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9th Grade Earth Science
crust
mantle
outer core
inner core
top layer of the earth
second layer of the earth, silicate rocky shell. between the…
below the mantle, third layer of the earth, liquid layer
center of the earth, HOT, a solid ball
crust
top layer of the earth
mantle
second layer of the earth, silicate rocky shell. between the…
100 terms
9th Grade Earth Science
Earth Science
Geology
Oceanology
Meteorology
the science that focuses on planet Earth and its place in the…
rocks and the structure of the earth
The study of the Earth's oceans
the scientific study of climate and weather patterns
Earth Science
the science that focuses on planet Earth and its place in the…
Geology
rocks and the structure of the earth
15 terms
9th Grade Earth Science
Science
Four Major Sciences
Life Science
Astronomy
A process of observing
Life Science... Earth Science... Physics... Chemistry
Study of living organisms
Study of objects in space
Science
A process of observing
Four Major Sciences
Life Science... Earth Science... Physics... Chemistry
17 terms
Earth science 9th grade
plates:
plate techtonics
lithosphere:
*asthenosphere:
sections of Earth's litosphere that is composed of crust and…
theory that crust and upper mantle move on plastic like layer…
ocean crust, continental crust, rigid upper mantle (about 100…
plastic-like layer beneath the lithosphere
plates:
sections of Earth's litosphere that is composed of crust and…
plate techtonics
theory that crust and upper mantle move on plastic like layer…
20 terms
Earth Science (9th Grade)
How old is the Earth?
Earths history is divided into smaller…
What is the Principle of Uniformitaria…
What is half -life used to find?
4.6 billion years
geologic time scale
the past can be found in the present
the time it takes for a radioactive isotope to decay to one h…
How old is the Earth?
4.6 billion years
Earths history is divided into smaller…
geologic time scale
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9th grade earth science final
4 branches of earth science
4 sphere (systems) of earth
how Wegener proved the continental dri…
evidence Wegener used to help prove th…
geology, oceanology, meterology, astronomy
atmosphere, lithosphere, biosphere, hydrosphere
continental drift and pangea
puzzle fit, fossil evidence, glacial evidence, rock evidence,…
4 branches of earth science
geology, oceanology, meterology, astronomy
4 sphere (systems) of earth
atmosphere, lithosphere, biosphere, hydrosphere
100 terms
9th Grade Earth Science
Earth Science
Geology
Oceanology
Meteorology
the science that focuses on planet Earth and its place in the…
rocks and the structure of the earth
The study of the Earth's oceans
the scientific study of climate and weather patterns
Earth Science
the science that focuses on planet Earth and its place in the…
Geology
rocks and the structure of the earth
27 terms
Earth Science 9th grade
Compound
Cleavage
Element
Fracture
Substance made up of more than one kind of atom (element) com…
The tendency of some minerals to break along smooth, flat sur…
The basic substances that are the building blocks of matter
the way minerals break along curved surfaces
Compound
Substance made up of more than one kind of atom (element) com…
Cleavage
The tendency of some minerals to break along smooth, flat sur…
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9th grade earth science
Lahar
Pyroclastic flow
Tephra
Viscosity
A mixture of water and lava
Superheated gases flowing down a volcano
Lava hardened in the air
The measure of the runniness of a liquid
Lahar
A mixture of water and lava
Pyroclastic flow
Superheated gases flowing down a volcano
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9th Grade Earth Science - Dynamic Earth Processes
Continental Drift
Plate Tectonics
oceanic crust
continental crust
The hypothesis that states that the continents once formed a…
The theory that pieces of Earth's lithosphere are in constant…
the portion of Earth's crust that is usually below the oceans…
The portion of the earth's crust that primarily contains gran…
Continental Drift
The hypothesis that states that the continents once formed a…
Plate Tectonics
The theory that pieces of Earth's lithosphere are in constant…
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9th Grade Earth Science Exam
earth science
geology
oceanogrophy
meterology
group of sciences that deals with earth and its neighbors in…
study of earth, physical and historical
study of the oceans
study of atmosphere and weather
earth science
group of sciences that deals with earth and its neighbors in…
geology
study of earth, physical and historical
49 terms
Earth Science 9th Grade
Destructive Force
Constructive Force
igneous rock
sedimentary rock
type of force that destroys rock through weathering, erosion,…
A force that builds up features of the Earth's surface
produced by fire, great heat, or the action of a volcano; sol…
rocks fromed from sediment derived not only from rock fragmen…
Destructive Force
type of force that destroys rock through weathering, erosion,…
Constructive Force
A force that builds up features of the Earth's surface
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9th Grade Earth Science
Astronomy
Meteorology
Geology
Oceanography
Study of objects beyond Earths atmosphere
Branch of Earth science that studies the air that surrounfs o…
Branch of Earths science that studies the materials that make…
The study of Earth's oceans, which cover nearly three-fourths…
Astronomy
Study of objects beyond Earths atmosphere
Meteorology
Branch of Earth science that studies the air that surrounfs o…
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Earth Science 9th grade
The earth's magnetic field is likely g…
What are the 3 main types of plate bou…
What is isotacy?
These areas are created by changes in…
Outer core
Convergent, divergent and transform
balance of up and down forces
Shadow zones
The earth's magnetic field is likely g…
Outer core
What are the 3 main types of plate bou…
Convergent, divergent and transform
11 terms
Earth science 9th grade
Earth science
Phenomenon
Geology
Pertology
Sciences that are concerned with the structure origin and phy…
An occurrence or fact those can be sensed the senses
Study of the origin and structure of earth
Study of rocks
Earth science
Sciences that are concerned with the structure origin and phy…
Phenomenon
An occurrence or fact those can be sensed the senses
52 terms
9th Grade Earth Science
Independent
Dependent
Control
Constants
The variable that stands alone and isn't changed by other var…
What is being measured in the experiment.
A test performed with exactly the same conditions, except for…
The items that do NOT change in an experiment
Independent
The variable that stands alone and isn't changed by other var…
Dependent
What is being measured in the experiment.
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Earth Science- 9th grade
conceptual model
control
dependent variable
hypothesis
an abstract, mental representation of an object or system
factors that are kept the same in an experiment so that only…
the variable in an experiment that is being measured as the i…
a good working explanation for a problem that can be tested
conceptual model
an abstract, mental representation of an object or system
control
factors that are kept the same in an experiment so that only…
36 terms
science 9th grade (earth science)
matter
mass
weight
pure substances
anything that occupies space and has mass
a measure of the amount of space an object contains
mass gives things ______
made of just one kind of particle examples: gold, pure water,…
matter
anything that occupies space and has mass
mass
a measure of the amount of space an object contains
145 terms
9th Grade Earth Science
Astronomy
Meteorology
Geology
Oceanography
Study of objects beyond Earths atmosphere
Branch of Earth science that studies the air that surrounfs o…
Branch of Earths science that studies the materials that make…
The study of Earth's oceans, which cover nearly three-fourths…
Astronomy
Study of objects beyond Earths atmosphere
Meteorology
Branch of Earth science that studies the air that surrounfs o…
27 terms
9th grade earth science
Science
Geology
Oceanography
Meteorology
Is a way of learning about the natural world and the knowledg…
Study of solid earth
Study of the oceans
Study of weather
Science
Is a way of learning about the natural world and the knowledg…
Geology
Study of solid earth
11 terms
9th grade earth science
Erosion
Igneous Rock
Deposition
Mass movment
A process in which the materials of earths surface are loosen…
Rock that forms when magma cools
A process in which Sediments, Soil and Rocks are added to a l…
The movment of a large mass of sediment o a section of land d…
Erosion
A process in which the materials of earths surface are loosen…
Igneous Rock
Rock that forms when magma cools
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Earth Science: 9th Grade
Asthenosphere
Astronomy
Atmosphere
Biosphere
Partially molten, plastic-like, flowing layer located below t…
Study of objects beyond Earth's atmosphere
blanket of gases surrounding Earth that contains about 78 per…
all of Earth's organisms and the environments in which they l…
Asthenosphere
Partially molten, plastic-like, flowing layer located below t…
Astronomy
Study of objects beyond Earth's atmosphere
31 terms
Earth Science - 9th Grade
Water Cycle
Precipitation
Watershed
Gradient
The continuous process by which water moves from Earth's surf…
Any form of water that falls from clouds and reaches Earth's…
an area or ridge of land that separates waters flowing to dif…
a rate of inclination; a slope
Water Cycle
The continuous process by which water moves from Earth's surf…
Precipitation
Any form of water that falls from clouds and reaches Earth's…
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Honors 9th Grade Earth Science Final Review
What is humidity?
How does water enter the atmosphere?
Conduction
Radiation
Represents the amount of water vapor or moisture in the air
Evaporation, transpiration by plants and respiration by animals
Heat transfer through direct contact
Heat Transferred in the form of waves
What is humidity?
Represents the amount of water vapor or moisture in the air
How does water enter the atmosphere?
Evaporation, transpiration by plants and respiration by animals
31 terms
9th grade earth science (density)
d=m/v
mass
volume
density
density formula
amount of matter, the quantity of atoms
the amount of space an object takes up
the concentration of matter in a object
d=m/v
density formula
mass
amount of matter, the quantity of atoms
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PCS Earth Science 9th Grade Exam
A compound mineral is made of ______ e…
Someone who studies minerals is called…
solid materials in the earths crust
study of rocks
many
mineraloligist
rock
petrology
A compound mineral is made of ______ e…
many
Someone who studies minerals is called…
mineraloligist
68 terms
Earth Science 9th Grade 1Semester
Susan said, "If I fertilize my geraniu…
Bob read about growing plants in water…
Kathy used a survey to determine how m…
Close lines mean what kind of terrain
Form a Hypothesis
Hypothesis
Test hypothesis with EXPERIMENT
Steep
Susan said, "If I fertilize my geraniu…
Form a Hypothesis
Bob read about growing plants in water…
Hypothesis
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Earth Science 9th Grade : Relationships.
Event
Rate of Change
Independent Variable
Dependent Variable
Every change or a series of change
How much of a change takes place within a given period of time
A variable (often denoted by x) whose variation does not depe…
A variable (often denoted by y) whose value depends on that o…
Event
Every change or a series of change
Rate of Change
How much of a change takes place within a given period of time
Intro. to Earth Science 9th grade
Earth Science
Geology
Physical Geology
Historical Geology
Study of the earth and its neighbors in space
"study of earth" geology is divided into 2 parts, Physical an…
Materials of earth
Origin of the earth development of the planet over the past 4…
Earth Science
Study of the earth and its neighbors in space
Geology
"study of earth" geology is divided into 2 parts, Physical an…
100 terms
9th Grade Earth Science Final Exam
Earth Science
Geology
Oceanology
Meteorology
the science that focuses on planet Earth and its place in the…
rocks and the structure of the earth
The study of the Earth's oceans
the scientific study of climate and weather patterns
Earth Science
the science that focuses on planet Earth and its place in the…
Geology
rocks and the structure of the earth
100 terms
9th Grade Earth Science Final Exam
Earth Science
Geology
Oceanology
Meteorology
the science that focuses on planet Earth and its place in the…
rocks and the structure of the earth
The study of the Earth's oceans
the scientific study of climate and weather patterns
Earth Science
the science that focuses on planet Earth and its place in the…
Geology
rocks and the structure of the earth
34 terms
9th grade Honors Earth Science
Lithosphere
Litho
Kinds of crust:
Asthenosphere
Includes crust and upper mantel
Stone
Continental (less dense, ex. Granite)... Oceanic (more dense, ex…
Is below the lithosphere. Is the lower mantel. Is partly melt…
Lithosphere
Includes crust and upper mantel
Litho
Stone
31 terms
Unit 6: Astronomy - 9th grade Earth Science
Nebular Theory
List the colors in VL in order of incr…
Types of electromagnetic radiation.
Doppler Effect
the sun and planets formed from a rotating disk of dust and g…
violet, blue, green, yellow, orange, red.
gamma, x-ray, ultraviolet, visible light, infrared, microwave…
the apparent change in frequency of electromagnetic/sound wav…
Nebular Theory
the sun and planets formed from a rotating disk of dust and g…
List the colors in VL in order of incr…
violet, blue, green, yellow, orange, red.
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Study Guide 9th grade Earth and Environmental Science
Weathering
Erosion
Mechanical Weathering
Temperature
The breaking down of particles
Moving the weathered particles
Physical Weathering with no damage to the rock's composition…
Water collects in cracks. It expands and creates pressure, cr…
Weathering
The breaking down of particles
Erosion
Moving the weathered particles
22 terms
9TH GRADE EARTH Science words
meteorology
oceanography
astronomy
paleontology
study of the atmosphere and weather
study of the oceans
study of the stars and space
study of past life forms
meteorology
study of the atmosphere and weather
oceanography
study of the oceans
68 terms
Earth Science 9th Grade 1Semester
Susan said, "If I fertilize my geraniu…
Bob read about growing plants in water…
Kathy used a survey to determine how m…
Close lines mean what kind of terrain
Form a Hypothesis
Hypothesis
Test hypothesis with EXPERIMENT
Steep
Susan said, "If I fertilize my geraniu…
Form a Hypothesis
Bob read about growing plants in water…
Hypothesis
31 terms
9th grade Earth Science Review
What happens in the troposphere?
What occurs in the stratosphere?
Are continental polar's cold and dry?
Which causes lake effect snow?
Weather
The ozone is located here
Yes
Continental polar
What happens in the troposphere?
Weather
What occurs in the stratosphere?
The ozone is located here
8 terms
Earth science: atmosphere (9th grade)
list the 5 most common gases in the at…
what forms can water take in the atmos…
what are the 5 layers of the atmospher…
which of these layers is closest to th…
nitrogen and oxygen are the most common ; argon, carbon dioxi…
solid, liquid, and gas. solid water is in the form of ice. Li…
troposphere, stratosphere, mesosphere, thermosphere, and exos…
the troposphere
list the 5 most common gases in the at…
nitrogen and oxygen are the most common ; argon, carbon dioxi…
what forms can water take in the atmos…
solid, liquid, and gas. solid water is in the form of ice. Li…
18 terms
9th Grade Earth Science - Universe Unit 2
dark matter
dark energy
nuclear fusion
atomic number
matter that does not give off electromagnetic radiation but i…
a mysterious force that appears to be causing the expansion o…
A nuclear reaction in which atomic nuclei of low atomic numbe…
Number of protons
dark matter
matter that does not give off electromagnetic radiation but i…
dark energy
a mysterious force that appears to be causing the expansion o…
38 terms
Unit 3 Test Earth and Environmental Science (9th grade)
Which of the following is the correct…
What is the most prevalent type of roc…
What is the accepted age of Earth?
The process that occurs when physical…
Precambrian, Paleozoic, Mesozoic, Cenozoic
Igneous and metamorphic
about 4.56 billion years
mechanical weathering
Which of the following is the correct…
Precambrian, Paleozoic, Mesozoic, Cenozoic
What is the most prevalent type of roc…
Igneous and metamorphic
61 terms
9th Grade Earth Science Midterm
Earth Science
Geology
Oceanography
Meteorology
the science that focuses on planet Earth and its place in the…
rocks and the structure of the earth
The study of the Earth's oceans
the scientific study of climate and weather patterns
Earth Science
the science that focuses on planet Earth and its place in the…
Geology
rocks and the structure of the earth
26 terms
Science Midterm Review 9th grade earth science
Hydrology
astronomy
meterologoy
element
study of oceans
study of the universe
study of the atmosphere
substance that cannot be broken down into a simpler substance
Hydrology
study of oceans
astronomy
study of the universe
16 terms
Earth Science Quiz March 9th Grade
Abrasion
Capillarity
Deposition
Discharge
Rubbing together
The ability of water to rise in small openings
To drop off due to a decrease in velocity
How much water is flowing in a stream/river
Abrasion
Rubbing together
Capillarity
The ability of water to rise in small openings
126 terms
9th Grade Earth Science Final Exam Review
Earth Science
Geology
Oceanology
Meteorology
the science that focuses on planet Earth and its place in the…
rocks and the structure of the earth
The study of the Earth's oceans
the scientific study of climate and weather patterns
Earth Science
the science that focuses on planet Earth and its place in the…
Geology
rocks and the structure of the earth
100 terms
9th Grade Earth Science Final Exam
Earth Science
Geology
Oceanology
Meteorology
the science that focuses on planet Earth and its place in the…
rocks and the structure of the earth
The study of the Earth's oceans
the scientific study of climate and weather patterns
Earth Science
the science that focuses on planet Earth and its place in the…
Geology
rocks and the structure of the earth
35 terms
Earth Science Honors 9th
astronomy
Earth Science
geology
meteorology
the scientific study of the universe beyond earth
the scientific study of earth and its universe
the scientific study of earths orgin, history, and structure…
the scientific study of earths atmosphere
astronomy
the scientific study of the universe beyond earth
Earth Science
the scientific study of earth and its universe
36 terms
intro to earth science 9th grade 2013
geology
petrology
hydrosphere
heliocentric
study of the earth and rocks
Study of Rocks
all water, frozen liquid and gas on the earth which is studie…
the sun as the center
geology
study of the earth and rocks
petrology
Study of Rocks
53 terms
Earth Science Chap. 17 9th grade
What early evidence Earth continents m…
Abraham Ortelius discovered? 1500's
Edward Seuss 1800's
Alfred Wegner supported continent drif…
The matching coastlines either side Atlantic Ocean... Fossils, R…
Fit of continents... Theory problem:... Thought earthquakes and fl…
Gondwandland - joined Southern Continents
A.Pangea theory-supercontinent proved by:... 1) Fossils couldn'…
What early evidence Earth continents m…
The matching coastlines either side Atlantic Ocean... Fossils, R…
Abraham Ortelius discovered? 1500's
Fit of continents... Theory problem:... Thought earthquakes and fl…
40 terms
9th Grade Earth Systems Science, Utah
Big Bang Theory
Blue Shift
Red Shift
Nuclear Fusion
The scientific theory that the universe began with a large ex…
A change on the observed spectral lines towards the blue end…
A change on the observed spectral lines towards the red end o…
The reaction which occurs in starts. Through the combining of…
Big Bang Theory
The scientific theory that the universe began with a large ex…
Blue Shift
A change on the observed spectral lines towards the blue end…
22 terms
Unit 2 Vocab 9th grade Honors Earth Science
Aquifer
Confluence (of a river)
Conservation
Current
An underground layer of rock that contains water.
The point where two streams join together
Protecting and preserving natural resources and the environment
A continuous, directed movement of seawater
Aquifer
An underground layer of rock that contains water.
Confluence (of a river)
The point where two streams join together
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