipulated to compa…
An experiment wherein a control is compared against the treat…
Quantitative Information gathered during an experiment
The experimental factor that is being measured; the variable…
Control
The portion of an experiment that is not manipulated to compa…
Controlled Experiment
An experiment wherein a control is compared against the treat…
17 terms
Science Chapter 1
cell membrane
cell wall
cytoplasm
mitochondria
the thin layer that surrounds the cell and keeps it together,…
the stiff outer layer that protects a plant cell and gives it…
a watery, jelly like substance that fills a cell and contains…
bean-shaped organelles that break down sugar to produce energy.
cell membrane
the thin layer that surrounds the cell and keeps it together,…
cell wall
the stiff outer layer that protects a plant cell and gives it…
58 terms
Science 10 Chapter 1
Abiotic
Biotic
Biome
Adaptation
nonliving, physical features of the environment, including ai…
the living organisms in an ecosystem
a major biotic community characterized by the dominant forms…
inherited characteristic that improves an organism's ability…
Abiotic
nonliving, physical features of the environment, including ai…
Biotic
the living organisms in an ecosystem
30 terms
SCIENCE CHAPTER 1 VOCABULARY
Science
Observing
Quantitative Observation
Qualitative Observation
A way of learning about the natural world through observation…
The process of using one or more of your senses to gather inf…
An observation that deals with a number or amount.
An observation that deals with characteristics that cannot be…
Science
A way of learning about the natural world through observation…
Observing
The process of using one or more of your senses to gather inf…
Holt Life Science Chapter 1
Life Science
Scientific Method
Hypothesis
Controlled Experiment
The study of living things
Steps that scientists follow to answer questions and solve pr…
Possible explanation or answer to a question
An experiment that tests only one factor at a time and includ…
Life Science
The study of living things
Scientific Method
Steps that scientists follow to answer questions and solve pr…
32 terms
Science Book C Chapter 1
multicellular
unicellular
population
ecosystem
made of many cells
made of a single cell
a group of individuals of the same species that live together…
a community of organisms and their nonliving environment
multicellular
made of many cells
unicellular
made of a single cell
Science Chapter 1
Dependent variable
constants
standard unit of measurement that peop…
meter
what factors in a experiment change as a result what was test…
what factors in an experiment stay the same
what does SI stand for
what is the SI unit for length
Dependent variable
what factors in a experiment change as a result what was test…
constants
what factors in an experiment stay the same
17 terms
Science Chapter 1
microscope
unicellular
organism
multicellular
an optical instrument used for viewing very small objects, su…
one celled organisms, smallest unit of living things that car…
an individual living thing
organisms that are made up of many different kinds of cells,…
microscope
an optical instrument used for viewing very small objects, su…
unicellular
one celled organisms, smallest unit of living things that car…
Forensic Science Chapter 1: Observation
Observation
perception
eyewitness
Forensic
What a person perceives using his or her senses
Interpreting information received from the senses.
A person who has seen someone or something and can communicat…
Relating to the application of scientific knowledge to legal…
Observation
What a person perceives using his or her senses
perception
Interpreting information received from the senses.
17 terms
Science 8 Chapter 1
QUANTitative
variable
prediction
QUALITative
an observation that deals with a NUMBER or amount
a factor that can change in an experiment... it "varies"
a forecast of what will happen in the future
deals with the characteristics that cannot be expressed in nu…
QUANTitative
an observation that deals with a NUMBER or amount
variable
a factor that can change in an experiment... it "varies"
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