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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
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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…
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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.
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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…
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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
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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
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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
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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…
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Science Chapter 1
Qualitative Observation
Quantitative Observation
microscope
balance
An observation that does not involve measurements or numbers.
An observation that involves numbers or measurements.
A tool that makes small objects appear larger.
A tool that measures an objects's mass.
Qualitative Observation
An observation that does not involve measurements or numbers.
Quantitative Observation
An observation that involves numbers or measurements.
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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
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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
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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
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Science Chapter 1 Vocabulary
Mineral
Crystal
Magma
Hardness
Naturally occurring inorganic solid that has a definite chemi…
Solid in which the atoms are arranged in an orderly, repeatin…
Hot, melted rock material beneath Earth's surface.
Measure of how easily a mineral can be scratched..
Mineral
Naturally occurring inorganic solid that has a definite chemi…
Crystal
Solid in which the atoms are arranged in an orderly, repeatin…
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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…
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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
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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
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Science Chapter 1 Vocabulary
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
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Science Chapter 1 Vocabulary
precision
accuracy
observation
observation
the ability to consistently repeat a measurement
ability to make a measurement that is as close to the actual…
something you find out about objects, events, or living thing…
these can be qualitative or quantitative
precision
the ability to consistently repeat a measurement
accuracy
ability to make a measurement that is as close to the actual…
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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…
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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
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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…
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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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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
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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…
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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
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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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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…
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…
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…
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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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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
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Earth Science Chapter 1
geology
oceanography
meteorology
astronomy
the study of the origin, history, and structure of the Earth…
the scientific study of the sea
the scientific study of the Earth's atmosphere, especially in…
the study of the universe
geology
the study of the origin, history, and structure of the Earth…
oceanography
the scientific study of the sea
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Physical Science Chapter 1
Science
Scientific law
Scientific theory
Independent variable
Observing, studying and experimenting to find the nature of t…
describes a process in nature that can be tested by repeated…
an explanation of how a natural process works
The variable that is changed in the experiment. It is also kn…
Science
Observing, studying and experimenting to find the nature of t…
Scientific law
describes a process in nature that can be tested by repeated…
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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
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Earth Science Chapter 1
Hypothesis
Scientific Methods
Science
Earth Science
...
...
...
Hypothesis
Scientific Methods
...
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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
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Science Vocabulary Chapter 1
structure
cell
cell membrane
cytoplasm
(Sp: Estructuras) the way something is designed
(Sp: la célula) smallest part of a living thing; carries out…
thin, flexible barrier around a cell, regulates what enters a…
a jellylike fluid inside the cell in which the organelles are…
structure
(Sp: Estructuras) the way something is designed
cell
(Sp: la célula) smallest part of a living thing; carries out…
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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
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.
25 terms
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
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prentice hall physical science chapter 1.2
model
scientific method
observation
hypothesis
representation of something (sometimes on a smaller scale)
an organized plan for gathering, organizing, and communicatin…
information that you obtain through your senses.
a proposed answer to a question
model
representation of something (sometimes on a smaller scale)
scientific method
an organized plan for gathering, organizing, and communicatin…
8 terms
Science: Chapter 1
system
Deciduous trees
Coniferous trees
germinate
consists of parts that work together
trees lose all their leaves in a fall.
grow cones instead of flowers to make their seeds.
to grow
system
consists of parts that work together
Deciduous trees
trees lose all their leaves in a fall.
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science chapter 1.3
Divergent Boundaries
Convergent Boundaries
Transform Boundaries
Rift valley
Occurs where plates move apart
Occurs where plates push together
Occurs where plates scrape past together
A deep valley formed as tectonic plates move apart
Divergent Boundaries
Occurs where plates move apart
Convergent Boundaries
Occurs where plates push together
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…
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"
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…
10 terms
Chapter 1 Science
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
13 terms
Science-Ecosystem Chapter 1
Ecosystem
Organism
Energy
Oxygen
Made up of all living and non-living things that interact in…
A living thing
Ability to cause change
One of the gases in the air
Ecosystem
Made up of all living and non-living things that interact in…
Organism
A living thing
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
18 terms
Chapter 1 Nature of Science
Science
Scientific Theory
Scientific Law
System
a way of learning more about the natural world
an attempt to explain a pattern observed repeatedly in the na…
a rule that describes a pattern in nature
a collection of structures
Science
a way of learning more about the natural world
Scientific Theory
an attempt to explain a pattern observed repeatedly in the na…
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