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9 termscreated on January 17, 2017
Science vocab pt 2
Convection Current
Convergent Boundaries
Divergent Boundary
Ridge push
A current in a fluid that results from convection.
Also known as a destructive plate. It is an active deforming…
Also known as a constructive boundary. When two tectonic plat…
A sliding plate force
Convection Current
A current in a fluid that results from convection.
Convergent Boundaries
Also known as a destructive plate. It is an active deforming…
114 termscreated on January 17, 2017
Environmental Science - Final Exam (Unit 1 - 5) Review!!!
Why are lunar rocks often a better sou…
Scientists depend on observations made…
Where are the youngest and oldest crus…
Which of the following observations ca…
The lack of active volcanoes, tectonics and erosional agents…
Dynamic processes such as weathering, erosion, and volcanism…
The oldest crustal rocks are found on continents and the youn…
The difference in ages of crustal rock in different locations…
Why are lunar rocks often a better sou…
The lack of active volcanoes, tectonics and erosional agents…
Scientists depend on observations made…
Dynamic processes such as weathering, erosion, and volcanism…
9 termscreated on January 17, 2017
Vocabulary Jan 11-17 Darius Hurd 4th period
convection current
convergent boundary
divergent boundary
ridge push
a current in a fluid that results from convection.
a convergent boundary, , is an actively deforming region wher…
a divergent boundary or divergent plate boundary (also known…
sliding plate force is a proposed mechanism for plate motion…
convection current
a current in a fluid that results from convection.
convergent boundary
a convergent boundary, , is an actively deforming region wher…
17 termscreated on January 17, 2017
Tectonic Plate Boundaries and Landforms
Trench
Volcano
Subduction
Folded Mountains
A deep drop off formed at a subduction zone
A landform built of igneous extrusions over time where a plat…
Process where one plate is pushed under another at a converge…
A mountain chain formed where two continental plates converge…
Trench
A deep drop off formed at a subduction zone
Volcano
A landform built of igneous extrusions over time where a plat…
137 termscreated on January 16, 2017
Earth Science - Final Exam (Unit 1 - 4) Review
Why are lunar rocks often a better sou…
Scientists depend on observations made…
Where are the youngest and oldest crus…
Which of the following observations ca…
The lack of active volcanoes, tectonics and erosional agents…
Dynamic processes such as weathering, erosion, and volcanism…
The oldest crustal rocks are found on continents and the youn…
The difference in ages of crustal rock in different locations…
Why are lunar rocks often a better sou…
The lack of active volcanoes, tectonics and erosional agents…
Scientists depend on observations made…
Dynamic processes such as weathering, erosion, and volcanism…
15 termscreated on January 16, 2017
Natural Disasters
Multiple-Vortex Tornado
Convection
Unstable
Supercell
A tornado with several different funnels reaching down from t…
Movement from one place to another caused by the heating up o…
When temperatures drop very quickly with height, or when a la…
A severe thunderstorm with strong movements of air both up an…
Multiple-Vortex Tornado
A tornado with several different funnels reaching down from t…
Convection
Movement from one place to another caused by the heating up o…
23 termscreated on January 16, 2017
#Resilience
Gross Domestic Product (GDP)
GDP per capita
literacy rate
% below poverty line
This measures the health of a country's economy. It shows the…
The currency value of all final goods and services produced w…
The ability to read and write by a specified age - usually 15…
The percentage of the population that cannot afford to get fo…
Gross Domestic Product (GDP)
This measures the health of a country's economy. It shows the…
GDP per capita
The currency value of all final goods and services produced w…
25 termscreated on January 16, 2017
Macromolecule Questions
Metabolism
Catabolism
Anabolism
adhesion
all chemical reactions involved in maintagings the living sta…
Breakdown of molecules for energy
Synthesis of all compounds
tendancy of dissimilar particles to cling to one another
Metabolism
all chemical reactions involved in maintagings the living sta…
Catabolism
Breakdown of molecules for energy
9 termscreated on January 16, 2017
Vocab for Jan 11-17
convection current
convergent boundary
divergent boundary
ridge push
The cooler part of the matter sinks as a result of gravity.
two tectonic plates are... moving toward each other
two tectonic plates are moving apart
weight of the uplifted ridge is thought to push an oceanic pl…
convection current
The cooler part of the matter sinks as a result of gravity.
convergent boundary
two tectonic plates are... moving toward each other
9 termscreated on January 16, 2017
Earth science 1/17/17
Convection current
Convergent boundery
Divergent boundery
Transform boundery
A current in a flid that results from convection
The plate boundery where 2 plates come together " converge"
The plate boundery where plates move away from eachother
The plate boundery where plates slide past eachother
Convection current
A current in a flid that results from convection
Convergent boundery
The plate boundery where 2 plates come together " converge"
9 termscreated on January 16, 2017
Earth science Jan 11-17
Convection current
Convergent boundary
Divergent boundary
Ridge push
A current in a fluid that results from convection
actively deforming region where two tectonic plates or fragme…
two plates are moving away from each other and new crust is f…
a proposed mechanism for plate motion in plate tectonics.
Convection current
A current in a fluid that results from convection
Convergent boundary
actively deforming region where two tectonic plates or fragme…
21 termscreated on January 16, 2017
Science Quizlet
Power
Work
Moving
Top
The rate at which work is done.
Equal to the applied force multiplied by the distance that th…
Work is only done when an object is
Potential energy is greatest at the of a swing or a ramp
Power
The rate at which work is done.
Work
Equal to the applied force multiplied by the distance that th…
16 termscreated on January 16, 2017
Energy Unit Test
Nuclear energy
Chemical energy
Electrical energy
Sound energy
Energy contained in the center, or nucleus of an atom
Energy stored in chemical bonds
Energy produced by electrical charges
Energy carried... By sound waves
Nuclear energy
Energy contained in the center, or nucleus of an atom
Chemical energy
Energy stored in chemical bonds
35 termscreated on January 16, 2017
Science test Chapters 11, 12, 14
The layer between the stratosphere and…
The layer in which pollution occurs
The atmospheres outermost layer
Layer within the atmosphere filled wit…
mesosphere
troposphere
exsosphere
ionosphere
The layer between the stratosphere and…
mesosphere
The layer in which pollution occurs
troposphere
21 termscreated on January 16, 2017
Plate Tectonics
tectonic plates
mantle
convection current
mid-ocean ridge
Large pieces of lithosphere that consist of the crust and upp…
Layer that contains most of Earth's mass and is made of hot r…
The movement of matter due to differences in density.
A long, undersea mountain chain.
tectonic plates
Large pieces of lithosphere that consist of the crust and upp…
mantle
Layer that contains most of Earth's mass and is made of hot r…
19 termscreated on January 16, 2017
Geosystems oceanography
Continental margin
Continental shelf
Continental slopes
Continental rise
Separates thin ocean crust from thick ocean crust
Area of seabed around a large landmass where sea is shallow c…
Slope between the outer edge of the continental shelf and the…
Underwater feature found between the continental slope and th…
Continental margin
Separates thin ocean crust from thick ocean crust
Continental shelf
Area of seabed around a large landmass where sea is shallow c…
9 termscreated on January 16, 2017
ANATOMY OF THE SUN
SUN
SUN SPOT
CORE
CONVECTION ZONE
The Star in our Solar System
A dark cooler area on the photosphere of the sun
Interior of Sun were nuclear reactions occur
Outermost layer of sun's interior.
SUN
The Star in our Solar System
SUN SPOT
A dark cooler area on the photosphere of the sun
18 termscreated on January 16, 2017
Terms
condescension
callous
choleric
conventional
an attitude of patronizing superiority
showing or having an insensitive and cruel disregard for others
bad-tempted/ irritable
based on or in accordance with what is generally done or beli…
condescension
an attitude of patronizing superiority
callous
showing or having an insensitive and cruel disregard for others
21 termscreated on January 16, 2017
Section 11
troposphere
stratosphere
mesosphere
thermosphere
layer closest to Earths Surface
Above the Tropopause
Above the stratopause
The layer between about 100 km and 500 km
troposphere
layer closest to Earths Surface
stratosphere
Above the Tropopause
9 termscreated on January 16, 2017
Earth Science Flash Cards
Convection Current
Convergent Boundary
Divergent Boundary
Ridge Push
The transfer of thermal energy by the movement of heated matter
When two tectonic plates move forward to each other and collide
When two tectonic plates drift apart from each other
When lava hardens and pushes the plates away
Convection Current
The transfer of thermal energy by the movement of heated matter
Convergent Boundary
When two tectonic plates move forward to each other and collide
9 termscreated on January 16, 2017
Science vocabulary 11-17
convection current
convergent boundary
divergent boundary
ridge push
a current in a fluid that results from convection.
known as a destructive plate boundary, is an actively deformi…
also known as a constructive boundary or an extensional is a…
Ridge push or sliding plate force is a proposed mechanism for…
convection current
a current in a fluid that results from convection.
convergent boundary
known as a destructive plate boundary, is an actively deformi…
38 termscreated on January 16, 2017
Science- Unit 4 Test
Spectroscopy
Spectroscope
Sun spot
Solar flare
The interaction between matter and electromagnetic radiation
Separate light into a spectrum
A spot or patch appearing from time to time on the sun's surf…
A brief eruption of intense high-energy radiation
Spectroscopy
The interaction between matter and electromagnetic radiation
Spectroscope
Separate light into a spectrum
27 termscreated on January 16, 2017
Science midterm
5 characteristics of a mineral
Density
Three rock types
Volume
Solid, inorganic, definite chrystaline structure, definite ch…
How compact a substance is
Sedimentary, igneous, metamorphic
Lengthwidthheigth
5 characteristics of a mineral
Solid, inorganic, definite chrystaline structure, definite ch…
Density
How compact a substance is
14 termscreated on January 16, 2017
#5 vocabulary
temperature
thermal energy
heat
specific heat
the measure of the average kinetic energy of the particles th…
the sum of the kinetic energy of all the particles that make…
energy that's transferred between objects due to a temperatur…
the amount of heat needed to raise the temperature of 1kg of…
temperature
the measure of the average kinetic energy of the particles th…
thermal energy
the sum of the kinetic energy of all the particles that make…
23 termscreated on January 16, 2017
APES chapter 8
Core
Inner core... Outer core
Mantel
Asthenosphere
The innermost Zone is the planet's. Over 3000 km below earth'…
Solid ... Liquid
Above the core. Contains molten rock or magma, that slowly ci…
Located in the outer part of the mantel, is composed of semi-…
Core
The innermost Zone is the planet's. Over 3000 km below earth'…
Inner core... Outer core
Solid ... Liquid
25 termscreated on January 16, 2017
Earth Science EOC part 2
Four main layers of the earth from sur…
Scientists have developed a model of t…
When the earth formed it differentiate…
The densest layer of the Earth.
Crust, mantle, inner core, outer core
Seismic
Density
Core
Four main layers of the earth from sur…
Crust, mantle, inner core, outer core
Scientists have developed a model of t…
Seismic
55 termscreated on January 16, 2017
Midterm Practice, Earthquake Vocab; Isostasy and Convection Currents Examples, Plate Tectonics Vocabulary
Crust
Mantle
Outer Core
Inner Core
Thinnest layer, solid, granite and basalt
Thickest layer, semi solid/liquid, magnesium and iron
2nd thickest layer, liquid, nickel and iron
3rd thickest layer, solid, nickel and iron
Crust
Thinnest layer, solid, granite and basalt
Mantle
Thickest layer, semi solid/liquid, magnesium and iron
11 termscreated on January 16, 2017
Vocab ch3 S.S
Artic
Cordillera
Topography
Latitude
Area of the world around the north pole. It is extremely cold.
A chain of mountains
Is the study study and description of the physical feautures…
Of a place is its distance from the equator.
Artic
Area of the world around the north pole. It is extremely cold.
Cordillera
A chain of mountains
23 termscreated on January 16, 2017
Air pressure
What type of pressure is associated wi…
Air moves from..
What happens when cold and warm air mix?
What pressure is H2O found in?
Low
High to low pressure
Storm
Low
What type of pressure is associated wi…
Low
Air moves from..
High to low pressure
189 termscreated on January 16, 2017
5th grade Science Mid-term, Chapter 7 Water on Earth, Chapter 8 Weather Patters, Chapter 17 Earth In Space
What is a constellation?
Barometer
anemometer
rain gauge
It is a group of stars that forms a pattern.
shows air pressure
measures wind speed
measures how much rain
What is a constellation?
It is a group of stars that forms a pattern.
Barometer
shows air pressure
17 termscreated on January 16, 2017
Physics Ch 12 thermal energy/changes of state
thermal energy
temperature
heat
conduction
total KE and PE of particles in a system
measure of average kinetic energy of particles in a system
transfer of thermal energy from hot to cold
transfer through direct contact
thermal energy
total KE and PE of particles in a system
temperature
measure of average kinetic energy of particles in a system
90 termscreated on January 16, 2017
Earth Science Final Review
Due to the overtaking of a warm front…
Weather is mostly dependent on changes…
when water cools slower than the land…
meteorology is the branch of earth sci…
cold and stormy
high up in the troposphere
in the evening
the blanket of air that surrounds Earth
Due to the overtaking of a warm front…
cold and stormy
Weather is mostly dependent on changes…
high up in the troposphere
9 termscreated on January 16, 2017
Science vocab Jan.11-17
Convection current
Convergent boundary
Divergent boundary
Ridge push
the transfer of heat by the mass movement of heated particles…
a major geologic discontinuity or suture marking the juncture…
Divergent plate boundaries are locations where plates are mov…
Gravitational force that causes a plate to move away from the…
Convection current
the transfer of heat by the mass movement of heated particles…
Convergent boundary
a major geologic discontinuity or suture marking the juncture…
29 termscreated on January 16, 2017
Anatomy Chapter 6 Study Guide
Two or more tissues grouped together a…
The largest organ(s) in the body by we…
Functions of the skin include _____.
List the functions of skin not mention…
Organ
Skin
All of the above
1. Protective covering... 2. Synthesize chemicals
Two or more tissues grouped together a…
Organ
The largest organ(s) in the body by we…
Skin
9 termscreated on January 16, 2017
January 11th - 17th flashcards
convection current
convergent boundary
divergent boundary
ridge push
a current in a fluid that results from convection.
an actively deforming region where two (or more) tectonic pla…
a linear feature that exists between two tectonic plates that…
a proposed mechanism for plate motion in plate tectonics
convection current
a current in a fluid that results from convection.
convergent boundary
an actively deforming region where two (or more) tectonic pla…
17 termscreated on January 16, 2017
Weather Vocab. Review
troposphere
conduction
convection
cold front
layer of the atmosphere in which weather occurs
transfer of heat by direct contact (touch)
transfer of heat by the circular motion of warm air rising an…
troposphere
layer of the atmosphere in which weather occurs
conduction
transfer of heat by direct contact (touch)
23 termscreated on January 16, 2017
Midterm Practice
Crust
Mantle
Outer Core
Inner Core
Thinnest layer, solid, granite and basalt
Thickest layer, semi solid/liquid, magnesium and iron
2nd thickest layer, liquid, nickel and iron
3rd thickest layer, solid, nickel and iron
Crust
Thinnest layer, solid, granite and basalt
Mantle
Thickest layer, semi solid/liquid, magnesium and iron
14 termscreated on January 16, 2017
Chapter 6 science vocab
Conduction
Convection
First law of thermodynamics
Heat
Transfer of thermal energy by collisions between particles in…
Transfer of thermal energy in a fluid by the movement of warm…
States that the increase in thermal energy of a system equals…
Thermal energy that flows from a warmer material to a cooler…
Conduction
Transfer of thermal energy by collisions between particles in…
Convection
Transfer of thermal energy in a fluid by the movement of warm…
24 termscreated on January 16, 2017
Vital signs
Axillary
Blood pressure
Conduction
Convection
Under the arm
Pressure the blood exerts on the blood vessel walls as a resu…
Heat transfer by direct contact through fluids, solid or othe…
Heat transfer by air
Axillary
Under the arm
Blood pressure
Pressure the blood exerts on the blood vessel walls as a resu…
6 termscreated on January 16, 2017
heating the planet
radiation
conduction
convection
convection current
-transfer of energy by electromagnetic radiation.... no matter i…
-molecules/atoms collide and transfer energy from high to low…
-high energy molecules move in a liquid or gas... -this moves en…
-responsible for moving not only heat, but the air/water... -thi…
radiation
-transfer of energy by electromagnetic radiation.... no matter i…
conduction
-molecules/atoms collide and transfer energy from high to low…
11 termscreated on January 16, 2017
Weather Pictures
cumulonimbus cloud
stratus cloud
cumulus cloud
convection current
cumulonimbus cloud
stratus cloud
9 termscreated on January 16, 2017
Science 1-17
Convection current
convergent boundary
divergent boundary
ridge push
a current in a fluid that results from convection.
an actively deforming region where two (or more) tectonic pla…
is a linear feature that exists between two tectonic plates t…
sliding plate force is a proposed mechanism for plate motion…
Convection current
a current in a fluid that results from convection.
convergent boundary
an actively deforming region where two (or more) tectonic pla…
13 termscreated on January 16, 2017
Vocabulary Module 8
climate
convection cell
coriolis effect
hadley cell
the average weather that occurs in a given region over a long…
...
...
...
climate
the average weather that occurs in a given region over a long…
convection cell
...
9 termscreated on January 16, 2017
Science week 2
Convection current
Convergent boundary
Divergent boundary
Ridge push
the transfer of heat by the mass movement of heated particles…
is an actively deforming region where two (or more) tectonic…
is a linear feature that exists between two tectonic plates t…
sliding plate force is a proposed mechanism for plate motion…
Convection current
the transfer of heat by the mass movement of heated particles…
Convergent boundary
is an actively deforming region where two (or more) tectonic…
9 termscreated on January 16, 2017
Vocab for Jan 11-17
convection current
convergent boundary
divergent boundary
ridge push
a current in a fluid that results from convection.
In plate tectonics, a convergent boundary, also known as a de…
a linear feature that exists between two tectonic plates that…
Ridge push or sliding plate force is a proposed mechanism for…
convection current
a current in a fluid that results from convection.
convergent boundary
In plate tectonics, a convergent boundary, also known as a de…
43 termscreated on January 16, 2017
Chapter 7 Science, Earth and Space - Abeka
Land Breeze
Convection
Atmosphere
Exosphere
At night the land cools more rapidly than the sea and the hig…
Heat transfer by moving currents of hot air (or other fluids)…
Blanket of gases that surrounds our planet. It protects and s…
Outermost layer of the atmosphere.
Land Breeze
At night the land cools more rapidly than the sea and the hig…
Convection
Heat transfer by moving currents of hot air (or other fluids)…
12 termscreated on January 16, 2017
APES chapter 4
Troposhere
Stratosphere (above troposphere)
Saturation point
Adiabatic cooling
Extends 16 km above earth. It is the densest layer of the atm…
Extends roughly 16 to 50 km. Less dense than the troposphere…
The maximum amount of water vapor that can be in the air at a…
The lower pressure allows the rising air to expand in volume…
Troposhere
Extends 16 km above earth. It is the densest layer of the atm…
Stratosphere (above troposphere)
Extends roughly 16 to 50 km. Less dense than the troposphere…
55 termscreated on January 16, 2017
CHAPTER 19
Adventious Sounds
Afebrile
Alveolus
Antecubital Space
Abnormal breath sounds.
Without fever; the body temperature is normal.
A thin walled air sac of the lungs in which the exchange of o…
The space located at the front of the Elva.
Adventious Sounds
Abnormal breath sounds.
Afebrile
Without fever; the body temperature is normal.
11 termscreated on January 16, 2017
Energy in Earth Processes Vocabulary
electromagnetic energy
electromagnetic spectrum
conduction
convection
type of energy radiated, given off, in the form of waves
a model showing all the various forms of electromagnetic energy
transfer of heat energy from atom to atom due to direct contact
transfer of heat by movement in fluids (gases and liquids) ca…
electromagnetic energy
type of energy radiated, given off, in the form of waves
electromagnetic spectrum
a model showing all the various forms of electromagnetic energy
44 termscreated on January 16, 2017
Earth Science 11,12,13,14 Charpters
The Layer between the Stratosphere and…
The layer in which pollution occurs
The atmosphere's outermost layer
Layer within the thermosphere filled w…
C, Mesosphere
F, Troposphere
A, Exosphere
B, Ionosphere
The Layer between the Stratosphere and…
C, Mesosphere
The layer in which pollution occurs
F, Troposphere
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